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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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Logan Stake

Stake boundaries as of about 1930
See Encyclopedic History..., p. 439.[1]

  • Area of the County: Not given
  • Headquarters in: Logan, UT.
  • Boundaries of stake:
    Logan Stake of Zion, Cache Co., Utah, consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in that part of Logan and adjacent county districts lying south of 1st North St. This stake extends north to 1st North St., east to the mountains, south to a line separating Providence 2nd Ward from the Millville Ward of the Hyrum Stake, Utah, and west to and including College Ward.


History Timeline up to about 1930

  • 1877 - Logan Temple site dedicated May 17, 1877; corner stones laid Sept. 19, 1877.
  • 1884 - May 17, 1884 Logan Temple dedicated.
  • 1920 - Logan Stake organized. Cache Stake, Utah was divided June 4, 1920. All that part of the same lying north of 1st North St., Logan City, was continued as the Cache Stake, Utah, and that part of Logan City lying south of said street.
  • 1920 - The wards transferred from the Cache Stake, Utah to the new Logan Stake were the following: Logan 1st, Logan 2nd, Logan 6th, Logan 7th, Logan 8th, Logan 11th, Providence 1st, Providence 2nd, and River Heights.
  • 1930 - The Logan Stake in 1930 consisted of the following fully organized wards: College, Logan 1st, Logan 2nd, Logan 6th, Logan 7th, Logan 8th, Logan 11th, Logan 12th, Providence 1st, Providence 2nd, and River Heights.

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


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

Logan 1st, Logan 2nd, Logan 6th, Logan 7th, Logan 8th, Logan 11th, and Logan 12th Ward, Providence 1st, Providence 2nd, and River Heights.

Logan Wards

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 349-443.[2]

Boundaries:

  • Logan 1st, Logan Stake, Cache Co., Utah, consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in that part of Logan City which extends north to 1st North St., east to Main St. (which separates it from the Logan 11th Ward), south to 1st South St. and Canal (which separates it from the Logan 6th Ward), and west to 4th West St. (which separates it from the Logan 2nd Ward).
  • Logan 2nd Ward, Logan Stake, Cache Co., Utah, consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the southwest part of Logan City, or that part of said city which extends north to 1st North St. (which separates it from the Logan 3rd Ward), and on the east to 4th West St. (which separates it from Logan 1st Ward). Southward the ward extends to 2nd South St., thence the boundary runs southwesterly, following the canal through a block to 3rd West St., thence south to 4th South St., thence west to 6th West St., thence north to 1st South St., and thence west to the boundary of the city.
  • Logan 6th Ward, Logan Stake, Cache Co., Utah, consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the lower, or southwest, part of the city of Logan known as Logan Island, extending north to 3rd South St., east to 2nd East St. (which separates it from the Logan 7th Ward), south to the Logan River and Providence Lane, and west to the Logan 2nd Ward. The meeting house is situated on the west side of Main St. between 3rd and 4th South streets.
  • Logan 7th Ward, Logan Stake, Cache Co., Utah. Logan 6th Ward is an outgrowth of the Logan 1st Ward, and came into existence as a branch of said ward in November, 1881. On June 5, 1884, all that part of the Logan 1st Ward lying on Logan Island was separated from the Logan 1st Ward and organized into two new wards, viz., the Logan 6th and the Logan 7th wards.
  • Logan 8th Ward, Logan Stake, Cache Co., Utah. That part of the city of Logan now included in the Logan 7th Ward was originally a part of the Logan 1st Ward, but when that ward was divided June 5, 1884, the saints residing on Logan Island were separated from the parent ward and organized into the Logan 6th and 7th wards.
  • Logan 11th Ward, Logan Stake, Cache Co., Utah. The Logan 11th Ward came into existence March 7, 1920, when it was organized from a part (two blocks) of the Logan 7th Ward, and a part (5 blocks) of the Logan 6th Ward
  • Logan 12th Ward, Logan Stake, Cache Co., Utah, consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in that part of Logan which extends north to 2nd South St., east to 5th West St., south to the Logan River and west to the limits of Logan City.


History timeline:

  • 1861 – 1st District of Logan (Logan 1st Ward) dates back as a district of Logan
  • 1861 – 2nd District of Logan (Logan 2nd Ward) as a district dates back to *1861, when Logan was divided into four districts.
  • 1861 - April 14, 1861, all the saints in Logan consisted of only one ward, but on April 14, 1861, Logan was divided into four wards or districts. Logan 3rd Ward was organized later that same year.
  • 1877 – Logan 1st Ward and Logan 2nd Ward (Logan 1st District) were organized into Wards.
  • 1881 - Logan 6th Ward is an outgrowth of the Logan 1st Ward, and came into existence as a branch of said ward in November, 1881
  • 1814 - On June 5, 1884, all that part of the Logan 1st Ward lying on Logan Island was separated from the Logan 1st Ward and organized into two new wards, viz., the Logan 6th and the Logan 7th wards.
  • 1908 - The Logan 8th Ward is an outgrowth of the Logan 7th Ward and was organized when the Logan 7th Ward was divided May 4, 1908, and all that part of the Logan Island lying approximately east of 6th East St. was organized as the Logan 8th Ward.
  • 1920 - The Logan 11th Ward came into existence March 7, 1920, when it was organized from a part (two blocks) of the Logan 7th Ward, and a part (5 blocks) of the Logan 6th Ward.
  • 1921 - Logan 12th Ward is an outgrowth of Logan 2nd Ward and was organized July 19, 1921, when said ward was divided and the southwest part of the same organized as the Logan 12th Ward.


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Providence Wards

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 682.[3]

Boundaries:

  • Providence 1st Ward, Logan Stake, Cache Co., Utah, consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the north part of the town of Providence, extending north to the River Heights Ward, east to the mountains, south to the Providence 2nd Ward, and west to the College Ward.
  • Providence 2nd Ward , Logan Stake, Cache Co., Utah, consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the south part of the town of Providence, extending north to the Providence 1st Ward, east to the mountains, south to Millville Ward, and west to the west line of Providence city.



History timeline:

  • 1859 – Providence was a settlement in 1859. As settlers established themselves in this area a branch was established in the ladder part of 1859.
  • 1861 - The first meeting and school house in Providence was used in 1860, and a post office established in 1861.
  • 1909 – May 1st, 1909 is the date when the Providence Ward was divided into two wards, namely, the Providence 1st Ward and the Providence 2nd Ward.
  • 1920 - The settlement of Providence belonged to the Cache Stake Cache Stake, Utah.


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River Heights Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 710-711.[4]

Boundaries:
River Heights Ward, Logan Stake, Cache Co., Utah, consists of Latter-day Saints residing in that part of Cache Valley lying immediately south of the Logan River. The ward extends northward to said river, east to the mountains, south to the Providence 1st Ward and west to the state highway.

History timeline:

  • 1908 - The River Heights Ward is an outgrowth of the Providence Ward and was organized May 4, 1908, from the north part of the Providence Ward.

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References

  1. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.
  2. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 349-443.
  3. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 682.
  4. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 710-711.

 

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