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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, Utah]]'''''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}}|thumb]]'''''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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=== Utah Counties  ===
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== Utah Counties  ==
  
 
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{{wpd|List of counties in Utah}} from Wikipedia
  
 
'''Extinct or renamed counties:&nbsp;'''[[Carson County, Nevada|Carson]]{{·}} [[Cedar County, Utah|Cedar]]{{·}} [[Desert County, Utah|Desert]]{{·}} [[Greasewood County, Utah|Greasewood]]{{·}} [[Great Salt Lake County, Utah|Great Salt Lake]]{{·}} [[Green River County, Utah|Green River]]{{·}} [[Humboldt County, Nevada|Humboldt]]{{·}} [[Little Salt Lake County, Utah|Little&nbsp;Salt Lake]]{{·}} [[Malad County, Idaho|Malad]]{{·}} [[Richland County, Utah|Richland]]{{·}} [[Rio Virgin County, Utah|Rio Virgin]]{{·}} [[Saint Mary's County, Nevada|Saint Mary's]]{{·}} [[Shambip County, Utah|Shambip]]  
 
'''Extinct or renamed counties:&nbsp;'''[[Carson County, Nevada|Carson]]{{·}} [[Cedar County, Utah|Cedar]]{{·}} [[Desert County, Utah|Desert]]{{·}} [[Greasewood County, Utah|Greasewood]]{{·}} [[Great Salt Lake County, Utah|Great Salt Lake]]{{·}} [[Green River County, Utah|Green River]]{{·}} [[Humboldt County, Nevada|Humboldt]]{{·}} [[Little Salt Lake County, Utah|Little&nbsp;Salt Lake]]{{·}} [[Malad County, Idaho|Malad]]{{·}} [[Richland County, Utah|Richland]]{{·}} [[Rio Virgin County, Utah|Rio Virgin]]{{·}} [[Saint Mary's County, Nevada|Saint Mary's]]{{·}} [[Shambip County, Utah|Shambip]]  
  
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Utah Counties

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List of counties in Utah from Wikipedia

Extinct or renamed counties: Carson · Cedar · Desert · Greasewood · Great Salt Lake · Green River · Humboldt · Little Salt Lake · Malad · Richland · Rio Virgin · Saint Mary's · Shambip

Major Repositories

Family History Library · Utah State Archives · Utah State Historical Society · Church History Library · Brigham Young University · Salt Lake City Public Library · University of Utah · National Archives Rocky Mountain Region (Denver) · Allen County Public Library

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

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Tracing LDS Ancestors
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Veterans Burial Records
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Land and Property
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SLC Public Library
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Emigration and Immigration

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


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