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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.  
 
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:''' {{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 881. {{UTChurchLDSJensonsEnd}}  
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=== South Davis Stake  ===
 
=== South Davis Stake  ===
  
'''Stake boundaries''' as of about 1930 <br> See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 881.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 881.</ref><br>  
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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. 814-815.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 814-815.</ref><br>  
  
 
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*Area of the County: All of Tooele County, Utah
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*Area of the County: Southeast part of Davis County.
*Headquarters in (town): Tooele City.
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*Headquarters in (town):  
 
*Boundaries of stake:
 
*Boundaries of stake:
  
Consists of Latter-day Saints residing in Tooele County, Utah, with headquarters in Tooele city.  
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Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the southeast part of Davis County, Utah. The stake extends north to the [[North Davis Stake, Utah LDS Church Wards and Branches|North Davis Stake, Utah]] east to the Wasatch Mountains, south to the Salt Lake County boundary line (or Salt Lake and Ensign stakes), and west to the Great Salt Lake.  
  
 
<br> '''History Timeline up to about 1930'''  
 
<br> '''History Timeline up to about 1930'''  
  
*1850 - On April 24, the first ecclesiastical organization was formed with a presiding Elder known as Tooele Branch.
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*1915 - At a conference of the Davis Stake held at Kaysville, June 20, the Davis Stake was divided into the [[North Davis Stake, Utah LDS Church Wards and Branches|North Davis Stake, Utah]] and the South Davis Stake.
*1877 - June 24, the settlements in Tooele County were organized as the Tooele Stake and the Tooele Branch became the Tooele Ward.
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*1912 - On Dec 12, the Tooele Ward was divided into two wards, namely, the Toeele North Ward and the Tooele South Ward.
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=== Obtain the Records  ===
 
=== Obtain the Records  ===
  
*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Tooele+Stake church and other records] for Tooele Stake, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
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*List of {{FHL|Saints. South Davis|corporate|disp=South Davis Stake}} church and other records 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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=== Wards and Branches  ===
 
=== Wards and Branches  ===
  
Batesville, Clover, Grantsville 1st, Grantsville 2nd, Lake Point, Lake View, Saint John, Tooele North, Tooele South, and Vernon.  
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Bountiful 1st, Bountiful 2nd, Centerville 1st, Centerville 2nd, Farmington, North Farmington, South Bountiful, West Bountiful.  
  
==== Batesville Ward ====
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==== Bountiful Wards ====
  
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 44-45.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 44-45.</ref><br>  
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See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 82.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 82.</ref><br>  
  
 
'''Boundaries:''' <br>  
 
'''Boundaries:''' <br>  
  
Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in a scattered condition somewhat centrally in Tooele Valley. The center of the ward, or the place where the meeting house stands, is about seven miles north of Tooele City, the county seat, and the headquarters of the Tooele Stake, seven miles by nearest road east of Grantsville and 28 miles southwest of Salt Lake City.
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:*Bountiful 1st Ward
  
'''History timeline'''
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Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the north part of the town of Bountiful and vicinity. The center of the ward is about ten miles north of the Temple Block in Salt Lake City.
  
*1873 - A school house was erected, and a branch organization.
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:*Bountiful 2nd Ward
*1899 - April 2, the Batesville Branch was organized as a ward.
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'''Obtain the Records'''
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Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the south part of the town of Bountiful, Davis Co., Utah, and vicinity. The center of the ward is about nine miles north of the Temple Block in Salt Lake City.  
 
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*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Batesville+Ward church and other records] for Batesville Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].
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*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
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==== Clover Ward  ====
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See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 150.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 150.</ref><br>
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'''Boundaries:''' <br>
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Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing on Clover Creek in Rush Valley. The center of the ward, or the point where the meeting house is located, is 1 1/2 miles south of Saint John, and 18 miles southwest of Tooele City, the county seat and stake headquarters.  
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'''History timeline'''  
 
'''History timeline'''  
  
*1856 - in 1856 the saints were advised to build a fort and were organized as a branch of the Church.  
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*1877 - The Bountiful Ward was divided into three wards, namely, East Bountiful, West Bountiful and South Bountiful.  
*1867 - The Clover Branch became a part of the St. John Ward.  
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*1909 - Bountiful 1st Ward was organized Feb. 14, from the north part of East Bountiful Ward. Bountiful 2nd Ward was organized Feb. 14, from the south part of the East Bountiful Ward
*1882 - July 21, what was then known as the upper settlement on Clover Creek, or the south end of the St. John Ward, was separated from said ward and organized into a new bishop’s ward named Clover.
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<br> '''Obtain the Records'''  
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'''Obtain the Records'''  
  
*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Clover+Ward church and other records] for Clover Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
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*List of {{FHL|Saints. Bountiful|corporate|disp=Bountiful Wards}} church and other records 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]].
  
