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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Utah|Utah]] > [[Weber County, Utah|Weber County]] > Roy''  
 
{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Utah|Utah]] > [[Weber County, Utah|Weber County]] > Roy''  
  
== Histories and Tidbits ==
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== Quick History ==
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roy,_Utah Wikipedia]
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'''1873:''' LDS Church settlers settled the area.<br>
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'''24 May 1894:''' Post Office established.
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'''10 March 1937:''' Incorporated City of Roy.<br>
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'''Former names:''' Central City, Sandridge, the Basin, Lakeview between 1873 and 24 May 1894, named Roy after Roy Peebles, son of Rev. David Peebles, by sympathic settlers who were mostly LDS.<br>
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==== Neighboring Communities  ====
 
==== Neighboring Communities  ====
  
== Family History Resources  ==
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[[Clinton, Utah|Clinton]] | [[Hooper, Utah|Hooper]] | [[Ogden, Utah|Ogden]] | [[Riverdale, Utah|Riverdale]] | [[Sunset, Utah|Sunset]] | [[West Haven, Utah|West Haven]]
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== City Hall  ==
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[http://www.royutah.org/ http://www.royutah.org/]<br> Roy City Corporation<br> 5051 S 1900 W<br> Roy Utah 84067<br>
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== Resources  ==
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==== Biography  ====
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see also: History
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#'''Pioneers and prominent men of Utah'''&nbsp;: comprising photographs, genealogies, biographies, the early history of the Church <ref>[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;titleno=180494&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;disp=Pioneers+and+prominent+men+of+Utah%20%20&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;columns=*,0,0 "FHLC Book 979.2 D3e"] (Salt Lake City, Utah : Western Epics, 1966).</ref><br>Vol. 1 part 1 ([http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/FH33&CISOPTR=49769 Family History Archives])<br>Vol. 1 part 2 ([http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm4/document.php?CISOROOT=/FH33&CISOPTR=49769 Family History Archives])
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#'''Footprints of Roy, 1873-1979''', by Emma M. Russell <ref>[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/14006515 WorldCat]</ref> <ref>[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&amp;amp;amp;amp;titleno=286676&amp;amp;amp;amp;disp=Footprints+of+Roy%2C+1873-1979%20%20&amp;amp;amp;amp;columns=*,0,0 "FHLC Book 979.228/R2 H2r] (Roy, Utah, self-pub.], 1979</ref>
  
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
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#'''Poor House (aka Weber County Farm) Cemetery'''
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:#Utah State History - [http://history.utah.gov/apps/burials/execute/searchburials Cemetery Database]
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:#[http://www.utahgravestones.org/cemetery.php?cemID=579 Utah Gravestone Photo Project]
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:#[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=2216900&CScnty=2802&CSsr=21& Findagrave.com]
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:#The Weber County UTGenWeb Project, [http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ut/county/weber/cemetery/poorfarm/index.htm list]<br>
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#'''Roy City Cemetery''' <br>5200 S 2300 W<br>Roy, UT<br>
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:#Utah State History - Cemetery Database - not included
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:#[http://www.utahgravestones.org/cemetery.php?cemID=669 Utah Gravestone Photo Project]
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:#[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=77417&CScnty=2802&CSsr=21& Findagrave.com]
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:#The Weber County UTGenWeb Project, [http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ut/county/weber/cemetery/roy/search.html Roy City Cemetery database]
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:#Burial records, vols. 1-2, to 1966 <ref>[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&amp;amp;amp;titleno=235041&amp;amp;amp;disp=Burial+records%2C+vols.+1-2%2C+to+19%20%20&amp;amp;amp;columns=*,0,0 "FHLC Film 486185"] (Salt Lake City, Utah : Genealogical Society of Utah, 1967)</ref><br>
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==== Church History and Records  ====
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;Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
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#'''Arsenal Villa Branch&nbsp;'''<ref>[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&amp;titleno=14420&amp;disp=Annual+genealogical+report%2C+Form+E%2C+%20%20&amp;columns=*,0,0 "FHLC Film 26455"] (Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the GSU, 1952)</ref>
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:#Form E (annual genealogical report), 1947-1948&nbsp;
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#'''Lake View Ward&nbsp;'''<ref>[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&amp;titleno=176279&amp;disp=Annual+genealogical+report%2C+Form+E%2C+%20%20&amp;columns=*,0,0 "FHLC Film 26451] (Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the GSU, 1952)</ref>
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:Form E (annual genealogical report), 1947-1948
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#'''Roy Ward&nbsp;'''<ref>[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&amp;titleno=14425&amp;disp=Record+of+members%2C+1899-1941%3B+annu%20%20&amp;columns=*,0,0 "FHLC Film 26454"] (    Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the GSU, 1952)</ref>
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:#Record of Members, 1899-1905
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:#Record of Members, 1907-1941
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:#Form E (annual genealogical report), 1907-1948
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==== History  ====
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see also: Biography
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[http://www.media.utah.edu/UHE/r/ROYCITY.html Utah History Encyclopedia]<br>
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#'''Roy, Utah our home town''', by Rose and Ida Dalton <ref>[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/124942 WorldCat]</ref> <ref>[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;titleno=211208&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;disp=Roy%2C+Utah%2C+our+home+town%20%20&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;columns=*,0,0 "FHLC Book 979.228./R2 H2d"] (Salt Lake City, Utah : Deseret News Press, 1968)</ref>
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==== Maps  ====
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#[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=gnispq:3:::NO::P3_FID:1432035 USGS GNIS FID 1432035]
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#[http://maps.google.com/maps?q=Roy,%20Utah Google]
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#[http://utah.hometownlocator.com/maps/bigmap,n,roy,fid,1432035.cfm Hometown Locator]
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==== Newspapers  ====
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This area is served by Ogden-based newspapers.
  
