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'''Source for this page:''' {{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 613-614. {{UTChurchLDSJensonsEnd}}  
 
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===  Ogden Stake  ===
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=== Ogden Stake  ===
  
 
'''Stake boundaries''' as of about 1930 <br> See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 613-614.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 613-614.</ref><br>  
 
'''Stake boundaries''' as of about 1930 <br> See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 613-614.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 613-614.</ref><br>  
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*Boundaries of stake:
 
*Boundaries of stake:
  
Consists (1930) of the Latter-day Saints residing in that part of Weber County, Utah, which is bounded on the north by Box Elder and Cache counties, east by the Wasatch Mountains (east of Ogden Valley), south, part of the way, by Morgan County, and further west by 24th St., Ogden (which separates it from Mount Ogden Stake), and west by Washington Avenue, Ogden.  
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Consists (1930) of the Latter-day Saints residing in that part of Weber County, Utah, which is bounded on the north by Box Elder and Cache counties, east by the Wasatch Mountains (east of Ogden Valley), south, part of the way, by Morgan County, and further west by 24th St., Ogden (which separates it from [[Mount Ogden Stake, Utah LDS Church Wards and Branches|Mount Ogden, Utah]] and west by Washington Avenue, Ogden.  
  
 
<br> '''History Timeline up to about 1930'''  
 
<br> '''History Timeline up to about 1930'''  
  
*1908 - At a conference of the Weber Stake held in Ogden July 19, Weber Stake was divided into three stakes. The two new stakes were named the North Weber Stake and the Ogden Stake respectively, while only a part of the original Weber Stake was continued under that name.
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*1908 - Formed July 19 from [[Weber Stake, Utah LDS Church Wards and Branches|Weber Stake, Utah]].
  
 
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=== Obtain the Records  ===
 
=== Obtain the Records  ===
  
*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Ogden+Stake church and other records] for Ogden Stake, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
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*List of {{FHL|Saints. Ogden Stake|corporate|disp=Ogden Stake}} church and other records at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
 
 
=== Wards and Branches  ===
 
=== Wards and Branches  ===
  
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'''Obtain the Records'''  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
  
*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Eden+Ward church and other records] for Eden Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
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*List of {{FHL|Saints. Eden|corporate|disp=Eden Ward}} church and other records at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
  
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<br> '''Obtain the Records'''  
 
<br> '''Obtain the Records'''  
  
*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Huntsville+Ward church and other records] for Huntsville Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
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*List of {{FHL|Saints. Huntsville|corporate|disp=Huntsville Ward}} church and other records at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
  
==== Ogden 4th Ward  ====
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==== Liberty Ward  ====
 
 
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 608-609.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 608-609.</ref><br>
 
 
 
'''Boundaries:'''
 
  
Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in that part of Ogden city which extends north to the Ogden River, east to Monroe Avenue (which separates it from the Ogden 20th Ward), south to 22nd St. (which separates it from the Ogden 6th Ward), and west to Washington Avenue
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See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 433-434.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 433-434.</ref><br>  
 
 
'''History timeline'''
 
 
 
*1863 - Ogden 4th Ward is one of the four original Ogden wards, dating back to 1856, and existed as a ward until 1863, when it became known as the 4th District of Ogden and continued thus until 1877.
 
*1877 - a reorganization of all the districts and settlements in Weber County took place, and the Ogden 4th Ward, containing the northeast part of Ogden City, was organized.
 
 
 
<br> '''Obtain the Records'''
 
 
 
*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Ogden+4th+Ward church and other records] for Ogden 4th Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
 
 
 
==== &nbsp;Huntsville Ward  ====
 
 
 
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 347-348.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 347-348.</ref><br>  
 
  
 
'''Boundaries:''' <br>  
 
'''Boundaries:''' <br>  
  
Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the town of Huntsville, the principal settlement in Ogden Valley, which is located on a bench sloping gently to the west and lying between the south fork of the Ogden River and Spring Creek, 12 miles east of Ogden and 49 miles northeast of Salt Lake City.  
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Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the upper, or northwest, end of Ogden Valley.  
  
