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  • Uintah County, Utah —
    Information Updated for:  Apr 19, 2010
  • Formed from:  portions of Wasatch County.
    Established:  18-Feb-1880
    County Seat:  Vernal (City), Utah

    County history - Uintah County is named in honor of the Ute (pronounced "yewt") are an ethnically related group of American Indians (then) and now living primarily in Utah and Colorado.

    Uintah Courthouse
    1. Uintah County - American History & Genealogy Project (None found online at the time of this update.)
    2. Uintah County - Cities/Towns/Townships:  From Wikipedia
    3. Uintah County - Genealogical/Historical Society (None found online at the time of this update.)
    4. Uintah County - US/UTGenWeb site:  (Archives)
    5. Uintah County - US/UTGenWeb site:  Genealogy & History
    6. Uintah County - Genealogy Forum (Genealogy.com)

      Additional Local History/Genealogy:
    7. Uintah County Cemeteries - Listings (county & cemetery); may include photos, records, name lists, etc..
    8. Uintah County Vital Records - Uintah County Clerk, 147 E. Main Street, Vernal, UT 84078.

      Census Information:
    9. 1880 Census (I) and (T) - Federal Census Uintah County, Utah Territory ED 80 (Index: 1 page / Text: 3 pages).


  • Utah County, Utah —
    Information Updated for:  Sep 25, 2009
  • Formed from:  portions of American Indian [Ute] lands, an [Original County].
    Established:  xx-xxx-1852
    County Seat:  Provo, Utah

    County history - Utah County is named from the Spanish name (Yuta) for the Ute Indians

    Utah Courthouse
    1. Utah County - American History & Genealogy Project (None found online at the time of this update.)
    2. Utah County - Cities/Towns/Townships:  From Wikipedia
    3. Utah County - Genealogical/Historical Society (None found online at the time of this update.)
    4. Utah County - US/UTGenWeb site:  (Archives)
    5. Utah County - US/UTGenWeb site:  Genealogy & History
    6. Utah County - Genealogy Forum (Genealogy.com)

      Additional Local History/Genealogy:
    7. Utah County Cemeteries - Listings (county & cemetery); may include photos, records, name lists, etc..
    8. Utah County Vital Records - Utah County Health Department, Vital Records, 151 S. University Ave. #1100, Provo, UT 84601.

    9. Utah County - Obituary Index (search engine)
    10. Utah County Online - History of Utah County

      Census Information:
    11. 1850 Census (I) and (T) - (I) = 2 pages, (T) = 4 pages.
    12. 1850 Census (slave schedule) - 1 page.


  • Wasatch County, Utah —
    Information Updated for:  Feb 24, 2014
  • Formed from:  portions of Summit County.
    Established:  xx-xxx-1862
    County Seat:  Heber City, Utah

    County history - Wasatch County is named from a Native American word meaning "mountain pass", also the name of the Wasatch Range.

    Wasatch Courthouse
    GHLL Wasatch County Package:
    1. American History & Genealogy Project - Wasatch County AHGP and / or ALHN
    2. Cemetery Listings - may include photos, records, name lists, etc..
    3. Cities/Towns/Townships - compiled by Wikipedia
    4. Genealogy Forum - Wasatch County, UT Genealogy Forum (Genealogy.com)
    5. Society/Museum/Assn - (None found online at the time of this update.)
    6. US/UTGenWeb site - Wasatch County Archives
    7. US/UTGenWeb - Wasatch County Genealogy & History
    8. Vital Records (Free Public Records)  |  Wasatch County (Local Records)  |  Herber City, UT (County Seat Records).
    Additional Local History/Genealogy:
        Adjacent counties (GHLL listings):
             Salt Lake County (northwest), Summit County (north), Utah County (west),
             Duchesne County (east).
               Note:  County names in gray print are not yet linked, those in blue are
                 linked.


        Index to Fourth District Naturalization Record Books 1896-1935 - Wasatch County.
        More Vital Records - Recorder's Office, Wasatch County.

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    Please report links or information that should be updated or added:
        Correction or addition Report for this county - just copy/paste the URL for this page & the item(s) which concern you.


  • Washington County, Utah —
    Information Updated for:  Sep 6, 2010
  • Formed from:  portions of unorganized lands.
    Established:  03-Mar-1852
    County Seat:  St. George, Utah

    County history - Washington County is named in honor of the first President of the United States, George Washington.

