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Revision as of 00:05, 19 September 2011

Template:Utah-stubUnited States> Utah> Emery County> Ferron

Wikipedia
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Ferron, Utah, Utah
Map
[[Image:{{{county_map}}}|200px|Map of Utah highlighting Emory ]]
Emory's location in the state of Utah
Coordinates: 39°05′27″N 111°07′59″W / 39.090720°N 111.133001°W / 39.090720; -111.133001
Facts
Founded 1877
Named for: A.D. Ferron, pioneer surveyor of Castle Valley, Emery, and Carbon counties

History

Ferron, Utah is located "on U-10 at the mouth of Ferron Canyon, ten miles southwest of Castle Dale. It was named to honor A.D. Ferron, pioneer surveyor of Castle Valley, Emery, and Carbon counties." [1]

Resources

Cemeteries

Ferron City Cemetery
300 East 200 North (Cemetery Road)
Ferron, Utah 84523

Local Histories

Societies and Libraries

Ferron Branch Library
55 North 200 West
Ferron, Utah 845238
Phone: 435-384-2637
Fax: 435-384-2876
Hours: M-F 9:30am-5:30pm

Family History Centers

Ferron, Utah
35 West 200 North (Hwy 10)
Ferron, Emery, Utah, United States
Phone: 435-384-3288
Hours: M-Th 10am-3pm; Tues. 7pm-9pm; Sat or other by appt.

Web Sites

References

  1. John W. Van Cott, Utah Place Names: A Comprehensive Guide To the Origins of Geographic Names (Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, 1990), 136.