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This page includes the boundaries of wards and branches around 1930's, a timeline history, and how to obtain the records.

Source for this page: Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941).

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Cache Stake

Stake boundaries as of about 1930
See Encyclopedic History..., p. 105-106.[1]

  • Area of the County: North end of Cache County, Utah.
  • Headquarters in (town):Not mentioned.
  • Boundaries of stake:

Cache Stake (1930) consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the north part of the city of Logan and some farming districts in Cache County, Utah.


History Timeline up to about 1930

This timeline (arranged by year) includes events that affected records, record-keeping, and movements of Mormons in this area.

  • 1856 - Colony of Saints settled into recently-organized Cache County.
  • 1856 - September established on the site of what is now Wellsville - but which in the beginning was known as Maughan’s Fort.
  • 1858 - Settlement vacated. Later the same year most returned plus new settlers arrived.
  • 1877 - May 21, 1877, the Cache Stake of Zion was organized. The time of organization the Stake consisted of 24 Wards.
  • 1884 - All the part of Cache Stake within the limits of Idaho was organized as the Oneida Stake, Idaho.
  • 1901 - Cache Stake was divided into three stakes, namely, Cache Stake, to retain the central part of Cache County, Hyrum Stake,Utah to include the south part, and Benson Stake,Utah the north part of said county.
  • 1920 - Another reduction in the area of Cache Stake was made in 1920, when the south part of Logan was organized as the Logan Stake, Utah.


Other History Resources
Many wards or branches appointed members to compile a history. Copies may be in the ward library or in homes of members. Some contain biographical sketches of members of the ward at the time of compilation.

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 Wards and Branches

Benson, Hyde Park, Logan 3rd Logan 4th, Logan 5th, Logan 9th, Logan 10th, North Logan.

Benson Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 59-60.[2]

Benson Ward, Cache Stake, Cache Co., Utah, consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in a tract of level country centrally located in Cache Valley, extending to Bear River on the north and northwest, to Hyde Park on the east, to Logan 3rd Ward on the south, and to Logan River on the southwest.

History timeline

  • 1871 - First settled
  • 1877 - Benson Ward is an outgrowth of Hyde Park Ward
  • 1877 - Organized as a new Ward, June 14, 1877

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Hyde Park Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 349.[3]

Boundaries:

Hyde Park, Cache Stake, Cache Co., Utah, consists of a farming community of Latter-day Saints lying immediately north of Logan. The ward extends north to Smithfield, east to the mountains, south to North Logan, and west to the Benson Ward. The great majority of the inhabitants reside on the townsite of Hyde Park on ground which slopes gently to the southwest, five miles northeast to the center of Logan, the county seat and stake headquarters, three miles southeast of Smithfield, about 90 miles by rail and shortest wagon road north of Salt Lake City.


History timeline

  • 1860 – Settlement started and settled by a few families from Lehi, Utah.
  • 1860 – Organized into a branch July 1, 1860.

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Logan Wards

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 440-441.[4]

Boundaries:


Logan 3rd Ward, Cache Stake, Cache Co., Utah, consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the northwest part of Logan City, including adjoining farming districts. East the ward extends to 2nd West St. (which separates it from the Logan 4th Ward), south to 1st North St. (which separates it from the Logan 1st and Logan 2nd wards of the Logan Stake), and west to the city limits.

Logan 4th Ward, Cache Stake, Cache Co., Utah, consists of Latter-day Saints residing in that part of Logan which extends north to 4th North St., east to 3rd East Street (which separates it from the Logan 9th and 5th wards), south to 1st North St., and west to 2nd West St. (which separates it from the Logan 3rd Ward).

Logan 5th Ward, Cache Stake, Cache Co., Utah, consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in that part of Logan which extends north to 6th North St. (which separates it from the Logan 10th Ward), east it extends to the mountains and includes the Agricultural College, south it extends to the crest of the hill overlooking the Logan River, and west to 3rd East St. (which separates it from the Logan 4th and 9th wards).

Logan 9th Ward, Cache Stake, Cache Co., Utah, consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in that part of Logan City which extends north to the limits of the city, east to 3rd East St. (which separates it from the Logan 5th and 10th wards), south to 4th North St., (which separates it from the Logan 4th Ward), and west to 2nd West St., (which separates it from the Logan 3rd Ward). It contains a fertile farming district, in addition to that part of the ward which is within the city limits.

Logan 10th Ward, Cache Stake, Cache Co., Utah, consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in that part of the city of Logan which extends north to North Logan, east to the mountains, south to 6th North St. (which separates it from the Logan 5th Ward), and west to 3rd East St. (which separates it from the Logan 9th Ward).

North Logan Ward, Cache Stake, Cache Co., Utah (originally called Greenville Ward) consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in a farming district lying immediately north of the city of Logan. It extends north to the Hyde Park Ward, east to the mountains, south to the Logan 10th Ward, and west to the main highway, running north from Logan.

History timeline

  • 1861 – All saints in Logan consisted of only one ward.
  • 1861 – April 14, 1861 Logan was divided into four wards or districts.
  • 1877 – Complete organization for the Cache Stake took place.
  • 1874 - Logan 5th Ward is an outgrowth of the Logan 4th Ward. Out of the original Logan 5th Ward have grown what are now Logan 8th ward, Logan 10th Ward and North Logan Ward; also parts of the Logan 4th, 7th, 9th Wards formerly belonged to Logan 5th Ward.
  • 1917 – Logan 10th Ward was organized from part of the Logan 5th Ward lying north of 6th North St.
  • 1930 – new chapel dedicated – situated on the North side of 5th North St. – between 1st and 2nd East St.



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References

  1. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 105-106.
  2. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 59-60.
  3. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.
  4. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 440-441.

 

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