==== Grantsville Wards  ====
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==== Centerville Wards  ====
  
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 299-300.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 299-300.</ref><br>  
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See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 128.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 128.</ref><br>  
  
 
'''Boundaries:''' <br>  
 
'''Boundaries:''' <br>  
  
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:*Centerville 1st Ward
 
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:*Grantsville 1st Ward
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Consists of Latter-day Saints residing in the west part of Grantsville.  
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Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the village of Centerville and surrounding country, or in that part of the old Centerville Ward lying south of a line running east and west a short distance south of Parrish Lane. The center of the ward is located ten miles north of the Temple Block, Salt Lake City, and is about two miles east of the Great Salt Lake.  
  
:*Grantsville 2nd Ward
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:*Centerville 2nd Ward
  
Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the east part of Grantsville.  
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Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in a farming district lying north of the village of Centerville, or in a district of country lying north of a line running east and west, south of Parrish Lane. The center of the ward is about 11 miles north of the Temple Block, Salt Lake City, and two miles east of the Great Salt Lake.  
  
 
'''History timeline'''  
 
'''History timeline'''  
  
*1914 - Consists of Latter-day Saints residing in the west part of Grantsville. The Grantsville 1st ward came into existence on March 29, 1914, when Grantsville Ward was divided into two wards, namely, the Grantsville 1st and the Grantsville 2nd wards.
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*1917 - On Dec. 23, the Centerville 1st Ward was created by the division of Centerville Ward into two wards, namely, Centerville 1st and Centerville 2nd Ward.
  
'''Obtain the Records'''  
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<br> '''Obtain the Records'''  
  
*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Grantsville+Ward church and other records] for Grantsville Wards, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
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*List of {{FHL|Saints. Centerville|corporate|disp=Centerville Wards}} church and other records 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]].
  
==== Lake Point Ward  ====
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==== Farmington Ward  ====
  
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 410-411.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 410-411.</ref><br>  
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See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 244-245.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 244-245.</ref><br>  
  
'''Boundaries:''' <br>
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'''Boundaries:'''  
  
Consists of Latter-day Saints residing in the extreme northeast part of Tooele Valley, bordering on the Great Salt Lake on the north, the Oquirrh Mountains on the east, Batesville (Erda) Ward on the south, and Grantsville on the west.  
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Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing at Farmington, a railroad town in the center of a rich farming district and on the Union Pacific Railroad. Farmington is the judicial seat of Davis County, Utah, located at the foot of the mountains about 15 miles north of Salt Lake City and about two miles east of the Great Salt Lake.  
  
 
'''History timeline'''  
 
'''History timeline'''  
  
*1856 - Presiding Elder at E T City (now Lake Point).  
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*1849 - On March 24, Bishop of the North Cottonwood Ward (later Farmington) presided which at that time extended from Cherry Creek (in Centerville) on the south, to the Weber River on the north.  
*1877 - June 24, the Tooele Stake of Zion was organized, and the saints at E T City were organized as a regular bishop’s ward.
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*1915 - Farmington Ward belonged to the Davis Stake from 1877 to 1915. Since 1915 it has constituted an important part of the South Davis Stake.
  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
  
*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Lake Point+Ward church and other records] for Lake Point Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
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*List of {{FHL|Saints. Farmington|corporate|disp=Farmington Ward}} church and other records 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]].
  
