Adamsville, Utah LDS Church Wards and Branches

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

Unless otherwise noted, this outline was created from Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941), p 5-6. Online:

Boundaries

The ward/branch 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.

In 1940, Beaver Stake contained all wards and branches located in 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 found in the ward library or in homes of members. Some contain biographical sketches of members of the ward at the time of compilation.

The Records

References