Liberty, Utah

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Quick History

Liberty is a town in the Ogden Valley. Called Little Valley by the Ute Indian Chief, Little Soldier, it was settled by one family in 1859 with more coming the following year. [1] The settlers renamed it Liberty in 1860. It was developed as an expansion of Eden. [2]

City Hall

Neighboring Communities

Eden | Huntsville

Biography & Genealogies


Liberty Cemetery

Church History and Records

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
Liberty Ward (Weber, then Ogden Stakes)
  • Early history of Liberty and the people[5] [6]
  • Record of Members, 1892-1948 [7]


  • Remember my valley: a history of Ogden Canyon, Huntsville, Liberty and Eden, Utah from 1825 to 1976[8]



Historical Newspapers

Societies, Museums and Libraries

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

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.
  • $ 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.

Suggested Reading

  • History of Weber County [9]

Web Sites

  •, listing individuals who born or died here. Submitters of gedcoms may add, update or remove contents.

Sources and Footnotes

  1. Liberty Marker
  2. Liberty History - Online Utah
  3. "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)
  4. FHLC film 486184 Item 3" (Salt Lake City, Utah : GSU, 1974)
  5. WorldCat
  6. 'FHLC Book 979.228/L1 H2e" (Liberty, Utah : M. McKee, 198-?)
  7. "FHLC Film 26110" (Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the GSU, 1951) Form E (annual genealogical report), 1907-1948
  8. "979.228 H2n" (Salt Lake City, Utah : Hawkes Publishing, c1977)
  9. Wiggins, Lou Jean S Wiggins; Daughters of Utah Pioneers. History of Weber County WorldCat 58465373