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=== Wards and Branches  ===
 
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Burley 1st, Burley 2nd, Burley 3rd, Burley 4th, Declo, Pella, Springdale, Star, Unity and View.  
 
Burley 1st, Burley 2nd, Burley 3rd, Burley 4th, Declo, Pella, Springdale, Star, Unity and View.  
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See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p.99.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 99.</ref><br>
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See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p.xx-xx.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. xx-xx.</ref><br>
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*Located in the town of Burley which lies south of the Oregon Short Line Railroad tracks and extends eastward to an alley running through the blocks north and south between Overland and Albion avenues.  
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*1915 - On May 23, the Burley Ward was divided into two wards to be known as the Burley 1st Ward and the Burley 2nd Ward.  
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*1919 -The Burley 1st Ward constituted a part of the Cassia Stake until 1919, when it was transferred to the Burley Stake.  
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*List of {{FHL|Saints. Burley 1st|corporate|disp=Burley 1st Ward}} church and other records at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].
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*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
  
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*Located in the town of Burley which lies south of the Oregon Short Line Railroad tracks and east of an alley running through the blocks north and south between Overland and Albion avenues.
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*1915 - On May 23, the Burley Ward was divided into two wards to be known respectively as the Burley 1st and 2nd wards. The 2nd Ward comprised that part of Burley lying east of Overland Avenue.
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*1921 - The area of the ward was reduced to its present boundaries by the organization of the Burley 3rd Ward.
  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
  
*List of {{FHL|Saints. ____|corporate|disp=____ Ward}} church and other records at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
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*List of {{FHL|Saints. Burley 2nd|corporate|disp=Burley 2nd Ward}} church and other records at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
  
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Revision as of 17:22, 26 April 2013

Idaho go to Cassia County Church Records go to Burley Stake, Idaho LDS Church Wards and Branches

This page includes the boundaries of wards and branches around 1930's, a timeline history, and how to obtain the records.

Source for this page: Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 99-100.

  • Online through BYU Books. (Free) In the Text search box, type the town or unit name and click Go. Select page numbers (tiny) at the right to see the page.
  • Also available through Ancestry.com ($).

Burley Stake

Stake boundaries as of about 1930 — see Encyclopedic History..., p.99-100.[1]

  • Area of the County:Located in the northern part of Cassia County, 22 miles southwest of Minidoka and 22 miles north of Oakley.
  • Headquarters in (town):Burley.
  • Boundaries of stake:Burlely extends north of Snake River, which separates it from the Minidoka Stake and also from Minidoka County, Idaho. Eastward the stake extends to and includes Declo; southward it extends to and includes View; west it extends into the country far enough to include Star and Pella.


History Timeline up to about 1930

This timeline (arranged by year) includes events that affected records, record-keeping, and movements of Mormons in this area.

  • 1905 - Members of the Church were organized as a branch of the Oakley 3rd Ward of the Cassia Stake.
  • 1906 - On June 3, 1906, this branch was organized as a regular bishop’s ward.
  • 1915 - The Burley Ward was divided into the Burley 1st and 2nd wards, May 23, 1915.
  • 1919 - Burley Stake is an outgrowth of Cassia Stake, and was organized July 27.
  • 1920 - May 23,a stake tabernacle was built having an auditorium capable of seating about 1,200 people, also contains an amusement hall in the basement, a stake office, a bishop’s office, a baptismal font, etc. It is lighted by electricity and heated by hot air. This edifice, erected at a cost of about $60,000.



Other History Resources
Many wards or branches appointed members to compile a history. Copies may be in the ward library or in homes of members. Some contain biographical sketches of members of the ward at the time of compilation.

Obtain the Records

Wards and Branches

Burley 1st, Burley 2nd, Burley 3rd, Burley 4th, Declo, Pella, Springdale, Star, Unity and View.

Burley 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Wards

See Encyclopedic History..., p.99.[2]

  • Burley 1st Ward

Boundaries:

  • Located in the town of Burley which lies south of the Oregon Short Line Railroad tracks and extends eastward to an alley running through the blocks north and south between Overland and Albion avenues.

History timeline

  • 1915 - On May 23, the Burley Ward was divided into two wards to be known as the Burley 1st Ward and the Burley 2nd Ward.
  • 1919 -The Burley 1st Ward constituted a part of the Cassia Stake until 1919, when it was transferred to the Burley Stake.

Obtain the Records


  • Burley 2nd Ward

Boundaries:

  • Located in the town of Burley which lies south of the Oregon Short Line Railroad tracks and east of an alley running through the blocks north and south between Overland and Albion avenues.

History timeline:

  • 1915 - On May 23, the Burley Ward was divided into two wards to be known respectively as the Burley 1st and 2nd wards. The 2nd Ward comprised that part of Burley lying east of Overland Avenue.
  • 1921 - The area of the ward was reduced to its present boundaries by the organization of the Burley 3rd Ward.

Obtain the Records


  • Burley 3rd Ward

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yy Ward

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yy Ward

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References

  1. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p.99-100.
  2. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 99.
  3. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p.xx-xx.
  4. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.
  5. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.
  6. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.
  7. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.
  8. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.
  9. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.