Malad County, Utah Genealogy

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Malad County, Utah Territory was created 12 January 1856[1] [2] from part of Weber County. The Utah legislature discontinued Malad County 17 January 1862 and it's land was given to Box Elder County. Malad County is now extinct.[3]

Utah Territory's old 1856 counties are named in orange. Present-day Nevada counties are outlined in white.
For records of Malad County, Utah Territory see:
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  • Utah State Archives may have a few records from the Utah Territory Malad County courts and deeds.
Some records for old Malad County, Utah Territory may have been transferred to, or may have been re-recorded in Tooele County, Utah.

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 687. WorldCat entry. FHL Book 973 D274 2002.
  2. "Chart of County Formation in Utah" in Division of Archives and Records Service at http://archives.utah.gov/research/guides/county-formation.htm (accessed 11 August 2011).
  3. Deon C. Greer, Atlas of Utah (Ogden, Utah: Desert State College, 1981), 162 and 164. WorldCat entry. FHL Q Book 979.2 E7a.