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Revision as of 22:12, 16 January 2013

Utah Church Records go to Cache County Church Records go to Hyrum Stake, Utah LDS Church Wards and Branches

This page includes the boundaries of wards and branches around 1930's, a timeline history, and how to obtain the records.

Source for this page: Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941).

  • 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 ($).

Hyrum Stake

Stake boundaries as of about 1930
See Encyclopedic History..., p. xx-xx.[1]

  • Area of the County: South end
  • Headquarters in (town): Hyrum City, Utah
  • Boundaries of stake:
    The Hyrum Stake of Zion consists (1930) of the Latter-day Saints residing in the south end of Cache County, Utah. It embraces ten organized bishop’s wards, namely, Avon, Hyrum 1st, Hyrum 2nd, Hyrum 3rd, Mendon, Millville, Nibley, Paradise, Wellsville 1st and Wellsville 2nd.


History Timeline up to about 1930

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

  • 1901 - Hyrum Stake was organized April 30, 1901, from the south part of Cache Stake.
  • 1901 - Soon after the organization of the Hyrum Stake, the stake was divided into three wards, namely, Hyrum 1st, 2nd and 3rd wards.
  • 1920 - Wellsville 1st and 2nd wards were formed by the division of the Wellsville Ward in 1920.
  • 1920 - Mount Sterling Ward, originally part of Hyrum Stake, was absorbed by Wellsville 2nd Ward when that ward was organized in 1920, and College Ward was transferred to the Logan Stake.

Other History Resources
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.

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Wards and Branches

Avon, Hyrum 1st, Hyrum 2nd, Hyrum 3rd, Mendon, Millville, Nibley, Paradise, Wellsville 1st and Wellsville 2nd.

Avon Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. xx-xx.[2]

Boundaries:
History timeline

  • Avon Ward, Hyrum Stake, Cache Co., Utah, consists of Latter-day Saints occupying the extreme south end of Cache Valley, Utah, including the old townsite of Paradise and also scattered settlers residing along the east and south forks of Paradise Creek (also called Muddy Creek or Little Bear River). The center of the ward is about three miles southeast of Paradise, seven miles southeast of Hyrum, 14 miles south of Logan and 72 miles northeast of Salt Lake City.

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Hyrum Wards

See Encyclopedic History..., p. xx-xx.[3]

Boundaries:

  • Hyrum 1st
  • Hyrum 2nd
  • Hyrum 3rd

History timeline

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Mendon Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. xx-xx.[4]

Boundaries:

History timeline

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Millville Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. xx-xx.[5]

Boundaries:

History timeline

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Nibley Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. xx-xx.[6]

Boundaries:

History timeline

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Paradise Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. xx-xx.[7]

Boundaries:

History timeline

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Wellsville Wards

See Encyclopedic History..., p. xx-xx.[8]

Boundaries:

  • Wellsville 1st
  • Wellsville 2nd

History timeline

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References

  1. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.
  2. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.
  3. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.
  4. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.
  5. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.
  6. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.
  7. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.
  8. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. xx-xx.