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Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in Wasatch County, Utah, which is situated in the famous Provo Valley. The valley proper commences at the head of Provo Canyon, 19 miles northeast of Provo, and extends along the Provo River in a northeasterly direction for about 12 miles to a point where the valley narrows down to a mere canyon, about four miles above Heber City
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Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in Wasatch County, Utah, which is situated in the famous Provo Valley. The valley proper commences at the head of Provo Canyon, 19 miles northeast of Provo, and extends along the Provo River in a northeasterly direction for about 12 miles to a point where the valley narrows down to a mere canyon, about four miles above Heber City  
  
 
<br> '''History Timeline up to about 1930'''  
 
<br> '''History Timeline up to about 1930'''  
  
*Ecclesiastically these settlements originally belonged to and constituted a part of Utah Stake of Zion.
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*Ecclesiastically these settlements originally belonged to and constituted a part of [[Utah Stake, Utah LDS Church Wards and Branches|Utah Stake, Utah]].  
*1877 - On July 15th the Wasatch Stake was organized.  
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*1877 - On July 15th the Wasatch Stake was organized.
  
 
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=== Obtain the Records  ===
 
=== Obtain the Records  ===
  
*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Wasatch+Stake church and other records] for Wasatch Stake, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
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*List of {{FHL|Saints. Wasatch Stake|corporate|disp=Wasatch 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]].
  
 
=== Wards and Branches  ===
 
=== Wards and Branches  ===
  
Centerfield, Charleston, Daniel, Heber 1st, Heber 2nd, Heber 3rd, Midway 1st, Midway 2nd, and Wallsburg.  
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Center, Charleston, Daniel, Heber 1st, Heber 2nd, Heber 3rd, Midway 1st, Midway 2nd, and Wallsburg.  
  
 
==== Center Ward  ====
 
==== Center Ward  ====
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*1860-1865 - Ecclesiastical affairs on Center Creek began.
 
*1860-1865 - Ecclesiastical affairs on Center Creek began.
  
*1877 - Wasatch Stake of Zion and Center Ward was organized.
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*1877 - Wasatch Stake of Zion and Center Ward was organized.
  
 
<br> '''Obtain the Records'''  
 
<br> '''Obtain the Records'''  
  
*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Center+Ward church and other records] for Center Gate Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
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*List of {{FHL|Saints. Center|corporate|disp=Center 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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'''History timeline'''  
 
'''History timeline'''  
  
*1863 - First presiding Elder at Charleston, acting under the direction of the bishop in Heber City.
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*1863 - First presiding Elder at Charleston, acting under the direction of the bishop in Heber City.  
*1877 - On July 15, Charleston was organized as a branch of the church.
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*1877 - On July 15, Charleston was organized as a branch of the church.  
 
*1930 - On Dec. 31st, Charleston Branch was organized as the Charleston Ward
 
*1930 - On Dec. 31st, Charleston Branch was organized as the Charleston Ward
  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
  
*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Charleston+Ward church and other records] for Charleston Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
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*List of {{FHL|Saints. Charleston|corporate|disp=Charleston 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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'''Obtain the Records'''  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
  
*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Daniel+Ward church and other records] for Daniel Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
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*List of {{FHL|Saints. Daniel|corporate|disp=Daniel 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]].
  
==== &nbsp;&nbsp;Heber Wards  ====
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==== &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;Heber Wards  ====
  
 
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], 328-329. <ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} 328-329.</ref><br>  
 
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], 328-329. <ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} 328-329.</ref><br>  
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'''Boundaries:''' <br>  
 
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*Heber East Ward, Wasatch Stake, Wasatch Co., Utah, consisted of the Latter-day Saints residing east of Main St.  
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*Heber East Ward, Wasatch Stake, Wasatch Co., Utah, consisted of the Latter-day Saints residing east of Main St.
  
*Heber West Ward, Wasatch Stake, Wasatch Co., Utah, consisted of the Latter-day Saints residing west of Main St.  
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*Heber West Ward, Wasatch Stake, Wasatch Co., Utah, consisted of the Latter-day Saints residing west of Main St.
  
*Heber 1st Ward, Wasatch Stake, Wasatch Co., Utah, consists of Latter-day Saints residing in the northeast part of Heber City, or that part which lies east of Main St. and north of 1st South St.  
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*Heber 1st Ward, Wasatch Stake, Wasatch Co., Utah, consists of Latter-day Saints residing in the northeast part of Heber City, or that part which lies east of Main St. and north of 1st South St.
  
 
*Heber 2nd Ward, Wasatch Stake, Wasatch Co., Utah, consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in that part of Heber City lying west of Main St. and north of 2nd South St. Northward the ward extends to the Summit Stake and westward to the Provo River.
 
