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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Utah|Utah]] > [[Weber County, Utah|Weber County]] > Uintah''  
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{{Utah-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[Utah|Utah]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Weber County, Utah|Weber County]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Uintah'''
  
 
== Quick History  ==
 
== Quick History  ==
 
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{{Wikipedia|Uintah, Utah}}
[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Uintah,_Utah Wikipedia]
 
  
 
'''1850:''' as Weber Fort or East Weber  
 
'''1850:''' as Weber Fort or East Weber  
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'''1937:''' Incorporated as a town  
 
'''1937:''' Incorporated as a town  
  
==== Neighboring Communities ====
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===Neighboring Communities===
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[[Ogden, Utah|Ogden]] | [[Riverdale, Utah|Riverdale]] | [[Washington Terrace, Utah|Washington Terrace]] | [[South Ogden, Utah|South Ogden]]
  
 
== City Hall  ==
 
== City Hall  ==
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[http://www.uintahcity.com/ Uintah City Hall]<br>2191 East 6550 South<br>Uintah, UT 84405<br> Phone: 801-479-4130 <br>Fax: 801-476-7269
  
The city does not have its own website.
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== Resources  ==
  
== Resources  ==
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=== Biography & Genealogies ===
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*[http://www.dupinternational.org/ Daughters of Utah Pioneers]
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*[http://earlylds.com/index.html Early Latter Day Saints - An Mormon Trail Pioneer Database]
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*Pioneers and prominent men of Utah: comprised of photographs, genealogies, biographies, the early history of the LDS Church <ref>{{FHL|180494|title-id|disp="FHLC Book 979.2 D3e"}} (Salt Lake City, Utah : Western Epics, 1966). <br> Vol. 1 part 1 ({{FSbook|101370}})<br>Vol. 1 part 2 ({{FSbook|56199}}) </ref>
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*''Records of various missions'' <ref> Northrop, Joseph M.; ''Records of various missions'' Film: {{FHL| 944282 Item 5}} </ref>
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*[http://suplibrary.org/stories/ Sons of Utah Pioneers Stories]
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*[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ut/county/weber/biography/index.htm Weber County DUP Biographies]
  
==== Biography ====
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=== Cemetery ===
  
#'''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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The first Uintah Cemetery was located west and south from the current cemetery where the upper railroad tracks are now located. When the upper tracks were constructed, the cemetery was moved to its present location. <ref>[http://www.uintahcity.com/cemetary.htm History of Uintah Cemetery]</ref>  
  
==== Cemetery ====
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*[http://www.uintahcity.com/cemetary.htm History of Uintah Cemetery]
  
'''Uintah Town Cemetery'''<br> 1500 East 6400 South<br>Uintah, UT 84405  
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'''Uintah Town Cemetery'''<br>1500 East 6400 South<br>Uintah, UT 84405  
  
 
#[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=77474&CScntry=4&CSst=47&CScnty=2802&CSsr=21& Findagrave.com]  
 
#[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=77474&CScntry=4&CSst=47&CScnty=2802&CSsr=21& Findagrave.com]  
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#[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=107772 BillionGraves]
 
#[http://utahgravestones.org/cemetery.php?cemID=576 Utah Gravestone Photo Project]  
 
#[http://utahgravestones.org/cemetery.php?cemID=576 Utah Gravestone Photo Project]  
 
#Utah State History - [http://history.utah.gov/apps/burials/execute/searchburials Cemetery Database]
 
#Utah State History - [http://history.utah.gov/apps/burials/execute/searchburials Cemetery Database]
  
==== Church History and Records ====
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=== Church History and Records===
  
 
;Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
 
;Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
  
#Uintah Ward, 1877 (formerly known as Deseret Ward) (Weber, Mount Ogden, and South Ogden Stakes) <ref>[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;titleno=342429&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;disp=Record+of+members%2C+1870-1941%3B+annu%20%20&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;columns=*,0,0 "FHLC Film 27387"] (Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the GSU, 1952)</ref><br>
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*Uintah Ward, 1877 (formerly known as Deseret Ward) (Weber, Mount Ogden, and South Ogden Stakes) <ref>{{FHL|342429|title-id|disp="FHLC Film 27387"}} (Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the GSU, 1952)</ref>
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:*Record of members, 1870-1905, 1908-1941
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:*(Form E (annual genealogical report), 1908-1948
  
