Harrisville, Utah

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Quick History

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1851: Martin Henderson Harris, for whom Harrisville was named, and a nephew of Martin Harris of Book of Mormon fame, built a log home west of Four Mile Creek.

City Hall


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

Neighboring Communities

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


Biography & Genealogies


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
  1. Harrisville (created in 1877, formerly known as Harrisville Branch)
  1. Record of members, 1863-1941 (FHLC film 26012 item 1-3, 26014, 26012 item 4-6)
  2. Form E, 1907-1948 (annual genealogical report)  (FHLC film  26013)
  3. Minutes of meeting, 1850-1907  (FHLC film 26014)


  1. OnlineUtah.com for Harrisville (taken from Utah History Encyclopedia)
  2. State History Finding Aids (Utah State History)


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


Historical Newspapers

Societies and Libraries

  • Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum
    2148 Grant Avenue
    Ogden, UT 84401
    ph: (801) 393-4460
  • Ogden Regional Family History Center
    539 24th St.
    Ogden, UT 84401
    Phone: 801-626-1132
    E-mail: UT_OGDEN@ldsmail.net

Vital Records




  • 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

  • Webtree.com, listing individuals who born or died in Harrisville. Submitters of gedcoms may add, update or remove contents.

Sources and Footnotes

  1. "FHLC Book 979.2 D3e" (Salt Lake City, Utah : Western Epics, 1966).
    Vol. 1 part 1 (Family History Archives)
    Vol. 1 part 2 (Family History Archives)