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>From Lalia Boone's Idaho Place Names:
"Crossing on Wickahoney Creek, a 36-mi tributary of Bruneau River from the SW.
"Wickahoney (4786'), T111S R4W sec 22. Nine mi NE of Grasmere; once a stage
station on the road between Bruneau and Mountain City, NV. Post Office
"A Shoshoni Indian name already on the land when the emigrants came. It means
"beaver", of which there were many."
John / Boise
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I am researching the Beers/Sargent family that lived in the Jordan Valley
area of Oregon in the early to mid 1930s. I have seen several references to
Jordan Valley in Owyhee Co., ID websites and quarries.
Was there a Jordan Valley, ID or was Jordan Valley, OR once part of Idaho?
Are there records from Jordan Valley, OR in Owyhee Co., ID?
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