 
'''History timeline'''  
 
'''History timeline'''  
  
*1877 - The saints in Huntsville and all of Ogden Valley constituted a branch of the Weber Stake of Zion until 1877 when Huntsville was organized as a regular bishop’s ward.
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*1892 - Liberty Ward is an outgrowth of Eden Ward and was organized as a separate ward in 1892
 
 
*1908 - With the creation of the Ogden Stake in 1908, Hunstville became a ward of the Ogden Stake.
 
 
 
<br> '''Obtain the Records'''
 
 
 
*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Huntsville+Ward church and other records] for Huntsville Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
 
 
 
==== &nbsp;Garden Creek Branch  ====
 
 
 
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], No page found. <ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} No page found.</ref><br>
 
 
 
'''Boundaries:''' <br>
 
 
 
Not given
 
 
 
'''History timeline'''
 
 
 
*Not given.
 
  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
  
*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Garden+Creek+Branch church and other records] for Garden Creek Branch, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
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*List of {{FHL|Saints. Liberty|corporate|disp=Liberty Ward}} church and other records at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
  
==== Green River Ward  ====
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==== &nbsp;&nbsp;Middleton Ward  ====
  
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 303-304.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 303-304.</ref><br>  
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See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 498.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 498.</ref><br>  
  
 
'''Boundaries:''' <br>  
 
'''Boundaries:''' <br>  
  
Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the town of Green River, a station on the Denver &amp; Rio Grande Western Railroad, 68 miles southeast of Price.  
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Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the east end of Ogden Valley.  
  
 
'''History timeline'''  
 
'''History timeline'''  
  
*1904 - Organized into a ward.
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*1905 - Middleton Ward, is an outgrowth of Huntsville, but was organized as a separate ward Sept. 10.
*1907 - This ward organization functioned when it was discontinued, and the few families of saints who still remained in the town of Green River were organized as a branch of the Church. Later the branch organization was also discontinued as nearly all the members of the Church had left the place.
 
  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
  
*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Green+River+Ward church and other records] for Green River Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
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*List of {{FHL|Saints. Middleton|corporate|disp=Middleton Ward}} church and other records at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
  
==== &nbsp;&nbsp;Helper Ward  ====
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==== &nbsp;&nbsp;North Ogden Ward  ====
  
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 331.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 331.</ref><br>  
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See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 589-590.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 598-590.</ref><br>  
  
 
'''Boundaries:''' <br>  
 
'''Boundaries:''' <br>  
  
Consists of Latter-day Saints residing at Helper, a railroad town on the Denver &amp; Rio Grande Railroad, situated in the narrow Price River Valley, three miles south of Castle Gate, and seven miles northwest of Price.  
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Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the town of North Ogden and immediate vicinity.  
  
 
'''History timeline'''  
 
'''History timeline'''  
  
*1918 - Organized into a branch of the Church March 17, 1918.  
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*1852 - North Ward of the Weber Stake, organized as a separate branch.  
*1930 - Branch organized as a ward on Dec. 31, 1930.
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*1877 - Organized as a ward.
  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
  
*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Helper+Ward church and other records] for Helper Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
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*List of {{FHL|Saints. North Ogden|corporate|disp=North Ogden Ward}} church and other records at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
  
==== Hiawatha Branch ====
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==== Ogden Wards ====
  
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 334.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 334.</ref><br>  
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See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 608-613.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 608-613.</ref><br>  
  
'''Boundaries:''' <br>
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'''Boundaries:'''  
 
 
Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the coal-mining camp of Hiawatha which is situated on Miller Creek, at the mouth of a canyon about four miles north of Mohrland, and about 18 miles southwest of Price.
 
 
 
'''History timeline'''
 
 
 
*1920 - Organized into a branch of the Church on June 20, 1920..
 
