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==== Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints  ====
 
==== Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints  ====
  
===== Current =====
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===== Current =====
 
 
There are five meeting places in Preston:
 
  
Preston Wards of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
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Preston Meetinghouses of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints  
  
55 E 1st S<br>Preston, ID 83263
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55 E 1st S<br>Preston, ID 83263  
  
155 N 200 W<br>Preston, ID 83263
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155 N 200 W<br>Preston, ID 83263  
  
310 N State St<br>Preston, ID 83263
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310 N State St<br>Preston, ID 83263  
  
Benson Park Ward (YSA)<br>165 W 4800 S<br>Preston, ID 83263
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Smithfield, UT YSA 5th Ward (YSA)<br>165 W 4800 S<br>Preston, ID 83263  
  
 
Valley View Branch (Spanish)<br>1444 S 1600 E<br>Preston, ID 83263
 
Valley View Branch (Spanish)<br>1444 S 1600 E<br>Preston, ID 83263
  
===== Historical =====
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===== Historical =====
 
 
Many of the original records of church units are in the [http://lds.org/churchhistory/library 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 [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/Library/FHC/frameset_fhc.asp Family History Centers].&nbsp; There are records of the [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=topicdetails&subject=366389&subject_disp=Idaho%2C++Franklin%2C++Preston++%2D++Church++records&columns=*,0,0 Preston Ward(s)] (1879-1948) in this collection.
 
 
 
  
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Many of the original records of church units are in the [[Family History Library|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 [[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers|Family History Centers]].&nbsp; There are records of the {{FHL|366389|subject-id|disp=Preston Ward(s)}} (1879-1948) in this collection.
  
 
==== Other  ====
 
==== Other  ====
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=== Directories  ===
 
=== Directories  ===
  
The Idaho State&nbsp;Archives in Boise has a collection of city, county, state and regional [http://history.idaho.gov/directories.html directories].  
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The Idaho State&nbsp;Archives in Boise has a collection of city, county, state and regional [http://www.digitalarchives.idaho.gov/default.aspx directories].&nbsp;
  
 
=== Funeral Homes  ===
 
=== Funeral Homes  ===
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'''Webb Funeral Home'''<br>109 Bear River Blfs<br>Preston, Idaho 83263<br>(208) 852-1527<br>'''Webb Funeral Home'''<br>1005 S 800 E<br>Preston, Idaho 83263<br>(208) 852-1391<br>'''Webb Jordan D'''<br>109 E Oneida St<br>Preston, Idaho 83263<br>(208) 852-0533<br>http://www.webbmortuary.com/<br>'''Nelson Funeral Home'''<br>85 S Main St<br>Smithfield, Utah 84335<br>(435) 563-5621<br>http://www.nelsonfuneralhome.com/
  
 
=== History  ===
 
=== History  ===
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The Greater Preston Business Association has made available online a [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~idfrankl/1stfam.htm#Top brief history of Preston], Idaho.
  
 
=== Maps  ===
 
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===== Historical  =====
 
===== Historical  =====
  
Copies of issues of [http://history.idaho.gov/newspapers_n-r.html Preston newspapers] are in the collections of the Idaho State&nbsp;Archives in Boise.
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Copies of issues of the following [http://www.digitalarchives.idaho.gov/default.aspx Preston newspapers] are in the collections of the Idaho State&nbsp;Archives in Boise:
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''Cache Valley clarion''&nbsp; 1940:1:4-1941:12:25&nbsp;&nbsp;<br> ''Franklin County citizen''&nbsp; 1913:1:31:-1942:7:9&nbsp;&nbsp;<br> ''Preston booster''&nbsp; 1912:1:25-1913:1:15&nbsp; <br>''Preston citizen''&nbsp; 1942:7:16-9999&nbsp;&nbsp;<br> ''Preston standard''&nbsp; 1901:8:16-1902:9:5&nbsp;&nbsp;<br> ''Southeastern advocate''&nbsp; 1913:12:3-1914:12:30 <br>
  
 
=== Obituaries  ===
 
=== Obituaries  ===

Revision as of 20:37, 18 January 2012

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Quick Facts

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Preston, Idaho

Former name

Geographic location

City Hall

http://prestonidaho.net/index.html
Preston City Hall
70 West Oneida
Preston, ID 83263
Phone: (208) 852-1817
Fax: (208) 852-1820
E-Mail: prestoncity@plmw.com

Resources

Biography

Cemeteries

Church History and Records

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Current

Preston Meetinghouses of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

55 E 1st S
Preston, ID 83263

155 N 200 W
Preston, ID 83263

310 N State St
Preston, ID 83263

Smithfield, UT YSA 5th Ward (YSA)
165 W 4800 S
Preston, ID 83263

Valley View Branch (Spanish)
1444 S 1600 E
Preston, ID 83263

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.  There are records of the Preston Ward(s) (1879-1948) in this collection.

Other

Grace Fellowship Church‎
16 North State Street
Preston, ID 83263-1237

(208) 852-3900

Directories

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

Funeral Homes

Webb Funeral Home
109 Bear River Blfs
Preston, Idaho 83263
(208) 852-1527
Webb Funeral Home
1005 S 800 E
Preston, Idaho 83263
(208) 852-1391
Webb Jordan D
109 E Oneida St
Preston, Idaho 83263
(208) 852-0533
http://www.webbmortuary.com/
Nelson Funeral Home
85 S Main St
Smithfield, Utah 84335
(435) 563-5621
http://www.nelsonfuneralhome.com/

History

The Greater Preston Business Association has made available online a brief history of Preston, Idaho.

Maps

Military History and Records

Minorities

Newspapers

Current

The Citizen
77 South State Street
Preston, ID 83263
Ph. 208-882-0155
email - kellym@prestoncitizen.com
Weekly

Historical

Copies of issues of the following Preston newspapers are in the collections of the Idaho State Archives in Boise:

Cache Valley clarion  1940:1:4-1941:12:25  
Franklin County citizen  1913:1:31:-1942:7:9  
Preston booster  1912:1:25-1913:1:15 
Preston citizen  1942:7:16-9999  
Preston standard  1901:8:16-1902:9:5  
Southeastern advocate  1913:12:3-1914:12:30

Obituaries

School Records

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Larsen-Sant Library
109 S 1st E
Preston, Idaho 83263
(208)852-0175

Websites

References