St. Charles, Idaho

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City Hall

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St Charles City Hall
11 Main Street
St Charles, ID
United States
(208) 945-9636


Church and Church Records

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints


There is one ward (congregation) in St Charles.


In 1863 General Charles C. Rich lead a company to settle Bear Lake Valley. At that time this valley was claimed by Shoshone and Bannock Indians for a summer hunting and camping place. General Rich consulted with these two chiefs, and it was decided the Bear Lake Valley could be open to settlers. Learn more


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



The Idaho State Archives has in its collections copies of city, county, state and regional directories.



There are no newspapers for St Charles in the Idaho State Archives but the Archives has copies of many Idaho newspapers which may be of interest to residents of St. Charles.

Societies, Libraries and Museums