Juab County, UtahEdit This Page
From FamilySearch Wiki
The Juab County, Utah genealogy guide to find parents, birth, marriage, death, and more since 1853, when the county was formed. This page lists online, published, and original resources, such as cemeteries, censuses, church, court, land, probate, and obituaries.
|Dates for major county records|
|For earlier dates, try...Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries | Parent counties|
|Juab County, Utah|
Location in the state of Utah
Location of Utah in the U.S.
|Founded||March 3, 1852|
|Address|| 160 N. Main|
Nephi, UT 84648
|Named for: Native American term meaning "thirsty valley"|
Juab County Courthouse
160North Main Street
Nephi, Ut 84648-1412
County Clerk has birth, marriage, death, court and land records from 1898.
|Before the county was created—and perhaps until the newly-formed county was fully operational—search records of the parent counties.|
Neighboring CountiesJuab County, Utah is surrounded by: Millard | Sanpete | Tooele | Utah | In Nevada: White Pine
- Biographies. of Juab County, Utah are listed in the FamilySearch Library. To obtain closer-to-home access to resources, see. public libraries.
Business Records and Commerce
- Business Records and Commerce. of Juab County, Utah are listed in the FamilySearch Library. To obtain closer-to-home access to resources, see. public libraries.
- Cemeteries. of Juab County, Utah are listed in the FamilySearch Library. To obtain closer-to-home access to resources, see. public libraries.
- Juab County Cemeteries at the Utah Historical site
- USGenWeb Archives, Juab, County, Utah Containes transcribed information on the Swasey Family; Mona, Juab Co., Utah
- Eureka Cemetery, Eureka BillionGraves
The 1850 , 1860, 1870, 1880, 1900, 1910, 1920, and 1930 U.S. federal population schedules of Juab County are available online. For tips on accessing census records online, see Utah Census. 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.
- 1850 (1851)
Churches and Religious Groups
- Church Records. of Juab County, Utah are listed in the FamilySearch Library. To obtain closer-to-home access to resources, 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
|Juab County, Utah guide to history and records of LDS wards and branches|
Stake(s): Juab Stake, Utah · Tintic Stake, Utah
Church units without place names: Callao · Goshute · Ironton · Jericho · Joy · Knight · Knightsville · Mammoth Jct. · McIntyre · Mills · Parley · Partoun · Red Point · Sharp · Soma · Starr · Tintic · Trout Creek · Uisco · York
Ethnic and Other Groups
Note: Unless otherwise mentioned, the events below were gleaned from Wikipedia for Juab County.
Land and Property
Early migration routes to and from Juab County, Utah for emigrant settlers included:
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).
Address: 160 N. Main, Nephi, UT 84648
County seat: Nephi
Family History Centers
Societies and Social Groups
search parent counties
1853 - 1897
6,274 marriages from 13 May 1857 to 4 Aug 2006 are listed on the Western States Marriage Index.
Utah Death Certificates 1904 - 1956 -A free internet access to the 1904-1956 death certificates can be viewed at https://www.familysearch.org/ . 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.
Utah State Burial Index for death before 1904
Death Record Substitutes
Towns and Communities in this county