Place:Shoshone, Idaho, United States

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NameShoshone
Alt namesShoshonesource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Located inIdaho, United States     (1864 - )
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Shoshone County is a county located in the U.S. state of Idaho. The county was established in 1864, named for the Native American Shoshone tribe. The population was 12,765 at the 2010 census. Shoshone County is commonly referred to as the Silver Valley, due to its century-old mining history. The Silver Valley is famous nationwide for the vast amounts of silver, lead, and zinc mined from it. The county seat is Wallace and the largest city is Kellogg.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1864 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1866 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1870 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1871 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1871 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1875 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1907 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1910 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1870 722
1880 469
1890 5,382
1900 11,950
1910 13,963
1920 14,250
1930 19,060
1940 21,230
1950 22,806
1960 20,876
1970 19,718
1980 19,226
1990 13,931

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External links

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