 
 
'''Obtain the Records'''
 
 
 
*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Hiawatha+Branch church and other records] for Hiawatha Branch, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
 
 
 
==== Kenilworth Branch  ====
 
 
 
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 397.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 397.</ref><br>
 
  
'''Boundaries:''' <br>
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:*Ogden 4th Ward
  
Consists of Latter-day Saints residing in a coal-mining camp of that name situated on the side of a mountain, about five miles east of Helper and ten miles by wagon road north of Price.  
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Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in that part of Ogden city which extends north to the Ogden River, east to Monroe Avenue (which separates it from the Ogden 20th Ward), south to 22nd St. (which separates it from the Ogden 6th Ward), and west to Washington Avenue.  
  
'''History timeline'''
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:*Ogden 6th Ward
  
*1921 - Organized into a branch of the Church on May 29, 1921.
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Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in that part of Ogden city which is bounded on the north by 22nd St., on the east by Quincy Avenue, on the south by 24th St., and on the west by Washington Avenue.  
  
'''Obtain the Records'''
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:*Ogden 7th Ward
  
*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Kenilworth+Branch church and other records] for Kenilworth Branch, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].
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Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in that part of Ogden city which extends north to 11th and Cross streets, east to the mountains, south to the Ogden River, and west to Washington Avenue.  
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
 
  
==== Price Ward ====
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:*Ogden 8th Ward
  
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 678-679.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 678-679.</ref><br>
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Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in that part of Ogden city which extends north to the city limits (or North Ogden), east to the mountains, south to Cross and 11th streets, and west to Washington Avenue.  
  
'''Boundaries:''' <br>
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:*Ogden 13th Ward
  
Consists of Latter-day Saints residing in the city of Price, and immediate vicinity.  
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Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in that part of Ogden city which extends north to 22nd St., east to the mountains, south to 24th St., and west to Quincy Avenue.  
  
<br> '''History timeline'''
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:*Ogden 20th Ward
  
*1881 - Branch of church established in Price, Utah.
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Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in that part of Ogden city which is bounded on the north by Ogden River, east by the mountains, south by 22nd St., and west by Monroe Ave., which separates it from the Ogden 4th Ward.  
*1882 - A regular bishop’s ward was organized at Price on November 20, 1882.
 
 
 
'''Obtain the Records'''
 
 
 
*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Price+Ward church and other records] for Price Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
 
 
 
==== Spring Glen Ward  ====
 
 
 
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 827.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 827.</ref><br>
 
 
 
'''Boundaries:''' <br>
 
 
 
Consists of Latter-day Saints residing in the upper end of Price River Valley, adjacent to the town of Helper on the Denver &amp; Rio Grande Railroad, and about six miles northwest of Price.  
 
  
 
'''History timeline'''  
 
'''History timeline'''  
  
*1885 - Organized as a branch of the Church in 1885.  
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*1863 - Ogden 4th Ward is one of the four original Ogden wards, dating back to 1856, and existed as a ward until 1863, when it became known as the 4th District of Ogden and continued thus until 1877.
*1889 - Spring Glen Branch was organized as a ward.  
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*1877 - a reorganization of all the districts and settlements in Weber County took place, and the Ogden 4th Ward, containing the northeast part of Ogden City, was organized.  
*1928 - Branch was organized as a ward on June 21, 1928.
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*1908 - Ogden 6th Ward dates back to Sept. 20, when it was organized from the south part of the Ogden 4th Ward, together with a small part of the Ogden 3rd Ward.
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*1908 - On Nov.Ogden 7th Ward it was organized from parts of the Mound Fort Ward and the Ogden 3rd Ward.
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*1908 - Ogden 8th Ward was organized Nov. 1, from parts of the Mound Fort and Lynne wards.
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*1916 - Ogden 13th Ward is an outgrowth of the Ogden 4th and 6th wards and was organized Dec. 31.  
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*1927 - Ogden 20th Ward was organized March 20, from parts of the Ogden 4th and 13th wards.
  
'''Obtain the Records'''
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<br> '''Obtain the Records'''  
 
 
*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Beaver+Ward church and other records] for Spring Glen Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
 
 
 
==== Standardville Branch  ====
 
 
 
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 832.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 832.</ref><br>
 
 
 
'''Boundaries:''' <br>
 
 
 
Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the mining town of Standardville, situated in Spring Canyon, about seven miles west of Helper, and 1 1/2 miles west of Storrs.
 
