Parent County: Original
Co. Seat: Cities
Malad City: Holbrook
Established January 22, 1864 with its county seat at Soda Springs. In 1866 it was moved to Malad City, because of
its growth and its location on the stagecoach line and freight road between Corinne, Utah, and the mines in Butte,
Montana. Named for Lake Oneida, New York, the area from which most of the early settlers had emigrated.
10 Court Street, Malad, ID 83252-0191 Phone: (208) 766-4116 ext. 10 Fax: (208) 766-2448
IGS Publication: Spring 2008