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{{Utah-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Utah|Utah]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Weber County, Utah|Weber County]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Harrisville'''
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{{Utah-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Utah|Utah]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Weber County, Utah|Weber County]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Harrisville'''  
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== Quick History  ==
 
== Quick History  ==
{{Wikipedia|Harrisville, Utah}}Several attempts were made to settle the Harrisville area beginning in 1850. Many times, when difficulties arose the settlers moved into [http://history.utah.gov/apps/markers/detailed_results.php?markerid=1823 Brigham's Fort]. After the Johnston's Army concern was resolved, permanent residents returned in the fall of 1858. <ref> [http://www.onlineutah.com/harrisvillehistory.shtml Harrisville History Online Utah] </ref> Harrisville was named after [http://history.utah.gov/apps/markers/detailed_results.php?markerid=1731 Martin Henderson Harris] who had built a log home west of Four Mile Creek. The home of industry, Harrisville manufactured bricks, cheese, and brooms, and even briefly made some silk cloth. In 1871 a small post office was built. By 1875 there was a sawmill and a molasses mill on the banks of [http://findlakes.com/fourmile_creek_utah~ut00338.htm Four Mile Creek]. <ref> [http://www.cityofharrisville.com/about/history History of Harrisville, Harrisville City] </ref> On April 9, 1962, Harrisville became an incorporated township. <ref>[http://www.cityofharrisville.com/about/history History of Harrisville, Harrisville City] </ref>
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{{Wikipedia|Harrisville, Utah}}Several attempts were made to settle the Harrisville area beginning in 1850. Many times, when difficulties arose the settlers moved into [http://history.utah.gov/apps/markers/detailed_results.php?markerid=1823 Brigham's Fort]. After the Johnston's Army concern was resolved, permanent residents returned in the fall of 1858. <ref> [http://www.onlineutah.com/harrisvillehistory.shtml Harrisville History Online Utah] </ref> Harrisville was named after [http://history.utah.gov/apps/markers/detailed_results.php?markerid=1731 Martin Henderson Harris] who had built a log home west of Four Mile Creek. The home of industry, Harrisville manufactured bricks, cheese, and brooms, and even briefly made some silk cloth. In 1871 a small post office was built. By 1875 there was a sawmill and a molasses mill on the banks of [http://findlakes.com/fourmile_creek_utah~ut00338.htm Four Mile Creek]. <ref> [http://www.cityofharrisville.com/about/history History of Harrisville, Harrisville City] </ref> On April 9, 1962, Harrisville became an incorporated township. <ref>[http://www.cityofharrisville.com/about/history History of Harrisville, Harrisville City] </ref>  
  
 
== City Hall  ==
 
== City Hall  ==
'''[http://www.cityofharrisville.com/Harrisville City Office]'''<br>363 West Independance Blvd.<br>Harrisville, Utah 84404<br>Phone: 801.782.9648<br>
 
  
==Neighboring Communities==
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'''[http://www.cityofharrisville.com/Harrisville City Office]'''<br>363 West Independance Blvd.<br>Harrisville, Utah 84404<br>Phone: 801.782.9648<br>
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== Neighboring Communities ==
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[[North Ogden, Utah|North Ogden]] | [[Ogden, Utah|Ogden]] | [[Pleasant View, Utah|Pleasant View]] | [[Marriott-Slaterville, Utah|Marriott-Slaterville]] | [[Plain City, Utah|Plain City]]  
 