 
 
'''History timeline'''
 
 
 
*1921 - Organized into a branch of the Church on May 22, 1921.
 
 
 
'''Obtain the Records'''
 
 
 
*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Standardville+Branch church and other records] for Standardville Branch, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
 
 
 
==== Storrs Ward  ====
 
 
 
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 639.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 639.</ref><br>
 
 
 
'''Boundaries:''' <br>
 
 
 
Comprises the saints living in the coal-mining camp of Storrs, situated in Spring Canyon and owned by the Spring Canyon Coal Company. The camp is situated in Spring Canyon, about five miles west of Helper on the Denver &amp; Rio Grande Railroad, and ten miles northwest of Price.
 
 
 
'''History timeline'''
 
 
 
*1912 - Organized as a branch of the Church.
 
*1913 - Organized into a regular bishop's ward on May 23, 1913.
 
 
 
'''Obtain the Records'''
 
 
 
*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Storrs+Ward church and other records] for Storrs Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
 
 
 
==== Sunnyside Ward  ====
 
 
 
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 847-848.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 847-848.</ref><br>
 
 
 
'''Boundaries:''' <br>  
 
 
 
Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the coal-mining camp of Sunnyside, which is situated in Grassy Trail Canyon, about 28 miles southeast of Price
 
 
 
'''History timeline'''
 
 
 
*February 4, 1900 - Sunnyside was organized as a branch of the Church.
 
*July 17, 1900 - The branch was organized as a regular bishop’s ward.
 
 
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
 
  
*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Sunnyside+Ward church and other records] for Sunnyside Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
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*List of {{FHL|Saints. Ogden|corporate|disp=Ogden Ward}} church and other records at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
  
==== Wellington Ward  ====
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==== Pleasant View Ward  ====
  
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 934.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 934.</ref><br>  
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See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 665.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p. 665.</ref><br>  
  
 
'''Boundaries:''' <br>  
 
'''Boundaries:''' <br>  
  
Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the town of Wellington, which is a farming community, situated six miles southeast of Price, on the Price River.  
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Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in a beautiful tract of country lying immediately west of North Ogden.  
  
 
'''History timeline'''  
 
'''History timeline'''  
  
*1884 - Branch of the Church was organized at Wellington.
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*1882 - Pleasant View Ward is an outgrowth of North Ogden and was organized as a ward July 9.
*1890 - Branch was organized as a ward on May 12, 1890.
 
  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
  
*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Wellington+Ward church and other records] for Wellington Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
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*List of {{FHL|Saints. Pleasant View|corporate|disp=Pleasant View Ward}} church and other records at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
  
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Revision as of 19:21, 20 March 2013

Utah Church Records go to Weber County Church Records go to Ogden Stake, Utah LDS Church Wards and Branches

This page includes the boundaries of wards and branches around 1930's, 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. 613-614.

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Ogden Stake

Stake boundaries as of about 1930
See Encyclopedic History..., p. 613-614.[1]


  • Headquarters in (town): Weber Gymnasium (a building owned conjointly by all the stakes of Weber County), situated on 25th St. between Adams and Jefferson avenues.
  • Boundaries of stake:

Consists (1930) of the Latter-day Saints residing in that part of Weber County, Utah, which is bounded on the north by Box Elder and Cache counties, east by the Wasatch Mountains (east of Ogden Valley), south, part of the way, by Morgan County, and further west by 24th St., Ogden (which separates it from Mount Ogden, Utah and west by Washington Avenue, Ogden.


History Timeline up to about 1930

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


Other History Resources
Many wards or branches appointed members to compile a history. Copies may be in the ward library or in homes of members. Some contain biographical sketches of members of the ward at the time of compilation.

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Wards and Branches

Eden, Huntsville, Liberty, Middleton, North Ogden, Ogden 4th, Ogden 6th, Ogden 7th, Ogden 8th, Ogden 13th, Ogden 20th and Pleasant View.

Eden Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 214-215.[2]

Boundaries:

Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the central part of Ogden Valley. The center of the ward, the village of Eden, is situated on the east bank of the north fork of the Ogden River and northwest of the middle fork, 4 1/2 miles northwest of Huntsville, 13 miles northwest of Ogden and 50 miles northeast of Salt Lake City.