*Heber 2nd Ward, Wasatch Stake, Wasatch Co., Utah, consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in that part of Heber City lying west of Main St. and north of 2nd South St. Northward the ward extends to the Summit Stake and westward to the Provo River.
  
*Heber 3rd Ward, Wasatch Stake, Wasatch Co., Utah, consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in that part of Heber City lying south of 1st South St. (east of Main St.) and south of 2nd South St. (west of Main St.).
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*Heber 3rd Ward, Wasatch Stake, Wasatch Co., Utah, consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in that part of Heber City lying south of 1st South St. (east of Main St.) and south of 2nd South St. (west of Main St.).
  
 
'''History timeline'''  
 
'''History timeline'''  
  
*1877 - July 15, Heber City was divided into two wards, Heber East and Heber West.
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*1877 - July 15, Heber City was divided into two wards, Heber East and Heber West.  
*1903 - Feb. 8, Heber City was divided into three wards, Heber 1st, 2nd, and 3rd wards.
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*1903 - Feb. 8, Heber City was divided into three wards, Heber 1st, 2nd, and 3rd wards.
  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
  
*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Heber+Wards church and other records] for Heber Wards, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
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*List of {{FHL|Saints. Heber|corporate|disp=Heber 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]].
  
==== &nbsp;Midway Wards  ====
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==== &nbsp;&nbsp;Midway Wards  ====
  
 
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 501-502.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 501-502.</ref><br>  
 
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 501-502.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 501-502.</ref><br>  
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*Midway Ward, Wasatch Stake, Wasatch Co., Utah, at the mouth of Snake Creek and White Pine Canyon, but mainly at two points subsequently named Midway and Mound City. The first of these was on Snake Creek, located 1 1/2 miles below or due north of the present Midway. Mound City, or the upper settlement, was situated on both sides of Snake Creek, immediately below the junction of that stream with White Pine Creek, or about two miles above the present Midway.  
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*Midway Ward, Wasatch Stake, Wasatch Co., Utah, at the mouth of Snake Creek and White Pine Canyon, but mainly at two points subsequently named Midway and Mound City. The first of these was on Snake Creek, located 1 1/2 miles below or due north of the present Midway. Mound City, or the upper settlement, was situated on both sides of Snake Creek, immediately below the junction of that stream with White Pine Creek, or about two miles above the present Midway.
  
 
*Midway 1st Ward, Wasatch Stake, Wasatch Co., consists of Latter-day Saints residing in the east part of Midway, the street running north and south, east of the public square, being the boundary line between the two wards. .
 
*Midway 1st Ward, Wasatch Stake, Wasatch Co., consists of Latter-day Saints residing in the east part of Midway, the street running north and south, east of the public square, being the boundary line between the two wards. .
  
*Midway 2nd Ward, Wasatch Stake, Wasatch Co., consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the west part of the town of Midway, being separated from the Midway 1st Ward by the street running north and south, east of the public square.
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*Midway 2nd Ward, Wasatch Stake, Wasatch Co., consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the west part of the town of Midway, being separated from the Midway 1st Ward by the street running north and south, east of the public square.
  
 
'''History timeline'''  
 
'''History timeline'''  
  
*1859-1860 - First Settlers on Snake Creek arrived and were organized into a branch untill 1877 until Midway Branch was organized as a regular bishop's ward.
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*1859-1860 - First Settlers on Snake Creek arrived and were organized into a branch untill 1877 until Midway Branch was organized as a regular bishop's ward.  
*1877 - Midway Branch was organized as a regualr bishop's ward.
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*1877 - Midway Branch was organized as a regualr bishop's ward.  
 
*1903 - Feb. 8, Midway Ward was divided into two wards, Midway 1st and Midway 2nd.
 
*1903 - Feb. 8, Midway Ward was divided into two wards, Midway 1st and Midway 2nd.
  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
  
*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Midway+Wards church and other records] for Midway Wards, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
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*List of {{FHL|Saints. Midway|corporate|disp=Midway 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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'''History timeline'''  
 
'''History timeline'''  
  
*1864 - Fall, first presiding Elder at Wallsburg.
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*1864 - Fall, first presiding Elder at Wallsburg.  
 
*1877 - July 15, organized as a regular bishop's ward.
 
*1877 - July 15, organized as a regular bishop's ward.
  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
  
*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Wallsburg+Ward church and other records] for Wallsburg Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
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*List of {{FHL|Saints. Wallsburg|corporate|disp=Wallsburg 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]].
  