[[North Ogden, Utah|North Ogden]] | [[Ogden, Utah|Ogden]] | [[Pleasant View, Utah|Pleasant View]] | [[Marriott-Slaterville, Utah|Marriott-Slaterville]] | [[Plain City, Utah|Plain City]]  
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
=== Biography & Genealogies===
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*[http://earlylds.com/index.html Early Latter Day Saints - An Mormon Trail Pioneer Database]
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=== Biography &amp; Genealogies ===
*[http://www.dupinternational.org/ Daughters of Utah Pioneers]
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*[http://suplibrary.org/stories/ Sons of Utah Pioneers Stories]
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*[http://earlylds.com/index.html Early Latter Day Saints - An Mormon Trail Pioneer Database]  
*Pioneers and prominent men of Utah: comprised of photographs, genealogies, biographies, the early history of the LDS Church <ref>{{FHL|180494|title-id|disp="FHLC Book 979.2 D3e"}} (Salt Lake City, Utah : Western Epics, 1966). <br> Vol. 1 part 1 ([http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/FH33&CISOPTR=49769 Family History Archives])<br>Vol. 1 part 2 ([http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/FH33&CISOPTR=49769 Family History Archives]) </ref>
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*[http://www.dupinternational.org/ Daughters of Utah Pioneers]  
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*[http://suplibrary.org/stories/ Sons of Utah Pioneers Stories]  
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*Pioneers and prominent men of Utah: comprised of photographs, genealogies, biographies, the early history of the LDS Church <ref>{{FHL|180494|title-id|disp="FHLC Book 979.2 D3e"}} (Salt Lake City, Utah : Western Epics, 1966). &lt;br&gt; Vol. 1 part 1 and 2({{FSbook|102301}} ) </ref>  
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/search/index/catalog-search#searchType=catalog&filtered=true&collectionId=&fed=false&page=1&catSearchType=keywords&searchCriteria=harrisville+utah&placeName=&author_givenName=&author_surname= List of Biographies available at the Family History Library] <ref> [[Family History Library]]</ref>
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/search/index/catalog-search#searchType=catalog&filtered=true&collectionId=&fed=false&page=1&catSearchType=keywords&searchCriteria=harrisville+utah&placeName=&author_givenName=&author_surname= List of Biographies available at the Family History Library] <ref> [[Family History Library]]</ref>
  
=== Cemeteries===
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=== Cemeteries ===
  
 
Most of the settlers of Harrisville are buried at the Ben Lomond Cemetery in [[North Ogden, Utah|North Ogden]].  
 
Most of the settlers of Harrisville are buried at the Ben Lomond Cemetery in [[North Ogden, Utah|North Ogden]].  
  
===Church History and Records===
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=== Church History and Records ===
  
 
;Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
 
;Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
*Harrisville (created in 1877, formerly known as Harrisville Branch)
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*Record of members, 1863-1941 <ref> {{FHL|33135|title-id|disp=FHLC film 26012 item 1-3, 26014, 26012 item 4-6}}</ref>
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*Harrisville (created in 1877, formerly known as Harrisville Branch)  
*Form E, 1907-1948 (annual genealogical report) <ref> {{FHL|33135|title-id|disp=FHLC film 26013}} </ref>
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*Record of members, 1863-1941 <ref> {{FHL|33135|title-id|disp=FHLC film 26012 item 1-3, 26014, 26012 item 4-6}}</ref>  
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*Form E, 1907-1948 (annual genealogical report) <ref> {{FHL|33135|title-id|disp=FHLC film 26013}} </ref>  
 
*Minutes of meeting, 1850-1907 <ref>{{FHL|33135|title-id|disp=FHLC film 26014}} </ref>
 
*Minutes of meeting, 1850-1907 <ref>{{FHL|33135|title-id|disp=FHLC film 26014}} </ref>
  
===History===
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=== History ===
*[http://history.utah.gov/apps/markers/detailed_results.php?markerid=1823 Brigham's Fort]
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*[http://www.onlineutah.com/harrisvillehistory.shtml Harrisville History Online Utah] (taken from Utah History Encyclopedia)  
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*[http://history.utah.gov/apps/markers/detailed_results.php?markerid=1823 Brigham's Fort]  
*[http://www.cityofharrisville.com/about/history History of Harrisville, Harrisville City]
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*[http://www.onlineutah.com/harrisvillehistory.shtml Harrisville History Online Utah] (taken from Utah History Encyclopedia)  
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*[http://www.cityofharrisville.com/about/history History of Harrisville, Harrisville City]  
 
*[http://history.utah.gov/apps/markers/detailed_results.php?markerid=1731 Martin Henderson Harris]
 
*[http://history.utah.gov/apps/markers/detailed_results.php?markerid=1731 Martin Henderson Harris]
  
=== Maps===
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=== Maps ===
  
 
#[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=gnispq:3:::NO::P3_FID:1441617 USGS GNIS FID 1441617]  
 
#[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=gnispq:3:::NO::P3_FID:1441617 USGS GNIS FID 1441617]  
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=== Newspapers  ===
 
=== Newspapers  ===
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*[http://www.standard.net/splash/ Standard-Examiner]  
 
*[http://www.standard.net/splash/ Standard-Examiner]  
 
*[http://www.sentinelnews.net/ Weber Sentinel News]
 
*[http://www.sentinelnews.net/ Weber Sentinel News]
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==== Historical Newspapers  ====
 
==== Historical Newspapers  ====
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=51818 Ogden Standard Examiner Archives] is available at Ancestry.com $ The data base is searchable from 1920 to 1977.
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=51818 Ogden Standard Examiner Archives] is available at Ancestry.com $ The data base is searchable from 1920 to 1977.  
 
