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'''Saint Mary's County''' was created by the Utah legislature in 5 January 1856<ref name="CCFU">"Chart of County Formation in Utah" in ''Division of Archives and Records Service'' at http://archives.utah.gov/research/guides/county-formation.htm (accessed 11 August 2011).</ref> on land that eventually became Nevada from parts of Weber, Desert, Tooele, and Juab counties. It was named for the Saint Mary's River, later called the Humboldt River. It included parts of present day [[Elko County, Nevada|Elko]], [[Eureka County, Nevada|Eureka]], and [[White Pine County, Nevada|White Pine]] counties.<ref>"Counties of Nevada" in ''Nevada History: a Walk in the Past'' [http://nevada-history.org/county.html Counties of Nevada]''(accessed 7 August 2011).</ref> Saint Mary's County was discontinued in 2 March 1861 when Nevada became a separate territory.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "List of counties in Utah" in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'' at {{wpd|List of counties in Utah}} (accessed 7 August 2011).</ref>  
 
'''Saint Mary's County''' was created by the Utah legislature in 5 January 1856<ref name="CCFU">"Chart of County Formation in Utah" in ''Division of Archives and Records Service'' at http://archives.utah.gov/research/guides/county-formation.htm (accessed 11 August 2011).</ref> on land that eventually became Nevada from parts of Weber, Desert, Tooele, and Juab counties. It was named for the Saint Mary's River, later called the Humboldt River. It included parts of present day [[Elko County, Nevada|Elko]], [[Eureka County, Nevada|Eureka]], and [[White Pine County, Nevada|White Pine]] counties.<ref>"Counties of Nevada" in ''Nevada History: a Walk in the Past'' [http://nevada-history.org/county.html Counties of Nevada]''(accessed 7 August 2011).</ref> Saint Mary's County was discontinued in 2 March 1861 when Nevada became a separate territory.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "List of counties in Utah" in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'' at {{wpd|List of counties in Utah}} (accessed 7 August 2011).</ref>  
  
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Saint Mary's County was created by the Utah legislature in 5 January 1856[1] on land that eventually became Nevada from parts of Weber, Desert, Tooele, and Juab counties. It was named for the Saint Mary's River, later called the Humboldt River. It included parts of present day Elko, Eureka, and White Pine counties.[2] Saint Mary's County was discontinued in 2 March 1861 when Nevada became a separate territory.[3]

For records of Saint Mary's County, see ?

References

  1. "Chart of County Formation in Utah" in Division of Archives and Records Service at http://archives.utah.gov/research/guides/county-formation.htm (accessed 11 August 2011).
  2. "Counties of Nevada" in Nevada History: a Walk in the Past Counties of Nevada(accessed 7 August 2011).
  3. Wikipedia contributors, "List of counties in Utah" in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia at List of counties in Utah (accessed 7 August 2011).