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*August 16 Thursday 7 P.M. (Mountain) Pat Jensen, ''U.S. Naturalization and Citizenship'', ([http://www.ugagenealogy.org/cpage.php?pt=11 UGA Virtual Chapter])
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*September 20 Thursday 7 P.M. (Mountain) Jason Harrison, ''City Directories: Not just Names and Addresses'', ([http://www.ugagenealogy.org/cpage.php?pt=11 UGA Virtual Chapter])
*August 18 [http://www.ugagenealogy.org/events.php '''Cedar City'''] UGA Regional Conference
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*September 21 and 22 [http://www.ugagenealogy.org/events.php '''Sandy'''] UGA Regional Conference
 
*September 21 and 22 [http://www.ugagenealogy.org/events.php '''Sandy'''] UGA Regional Conference
 
*January 14 through 18, 2013 [http://www.slig.ugagenealogy.org Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy] (SLIG).
 
*January 14 through 18, 2013 [http://www.slig.ugagenealogy.org Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy] (SLIG).
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}}<div style="padding-left: 1px; width: 74%; float: left"><center>''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] Utah''</center><br>{{TitleStyle1}}Welcome to Utah, the Beehive State{{/p}} [[Image:{{UTMonumentValley}}|Monument Valley]]'''''Major Online Resources'''''  
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}}<div style="padding-left: 1px; width: 74%; float: left;"><center>''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] Utah''</center><br>{{TitleStyle1}}Welcome to Utah, the Beehive State{{/p}} [[Image:{{UTMonumentValley}}|Monument Valley]]'''''Major Online Resources'''''  
 
*[http://www.archives.state.ut.us/research/indexes/20842.htm Utah Death Certificates 1904-1961]. These tell birth (some in 1840's!), parents, spouse. (Free)  
 
*[http://www.archives.state.ut.us/research/indexes/20842.htm Utah Death Certificates 1904-1961]. These tell birth (some in 1840's!), parents, spouse. (Free)  
 
*[http://history.utah.gov/research_and_collections/cemeteries/index.html Utah Burial Database] often gives birthdate. (Free)  
 
*[http://history.utah.gov/research_and_collections/cemeteries/index.html Utah Burial Database] often gives birthdate. (Free)  
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'''Click''' on the link or the map below to go to a county page.  
 
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*Join our group of Utah researchers on [https://www.facebook.com/pages/Utah-Genealogy-Research-Community/160515114025430 Facebook ]&amp; [[Join a Skype Research Community|Skype]]
 
*Join our group of Utah researchers on [https://www.facebook.com/pages/Utah-Genealogy-Research-Community/160515114025430 Facebook ]&amp; [[Join a Skype Research Community|Skype]]
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=== Migration Routes  ===
 
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[[California Trail]]{{·}} [[Central Overland Trail]]{{·}} [[Mormon Trail]]{{·}} [[Mormon Trail to Southern California]]{{·}} [[Old Spanish Trail]]{{·}} [[Central Pacific Railroad]]{{·}} [[Union Pacific Railroad]]{{·}} [[Southern Pacific Railroad]]{{·}} [[Denver and Rio Grande Railroad]]
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[[California Trail]]{{·}} [[Central Overland Trail]]{{·}} [[Mormon Trail]]{{·}} [[Mormon Trail to Southern California]]{{·}} [[Old Spanish Trail]]{{·}} [[Central Pacific Railroad]]{{·}} [[Union Pacific Railroad]]{{·}} [[Southern Pacific Railroad]]{{·}} [[Denver and Rio Grande Railroad]]  
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=== Community Tree  ===
 