:#Record of members, 1870-1905, 1908-1941
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=== History===
:#Form E (annual genealogical report), 1908-1948
 
 
 
==== History ====
 
  
 
#[http://www.media.utah.edu/UHE/u/UINTAH.html Utah Encyclopedia of History]  
 
#[http://www.media.utah.edu/UHE/u/UINTAH.html Utah Encyclopedia of History]  
 
#'''A brief of history of Uintah, Weber County, Utah, 1850 to 1934''', by Timothy Kendall <ref>[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/36736469 WorldCat]</ref>
 
#'''A brief of history of Uintah, Weber County, Utah, 1850 to 1934''', by Timothy Kendall <ref>[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/36736469 WorldCat]</ref>
  
==== Maps ====
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===Maps===
  
 
#[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=gnispq:3:::NO::P3_FID:1446835 USGS GNIS FID 1446835]  
 
#[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=gnispq:3:::NO::P3_FID:1446835 USGS GNIS FID 1446835]  
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#[http://utah.hometownlocator.com/maps/bigmap,n,uintah,fid,1446835.cfm Hometown Locator]
 
#[http://utah.hometownlocator.com/maps/bigmap,n,uintah,fid,1446835.cfm Hometown Locator]
  
==== Newspapers  ====
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===Newspapers ===
 
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*[http://www.standard.net/splash/ Standard-Examiner]
This area is served by Ogden-based newspapers.
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*[http://www.sentinelnews.net/ Weber Sentinel News]
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==== Historical Newspapers  ====
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=51818 Ogden Standard Examiner Archives] is available at Ancestry.com $ The data base is searchable from 1920 to 1977.
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*[http://digitalnewspapers.org/newspaper/?paper=Ogden+Standard Utah Digital Newspapers for the Ogden Standard 1879 - 1927]
  
==== Societies, Museums and Libraries  ====
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=== Societies, Museums and Libraries  ===
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[[File:Ogden Pioneer Museum.jpg|thumb|right|400px]]
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*[http://www.weberdupmuseum.org/ Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum]<br>2148 Grant Avenue<br>Ogden, UT 84401<br>ph: (801) 393-4460
  
Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum<br>2148 Grant Avenue<br>Ogden, UT 84401<br>ph: (801) 393-4460
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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>
  
==== Vital Records  ====
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*[http://library.weber.edu/ Stewart Library] ~ Weber State University <br>3750 Harrison Blvd.<br>Ogden, Utah<br>801-626-6415
  
#[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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*[http://www.weberpl.lib.ut.us/ Weber County Library]<br>2464 Jefferson Ave.<br>Ogden, UT  84401-2404<br>Phone:(801) 337-2632<br>fax: (801) 337-2615
#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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===Suggested Reading===
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*''History of Weber County'' <ref>Wiggins, Lou Jean S Wiggins; Daughters of Utah Pioneers. ''History of Weber County'' {{Worldcat|58465373}}</ref>
  
==== Websites  ====
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===Vital Records===
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====Birth====
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====Marriages====
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*Marriage information may be located at the [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernstates/search.cfm Western States Marriage Database] searchable by bride or groom.
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====Death====
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*[http://www.archives.utah.gov/research/indexes/20842.htm Utah Department of Archives] 1903 to 50 years ago<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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*'''''Utah Death Certificates 1904 - 1956 -'''''A free internet access to the 1904-1956 death certificates can be viewed on the [https://www.familysearch.org/ Family Search Historical Records]. 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. For information on death prior to 1904 you can search the [http://history.utah.gov/burials/execute/searchburials Utah State Burial Index].
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*Ancestry.com $ [http://www.ancestryinstitution.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6967 Utah Death Index 1905-1951] ''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],  begins about 1962.
  
