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|Dates for major county records|
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|For earlier dates, try...Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries | Parent counties|
|Millard County, Utah|
Location in the state of Utah
Location of Utah in the U.S.
|Founded||October 4, 1851|
|Address|| Millard County Courthouse|
50 South Main
Fillmore, UT 84631
|Named for: Pres. Millard Fillmore|
- 1 Helpful Facts
- 2 Resources
- 2.1 Bible Records
- 2.2 Biography
- 2.3 Business Records and Commerce
- 2.4 Cemeteries
- 2.5 Census
- 2.6 Churches and Religious Groups
- 2.7 Court Records
- 2.8 Directories
- 2.9 Schools
- 2.10 Ethnic and Other Groups
- 2.11 Funeral Homes
- 2.12 Gazetteers
- 2.13 Genealogy
- 2.14 History
- 2.15 Land and Property
- 2.16 Maps
- 2.17 Migration
- 2.18 Military
- 2.19 Naturalization and Citizenship
- 2.20 Newspapers
- 2.21 Obituaries
- 2.22 Periodicals
- 2.23 Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc.
- 2.24 Probate Records
- 2.25 Public Records
- 2.26 Resource Repositories
- 2.27 Taxation
- 2.28 Vital Records
- 2.29 Voting Registers
- 3 Towns and Communities
- 4 References
Millard County Courthouse
765 South Highway 99
Fillmore, Ut 84631
County Clerk has marriage records from 1887; divorce, probate and court records from 1852.
County Recorder has land and military records.
Millard County, Utah Genealogy was created October 4, 1851 from: Iron
|Before the county was created—and perhaps until the newly-formed county was fully operational—search records of the parent counties.|
Neighboring CountiesMillard County, Utah Genealogy is surrounded by: Beaver | Juab | Sanpete | Sevier | Nevada counties: Lincoln | White Pine
- Pioneers of Millard County, Utah 
Business Records and Commerce
- Business records and commerce(microfilmed originals or published transcripts) are listed in the FamilySearch Library Catalog for Millard County, Utah Genealogy. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see public libraries.
Places to Search
- Millard County Cemeteries at the Utah State Historical site
- "Burial Record Index 1900-1973", "Cemetery Record 1887-1986" [Scipio Cemetery Records 1880-1987] and "Interment Register 1854-1945" are included in the FS digital collection: [[*Probate record books 1862-1896|Utah, State Archives Records, 1848-2001]].
- Please refer to the populated places for the cemeteries within or very near them.
- Cemeteries(microfilmed originals or published transcripts) are listed in the FamilySearch Library Catalog for Millard County, Utah Genealogy. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see public libraries.
USGWAR Archives The USGenWeb Archives, Millard County, Utah containes the following six cemeteries listed according to the alphabet.
- Kanosh Cemetery A-F; Kanosh, Millard Co., Utah
- Kanosh Cemetery G-O; Kanosh, Millard Co., Utah
- Kanosh Cemetery P-T; Kanosh, Millard Co., Utah
- Kanosh Cemetery U-Z; Kanosh, Millard Co., Utah
- Kanosh Cemetery Unknowns; Kanosh, Millard Co., Utah
- Oak City Cemetery, Millard County, Utah
- 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
- Census records(microfilmed originals or published transcripts) are listed in the FamilySearch Library Catalog for Millard County, Utah Genealogy. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see public libraries.
Churches and Religious Groups
- Church records(microfilmed originals or published transcripts) are listed in the FamilySearch Library Catalog for Millard County, Utah Genealogy. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see public libraries.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (the Mormons)
Historically, most people in Utah were Latter-day Saints. Their records are, therefore, very important for early Utah research. For additional information, see Tracing LDS Ancestors and Utah Church Records.
Click a church unit name in the chart below for its history, boundaries, and availability of records, which are often in microfilm format
|Millard County, Utah Genealogy guide to history and records of LDS wards and branches|
Places: Abraham · Black Rock · Border · Cove Fort · Delta · Deseret · EskDale · Fillmore · Garrison · Hinkley · Holden · Kanosh · Leamington · Lynndyl · Meadow · Oak City · Oasis · Scipio · Sugarville · Sunflower · Sutherland · Topaz ·
Church units without place names: |}
Ethnic and Other Groups
NOTE: Unless otherwise mentioned, the events below were gleaned from Wikipedia for Millard County.
Land and Property
Early migration routes to and from Millard County, Utah Genealogy for emigrant settlers included:
Naturalization and Citizenship
Small town newspapers contain obituaries, birth or death notices, community news (such as the visit of someone's relatives), legal notices and provide historical content. See Utah newspapers for tips, resources, and details.
Obituaries may mention birth, marriage, spouse, parents, and living family members. See Utah Obituaries for state level compendiums and United States Obituaries for tips and insights regarding this record type.
Obituaries for residents may be found in:
Poorhouses, Poor Law, etc.
In Utah, such records may be difficult to find. Try records of the church they may have attended. Realize, however, that such records may have not been preserved, and would not be in the typical records of membership.
It is possible there were records kept by civilian authorities. Ask town or county officials and local librarians and the State Archives. Also try National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections (online).
Millard County Courthouse
County seat: Fillmore
Family History Centers
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1851 - 1897
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.
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Towns and Communities