Cache County, Utah Genealogy
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|For earlier dates, try Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries | Parent counties|
|Cache County, Utah|
Location in the state of Utah
Location of Utah in the U.S.
|Founded||January 5, 1856|
|Address||County Courthouse<br>179 North Main St.<br>Suite 102<br>Logan, UT 84321|
|Named for: caches of furs made by Rocky Mountain Fur Company trappers|
- 1 Helpful Facts
- 2 Resources
- 2.1 Bible Records
- 2.2 Biography
- 2.3 Business Records and Commerce
- 2.4 Cemeteries
- 2.5 Census
- 2.6 Churches and Religious Groups
- 2.7 Court Records
- 2.8 Description and travel
- 2.9 Directories
- 2.10 Dwellings
- 2.11 Ethnic and Other Groups
- 2.12 Funeral Homes
- 2.13 Gazetteers
- 2.14 Genealogy
- 2.15 History
- 2.16 Land and Property
- 2.17 Maps
- 2.18 Migration
- 2.19 Military
- 2.20 Naturalization and Citizenship
- 2.21 Newspapers
- 2.22 Obituaries
- 2.23 Periodicals
- 2.24 Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc.
- 2.25 Probate Records
- 2.26 Public Records
- 2.27 Religion and Religious Life
- 2.28 Resource Repositories
- 2.29 Schools
- 2.30 Taxation
- 2.31 Vital Records
- 3 Towns and Communities in this county
- 4 References
Cache County Courthouse
170 North Main Street
Logan, Ut 84321-4541
County Clerk has marriage records from 1888.
Clerk District Court has divorce, probate and court records
County recorder has land records. 
|Before the county was created—and perhaps until the newly-formed county was fully operational—search records of the parent counties.|
Neighboring CountiesCache County, Utah Genealogy is surrounded by: Box Elder | Rich | Weber | Idaho counties: Bear Lake | Franklin | Oneida
USGenWeb Archives Cache County, Utah lists bios of 13 individuals of Cache County
- Biographies(microfilmed originals or published transcripts) are listed in the FamilySearch Library Catalog for Cache County, Utah Genealogy. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see public libraries.
Business Records and Commerce
For the cemeteries within or just outside the cities or towns, please refer to the listing of populated places above.
Old Ephraim's Grave
Cache County Cemeteries at the Utah Historical site
USGenWeb Archives Cache County, Utah provides a list of burials in Wellsville Cemetery and the Woodmen burials
For information and tips on accessing census records online, see Utah Census
The 1860, 1870, 1880, 1900, 1910, 1920, and 1930 U.S. federal population schedules of Cache County are available online. If you're having trouble finding your ancestors in national indexes, try checking local indexes. Created by experts familiar with the area's families, these indexes are often transcribed more accurately than nationwide indexes.
See Utah Population Schedule Indexes: Fiche, Film, or Book for more information about statewide printed indexes.
USGenWeb Archives Cache County, Utah provides the 1920 Census of Paradise, Avon, Hyde Park, North Logan and Benson.
- Censuses(microfilmed originals or published transcripts) are listed in the FamilySearch Library Catalog for Cache County, Utah Genealogy. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see public libraries.
Churches and Religious Groups
Early church records, for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, for Cache County Wards and Branches can be found on film and are located at the LDS Family History Library in Salt Lake City. The film numbers, for each ward, can be locate through the Family History Library Catalog at https://www.familysearch.org/. Or by refering to Jaussi, Laureen R., and Gloria D. Chaston. Register of Genealogical Society Call Numbers. 2 vols. Provo, Utah: Genealogy Tree, 1982. (FHL book 979.2258 A3j; fiche 6031507). These volumes contain the film numbers for many (but not all) membership and temple record films.
- Church Records(microfilmed originals or published transcripts) are listed in the FamilySearch Library Catalog for Cache County, Utah Genealogy. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see public libraries.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (the Mormons)
Click a church unit name in the chart below for its history, boundaries, and availability of records, which are often in microfilm format
|Cache County, Utah Genealogy guide to history and records of LDS wards and branches|
Amalga · Clarkston · Cornish · Hyde Park · Hyrum · Lewiston · Logan · Mendon · Millville · Newton · Nibley · North Logan · Paradise · Providence · Richmond · River Heights · Smithfield · Trenton · Wellsville |}
Description and travel
Ethnic and Other Groups
NOTE: Unless otherwise mentioned, the events below were gleaned from Wikipedia for Cache County.
Land and Property
Naturalization and Citizenship
Small town newspapers contain obituaries, birth or death notices, community news (such as the visit of someone's relatives), legal notices and provide historical content. See Utah newspapers for tips, resources, and details.
Obituaries may mention birth, marriage, spouse, parents, and living family members. See Utah Obituaries for state level compendiums and United States Obituaries for tips and insights regarding this record type.
Obituaries for residents may be found in:
Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc.
In Utah, such records may be difficult to find. Try records of the church they may have attended. Realize, however, that such records may have not been preserved, and would not be in the typical records of membership.
It is possible there were records kept by civilian authorities. Ask town or county officials and local librarians and the State Archives. Also try National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections (online).
Religion and Religious Life
179 North Main St.
Family History Centers
Logan Utah Family History Center
Bear River District Health Department
The Family History Library does not have Logan City vital records.
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1856 - 1897
Utah Death Certificates 1904 - 1956 A free internet access to the 1904-1956 death certificates at FamilySearch. Utah requires a death certificate before a burial is completed. A death certificate may contain information as to the name of the deceased, date of death, and place of death, as well as the age, birthdate, parents, gender, marital status, spouse and place of residence.
Death Record Substitutes
Towns and Communities in this county
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