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The Idaho Genealogical Society has published a collection of recipes in a cookbook titled"150 Years of Idaho Cooking", in honor of the Idaho Territorial Sesquicentennial. The book includes a number of recipes from Idaho's historical past, including interesting notes and anecdotes about the recipe or its contributor. Visit the IGS Publications page to order, or Click Here!

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Madison County
Established: 2/18/1913

Parent County: Fremont

Co. Seat: Cities
Rexburg: Sugar City

Established February 18, 1913 with its county seat at Rexburg. Named for President James Madison, the fourth
president of the United States. First settlers in the county were Mormon families from Utah, who built the first
irrigation system.

County Clerk:
County Courthouse, Rexburg, ID 83440-0389 Phone: (208) 356-3662 Fax: (208) 356-8396

IGS Publication: 2007