History timeline

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 Huntsville Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 347-348.[3]

Boundaries:

Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the town of Huntsville, the principal settlement in Ogden Valley, which is located on a bench sloping gently to the west and lying between the south fork of the Ogden River and Spring Creek, 12 miles east of Ogden and 49 miles northeast of Salt Lake City.

History timeline

  • 1877 - The saints in Huntsville and all of Ogden Valley constituted a branch of the Weber Stake of Zion until 1877 when Huntsville was organized as a regular bishop’s ward.
  • 1908 - With the creation of the Ogden Stake in 1908, Hunstville became a ward of the Ogden Stake.


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Liberty Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 433-434.[4]

Boundaries:

Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the upper, or northwest, end of Ogden Valley.

History timeline

  • 1892 - Liberty Ward is an outgrowth of Eden Ward and was organized as a separate ward in 1892

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  Middleton Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 498.[5]

Boundaries:

Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the east end of Ogden Valley.

History timeline

  • 1905 - Middleton Ward, is an outgrowth of Huntsville, but was organized as a separate ward Sept. 10.

Obtain the Records

  North Ogden Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 589-590.[6]

Boundaries:

Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the town of North Ogden and immediate vicinity.

History timeline

  • 1852 - North Ward of the Weber Stake, organized as a separate branch.
  • 1877 - Organized as a ward.

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Ogden Wards

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 608-613.[7]

Boundaries:

  • Ogden 4th Ward

Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in that part of Ogden city which extends north to the Ogden River, east to Monroe Avenue (which separates it from the Ogden 20th Ward), south to 22nd St. (which separates it from the Ogden 6th Ward), and west to Washington Avenue.

  • Ogden 6th Ward

Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in that part of Ogden city which is bounded on the north by 22nd St., on the east by Quincy Avenue, on the south by 24th St., and on the west by Washington Avenue.

  • Ogden 7th Ward

Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in that part of Ogden city which extends north to 11th and Cross streets, east to the mountains, south to the Ogden River, and west to Washington Avenue.

  • Ogden 8th Ward

Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in that part of Ogden city which extends north to the city limits (or North Ogden), east to the mountains, south to Cross and 11th streets, and west to Washington Avenue.

  • Ogden 13th Ward

Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in that part of Ogden city which extends north to 22nd St., east to the mountains, south to 24th St., and west to Quincy Avenue.

  • Ogden 20th Ward

Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in that part of Ogden city which is bounded on the north by Ogden River, east by the mountains, south by 22nd St., and west by Monroe Ave., which separates it from the Ogden 4th Ward.

History timeline

  • 1863 - Ogden 4th Ward is one of the four original Ogden wards, dating back to 1856, and existed as a ward until 1863, when it became known as the 4th District of Ogden and continued thus until 1877.
  • 1877 - a reorganization of all the districts and settlements in Weber County took place, and the Ogden 4th Ward, containing the northeast part of Ogden City, was organized.
  • 1908 - Ogden 6th Ward dates back to Sept. 20, when it was organized from the south part of the Ogden 4th Ward, together with a small part of the Ogden 3rd Ward.
  • 1908 - On Nov.Ogden 7th Ward it was organized from parts of the Mound Fort Ward and the Ogden 3rd Ward.
  • 1908 - Ogden 8th Ward was organized Nov. 1, from parts of the Mound Fort and Lynne wards.
  • 1916 - Ogden 13th Ward is an outgrowth of the Ogden 4th and 6th wards and was organized Dec. 31.
  • 1927 - Ogden 20th Ward was organized March 20, from parts of the Ogden 4th and 13th wards.


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Pleasant View Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 665.[8]

Boundaries:

Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in a beautiful tract of country lying immediately west of North Ogden.

History timeline

  • 1882 - Pleasant View Ward is an outgrowth of North Ogden and was organized as a ward July 9.

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References

  1. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 613-614.
  2. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 214-215.
  3. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 347-348.
  4. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 433-434.
  5. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 498.
  6. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 598-590.
  7. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 608-613.
  8. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 665.