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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]]''> ''[[Utah]]''> ''[[Emery County, Utah|Emery County]]''> ''Green River''  
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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
"Green River, Utah is located "on I-70 and the Green River. The town receives ints name from the river and should not be confused with Green River, Wyoming. The earlier recorded name for Green River, Utah was Blake for a J.P. Blake who settled on the east bank of the river. Today's town extends to both sides of the river." <ref>John W. Van Cott, ''Utah Place Names: A Comprehensive Guide To the Origins of Geographic Names'' (Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, 1990), 166.</ref>
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Green River, Utah is located "on I-70 and the Green River. The town receives ints name from the river and should not be confused with Green River, Wyoming. The earlier recorded name for Green River, Utah was Blake for a J.P. Blake who settled on the east bank of the river. Today's town extends to both sides of the river." <ref>John W. Van Cott, ''Utah Place Names: A Comprehensive Guide To the Origins of Geographic Names'' (Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, 1990), 166.</ref>  
  
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Wikipedia (http://www.wikipedia.com: accessed 3 March 2010), [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Green_River,_Utah "Green River, Utah."]  
Wikipedia (http://www.wikipedia.com: accessed 3 March 2010), [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Green_River,_Utah "Green River, Utah."]
 
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
 
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
'''Green River Cemetery <br>'''Green River, Utah 84525
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'''Green River Cemetery <br>'''Green River, Utah 84525  
  
==== Court ====
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==== Court ====
  
'''Emery County Justice Court - Green River''' <br>48 Farrer Street <br>Green River, Utah 84525 <br>Phone: 435-564-3204 <br>Fax: 435-564-8322
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'''Emery County Justice Court - Green River''' <br>48 Farrer Street <br>Green River, Utah 84525 <br>Phone: 435-564-3204 <br>Fax: 435-564-8322  
  
==== Local Histories ====
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==== Local Histories ====
  
 
*Chandler, Jo Anne, Annalee Thayn, and the Green River Archives.[http://www.worldcat.org/title/green-river-and-the-gunnison-valley/oclc/236352226&referer=brief_results ''Green River and the Gunnison Valley'']. Charleston, South Carolina: Arcadia Publishing, 2008.
 
*Chandler, Jo Anne, Annalee Thayn, and the Green River Archives.[http://www.worldcat.org/title/green-river-and-the-gunnison-valley/oclc/236352226&referer=brief_results ''Green River and the Gunnison Valley'']. Charleston, South Carolina: Arcadia Publishing, 2008.
  
*Smith, Muriel W. [http://www.worldcat.org/title/they-were-here-stories-and-statistics-of-the-people-of-elgin-utah-green-river-utah/oclc/60392440&referer=brief_results ''They Were Here: Stories and Statistics of the people of Elgin, Utah & Green River, Utah'']. 2 volumes.[Green River, Utah: M.W. Smith, 2005?].
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*Smith, Muriel W. [http://www.worldcat.org/title/they-were-here-stories-and-statistics-of-the-people-of-elgin-utah-green-river-utah/oclc/60392440&referer=brief_results ''They Were Here: Stories and Statistics of the people of Elgin, Utah &amp; Green River, Utah'']. 2 volumes.[Green River, Utah: M.W. Smith, 2005?].
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
'''Green River Branch Library''' <br> 85 South Long Street <br> Green River, Utah 84525 <br> Phone: 435-564-3349 <br> Fax: 435-564-3399 <br> Hours: M-Th 9:30am-5:30pm; F 9:30am-2:30pm; Sat 9am-12pm
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'''Green River Branch Library''' <br>85 South Long Street <br>Green River, Utah 84525 <br>Phone: 435-564-3349 <br>Fax: 435-564-3399 <br>Hours: M-Th 9:30am-5:30pm; F 9:30am-2:30pm; Sat 9am-12pm  
  
[http://www.greenriverutah.com/archives/index.html '''Green River Archives'''] <br> 1765 East Main Street <br> Green River, Utah 84525 <br> Phone: 435-564-3427 ext. 2 <br> Fax: 435-564-3526 <br> Hours: T-Th 10am-4pm
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[http://www.greenriverutah.com/archives/index.html '''Green River Archives'''] <br>1765 East Main Street <br>Green River, Utah 84525 <br>Phone: 435-564-3427 ext. 2 <br>Fax: 435-564-3526 <br>Hours: T-Th 10am-4pm  
  
== Museums ==
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== Museums ==
  
[http://www.johnwesleypowell.com '''John Wesley Powell River History Museum'''] <br> 1765 East Main Street <br> Green River, Utah 84525 <br> Phone: 435-564-3427 <br>
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[http://www.johnwesleypowell.com '''John Wesley Powell River History Museum'''] <br>1765 East Main Street <br>Green River, Utah 84525 <br>Phone: 435-564-3427 <br>
  
== Family History Centers ==
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== Family History Centers ==
  
Green River, Utah <br> 101 North Clark St <br> Green River, Emery, Utah, United States <br> Phone: 435-564-3582 <br> Hours: Call for appt.
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Green River, Utah <br>101 North Clark St <br>Green River, Emery, Utah, United States <br>Phone: 435-564-3582 <br>Hours: Call for appt.  
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~utemery/index.html The Emery County UT GenWeb Project], a member of [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~utgenweb/index.html The UTGenWeb Project], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]]
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~utemery/index.html The Emery County UT GenWeb Project], a member of [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~utgenweb/index.html The UTGenWeb Project], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]]  
*[http://www.greenriverutah.com/ Green River City Official Website]
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*[http://www.greenriverutah.com/ Green River City Official Website]  
*[http://www.emerycounty.com/greenriver/green_river.htm Green River City]
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*[http://www.emerycounty.com/greenriver/green_river.htm Green River City]  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=206011&subject_disp=Utah%2C+Emery&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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Revision as of 02:13, 18 March 2013

Template:Utah-stubUnited States> Utah> Emery County> Green River

History

Green River, Utah is located "on I-70 and the Green River. The town receives ints name from the river and should not be confused with Green River, Wyoming. The earlier recorded name for Green River, Utah was Blake for a J.P. Blake who settled on the east bank of the river. Today's town extends to both sides of the river." [1]


Wikipedia (http://www.wikipedia.com: accessed 3 March 2010), "Green River, Utah."

Resources

Cemeteries

Green River Cemetery
Green River, Utah 84525

Court

Emery County Justice Court - Green River
48 Farrer Street
Green River, Utah 84525
Phone: 435-564-3204
Fax: 435-564-8322

Local Histories

Societies and Libraries

Green River Branch Library
85 South Long Street
Green River, Utah 84525
Phone: 435-564-3349
Fax: 435-564-3399
Hours: M-Th 9:30am-5:30pm; F 9:30am-2:30pm; Sat 9am-12pm

Green River Archives
1765 East Main Street
Green River, Utah 84525
Phone: 435-564-3427 ext. 2
Fax: 435-564-3526
Hours: T-Th 10am-4pm

Museums

John Wesley Powell River History Museum
1765 East Main Street
Green River, Utah 84525
Phone: 435-564-3427

Family History Centers

Green River, Utah
101 North Clark St
Green River, Emery, Utah, United States
Phone: 435-564-3582
Hours: Call for 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), 166.