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Revision as of 17:42, 8 August 2012

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Dates for major county records[1]
Birth
Marriage
Death
Census
Land
Probate
1898-present 1887-present 1898-present 1856, 1860... 1862-present 1866-present
For earlier dates, try...Church | Obituaries | Cemeteries | Parent counties
Summit County, Utah
Map
Map of Utah highlighting Summit County
Location in the state of Utah
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Location of Utah in the U.S.
Facts
Founded January 13, 1854
County Seat Coalville
Courthouse
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Address Coalville, UT
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Helpful Facts

County Courthouse

Summit County Courthouse
P O Box 128
Coalville, UT 84017
Phone: 435-336-3203

County Clerk has birth records 1898-1905
died records 1898-1901
marriage records from 1888
divorce, probate and records from 1896
County Recorder has land records[2]

Parent Counties

Summit County, Utah Genealogy was created January 13, 1854 from: Salt Lake and Green River

Neighboring Counties

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Summit County, Utah Genealogy is surrounded by: Daggett | Duchesne | Morgan | Rich | Salt Lake | Wasatch | Wyoming counties: Sweetwater | Uinta





Resources

  • Resources (microfilmed originals or published transcripts) are listed in the FamilySearch Library Catalog for Summit County, Utah Genealogy. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see public libraries.

Bible Records

  • Resources(microfilmed originals or published transcripts) are listed in the FamilySearch Library Catalog for Summit County, Utah Genealogy. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see public libraries.

Biography

  • Resources(microfilmed originals or published transcripts) are listed in the FamilySearch Library Catalog for Summit County, Utah Genealogy. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see public libraries.

Business Records and Commerce

Cemeteries

Summit county cemeteries at theUtah State Historical site
Wallsburg Cemetery, Wallsburg BillionGraves

USGenWeb Archives Summit County, Utah  appears to be a partial list of individuals in three cemeteries. 
 

  • Cemeteries(microfilmed originals or published transcripts) are listed in the FamilySearch Library Catalog for Summit County, Utah Genealogy. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see public libraries.

Individual cemeteries:

Census

The 1860, 1870, 1880, 1900, 1910, 1920, and 1930 U.S. federal population schedules of Summit 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

Church Records

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Cluff
  • Coalville
  • Echo
  • Francis (Kamas)
  • Grass Creek
  • Henefer
  • Hoytsville
  • Kamas
  • Marion
  • Oakley
  • Park City
  • Park City 1
  • Park City 2
  • Parley's Park
  • Peoa
  • Rockport
  • Upton
  • Wanship
  • Woodland

Early church records, for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, for Summit County Wards and Branches can be found on film and are located at the LDS Family History Library in Salt Lake City. The film numbers, for each ward, can be locate through the Family History Library Catalog at Church Records. Or by refering to Jaussi, Laureen R., and Gloria D. Chaston. Register of Genealogical Society Call Numbers. 2 vols. Provo, Utah: Genealogy Tree, 1982. (FHL book 979.2258 A3j; fiche 6031507). These volumes contain the film numbers for many (but not all) membership and temple record films.

Court Records

  • Court Records (microfilmed originals or published transcripts) are listed in the FamilySearch Library Catalog for Summit County, Utah Genealogy. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see public libraries.

Directories

  • Directories (microfilmed originals or published transcripts) are listed in the FamilySearch Library Catalog for Summit County, Utah Genealogy. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see public libraries.

Ethnic and Other Groups

 Funeral Homes

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Military

Naturalization and Citizenship

Newspapers

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

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:

Periodicals

  • Newspapers(microfilmed originals or published transcripts) are listed in the FamilySearch Library Catalog for Summit County, Utah Genealogy. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see public libraries.

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).


Probate Records

  • Newspapers(microfilmed originals or published transcripts) are listed in the FamilySearch Library Catalog for Summit County, Utah Genealogy. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see public libraries.

Public Records

  • Newspapers(microfilmed originals or published transcripts) are listed in the FamilySearch Library Catalog for Summit County, Utah Genealogy. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see public libraries.

Resource Repositories

Courthouses

www.co.summit.ut.us/
60 North Main Street
P.O. Box 128
Coalville, UT 84017
435-336-3200

County seat: Coalville

Family History Centers
Libraries
  • Resource(microfilmed originals or published transcripts) are listed in the FamilySearch Library Catalog for Summit County, Utah Genealogy. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see public libraries.
Societies

Taxation

  • Newspapers(microfilmed originals or published transcripts) are listed in the FamilySearch Library Catalog for Summit County, Utah Genealogy. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see public libraries.

Vital Records

  • Vital Records (microfilmed originals or published transcripts) are listed in the FamilySearch Library Catalog for Summit County, Utah Genealogy. For other libraries (local and national) or to gain access to items of interest, see public libraries.
Birth
Marriage
Death

Utah Death Certificates 1904 - 1956 -A free internet access to the 1904-1956 death certificates can be viewed on the  https://www.familysearch.org/ .  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.

Utah State Burial Index

Death Record Substitutes

  • 1870 - U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules, 1850-1885 at Ancestry ($). Includes 1870 Summit County, Utah Genealogy mortality schedule.

Voting Registers

Towns and Communities

Populated Places

  • Cities: Coalville | Echo | Henefer (Originally Heneferville) | Hoytsville| Kamas | Park City | Wanship

Daughters of Utah pioneers wrote a small history titled: "Henefer Our Valley Home" available on microfilm from the Family History Library.

References

  1. Alice Eichholz, Red Book: American State, County and Town Sources, 3rd ed. (Salt Lake City: Ancestry Pub., 2004), 676-677. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27rb 2004.
  2. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Summit County, Utah Page 688 {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  3. "The Pioneer Story: The Mormon Pioneer Trail" in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at http://lds.org/gospellibrary/pioneer/pioneerstory.htm (accessed 18 July 2011).
  4. "Summit County, Utah: Family History and Genealogy, Census, Birth, Marriage, Death Vital Records and More," Linkpendium, http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/UT/Summit/, accessed 1 February 2012.