Liberty Stake, Utah LDS Church Wards and Branches

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Utah Church Records go to Salt Lake County Church Records go to Liberty Stake, Utah LDS Church Wards and Branches

This page includes the boundaries of wards and branches as of about 1941, 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). p. 432-433.

  • 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 ($).

Church Units and Boundaries, 1930

Stake boundaries

  • Area of the County: "southeast part of Salt Lake City" [My how it has grown since 1930!]
  • Headquarters in (town): Salt Lake City "Deseret Gymnasium, east of the Bishops’ Building, on College Avenue"
  • Boundaries of stake:

Liberty Stake, Utah LDS Church Wards and Branches:

  • Salt Lake City 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 8th, 9th, 10th, 31st, and 33rd wards
  • Liberty Ward
  • Emigration Ward
  • LeGrand Ward
  • Yale Ward

Obtain the Records

History Timeline to 1941

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

  • 1904 February 26. Organized from part of Salt Lake Stake. It included Salt Lake City 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 8th, 9th, 10th, 31st, and 33rd wards.
  • 1907 December 22. South part of the 2nd Ward was organized as Liberty Ward.
  • 1909 January 13. East part of the 1st Ward was organized as Emigration Ward.
  • 1913 September 7. East part of the 31st Ward was organized as the Le Grand Ward.
  • 1924 February 17. East portion of LeGrand Ward was organized as Yale Ward

References