FamilySearch Wiki talk:WikiProject Utah Tasks Birth
From FamilySearch Wiki
- Below are the best sources to find birth information (dates and places of birth and names of parents) for WikiProject Utah Tasks Birth. Also available: How to Find Birth Information in Utah.
- Follow the suggestions under the year span that matches when your ancestor was born:
Before [date county formed]
- WikiProject Utah Tasks Birth was formed in [date formed].
If your records show the person was born here before the county was formed,
[date formed]-[year before birth records began]
- No birth records were created for WikiProject Utah Tasks Birth by either by county or state civil authorities in this time period.
- Follow these suggestions to find birth information for this time period:
- Church records usually give birth date and place and names of parents.
- Utah Death Certificates 1904-1961 give birth date and place (recorded at the time of death), names of parents, and name of spouse. Search by names or by exact death date.
- See also other records that give birth information, such as Death records, Census, Cemeteries, Obituaries
- See also neighboring counties for birth information, due to family members living in that area, religious preferences, convenience, and other reasons.