    Washington Courthouse
    GHLL Washington County Package:
    1. American History & Genealogy Project (None found online at the time of this update.)
    2. Cemetery Listings - may include photos, records, name lists, etc..
    3. Cities/Towns/Townships - compiled by Wikipedia
    4. Genealogy Forum - Washington County, UT Genealogy Forum (Genealogy.com)
    5. Society/Museum/Assn - (Washington County Historical Society / St. George, UT)
    6. US/UTGenWeb site - Washington County Archives
    7. US/UTGenWeb - Washington County Genealogy & History
    8. Vital Records - Washington County Clerk, 197 E. Tabernacle Street, St. George, UT 84770.
    Additional Local History/Genealogy:
        Adjacent counties (GHLL listings):
             Iron County (north), Kane County (east), Mohave County, Arizona (south), Lincoln
                County, Nevada
    (west).

        Pioneer Library online - A Brief History of Washington County
        Saint George, Utah - Area Early Settlers and History
        Washington County - Timeline and History

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    Census Information:
        1860 Census (G) - Federal Census, Washington County, Utah Territory (Graphics: 20 pages, top and
             bottom page views).
        1860 Census (I) and (T) - Federal Census, Washington County, (Index: 1 page / Text: 2 pages).

    Please report links or information that should be updated or added:
        Correction or addition Report for this county - just copy/paste the URL for this page and the item which concerns you.


  • Wayne County, Utah —
    Information Updated for:  Jul 4, 2011
  • Formed from:  portions of Piute County.
    Established:  10-Mar-1892
    County Seat:  Loa, Utah

    County history - Wayne County is named in honor of Wayne Robinson, the son of Utah state legislator Willis Robinson, although an alternate explanation suggests Revolutionary War Gen. Anthony Wayne (1745-1796).

    Wayne Courthouse
    GHLL Wayne County Package:
    1. American History & Genealogy Project (None found online at the time of this update.)
    2. Cemetery Listings - may include photos, records, name lists, etc..
    3. Cities/Towns/Townships - compiled by Wikipedia
    4. Genealogy Forum - Wayne County, UT Genealogy Forum (Genealogy.com)
    5. Society/Museum/Assn - (None found online at the time of this update.)
    6. US/UTGenWeb site - Wayne County Archives
    7. US/UTGenWeb - Wayne County Genealogy & History
    8. Wayne County Vital Records - Wayne County Clerk, 18 South Main, PO Box 189, Loa, UT 84747.
    Additional Local History/Genealogy:
        Adjacent counties (GHLL listings):
             Emery County (north-central & east), Garfield County (south), Piute County (west),
             San Juan County (east), Sevier County (north-west).

        Genealogy Trails - Wayne County

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    Census Information:
        1930 Census (I) and (T) - Federal Census, Wayne County (Index: 2 pages / Text: 13 pages / Info: 1 page).

    Please report links or information that should be updated or added:
        Correction or addition Report for this county - just copy/paste the URL for this page and the item which concerns you.


  • Weber County, Utah —
    Information Updated for:  Oct 5, 2009
  • Formed from:  portions of unorganized lands [an original county].
    Established:  03-Mar-1852
    County Seat:  Ogden, Utah

    County history - Weber County is named in honor of The Weber Basin surrounding the Weber River.

    Weber Courthouse
    1. Weber County - American History & Genealogy Project
    2. Weber County - Cities/Towns/Townships:  From Wikipedia
    3. Weber County - Genealogical/Historical Society (None found online at the time of this update.)
    4. Weber County - US/UTGenWeb site:  (Archives)
    5. Weber County - US/UTGenWeb site:  Genealogy & History
    6. Weber County - Genealogy Forum (Genealogy.com)

      Additional Local History/Genealogy:
    7. Weber County Cemeteries - Listings (county & cemetery); may include photos, records, name lists, etc..
    8. Weber County Vital Records - Weber County Clerk /Auditors office, 2380 Washington Blvd on the 3rd Floor, Ogden, UT 84401.

    9. Weber County - Pioneer, Utah's online library (history, etc.)
    10. Weber State University - Stewart Library

      Census Information:
    11. 1850 Census (I) and (T) - Federal Census Weber County, Utah Territory (Index: 2 pgs / Text: 3 pgs)
    12. 1860 Census (G) - Federal Census Weber County, Utah Territory (Graphic: 216 pgs)



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