Oquirrh Stake, Utah LDS Church Wards and Branches

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'''Stake boundaries''' as of about 1930 <br> See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p.620.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p.620.</ref><br>  
 
'''Stake boundaries''' as of about 1930 <br> See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p.620.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p.620.</ref><br>  
  
*Area of the County: Western part of Salt Lake County.
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*Area of the County: Western part of Salt Lake County.  
*Headquarters in (town): Pleasant Green.
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*Headquarters in (town): Pleasant Green.  
 
*Boundaries of stake:
 
*Boundaries of stake:
Oquirrh Stake of Zion, Salt Lake County, Utah, consists (1930) of Latter-day Saints residing in the western part of Salt Lake County, in a tract of country extending north to the Pioneer Stake, east to the Jordan River or Grant and Cottonwood stakes, south to West Jordan Stake and west to the Oquirrh Mountains, or the Tooele Stake.
 
  
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Oquirrh Stake of Zion, Salt Lake County, Utah, consists (1930) of Latter-day Saints residing in the western part of Salt Lake County, in a tract of country extending north to the Pioneer Stake, east to the Jordan River or Grant and Cottonwood stakes, south to West Jordan Stake and west to the Oquirrh Mountains, or the Tooele Stake.
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'''History Timeline up to about 1930'''  
 
'''History Timeline up to about 1930'''  
  
*1923 - Oquirrh Stake was organized June 3, 1923, from parts of Pioneer and Cottonwood stakes.
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*1923 - Oquirrh Stake was organized June 3, 1923, from parts of Pioneer and Cottonwood stakes.  
*1927 - To form the new Oquirrh stake, Garfield, Magna and Pleasant Green wards were taken from Pioneer Stake and Hunter and Granger wards from the Cottonwood Stake.
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*1927 - To form the new Oquirrh stake, Garfield, Magna and Pleasant Green wards were taken from Pioneer Stake and Hunter and Granger wards from the Cottonwood Stake.  
*1927 - An addition was made to the Oquirrh Stake in 1927 when the saints employed by the Hercules Powder Company at the base of the mountains were organized as the Bacchus Branch.  
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*1927 - An addition was made to the Oquirrh Stake in 1927 when the saints employed by the Hercules Powder Company at the base of the mountains were organized as the Bacchus Branch.
  
 
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=== Wards and Branches  ===
 
=== Wards and Branches  ===
  
Garfield, Granger, Hunter, Magna, Pleasant Green, and Bacchus Branch.
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Garfield, Granger, Hunter, Magna, Pleasant Green, and Bacchus Branch.  
  
==== yy Ward  ====
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==== Garfield Ward  ====
  
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p.xx-xx.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. xx-xx.</ref><br>  
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See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 274-275.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 274-275.</ref><br>  
  
 
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'''Obtain the Records'''  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
  
*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Beaver+Ward church and other records] for Beaver Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
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*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Garfield+Ward church and other records] for Garfield Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
  
 
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==== yy Ward  ====
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==== Granger Ward  ====
  
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. xx-xx.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p.xx-xx.</ref><br>  
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See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 295.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 295.</ref><br>  
  
 
'''Boundaries:''' <br>  
 
'''Boundaries:''' <br>  
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<br> '''Obtain the Records'''  
 
<br> '''Obtain the Records'''  
  
*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}}Granger+Ward+Utah church and other records] for Granger Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
  
==== yy Ward  ====
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==== Hunter Ward  ====
  
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p.xx-xx.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. xx-xx.</ref><br>  
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See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p.346-347.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 346-347.</ref><br>  
  
 
'''Boundaries:'''  
 
'''Boundaries:'''  
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'''Obtain the Records'''  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
  
*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}}Hunter+Ward+Utah church and other records] for Hunter Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
  
 
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==== yy Ward ====
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==== Magna Ward ===
 
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See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 459-460.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 459-460.</ref><br>  
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. xx-xx.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. xx-xx.</ref><br>  
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'''Boundaries:''' <br>  
 
'''Boundaries:''' <br>  
  
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'''Obtain the Records'''  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
  
*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}}Magna+Ward+Utah church and other records] for Magna Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
  
==== yy Ward  ====
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==== Pleasant Green Ward  ====
  
 
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. xx-xx.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. xx-xx.</ref><br>  
 
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. xx-xx.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. xx-xx.</ref><br>  
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'''Obtain the Records'''  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
  
*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}} Pleasant+Green+Ward+Utah church and other records] for Pleasant Green Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
  
==== yy Ward ====
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==== Bacchus Branch ====
  
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. xx-xx.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. xx-xx.</ref><br>  
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See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 39.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 39.</ref><br>  
  
 
'''Boundaries:''' <br>  
 
'''Boundaries:''' <br>  
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'''Obtain the Records'''  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
  
*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}}Bacchus+Branch+Utah church and other records] for Bacchus Branch, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
  

Revision as of 20:05, 8 February 2013

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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). p. 620.

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Contents

Oquirrh Stake

Stake boundaries as of about 1930
See Encyclopedic History..., p.620.[1]

  • Area of the County: Western part of Salt Lake County.
  • Headquarters in (town): Pleasant Green.
  • Boundaries of stake:

Oquirrh Stake of Zion, Salt Lake County, Utah, consists (1930) of Latter-day Saints residing in the western part of Salt Lake County, in a tract of country extending north to the Pioneer Stake, east to the Jordan River or Grant and Cottonwood stakes, south to West Jordan Stake and west to the Oquirrh Mountains, or the Tooele Stake.


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

History Timeline up to about 1930

  • 1923 - Oquirrh Stake was organized June 3, 1923, from parts of Pioneer and Cottonwood stakes.
  • 1927 - To form the new Oquirrh stake, Garfield, Magna and Pleasant Green wards were taken from Pioneer Stake and Hunter and Granger wards from the Cottonwood Stake.
  • 1927 - An addition was made to the Oquirrh Stake in 1927 when the saints employed by the Hercules Powder Company at the base of the mountains were organized as the Bacchus Branch.


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

Garfield, Granger, Hunter, Magna, Pleasant Green, and Bacchus Branch.

Garfield Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 274-275.[2]

Boundaries:

History timeline

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Granger Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 295.[3]

Boundaries:


History timeline


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Hunter Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p.346-347.[4]

Boundaries:


History timeline

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= Magna Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 459-460.[5]
Boundaries:


History timeline

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Pleasant Green Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. xx-xx.[6]

Boundaries:


History timeline

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Bacchus Branch

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 39.[7]

Boundaries:

History timeline

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yy Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p.xx-xx.[8]

Boundaries:


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yy Ward

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Boundaries:


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yy Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. xx-xx.[10]

Boundaries:

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yy Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p.xx-xx.[11]

Boundaries:


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yy Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p.xx-xx.[12]

Boundaries:



History timeline


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yy Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p.xx-xx.[13]

Boundaries:

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References

  1. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p.620.
  2. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 274-275.
  3. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 295.
  4. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 346-347.
  5. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 459-460.
  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. 39.
  8. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.
  9. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.
  10. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.
  11. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.
  12. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.
  13. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.