Parent County: Boise
Co. Seat: Cities
Weiser: Cambridge, Midvale
Established February 20, 1879, with Weiser as its county seat. Named for George Washington, the first president of the United States. Donald MacKenzie was one of the first white men in the area in 1811. Settlers came in the 1860s after gold was discovered in the area.
County Courthouse, Weiser, ID 83672-0670 Phone: (208) 414-2092 Fax: (208) 414-3925
IGS Publication: Spring 1996