*[http://digitalnewspapers.org/newspaper/?paper=Ogden+Standard Utah Digital Newspapers for the Ogden Standard 1879 - 1927]
 
*[http://digitalnewspapers.org/newspaper/?paper=Ogden+Standard Utah Digital Newspapers for the Ogden Standard 1879 - 1927]
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=== Societies, Museums and Libraries  ===
 
=== Societies, Museums and Libraries  ===
[[File:Ogden Pioneer Museum.jpg|thumb|right|400px|Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum in Ogden]]
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[[Image:Ogden Pioneer Museum.jpg|thumb|right|400px]]  
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*[http://www.weberdupmuseum.org/ Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum]<br>2148 Grant Avenue<br>Ogden, UT 84401<br>ph: (801) 393-4460
 
*[http://www.weberdupmuseum.org/ Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum]<br>2148 Grant Avenue<br>Ogden, UT 84401<br>ph: (801) 393-4460
  
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*[http://library.weber.edu/ Stewart Library] ~ Weber State University <br>3750 Harrison Blvd.<br>Ogden, Utah<br>801-626-6415
 
*[http://library.weber.edu/ Stewart Library] ~ Weber State University <br>3750 Harrison Blvd.<br>Ogden, Utah<br>801-626-6415
  
*[http://www.weberpl.lib.ut.us/ Weber County Library]<br>2464 Jefferson Ave.<br>Ogden, UT 84401-2404<br>Phone:(801) 337-2632<br>fax: (801) 337-2615
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*[http://www.weberpl.lib.ut.us/ Weber County Library]<br>2464 Jefferson Ave.<br>Ogden, UT 84401-2404<br>Phone:(801) 337-2632<br>fax: (801) 337-2615
===Suggested Reading===
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=== Suggested Reading ===
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*''History of Weber County'' <ref>Wiggins, Lou Jean S Wiggins; Daughters of Utah Pioneers. ''History of Weber County'' {{Worldcat|58465373}}</ref>
 
*''History of Weber County'' <ref>Wiggins, Lou Jean S Wiggins; Daughters of Utah Pioneers. ''History of Weber County'' {{Worldcat|58465373}}</ref>
  
===Vital Records===
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=== Vital Records ===
====Birth====
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====Marriages====
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==== Birth ====
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==== Marriages ====
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*Marriage information may be located at the [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernstates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Database] searchable by bride or groom.
 
*Marriage information may be located at the [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernstates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Database] searchable by bride or groom.
====Death====
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*[http://www.archives.utah.gov/research/indexes/20842.htm Utah Department of Archives] 1903 to 50 years ago<br>Choices of search types - name, date of death (year, month, day, or any combination) and county.<br>Images of actual death certificates.
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==== Death ====
*'''''Utah Death Certificates 1904 - 1956 -'''''A free internet access to the 1904-1956 death certificates can be viewed on the [https://www.familysearch.org/ Family Search Historical Records]. Utah requires a death certificate before a burial is completed. A death certificate may contain information as to the name of the deceased, date of death, and place of death, as well as the age, birthdate, parents, gender, marital status, spouse and place of residence. For information on death prior to 1904 you can search the [http://history.utah.gov/burials/execute/searchburials Utah State Burial Index].
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*[http://www.archives.utah.gov/research/indexes/20842.htm Utah Department of Archives] 1903 to 50 years ago<br>Choices of search types - name, date of death (year, month, day, or any combination) and county.<br>Images of actual death certificates.  
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*'''''Utah Death Certificates 1904 - 1956 -'''''A free internet access to the 1904-1956 death certificates can be viewed on the [https://www.familysearch.org/ Family Search Historical Records]. Utah requires a death certificate before a burial is completed. A death certificate may contain information as to the name of the deceased, date of death, and place of death, as well as the age, birthdate, parents, gender, marital status, spouse and place of residence. For information on death prior to 1904 you can search the [http://history.utah.gov/burials/execute/searchburials Utah State Burial Index].  
 
*Ancestry.com $ [http://www.ancestryinstitution.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6967 Utah Death Index 1905-1951] ''Hint Keyword'': enter the year of death and enter the name of county if known.  
 
