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[[Utah Church Records]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Beaver County, Utah#Church_Records|Beaver County Church Records]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] '''Adamsville, Utah LDS Church Wards and Branches'''  
 
[[Utah Church Records]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Beaver County, Utah#Church_Records|Beaver County Church Records]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] '''Adamsville, Utah LDS Church Wards and Branches'''  
  
History timeline (1862-1940) and records of Mormon congregations in Adamsville, Beaver County, Utah, a village 9 miles west of the town of Beaver. Adamsville was part of Beaver Stake, which encompassed all of Beaver County.
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This page includes a history timeline up to 1940, boundaries of wards and branches in the area as of 1940, and how to obtain the records.
  
 
Source of information: Jenson, Andrew. ''Encyclopedic History of the Church''. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941), p 5-6. Online through [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 BYU Books]. (Free) Text searchable. Also available through Ancestry.com ($).  
 
Source of information: Jenson, Andrew. ''Encyclopedic History of the Church''. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941), p 5-6. Online through [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 BYU Books]. (Free) Text searchable. Also available through Ancestry.com ($).  
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=== Boundaries  ===
 
=== Boundaries  ===
  
As of 1940, the ward consisted of the village of Adamsville and surrounding farming districts in Beaver County, Utah. The village is on the right bank of Beaver Creek 9 miles west of Beaver, 9 miles northeast of Minersville, and 23 miles northeast of Milford.
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As of 1940, the ward consisted of the village of Adamsville and surrounding farming districts in Beaver County, Utah. The village is on the right bank of Beaver Creek 9 miles west of Beaver, 9 miles northeast of Minersville, and 23 miles northeast of Milford. Adamsville was part of Beaver Stake, which encompassed all of Beaver County.
 
 
For changes since 1940, contact (Membership? Church History?)
 
  
 
=== History Timeline  ===
 
=== History Timeline  ===

Revision as of 17:14, 6 November 2012

Utah Church Records go to Beaver County Church Records go to Adamsville, Utah LDS Church Wards and Branches

This page includes a history timeline up to 1940, boundaries of wards and branches in the area as of 1940, and how to obtain the records.

Source of information: Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941), p 5-6. Online through BYU Books. (Free) Text searchable. Also available through Ancestry.com ($).

Boundaries

As of 1940, the ward consisted of the village of Adamsville and surrounding farming districts in Beaver County, Utah. The village is on the right bank of Beaver Creek 9 miles west of Beaver, 9 miles northeast of Minersville, and 23 miles northeast of Milford. Adamsville was part of Beaver Stake, which encompassed all of Beaver County.

History Timeline

  • 1862. Settled by David B Adams and 3 other families.
  • 1867. About a dozen families arrived from the Sevier country due to Indian troubles there.
  • 1868. Meeting house built.
  • 1869. Beaver Stake was organized, with Beaver 3rd ward comprising the villages of Adamsville and Greenville.
  • 1877. Adamsville and Greenville wards created, and Beaver 3rd ward dissolved.


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.

Obtain the Records

Records up to about 1948 are available, usually on microfilm.

References