==== Hiawatha Branch  ====
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=== &nbsp;References  ===
 
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See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 334.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 334.</ref><br>
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Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the coal-mining camp of Hiawatha which is situated on Miller Creek, at the mouth of a canyon about four miles north of Mohrland, and about 18 miles southwest of Price.
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*1920 - Organized into a branch of the Church on June 20, 1920..
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'''Obtain the Records'''
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*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Hiawatha+Branch church and other records] for Hiawatha Branch, 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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==== Kenilworth Branch  ====
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See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 397.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 397.</ref><br>
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Consists of Latter-day Saints residing in a coal-mining camp of that name situated on the side of a mountain, about five miles east of Helper and ten miles by wagon road north of Price.
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*1921 - Organized into a branch of the Church on May 29, 1921.
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'''Obtain the Records'''
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*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Kenilworth+Branch church and other records] for Kenilworth Branch, 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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==== Price Ward  ====
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See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 678-679.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 678-679.</ref><br>
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Consists of Latter-day Saints residing in the city of Price, and immediate vicinity.
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*1881 - Branch of church established in Price, Utah.
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*1882 - A regular bishop’s ward was organized at Price on November 20, 1882.
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'''Obtain the Records'''
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*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Price+Ward church and other records] for Price 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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==== Spring Glen Ward  ====
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See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 827.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 827.</ref><br>
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Consists of Latter-day Saints residing in the upper end of Price River Valley, adjacent to the town of Helper on the Denver &amp; Rio Grande Railroad, and about six miles northwest of Price.
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*1885 - Organized as a branch of the Church in 1885.
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*1889 - Spring Glen Branch was organized as a ward.
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*1928 - Branch was organized as a ward on June 21, 1928.
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'''Obtain the Records'''
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*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Beaver+Ward church and other records] for Spring Glen 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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==== Standardville Branch  ====
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See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 832.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 832.</ref><br>
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Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the mining town of Standardville, situated in Spring Canyon, about seven miles west of Helper, and 1 1/2 miles west of Storrs.
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*1921 - Organized into a branch of the Church on May 22, 1921.
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'''Obtain the Records'''
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*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Standardville+Branch church and other records] for Standardville Branch, 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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==== Storrs Ward  ====
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See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 639.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 639.</ref><br>
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Comprises the saints living in the coal-mining camp of Storrs, situated in Spring Canyon and owned by the Spring Canyon Coal Company. The camp is situated in Spring Canyon, about five miles west of Helper on the Denver &amp; Rio Grande Railroad, and ten miles northwest of Price.
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*1912 - Organized as a branch of the Church.
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*1913 - Organized into a regular bishop's ward on May 23, 1913.
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'''Obtain the Records'''
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*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Storrs+Ward church and other records] for Storrs 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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==== Sunnyside Ward  ====
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See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 847-848.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 847-848.</ref><br>
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Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the coal-mining camp of Sunnyside, which is situated in Grassy Trail Canyon, about 28 miles southeast of Price
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*February 4, 1900 - Sunnyside was organized as a branch of the Church.
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*July 17, 1900 - The branch was organized as a regular bishop’s ward.
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'''Obtain the Records'''
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*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Sunnyside+Ward church and other records] for Sunnyside 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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==== Wellington Ward  ====
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See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 934.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 934.</ref><br>
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Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the town of Wellington, which is a farming community, situated six miles southeast of Price, on the Price River.
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*1884 - Branch of the Church was organized at Wellington.
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*1890 - Branch was organized as a ward on May 12, 1890.
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*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Wellington+Ward church and other records] for Wellington 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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Latest revision as of 18:18, 20 March 2013

Utah Church Records go to Wasatch County Church Records go to Wasatch 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. 923-924.

  • 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.
  • Also available through Ancestry.com ($).

Contents

 Wasatch Stake

Stake boundaries as of about 1930
See Encyclopedic History..., p. 923-924.[1]

  • Area of the County:All of Wasatch County, UT
  • Headquarters in (town): Heber, UT
  • Boundaries of stake:

Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in Wasatch County, Utah, which is situated in the famous Provo Valley. The valley proper commences at the head of Provo Canyon, 19 miles northeast of Provo, and extends along the Provo River in a northeasterly direction for about 12 miles to a point where the valley narrows down to a mere canyon, about four miles above Heber City


History Timeline up to about 1930

  • Ecclesiastically these settlements originally belonged to and constituted a part of Utah Stake, Utah.
  • 1877 - On July 15th the Wasatch Stake was organized.

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.

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Wards and Branches

Center, Charleston, Daniel, Heber 1st, Heber 2nd, Heber 3rd, Midway 1st, Midway 2nd, and Wallsburg.

