there! My name is
. I am the volunteer coordinator
was born, raised and have
lived within 30 miles of Latah County for 55 years.
Latah County is located in
North Central Idaho
; bordered on
the west by Whitman County
and Latah Counties are referred to as
.” The Palouse
is a designated sight seeing route through the
Latah County is the only
county in the United States that was established by an act of congress
It is comprised of 1,077 square miles.
Incorporated cities in
Latah County are: Bovill
communities are Avon, Cedar Creek, Harvard, Helmer, Howell, Joel,
The County seat is
Moscow. Moscow is also the home
University of Idaho
; a land grant and primary research
in 1889. It is the oldest public
university in Idaho.
Whitman County, WA, to the west of us is home to Washington
, founded in 1890 it is Washington's
original land grant university
class research institute.
If you have historical or
genealogical information on Latah County or past residents, that you
to pass on for use on this site, please feel free to do so. I
welcome old pictures of the area, families,
citizens, along with obituaries, biographies, and any other historical
This Latah County GenWeb
site is a work in progress. I am currently working on learning how to
the pages, correct broken links, etc.
If you find broken links, please
Thanks so much!