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Millard County, Utah
Map
Map of Utah highlighting Millard County
Location in the state of Utah
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Location of Utah in the U.S.
Facts
Founded October 4, 1851
County Seat Fillmore
Courthouse
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Address Millard County Courthouse
50 South Main
Fillmore, UT 84631
Website: www.millardcounty.org
Named for: Pres. Millard Fillmore
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Courthouse

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Millard County Courthouse
50 South Main
Fillmore, UT 84631

Delta Office
71 South 200 East
Delta, UT 84624

History

Quick Facts

Parent County

4 October 1851: Millard County was created from Iron County. [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

History

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Cities

Delta | Fillmore|

Towns

Cove Fort | Deseret | [Hinkley, Utah|Hinkley]] | Holden | Oasis | Kanosh | Leamington | Lynndyl | Meadow | Oak City | Scipio

Unincorporated Communities

Abraham | Border | EskDale | Garrison | Sugarville | Sutherland

Ghost Town

Black Rock | Topaz| Sunflower,Utah

Neighboring Counties

Beaver | Juab | Sanpete | Sevier | Nevada counties: Lincoln | White Pine

Resources

Biographies

  • Pioneers of Millard County, Utah [2]

Cemeteries

Millard County Cemeteries at the Utah State Historical site 

Please refer to the populated places for the cemeteries within or very near them.

Census

The 1860, 1870, 1880, 1900, 1910, 1920, and 1930 U.S. federal population schedules of Millard County are available online. For tips on accessing census records online, see Utah Census. If you're having trouble finding your ancestors in national indexes, try checking local indexes. Created by experts familiar with the area's families, these indexes are often transcribed more accurately than nationwide indexes.

See Utah Population Schedule Indexes: Fiche, Film, or Book for more information about statewide printed indexes.

  • 1856
  • 1860
  • 1870
  • 1880
  • 1890
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

Church Records

Early church records, for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, for Millard County Wards and Branches can be found on film and are located at the LDS Family History Library in Salt Lake City. The film numbers, for each ward, can be locate through the Family History Library Catalog. Or by refering to Jaussi, Laureen R., and Gloria D. Chaston. Register of Genealogical Society Call Numbers. 2 vols. Provo, Utah: Genealogy Tree, 1982. (FHL book 979.2258 A3j; fiche 6031507). These volumes contain the film numbers for many (but not all) membership and temple record films.

Court Records

Deeds and Land Records

Genealogy

A FamilySearch Community Tree is available for this place.

Histories

Maps

Military History and Records

Newspapers

  • One major resource for newspapers throughout Utah is the University of Utah's Utah Digital Newspapers project "with more than 600,000 pages of digitized Utah historical newspapers." Three newspapers from Millard County are included in this digital project, the Millard County Chronicle, the Millard County Progress, and the Topaz Times. Read more... about using Utah newspapers for your family history research.

Probate Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Marriage information may be located at the Western States Marriage Database

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.

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].
  2. Petty, Wilma Marie Siggard; Pioneers of Millard County, Utah Willard Richards Johnson, born 31 Dec., 1853, and Sarah Crosland Johnson, born 24 Oct., 1855 FHL 929.273 J63pw