Uintah, Utah

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Quick History

Wikipedia

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

City Hall

The city does not have its own website.

Resources

Biography

  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)

Cemetery

Uintah Town Cemetery
1500 East 6400 South
Uintah, UT 84405

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

Church History and Records

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
  1. Uintah Ward, 1877 (formerly known as Deseret Ward) (Weber, Mount Ogden, and South Ogden Stakes) [2]
  1. Record of members, 1870-1905, 1908-1941
  2. Form E (annual genealogical report), 1908-1948

Emigration and Immigration

Ellis Island Passenger Arrival Records, 1892-1924, listing passengers who stated they are going to Plain City.

History

  1. Utah Encyclopedia of History
  2. A brief of history of Uintah, Weber County, Utah, 1850 to 1934, by Timothy Kendall [3]

Maps

  1. USGS GNIS FID 1446835
  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.

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.
  • Ogden Regional Family History Center
    539 24th St.
    Ogden, UT 84401
    Phone: 801-626-1132
    E-mail: UT_OGDEN@ldsmail.net

References

  1. "FHLC Book 979.2 D3e" (Salt Lake City, Utah : Western Epics, 1966).
  2. "FHLC Film 27387" (Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the GSU, 1952)
  3. WorldCat