Downey, Idaho

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United States Gotoarrow.png Idaho Gotoarrow.png Bannock County Gotoarrow.png Downey

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Downey Chamber of Commerce

City Hall

http://www.homelandweb.com/downey/

City of Downey
15 S Main St
Downey, ID
(208) 897-9904

Resources

Funeral Home

Biography

Cemeteries

The following are cemeteries in the vicinity of Downey. The principal cemetery for Downey is located within the city limits, but there are several small cemeteries in the rural area nearby.

Name of cemetery Location Records
Byington Family Cemetery
near Downey
Cambridge
Northeast of Downey Transcription in book form at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City; Index and photos of tombstones online
Downey City Cemetery Downey Index and photos of tombstones online
Grant Ward Cemetery near Downey List of individuals buried and photos of tombstones online
Marsh Center Cemetery near Downey
(Raymond) Pierce Headstone one mile east of Far West Truck Stop near Downey Photo of tombstone online
Red Rock Pass Cemetery About 10 miles south of Downey on Hwy. 91 Lists of known individuals buried here and Photos of existing tombtones online.
Woodland Cemetery 4 miles west of Downey Transcription in book form at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City; photos of existing tombstones online

Church History and Records

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

  • Downey
  1. Record of Members, 1907-1939
  2. Annual genealogical report, Form E, 1907-1948

Directories

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

History

Maps

Newspapers

Copies of several newspapers published in Downey are housed in the Idaho State Archives in Boise, Idaho. Among copies in that research facility are:

Downey comet -- 6 Jan. 1939 through 24 Nov. 1960
Downey comet and the Bancroft standard -- 22 Apr. 1938 through 29 Dec. 1939
Downey comet and the Bancroft standard -- 31 May 1945 through 12 Sep. 1946
Marsh Valley echo -- Dec. 1942 through Nov. 1945
Marsh Valley Junior echo -- 1945

School Records and Yearbooks

The Idaho State Archives in Boise has a copy of the 1957 school annual, the Marshopolitan, of North Marsh High School, which serves the cities of Arimo and Downey.

Websites

References

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Downey Public Library
18 N Main
Downey, Idaho 83234
(208) 897-5270