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Name of County Date Formed Boundary
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Parent County Counties Created by Boundary Changes
Beaver 1866 Jan 10 Details Iron, Millard none
Box Elder 1856 Jan 05 Details Utah Territory none
Cache 1856 Jan 05 Details Utah Territory none
Carbon 1894 Mar 08 Details Emery none
Carson 1854 Jan 20 Details Utah Territory in Nevada Territory
Cedar 1856 Jan 05 Details Utah in Nevada Territory
Daggett 1919 Mar 04 Details Uintah none
Davis 1852 Mar 03 Details Salt Lake Morgan 1862
Deseret 1852 Mar 03 Details Utah Territory dissolved
Duchesne 1913 Mar 07 Details Wasatch none
Emery 1880 Feb 12 Details Sanpete, Sevier Carbon 1894, Grand 1890
Garfield 1882 Mar 09 Details Iron, Sevier, Kane none
Grand 1890 Mar 13 Details Emery, Uintah none
Greasewood 1855 dec 20 Details Utah Territory in Nevada Territory
Great Salt Lake 1850 Jan 31 Details Utah Territory renamed Salt Lake 1852
Green River 1852 Mar 03 Details Salt Lake shrank in Wyoming
Humboldt 1855 Dec 20 Details Utah Territory in Nevada Territory
Iron 1850 Jan 31 Details Utah Territory Garfield 1882
Juab 1850 Oct 05 Details Utah Territory Millard 1851
Kane 1864 Jan 16 Details Washington, Utah Territory Garfield 1882, San Juan 1880
Little Salt Lake 1850 Jan 31 Details Utah Territory dissolved
Millard 1851 Oct 04 Details Juab Beaver 1856
Morgan 1862 Jan 17 Details Davis, Summit none
Piute 1865 Jan 16 Details Sevier Wayne 1892
Rich 1868 Jan 29 Details renamed from Richland none
Richland 1864 Jan 16 Details Utah Territory renamed Rich 1868
Rio Virgin 1850 Oct 05 Details Utah Territory Arizona, Nevada Territories
Saint Marys 1855 Dec 20 Details Utah Territory Nevada Territory
Salt Lake 1852 Mar 03 Details renamed from Great Salt Lake Davis 1852, Summit 1854
Salt Lake Islands 1850 Jan 31 Details Utah Territory dissolved 1852 to Box Elder, Weber, Davis, Salt Lake, Tooele
San Juan 880 Feb 17 Details Kane none
Sanpete 1852 Mar 03 Details Utah Territory Emery 1880, Sevier 1865
Sevier 1865 Jan 16 Details Sanpete none
Shambip 1855 Dec 20 Details Utah Territory absorbed into Tooele, 1856
Shambro 1855 Dec 20 Details Utah Territory Nevada Territory
Summit 1854 Jan 13 Details Salt Lake Morgan 1862, Wasatch 1862
Tooele 1852 Mar 03 Details Utah Territory none
Uintah 1880 feb 18 Details Wasatch Daggett 1919, Grand 1890
Utah 1852 Mar 03 Details Utah Territory Cedar 1856
Wasatch 1862 Jan 17 Details Summit Duchesne 1913, Uintah 1880
Washington 1852 Mar 03 Details Utah Territory Kane 1864
Wayne 1892 Mar 10 Details Piute none
Weber 1852 Mar 03 Details Utah Territory none

References

  1. [http://historical-county.newberry.org/website/Utah/viewer.htm Utah Atlas of Historical County Boundaries, John H. Long, Editor; Peggy Tuck Sinko, Associate Editor; Gordon DenBoer, Historical Compiler; Douglas Knox, Book Digitizing Director and Digital Compiler; Emily Kelley, Research Associate; Laura Rico-Beck, GIS Specialist; Peter Siczewicz, ArcIMS Interactive Map Designer; Robert Will, Cartographic Assistant. Copyright The Newberry Library 2008.

 

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