Beaver Stake, Utah LDS Church Wards and Branches

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*Adamsville Ward, town of Adamsville and surrounding farming districts in Beaver County, Utah.  
 
*Adamsville Ward, town of Adamsville and surrounding farming districts in Beaver County, Utah.  
 
**The village is on the right bank of Beaver Creek 9 miles west of Beaver, 9 miles northeast of Minersville, and 23 miles northeast of Milford.
 
**The village is on the right bank of Beaver Creek 9 miles west of Beaver, 9 miles northeast of Minersville, and 23 miles northeast of Milford.

Revision as of 05:03, 17 December 2012

Utah Church Records go to Beaver County Church Records go to Beaver Stake, Utah LDS Church Wards and Branches

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).

  • Online through BYU Books. (Free) In the Text search box, type the town or unit name and click Go. Select page numbers (tiny) at the right to see the page.
  • Also available through Ancestry.com ($).

Contents

Beaver Stake

Stake boundaries as of about 1930[1]

  • Area of the County: Entire county.
  • Headquarters in (town): Beaver
  • Boundaries of stake: North by Millard county, on the east by Sevier and Piute counties, south by Iron county, and west by Nevada.

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. Settled by members mostly from Parawan, Utah.
  • 1858. Settlement augmented by members from San Bernardino, California
  • 1869 March 12. Beaver Stake organized.

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.

Obtain the Records

Wards and Branches

Adamsville Ward

Boundaries: per Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 5-6.

  • Adamsville Ward, town of Adamsville and surrounding farming districts in Beaver County, Utah.
    • The village is on the right bank of Beaver Creek 9 miles west of Beaver, 9 miles northeast of Minersville, and 23 miles northeast of Milford.

History timeline

  • 1862. Settled by David B Adams and 3 other families.
  • 1867. About a dozen families arrived from the Sevier country due to Indian troubles there.
  • 1868. Meeting house built.
  • 1869. Beaver Stake was organized, with Beaver 3rd ward comprising the villages of Adamsville and Greenville.
  • 1877. Adamsville and Greenville wards created, and Beaver 3rd ward dissolved.

Beaver East Ward

Boundaries: [2]

North -

History timeline

Beaver West Ward

Boundaries:[3]

North -

History timeline

Greenville Ward

Boundaries:[4]

North -

History timeline

Manderfield Branch

Boundaries[5]

North -

History timeline

Milford Ward

Boundaries:[6]

North -

History timeline

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Minersville Ward

Boundaries:[7]

North -

History timeline

North Creek Branch

Boundaries:[8]

North -

History timeline

References

  1. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p.52-53.
  2. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.
  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. xx.
  5. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx.
  6. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p.xx-xx.
  7. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.
  8. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.