*Ancestry.com $ [http://www.ancestryinstitution.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6967 Utah Death Index 1905-1951] ''Hint Keyword'': enter the year of death and enter the name of county if known.  
*[http://www.worldvitalrecords.com/zsearch.aspx?ix=ssdiall&qt=l&zplace=Roy%2c+Utah&se=Exact&ogsr=1 Social Security Death Index], begins about 1962.
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*[http://www.worldvitalrecords.com/zsearch.aspx?ix=ssdiall&qt=l&zplace=Roy%2c+Utah&se=Exact&ogsr=1 Social Security Death Index], begins about 1962.
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== Web Sites  ==
  
==Web Sites  ==
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*[http://findlakes.com/fourmile_creek_utah~ut00338.htm Four Mile Creek]  
*[http://findlakes.com/fourmile_creek_utah~ut00338.htm Four Mile Creek]
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*[http://immigrants.byu.edu/ Immigrant Ancestors Project]
*[http://www.worldvitalrecords.com/zsearch.aspx?ix=webtreeind&qt=l&zplace=Taylor%2c+Harrisville%2c+Utah&se=Exact&ogsr=1 Webtree.com], listing individuals who born or died in Harrisville. Submitters of gedcoms may add, update or remove contents.
 
  
==Sources and Footnotes==
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== Sources and Footnotes ==
  
<references />
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<references />  
  
 
[[Category:Weber_County,_Utah]]
 
[[Category:Weber_County,_Utah]]

Revision as of 20:12, 31 October 2012

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Quick History

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Harrisville, Utah
Several attempts were made to settle the Harrisville area beginning in 1850. Many times, when difficulties arose the settlers moved into Brigham's Fort. After the Johnston's Army concern was resolved, permanent residents returned in the fall of 1858. [1] Harrisville was named after Martin Henderson Harris who had built a log home west of Four Mile Creek. The home of industry, Harrisville manufactured bricks, cheese, and brooms, and even briefly made some silk cloth. In 1871 a small post office was built. By 1875 there was a sawmill and a molasses mill on the banks of Four Mile Creek. [2] On April 9, 1962, Harrisville became an incorporated township. [3]

City Hall

City Office
363 West Independance Blvd.
Harrisville, Utah 84404
Phone: 801.782.9648

Neighboring Communities

North Ogden | Ogden | Pleasant View | Marriott-Slaterville | Plain City

Resources

Biography & Genealogies

Cemeteries

Most of the settlers of Harrisville are buried at the Ben Lomond Cemetery in North Ogden.

Church History and Records

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
  • Harrisville (created in 1877, formerly known as Harrisville Branch)
  • Record of members, 1863-1941 [6]
  • Form E, 1907-1948 (annual genealogical report) [7]
  • Minutes of meeting, 1850-1907 [8]

History

Maps

  1. USGS GNIS FID 1441617
  2. Google
  3. Hometown Locator
  4. City Street maps (Utah Dept of Archives and History)

Newspapers

Historical Newspapers

Societies, Museums and Libraries

Ogden Pioneer Museum.jpg
  • Stewart Library ~ Weber State University
    3750 Harrison Blvd.
    Ogden, Utah
    801-626-6415

Suggested Reading

  • History of Weber County [9]

Vital Records

Birth

Marriages

Death

  • Utah Department of Archives 1903 to 50 years ago
    Choices of search types - name, date of death (year, month, day, or any combination) and county.
    Images of actual death certificates.
  • Utah Death Certificates 1904 - 1956 -A free internet access to the 1904-1956 death certificates can be viewed on the Family Search Historical Records. Utah requires a death certificate before a burial is completed. A death certificate may contain information as to the name of the deceased, date of death, and place of death, as well as the age, birthdate, parents, gender, marital status, spouse and place of residence. For information on death prior to 1904 you can search the Utah State Burial Index.
  • Ancestry.com $ Utah Death Index 1905-1951 Hint Keyword: enter the year of death and enter the name of county if known.
  • Social Security Death Index, begins about 1962.

Web Sites

Sources and Footnotes

  1. Harrisville History Online Utah
  2. History of Harrisville, Harrisville City
  3. History of Harrisville, Harrisville City
  4. "FHLC Book 979.2 D3e" (Salt Lake City, Utah : Western Epics, 1966). <br> Vol. 1 part 1 and 2(FamilySearch Books Online )
  5. Family History Library
  6. FHLC film 26012 item 1-3, 26014, 26012 item 4-6
  7. FHLC film 26013
  8. FHLC film 26014
  9. Wiggins, Lou Jean S Wiggins; Daughters of Utah Pioneers. History of Weber County WorldCat 58465373