Malta, Idaho

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Quick Facts

Former name

Geographic location

City Hall

Malta City Clerks
1486 S. 2200 E.
Malta, Idaho 83342
(208) 645-2498

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries

Church History and Records

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Current

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints‎
Malta 1st and 2nd Wards

Church Street & 4th
Malta, ID 83342

(208) 645-2503

Historical

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 Malta Ward (1910-1948) are among this collections.


Directories

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

Funeral Homes

History

Malta lies in the Raft River Valley. And is located on the west side of the Raft River eight miles south of Idahome, the nearest railroad station on the Oregon Short Line Railroad , 12 miles northeast of Elba and 30 miles north east of Oakley. Malta is situated in the mist of a fertile farming district, irrigated from the Smith and family in 1900’s. The Malta Precinct had a total population of 494 in 1930.

Additional history of Malta, Idaho and the early Mormon 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. 466.

Maps

Military History and Records

Minorities

Newspapers

Copies of issues of some newspapers in the collections of the Idaho State Archives in Boise may be of interest to the residents of Malta.

Obituaries

School Records

Websites

References