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Malad City in Oneida County, Idaho — The American West (Mountains)
 

Samaria

 
 
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By Barry Swackhamer, August 9, 2019
1. Samaria Marker
Inscription.  The Price family located on the present site of Samaria Feb. 10, 1868. A branch of the Church fo Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints was organized Nov. 18, 1868, Thomas S. Thomas, President. Irrigation water was obtained from John Thorpe's Spring. A log building erected to serve for school and church was dedicated March 1870, David P. Davis, teacher; Jonah Evans, Bishop. Other firsts were Mary D. Davis, Postmistress: John E. Price, Sr., sawmill operator; Heber Sparks, blacksmith.
 
Erected 1968 by Daughters of Utah Pioneers, Central Company, Salt Lake City, Utah. (Marker Number 346.)
 
Location. 42° 6.914′ N, 112° 20.04′ W. Marker is in Malad City, Idaho, in Oneida County. Marker is on West 4900 South, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4900 South 4500 West, Malad City ID 83252, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within walking distance of this marker. In Memory of Benjamin Waldron (within shouting distance of this marker).
 
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Samaria Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, August 9, 2019
2. Samaria Marker
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on September 25, 2019. This page originally submitted on September 25, 2019, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 48 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 25, 2019, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.
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