Roy, Utah

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Quick History

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In 1873 Roy was settled by LDS Pioneers and stayed a small community for many years. It had a street called “Cousin Street” where until 1957 all of the residents on that road were cousins coming from the original settlers of the area. [1] Central City, Sandridge, the Basin, and Lakeview were all names that Roy went by until being named after school a teacher’s son Roy C. Peebles, that had passed away. The Post Office arrived and Roy’s name was official on 24 May 1894. [2] Roy saw a boom in its population during WWII with the addition of the Defense Supply Depot, Navy Supply Depot (now the Freeport Center) and Hill Air Force Base.

Neighboring Communities

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

City Hall

Roy City
Roy City Corporation
5051 S 1900 W
Roy Utah 84067


Biography & Genealogies


  • Poor House (Weber County Farm) Cemetery
  • Roy City Cemetery
    5200 S 2300 W
    Roy, UT

Church History and Records

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
  • Arsenal Villa Branch [7]
  • Form E (annual genealogical report), 1947-1948 
  • Lake View Ward [8]
Form E (annual genealogical report), 1947-1948
  • Record of Members, 1899-1905
  • Record of Members, 1907-1941
  • Form E (annual genealogical report), 1907-1948




Myers Mortuary - Roy
5865 S 1900 W
Roy, UT 84067
(801) 825-2239


Historical Newspapers

Societies, Museums and Libraries

Ogden Pioneer Museum.jpg
  • Stewart Library ~ Weber State University
    3750 Harrison Blvd.
    Ogden, Utah

Vital Records






  •, listing individuals who born or died in Roy. Submitters of gedcoms may add, update or remove contents.


  1. Roy – Online Utah n
  2. Roy City
  3. "FHLC Book 979.2 D3e" (Salt Lake City, Utah : Western Epics, 1966).
    Vol. 1 part 1 (Family History Archives)
    Vol. 1 part 2 (Family History Archives)
  4. WorldCat
  5. "FHLC Book 979.228/R2 H2r (Roy, Utah, self-pub.], 1979
  6. "FHLC Film 486185" (Salt Lake City, Utah : Genealogical Society of Utah, 1967)
  7. "FHLC Film 26455" (Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the GSU, 1952)
  8. "FHLC Film 26451 (Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the GSU, 1952)
  9. "FHLC Film 26454" ( Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the GSU, 1952)
  10. by Rose and Ida Dalton WorldCat 124942 "FHLC Book 979.228./R2 H2d" (Salt Lake City, Utah : Deseret News Press, 1968)