To request editing rights on the Wiki, click here.

Driggs, Teton County, Idaho Genealogy

From FamilySearch Wiki
(Redirected from Driggs, Idaho)
Jump to navigation Jump to search

United States > Idaho > Teton County > Driggs

Quick Facts[edit | edit source]

Former name[edit | edit source]

Geographic location[edit | edit source]

City Hall[edit | edit source]

Driggs City Hall
325 South 5 East
Driggs, ID 83422
Phone: 208-354-2362

Resources[edit | edit source]

Biography[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Church History and Records[edit | edit source]

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints[edit | edit source]

Current[edit | edit source]

There are three wards and two branches (congregations) in Driggs, meeting in two separate locations:

Driggs Wards‎ (Wards 1st, 2nd, 3rd and Spanish Branch)
221 N 1st E
Driggs, ID 83422

(208) 354-2314

Driggs 4th Branch (Young Single Adults)‎

580 Ross Avenue Driggs, ID 83422

(208) 354-2266

Historical[edit | edit source]

Many of the original records of church units are in the Church History Library in Salt Lake City. Many of the membership records covering these units from the date of their creation to about 1948 have been microfilmed and are available at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City or at its Family History Centers.  Records of the Driggs Ward (1909-1948) are in this collection.

[edit | edit source]

Roman Catholic[edit | edit source]

Good Shepherd Catholic Church‎
245 S Highway 33
Driggs, ID 83422

(208) 354-8960

Other[edit | edit source]

Calvary Chapel of Teton Valley‎
53 Depot Street
Driggs, ID 83422

(208) 354-9673

Teton Valley Community Bible Church‎
257 2nd Street East
Driggs, ID 83422-5054

(208) 354-8523

Summit Foursquare Church‎
53 Depot Street
Driggs, ID 83422

(208) 354-8822

Teton Christian Academy‎
260 Howard Avenue
Driggs, ID 83422-5153

(208) 354-8809

Directories[edit | edit source]

The Idaho State Archives in Boise has a collection of city, county, regional and state directories.

Funeral Homes[edit | edit source]

Valley Mortuary
786 Valley Centre Dr
Driggs, Idaho 83422
(208) 354-2394

History[edit | edit source]

The town of Driggs is the largest settlement in the Teton Valley, and is situated in the open valley a short distance east of the Teton River, in Teton Basin. Don C. Driggs was one of the first settlers. The total population of the Driggs Precinct was874 in 1930.

Additional history of Driggs, Idaho and the early settlers of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints there can be found in:
Andrew Jenson. Encyclopedic History of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Salt Lake City: Deseret News Publishing Company, 1941, p. 198.

Maps[edit | edit source]

Military History and Records[edit | edit source]

Minorities[edit | edit source]

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Current[edit | edit source]

Teton Valley News
75 North Main Street
Driggs, ID 83422
Ph. 208-354-8101
email -

Historical[edit | edit source]

Copies of the following newspapers published in Driggs are included in the collections of the Idaho State Archives  in Boise.

Teton Valley news -- 1909:4:15-present
Teton Valley news -- 1914:12:17

Obituaries[edit | edit source]

School Records[edit | edit source]

Websites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]