*[http://www.worldvitalrecords.com/zsearch.aspx?ix=webtreeind&qt=l&zplace=Uintah%2c+Weber%2c+Utah&se=Exact&ogsr=1 Webtree.com], ([[Access Codes|F]]) listing individuals who born or died in Uintah. Due to the quirks of search results, picked up other Uintah locations. Submitters of gedcoms may add, update or remove contents.  
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== Websites==
*[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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*[http://www.worldvitalrecords.com/zsearch.aspx?ix=webtreeind&qt=l&zplace=Uintah%2c+Weber%2c+Utah&se=Exact&ogsr=1 Webtree.com], ([[Access Codes|F]]) listing individuals who born or died in Uintah. Due to the quirks of search results, picked up other Uintah locations. Submitters of gedcoms may add, update or remove contents.
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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[[Category:Weber_County,_Utah]]
 
[[Category:Weber_County,_Utah]]

Revision as of 22:23, 15 November 2012

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Quick History

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Uintah, Utah

1850: as Weber Fort or East Weber

1867: Name changed to Easton by settlers who remained.

1869: Name changed to Uintah

1937: Incorporated as a town

Neighboring Communities

Ogden | Riverdale | Washington Terrace | South Ogden

City Hall

Uintah City Hall
2191 East 6550 South
Uintah, UT 84405
Phone: 801-479-4130
Fax: 801-476-7269

Resources

Biography & Genealogies

Cemetery

The first Uintah Cemetery was located west and south from the current cemetery where the upper railroad tracks are now located. When the upper tracks were constructed, the cemetery was moved to its present location. [3]

Uintah Town Cemetery
1500 East 6400 South
Uintah, UT 84405

  1. Findagrave.com
  2. BillionGraves
  3. Utah Gravestone Photo Project
  4. Utah State History - Cemetery Database

Church History and Records

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
  • Uintah Ward, 1877 (formerly known as Deseret Ward) (Weber, Mount Ogden, and South Ogden Stakes) [4]
  • Record of members, 1870-1905, 1908-1941
  • (Form E (annual genealogical report), 1908-1948

History

  1. Utah Encyclopedia of History
  2. A brief of history of Uintah, Weber County, Utah, 1850 to 1934, by Timothy Kendall [5]

Maps

  1. USGS GNIS FID 1446835
  2. Google
  3. Hometown Locator

Newspapers

Historical Newspapers

Societies, Museums and Libraries

Ogden Pioneer Museum.jpg
  • Stewart Library ~ Weber State University
    3750 Harrison Blvd.
    Ogden, Utah
    801-626-6415

Suggested Reading

  • History of Weber County [6]

Vital Records

Birth

Marriages

Death

  • Utah Department of Archives 1903 to 50 years ago
    Choices of search types - name, date of death (year, month, day, or any combination) and county.
    Images of actual death certificates.
  • Utah Death Certificates 1904 - 1956 -A free internet access to the 1904-1956 death certificates can be viewed on the Family Search Historical Records. 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. For information on death prior to 1904 you can search the Utah State Burial Index.
  • Ancestry.com $ Utah Death Index 1905-1951 Hint Keyword: enter the year of death and enter the name of county if known.
  • Social Security Death Index, begins about 1962.

Websites

  • Webtree.com, (F) listing individuals who born or died in Uintah. Due to the quirks of search results, picked up other Uintah locations. Submitters of gedcoms may add, update or remove contents.

References

  1. "FHLC Book 979.2 D3e" (Salt Lake City, Utah : Western Epics, 1966).
    Vol. 1 part 1 (FamilySearch Books Online)
    Vol. 1 part 2 (FamilySearch Books Online)
  2. Northrop, Joseph M.; Records of various missions Film: FHL 944282 Item 5
  3. History of Uintah Cemetery
  4. "FHLC Film 27387" (Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the GSU, 1952)
  5. WorldCat
  6. Wiggins, Lou Jean S Wiggins; Daughters of Utah Pioneers. History of Weber County WorldCat 58465373