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[[Utah Church Records]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Utah Experimental County#Church_Records|Beaver County Church Records]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] '''Frisco, Utah Wards and Branches'''
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[[Utah Church Records]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Beaver County, Utah#Churches_and_Religious_Groups|Beaver County Church Records]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] '''Frisco, Utah Wards and Branches'''  
  
History timeline (1881-1911) and records of Mormon congregations in the mining towns of Frisco and Grampton, Beaver County, Utah. Frisco is located in the San Francisco mountains, 17 miles northwest of Milford and 51 miles northwest of Beaver.
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{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p 269-70. {{UTChurchLDSJensonsEnd}}
  
Source of information: Jenson, Andrew. ''Encyclopedic History of the Church'']. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941), p 269-70. 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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=== Church Units and Boundaries as of 1941 ===
  
=== Boundaries  ===
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{{PAGENAME}}: Discontinued in 1911. While active, the congregation consisted of the mining towns of Frisco and Grampton. It was part of Beaver Stake.
  
While active, the congregation consisted of the mining towns of Frisco and Grampton.
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'''Stake:''' [[Beaver Stake, Utah LDS Church Wards and Branches|Beaver Stake, Utah]]
 
 
=== History Timeline  ===
 
*____ - 1911. The town depended upon the Horn Silver Mine, the terminus of a branch of the Los Angeles and Salt Lake Railroad.
 
*1881, June 27. Organized as a branch.
 
*1882, March. 36 people belonged to the branch. "It seems that this first branch organization was not continued...."
 
*1897, April 25. Reorganized. They met alternately at the school house in Frisco and the hall at Grampton.
 
*1905, January 22. Frisco was organized as a ward.
 
*1911. The mines were closed and most of the saints moved away. Those that remained were transferred to Milford Ward.
 
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'''Other History Resources'''<br>
 
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  ===
 
=== Obtain the Records  ===
  
 
Records up to about 1948 are available, usually on microfilm.  
 
Records up to about 1948 are available, usually on microfilm.  
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*List of {{FHL|Utah, Beaver, Frisco - Church Records|subject|disp=Church records}}{{FHLTopicOnlyLinks}}  
 
*List of {{FHL|Utah, Beaver, Frisco - Church Records|subject|disp=Church records}}{{FHLTopicOnlyLinks}}  
*For later records and additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church History Library|Church History Library]]
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*Check the [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]] for additional records.
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=== History Timeline to 1941  ===
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*____ - 1911. The town depended upon the Horn Silver Mine, the terminus of a branch of the Los Angeles and Salt Lake Railroad.
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*1881, June 27. Organized as a branch.
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*1882, March. 36 people belonged to the branch. "It seems that this first branch organization was not continued...."
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*1897, April 25. Reorganized. They met alternately at the school house in Frisco and the hall at Grampton.
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*1905, January 22. Frisco was organized as a ward.
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*1911. The mines were closed and most of the saints moved away. Those that remained were transferred to Milford Ward.
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=== References  ===
  
=== References ===
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[[Category:Tracing_LDS_Ancestors]] [[Category:Beaver_County,_Utah]] [[Category:LDS_Church_Records]]

Revision as of 03:32, 3 January 2013

Utah Church Records go to Beaver County Church Records go to Frisco, Utah Wards and Branches

Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p 269-70.

  • Online through BYU Books. (Free) In the Text search box, type the town or unit name and click Go. Select page numbers (tiny) at the right to see the page.
  • Also available through Ancestry.com ($).

Church Units and Boundaries as of 1941

Frisco, Utah LDS Church Wards and Branches: Discontinued in 1911. While active, the congregation consisted of the mining towns of Frisco and Grampton. It was part of Beaver Stake.

Stake: Beaver Stake, Utah

Obtain the Records

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

History Timeline to 1941

This timeline (arranged by year) includes events that affected records, record-keeping, and movements of Mormons in this area.

  • ____ - 1911. The town depended upon the Horn Silver Mine, the terminus of a branch of the Los Angeles and Salt Lake Railroad.
  • 1881, June 27. Organized as a branch.
  • 1882, March. 36 people belonged to the branch. "It seems that this first branch organization was not continued...."
  • 1897, April 25. Reorganized. They met alternately at the school house in Frisco and the hall at Grampton.
  • 1905, January 22. Frisco was organized as a ward.
  • 1911. The mines were closed and most of the saints moved away. Those that remained were transferred to Milford Ward.

References