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Tetonia, Teton County, Idaho Genealogy

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City Hall[edit | edit source]

Tetonia City Hall
3192 Perry Avenue
P.O. Box 57
Tetonia, Idaho 83452
Phone: 208-456-2249

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Church History and Records[edit | edit source]

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

Current[edit | edit source]

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints‎
Tetonia 1st and 2nd Wards
209 S Main
Tetonia, ID 83452

(208) 456-2221

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 Tetonia Ward(1898-1948) are in this collection.

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Directories[edit | edit source]

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

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History[edit | edit source]

Among the first settlers in the Tetonia Valley was Edwin S. Little, who in the spring of 1889 settled on the Teton River. The town site is about nine miles northwest of Driggs, and 40 miles east of Rexburg Tetonia celebrated its 100th birthday this year. The Village of Tetonia plat was recorded in Fremont County, Idaho on November 17, 1910 and later transferred to Teton County in 1915.

Additional history of Tetonia, Idaho and the early Latter-day Saint settlers 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. 869.

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There are no copies of issues of Tetonia newspapers in the collections of the Idaho State Archives in Boise, Idaho, but newspaper issues from neighboring towns may be helpful to Tetonia residents.

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