Center Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 126.[2]

Boundaries:

Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the upper end of Provo Valley, or that part of said valley lying east of Heber City, including some scattered settlers living on Lake Creek. Until 1898 the ward also included the settlers on Daniels Creek. The majority of the settlers within the limits of the ward reside on Center Creek, where a small townsite consisting of six ten-acre blocks has been surveyed with eight lots in a block.

History timeline

  • 1860-1865 - Ecclesiastical affairs on Center Creek began.
  • 1877 - Wasatch Stake of Zion and Center Ward was organized.


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  Charleston Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 132.[3]

Boundaries:

Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the village of Charleston, and those living in a scattered condition in its immediate neighborhood. The village of Charleston is situated on a level tract in Provo Valley near the left bank of the Provo River, five miles southwest of Heber City, and three miles south of Midway, on the opposite side of the river.

History timeline

  • 1863 - First presiding Elder at Charleston, acting under the direction of the bishop in Heber City.
  • 1877 - On July 15, Charleston was organized as a branch of the church.
  • 1930 - On Dec. 31st, Charleston Branch was organized as the Charleston Ward

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  Daniel Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 169.[4]

Boundaries:

Consists of Latter-day Saints residing on Daniels Creek and vicinity—a part of Provo Valley lying southeast of Heber City. Some of the families reside in Daniels Creek Canyon and others in the open valley, nearly all in a scattered condition.

History timeline

  • 1885 - Daniel Branch organized under the direction of the Center Ward.
  • 1898 - On Nov. 20th, Daniel Branch was separated from the Center Ward and organized into a ward

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   Heber Wards

See Encyclopedic History..., 328-329. [5]

Boundaries:

  • Heber East Ward, Wasatch Stake, Wasatch Co., Utah, consisted of the Latter-day Saints residing east of Main St.
  • Heber West Ward, Wasatch Stake, Wasatch Co., Utah, consisted of the Latter-day Saints residing west of Main St.
  • Heber 1st Ward, Wasatch Stake, Wasatch Co., Utah, consists of Latter-day Saints residing in the northeast part of Heber City, or that part which lies east of Main St. and north of 1st South St.
  • Heber 2nd Ward, Wasatch Stake, Wasatch Co., Utah, consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in that part of Heber City lying west of Main St. and north of 2nd South St. Northward the ward extends to the Summit Stake and westward to the Provo River.
  • Heber 3rd Ward, Wasatch Stake, Wasatch Co., Utah, consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in that part of Heber City lying south of 1st South St. (east of Main St.) and south of 2nd South St. (west of Main St.).

History timeline

  • 1877 - July 15, Heber City was divided into two wards, Heber East and Heber West.
  • 1903 - Feb. 8, Heber City was divided into three wards, Heber 1st, 2nd, and 3rd wards.

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  Midway Wards

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 501-502.[6]

Boundaries:

  • Midway Ward, Wasatch Stake, Wasatch Co., Utah, at the mouth of Snake Creek and White Pine Canyon, but mainly at two points subsequently named Midway and Mound City. The first of these was on Snake Creek, located 1 1/2 miles below or due north of the present Midway. Mound City, or the upper settlement, was situated on both sides of Snake Creek, immediately below the junction of that stream with White Pine Creek, or about two miles above the present Midway.
  • Midway 1st Ward, Wasatch Stake, Wasatch Co., consists of Latter-day Saints residing in the east part of Midway, the street running north and south, east of the public square, being the boundary line between the two wards. .
  • Midway 2nd Ward, Wasatch Stake, Wasatch Co., consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the west part of the town of Midway, being separated from the Midway 1st Ward by the street running north and south, east of the public square.

History timeline

  • 1859-1860 - First Settlers on Snake Creek arrived and were organized into a branch untill 1877 until Midway Branch was organized as a regular bishop's ward.
  • 1877 - Midway Branch was organized as a regualr bishop's ward.
  • 1903 - Feb. 8, Midway Ward was divided into two wards, Midway 1st and Midway 2nd.

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   Wallsburg Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 919-920.[7]

Boundaries:

Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the agricultural town of Wallsburg, which is situated in the so-called Round Valley, 13 miles by road south of Heber, the county seat and stake headquarters, 25 miles northeast of Provo, and 60 miles by nearest road southeast of Salt Lake City.

History timeline

  • 1864 - Fall, first presiding Elder at Wallsburg.
  • 1877 - July 15, organized as a regular bishop's ward.

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 References

  1. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 923-924.
  2. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 126.
  3. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 132.
  4. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 169.
  5. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). 328-329.
  6. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 501-502.
  7. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 919-920.

 

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