==== Lake View Ward  ====
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==== North Farmington Ward  ====
  
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 412.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 412.</ref><br>
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See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 588.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 588.</ref><br>  
 
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Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the east part of Tooele Valley, constituting a farming community. The location commands a fine view of Tooele Valley and the Great Salt Lake. The center of the ward is 1 1/2 mile west or below the mouth of Pine Canyon, four miles by road northeast of Tooele City, and 33 miles by nearest road southwest of Salt Lake City.
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<br> '''History timeline'''
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*1861 - Settlers were organized into a branch called Pine Canyon Branch. This organization formed a part of the Tooele Ward.
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*1877 - On June 24, the saints of the Pine Canyon Branch were organized as a regular bishop’s ward, called Pine View Ward.
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<br> <br> '''Obtain the Records'''
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*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Lake+View+Ward church and other records] for Lake View Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].
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*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
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==== St. John Ward  ====
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See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 730-731.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 730-731.</ref><br>  
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'''Boundaries:''' <br>  
 
'''Boundaries:''' <br>  
  
Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the town of St. John, which is one of the three principal Mormon settlements in Rush Valley. It is situated on rising ground in the midst of an immense stock-range, 1 1/2 mile northeast of Clover Creek.  
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Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in a district lying north of the town of Farmington, Davis Co., Utah.  
  
<br> '''History timeline'''  
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'''History timeline'''  
  
*1877 - At a special conference held at Tooele, June 24, the saints of St. John were organized into a regular bishop’s ward.
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*1917 - North Farmington Ward, known for many years as the North Farmington District of the Farmington Ward, in which a Sunday school and Primary Association had been in operation for several years, was organized as a separate ward March 11.
  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
  
*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}St.+John+Ward church and other records] for St. John Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
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*List of {{FHL|Saints. North Farmington|corporate|disp=North Farmington Ward}} church and other records 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]].
  
==== Tooele North Ward  ====
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==== South Bountiful Ward  ====
  
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 880-881.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 880-881.</ref><br>  
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See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 811.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 811.</ref><br>  
  
 
'''Boundaries:'''  
 
'''Boundaries:'''  
  
Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in that part of Tooele city lying north of Vine Street and embraces most of the business part of the city.  
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Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the south part of Davis County, Utah.  
  
<br> <br> '''History timeline'''  
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'''History timeline'''  
  
*1912 - Until 1912 all the Latter-day Saints residing in Tooele constituted one ward only, but at a stake conference held Dec. 29, 1912, the ward was divided into two wards, namely, the Tooele North and the Tooele South wards.
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*1877 - The South Bountiful Ward was organized June 20, when the original Bountiful Ward was divided into three wards, namely, the East Bountiful, the West Bountiful and the South Bountiful wards.
  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
  
*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Tooele+North+Ward church and other records] for Tooele North Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
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*List of {{FHL|Saints. South Bountiful|corporate|disp=South Bountiful Ward}} *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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==== Tooele South Ward  ====
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See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 880-881.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 880-881.</ref><br>
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==== West Bountiful Ward  ====
  
'''Boundaries:'''
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See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 938.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 938.</ref><br>  
 
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Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in that part of Tooele city lying south of Vine Street.
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<br> <br> '''History timeline'''
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*1912 - Until 1912 all the Latter-day Saints residing in Tooele constituted one ward only, but at a stake conference held Dec. 29, 1912, the ward was divided into two wards, namely, the Tooele North and the Tooele South wards.
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'''Obtain the Records'''
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*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Tooele+South+Ward church and other records] for Tooele South Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].
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*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
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==== Vernon Ward  ====
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See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 913.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 913.</ref><br>  
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'''Boundaries:'''  
 
'''Boundaries:'''  
  
Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the south end of Rush Valley, including the village of Vernon
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Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the southwest part of Davis County, Utah, or in a district lying between Centerville on the north and South Bountiful Ward on the south. The center of the ward is about three miles east of the Great Salt Lake.
  
<br> '''History timeline'''  
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'''History timeline'''  
  
*1863 - The first Latter-day Saint settlers at Vernon were organized as a branch of the Church.  
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*1877 - West Bountiful Ward was organized June 20, when Bountiful Ward was divided into three wards, namely, the East Bountiful, the West Bountiful and the South Bountiful wards.  
*1877 - On June 24, when the Tooele Stake of Zion was organized and the Vernon Branch became a regular bishop’s ward.
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*1915 - West Bountiful Ward belonged to the Davis Stake of Zion until that stake was divided in 1915 into the North Davis and the South Davis stakes, when West Bountiful Ward became part of the South Davis Stake.
  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
  
*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Vernon+Ward church and other records] for Vernon Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
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*List of {{FHL|Saints. West Bountiful|corporate|disp=West Bountiful Ward}} church and other records 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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Latest revision as of 16:38, 22 March 2013

Utah Church Records go to Davis County Church Records go to South Davis 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). p. 814-815.