==== Community Web Sites ====
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==== Societies, Museums and Libraries ====
  
==== Historical and Genealogical Societies  ====
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Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum<br>2148 Grant Avenue<br>Ogden, UT 84401<br>ph: (801) 393-4460
  
==== Historical Newspapers ====
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==== Vital Records ====
  
==== Histories, Biographies, And Genealogies  ====
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#[http://www.archives.utah.gov/research/indexes/20842.htm Utah Department of Archives] 1903 to 50 years ago ([[Access Codes|F]])<br>Choices of search types - name, date of death (year, month, day, or any combination) and county.<br>Images of actual death certificates.
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#Ancestry.com ([[Access Codes|F]]) if through seleected Family History Centers) ([[Access Codes|FI$]]) if not through the Family History Centers)<br>[http://www.ancestryinstitution.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6967 Utah Death Index 1905-1951]<br>Hint Keyword: enter the year of death and enter the name of county if known.
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#[http://www.worldvitalrecords.com/zsearch.aspx?ix=ssdiall&qt=l&zplace=Roy%2c+Utah&se=Exact&ogsr=1 Social Security Death Index], ([[Access Codes|F]]) begins about 1962 to at least 2 months ago.
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#[http://www.worldvitalrecords.com/zsearch.aspx?ix=memarriage&qt=l&zplace=Roy%2c+Utah&se=Exact&ogsr=1 State of Maine Marriages 1892-1966], residents of Roy who married in state of Maine.
  
==== Libraries ====
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== Family History Web Sites  ==
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*[http://www.worldvitalrecords.com/zsearch.aspx?ix=webtreeind&qt=l&zplace=Roy%2c+Utah&se=Exact&ogsr=1 Webtree.com], ([[Access Codes|F]]) listing individuals who born or died in Roy. Submitters of gedcoms may add, update or remove contents.
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*[http://www.orfhc.org/ Ogden Regional Family History Center] <br>539 24th St.<br>Ogden, UT 84401<br>Phone: 801-626-1132<br>E-mail: UT_OGDEN@ldsmail.net
  
 
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Revision as of 20:09, 23 February 2009

United States > Utah > Weber County > Roy

Quick History

Wikipedia

1873: LDS Church settlers settled the area.

24 May 1894: Post Office established.

10 March 1937: Incorporated City of Roy.

Former names: Central City, Sandridge, the Basin, Lakeview between 1873 and 24 May 1894, named Roy after Roy Peebles, son of Rev. David Peebles, by sympathic settlers who were mostly LDS.

Neighboring Communities

Clinton | Hooper | Ogden | Riverdale | Sunset | West Haven

City Hall

http://www.royutah.org/
Roy City Corporation
5051 S 1900 W
Roy Utah 84067

Resources

Biography

see also: History

  1. Pioneers and prominent men of Utah : comprising photographs, genealogies, biographies, the early history of the Church [1]
    Vol. 1 part 1 (Family History Archives)
    Vol. 1 part 2 (Family History Archives)
  2. Footprints of Roy, 1873-1979, by Emma M. Russell [2] [3]

Cemeteries

  1. Poor House (aka Weber County Farm) Cemetery
  1. Utah State History - Cemetery Database
  2. Utah Gravestone Photo Project
  3. Findagrave.com
  4. The Weber County UTGenWeb Project, list
  1. Roy City Cemetery
    5200 S 2300 W
    Roy, UT
  1. Utah State History - Cemetery Database - not included
  2. Utah Gravestone Photo Project
  3. Findagrave.com
  4. The Weber County UTGenWeb Project, Roy City Cemetery database
  5. Burial records, vols. 1-2, to 1966 [4]

Church History and Records

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
  1. Arsenal Villa Branch [5]
  1. Form E (annual genealogical report), 1947-1948 
  1. Lake View Ward [6]
Form E (annual genealogical report), 1947-1948
  1. Roy Ward [7]
  1. Record of Members, 1899-1905
  2. Record of Members, 1907-1941
  3. Form E (annual genealogical report), 1907-1948

History

see also: Biography

Utah History Encyclopedia

  1. Roy, Utah our home town, by Rose and Ida Dalton [8] [9]

Maps

  1. USGS GNIS FID 1432035
  2. Google
  3. Hometown Locator

Newspapers

This area is served by Ogden-based newspapers.

Societies, Museums and Libraries

Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum
2148 Grant Avenue
Ogden, UT 84401
ph: (801) 393-4460

Vital Records

  1. Utah Department of Archives 1903 to 50 years ago (F)
    Choices of search types - name, date of death (year, month, day, or any combination) and county.
    Images of actual death certificates.
  2. Ancestry.com (F) if through seleected Family History Centers) (FI$) if not through the Family History Centers)
    Utah Death Index 1905-1951
    Hint Keyword: enter the year of death and enter the name of county if known.
  3. Social Security Death Index, (F) begins about 1962 to at least 2 months ago.
  4. State of Maine Marriages 1892-1966, residents of Roy who married in state of Maine.

Websites

References

  1. "FHLC Book 979.2 D3e" (Salt Lake City, Utah : Western Epics, 1966).
  2. WorldCat
  3. "FHLC Book 979.228/R2 H2r (Roy, Utah, self-pub.], 1979
  4. "FHLC Film 486185" (Salt Lake City, Utah : Genealogical Society of Utah, 1967)
  5. "FHLC Film 26455" (Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the GSU, 1952)
  6. "FHLC Film 26451 (Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the GSU, 1952)
  7. "FHLC Film 26454" ( Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the GSU, 1952)
  8. WorldCat
  9. "FHLC Book 979.228./R2 H2d" (Salt Lake City, Utah : Deseret News Press, 1968)