Box Elder Stake, Utah LDS Church Wards and Branches

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Bear River Ward, Box Elder Stake, Box Elder Co., Utah, consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the town called Bear River City and vicinity. Bear River City is situated on the delta formed by the junction of Bear River and Malad River, it being on the west or right bank of Bear River, and on the east, or left bank of the Malad.
  
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*1866 - Bear River City as a settlement dates back to 1866, when it was founded by a number of Latter-day Saint families from Brigham City.
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*1867 - The saints in the new settlement were organized as a branch of the Church in May.
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*1877 - Aug. 19, when the Bear River City Branch was organized as a bishop’s ward.
  
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*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Beaver+Ward+Utah church and other records] for Beaver Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
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*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Bear+River+Ward+Utah church and other records] for Bear River Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
 
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Revision as of 19:47, 5 February 2013

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

This page includes the boundaries of wards and branches as of about 1930, 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). p. 83-84.

  • 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.
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Contents

Box Elder Stake

Stake Boundaries as of about 1930's
See Encyclopedic History..., p. 83-84.[1]

  • Area of the County: Southeast part of Box Elder County
  • Headquarters in: Brigham City, UT
  • Boundaries of stake:

Box Elder County was first settled by Latter-day Saints in 1851 and for some time the saints who made their homes in that part of Utah belonged to the Weber Stake of Zion; after Box Elder County was organized from the north part of Weber County, a temporary grouping of the settlements took place.


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.

  • 1855 - Apostle Lorenzo Snow was called to preside over the county in a Church capacity.
  • 1877 - Aug. 18, the saints in Box Elder County were organized into a stake of Zion.



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

Bear River, Brigham City 1st, Brigham City 2nd, Brigham City 3rd, Brigham City 4th, Brigham City 5th, Brigham City 6th, Corinne, Harper, Honeyville, Mantua, Perry and Willard.

Bear River

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 50.[2]

Boundaries:

Bear River Ward, Box Elder Stake, Box Elder Co., Utah, consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the town called Bear River City and vicinity. Bear River City is situated on the delta formed by the junction of Bear River and Malad River, it being on the west or right bank of Bear River, and on the east, or left bank of the Malad.


History timeline

  • 1866 - Bear River City as a settlement dates back to 1866, when it was founded by a number of Latter-day Saint families from Brigham City.
  • 1867 - The saints in the new settlement were organized as a branch of the Church in May.
  • 1877 - Aug. 19, when the Bear River City Branch was organized as a bishop’s ward.


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Brigham City Wards

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 79-80.[3]

Boundaries:


History timeline

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Corinne Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 126.[4]

Boundaries:


History timeline

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Harper Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 192-193.[5]

Boundaries:


History timeline

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Honeyville Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 205.[6]

Boundaries:


History timeline

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Mantua Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 224.[7]

Boundaries:


History timeline

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Perry Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 249.[8]

Boundaries:


History timeline

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Willard Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 275-276.[9]

Boundaries:


History timeline

Obtain the Records

References

  1. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 83-84.
  2. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 50.
  3. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 79-80.
  4. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 126.
  5. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 192-193.
  6. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 205.
  7. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 224.
  8. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 249.
  9. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 275-276.