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Contents

South Davis Stake

Stake boundaries as of about 1930
See Encyclopedic History..., p. 814-815.[1]


  • Area of the County: Southeast part of Davis County.
  • Headquarters in (town):
  • Boundaries of stake:

Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the southeast part of Davis County, Utah. The stake extends north to the North Davis Stake, Utah east to the Wasatch Mountains, south to the Salt Lake County boundary line (or Salt Lake and Ensign stakes), and west to the Great Salt Lake.


History Timeline up to about 1930

  • 1915 - At a conference of the Davis Stake held at Kaysville, June 20, the Davis Stake was divided into the North Davis Stake, Utah and the South Davis Stake.

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.

Obtain the Records


Wards and Branches

Bountiful 1st, Bountiful 2nd, Centerville 1st, Centerville 2nd, Farmington, North Farmington, South Bountiful, West Bountiful.

Bountiful Wards

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 82.[2]

Boundaries:

  • Bountiful 1st Ward

Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the north part of the town of Bountiful and vicinity. The center of the ward is about ten miles north of the Temple Block in Salt Lake City.

  • Bountiful 2nd Ward

Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the south part of the town of Bountiful, Davis Co., Utah, and vicinity. The center of the ward is about nine miles north of the Temple Block in Salt Lake City.

History timeline

  • 1877 - The Bountiful Ward was divided into three wards, namely, East Bountiful, West Bountiful and South Bountiful.
  • 1909 - Bountiful 1st Ward was organized Feb. 14, from the north part of East Bountiful Ward. Bountiful 2nd Ward was organized Feb. 14, from the south part of the East Bountiful Ward

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Centerville Wards

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 128.[3]

Boundaries:

  • Centerville 1st Ward

Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the village of Centerville and surrounding country, or in that part of the old Centerville Ward lying south of a line running east and west a short distance south of Parrish Lane. The center of the ward is located ten miles north of the Temple Block, Salt Lake City, and is about two miles east of the Great Salt Lake.

  • Centerville 2nd Ward

Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in a farming district lying north of the village of Centerville, or in a district of country lying north of a line running east and west, south of Parrish Lane. The center of the ward is about 11 miles north of the Temple Block, Salt Lake City, and two miles east of the Great Salt Lake.

History timeline

  • 1917 - On Dec. 23, the Centerville 1st Ward was created by the division of Centerville Ward into two wards, namely, Centerville 1st and Centerville 2nd Ward.


Obtain the Records

Farmington Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 244-245.[4]

Boundaries:

Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing at Farmington, a railroad town in the center of a rich farming district and on the Union Pacific Railroad. Farmington is the judicial seat of Davis County, Utah, located at the foot of the mountains about 15 miles north of Salt Lake City and about two miles east of the Great Salt Lake.

History timeline

  • 1849 - On March 24, Bishop of the North Cottonwood Ward (later Farmington) presided which at that time extended from Cherry Creek (in Centerville) on the south, to the Weber River on the north.
  • 1915 - Farmington Ward belonged to the Davis Stake from 1877 to 1915. Since 1915 it has constituted an important part of the South Davis Stake.

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North Farmington Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 588.[5]

Boundaries:

Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in a district lying north of the town of Farmington, Davis Co., Utah.

History timeline

  • 1917 - North Farmington Ward, known for many years as the North Farmington District of the Farmington Ward, in which a Sunday school and Primary Association had been in operation for several years, was organized as a separate ward March 11.

Obtain the Records

South Bountiful Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 811.[6]

Boundaries:

Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the south part of Davis County, Utah.

History timeline

  • 1877 - The South Bountiful Ward was organized June 20, when the original Bountiful Ward was divided into three wards, namely, the East Bountiful, the West Bountiful and the South Bountiful wards.

Obtain the Records


West Bountiful Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 938.[7]

Boundaries:

Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the southwest part of Davis County, Utah, or in a district lying between Centerville on the north and South Bountiful Ward on the south. The center of the ward is about three miles east of the Great Salt Lake.

History timeline

  • 1877 - West Bountiful Ward was organized June 20, when Bountiful Ward was divided into three wards, namely, the East Bountiful, the West Bountiful and the South Bountiful wards.
  • 1915 - West Bountiful Ward belonged to the Davis Stake of Zion until that stake was divided in 1915 into the North Davis and the South Davis stakes, when West Bountiful Ward became part of the South Davis Stake.

Obtain the Records

References

  1. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 814-815.
  2. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 82.
  3. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 128.
  4. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 244-245.
  5. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 588.
  6. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 811.
  7. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 938.

 

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