=== Community Tree  ===
  
[http://histfam.familysearch.org/search.php?tree=earyutah&lnqualify=contains&mylastname=&fnqualify=contains&myfirstname=&idqualify=equals&mypersonid=&bpqualify=contains&mybirthplace=&byqualify=&mybirthyear=&cpqualify=contains&myaltbirthplace=&cyqualify=&myaltbirthyear=&dpqualify=contains&mydeathplace=&dyqualify=&mydeathyear=&brpqualify=contains&myburialplace=&bryqualify=&myburialyear=&gequalify=equals&mygender=&spqualify=contains&mysplname=&offset=0&mybool=AND&nr=50 The Early Utah Community Trees] project merged the following to create families and extended lineages: <br>
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[http://histfam.familysearch.org/search.php?tree=earyutah&lnqualify=contains&mylastname=&fnqualify=contains&myfirstname=&idqualify=equals&mypersonid=&bpqualify=contains&mybirthplace=&byqualify=&mybirthyear=&cpqualify=contains&myaltbirthplace=&cyqualify=&myaltbirthyear=&dpqualify=contains&mydeathplace=&dyqualify=&mydeathyear=&brpqualify=contains&myburialplace=&bryqualify=&myburialyear=&gequalify=equals&mygender=&spqualify=contains&mysplname=&offset=0&mybool=AND&nr=50 The Early Utah Community Trees] project merged the following to create families and extended lineages: <br>  
  
 
*1850-1880, 1900, and 1920 US Census records for Utah  
 
*1850-1880, 1900, and 1920 US Census records for Utah  
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*Veterans burials from territorial time to 1966
 
*Veterans burials from territorial time to 1966
  
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*[http://histfam.familysearch.org/search.php?%20nr=50&tree=Greeks The Greeks in the West Community Tree] project includes 5000+ Greek men who immigrated to the Western United States between 1900 and 1924 -- many to work in the mines and on the railroads of Utah, [[Colorado]], [[Wyoming]] and [[Nevada]]. This is an on-going project to document the lineage and preserve the heritage of these immigrants and their descendants. It is part of the [http://www.westernhellenicancestry.com Western Hellenic Ancestry and Museum] and the [http://utahethnicandminingmuseumofmagna.com/ Ethnic and Mining Museum of Magna]. Initial work is focused on the mining communities in [[Carbon County, Utah|Carbon]] and [[Salt Lake County, Utah|Salt Lake]] counties of Utah.
 
*[http://histfam.familysearch.org/search.php?%20nr=50&tree=Greeks The Greeks in the West Community Tree] project includes 5000+ Greek men who immigrated to the Western United States between 1900 and 1924 -- many to work in the mines and on the railroads of Utah, [[Colorado]], [[Wyoming]] and [[Nevada]]. This is an on-going project to document the lineage and preserve the heritage of these immigrants and their descendants. It is part of the [http://www.westernhellenicancestry.com Western Hellenic Ancestry and Museum] and the [http://utahethnicandminingmuseumofmagna.com/ Ethnic and Mining Museum of Magna]. Initial work is focused on the mining communities in [[Carbon County, Utah|Carbon]] and [[Salt Lake County, Utah|Salt Lake]] counties of Utah.
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*[[Utah, Territorial Militia Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Utah, Territorial Militia Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*[[Utah, Territorial Militia Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Utah, Territorial Militia Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*[[Utah Veterans Burial Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Utah Veterans Burial Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
 
*[[Utah Veterans Burial Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Utah Veterans Burial Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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Migration Routes

California Trail · Central Overland Trail · Mormon Trail · Mormon Trail to Southern California · Old Spanish Trail · Central Pacific Railroad · Union Pacific Railroad · Southern Pacific Railroad · Denver and Rio Grande Railroad

Utah Featured Articles

Community Tree

The Early Utah Community Trees project merged the following to create families and extended lineages:

  • 1850-1880, 1900, and 1920 US Census records for Utah
  • Extracted Utah Vital Records (births 1892 to 1941, marriages 1887 to 1966, deaths and burials 1880's to 1956)
  • Veterans burials from territorial time to 1966

See also:

Dead Horse Point, Utah

Records in the Historical Record Collections described in Wiki Articles