Ammon - 167
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member JacobBarlow
N 43° 28.213 W 111° 58.047
12T E 421748 N 4813488
Quick Description: This village, first called South Iona, was settled by Latter-Day Saints.
Location: Idaho, United States
Date Posted: 3/27/2008 1:06:07 PM
Waymark Code: WM3F5Y
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member PeanutsParents
Views: 17

Long Description:
This village, first called South Iona, was settled by Latter-Day Saints. A Branch of the Church was organized Nov. 26, 1889 wit Arthur M. Rawson as presiding Elder. He later became Bishop. On Feb. 12, 1893, the Ward name was changed to Ammon, honoring the son of King Mosiah of Book of Mormon history who was a missionary to the Lamanites. The first public building was made of logs and was erected on this site to serve as both church and school the present brick meeting house was built 1912-13.
Marker Name: Ammon

Marker Number: 167

Marker Text: Not listed

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