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See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 485.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p.485.</ref><br>  
 
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 485.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBeg}} p.485.</ref><br>  
  
'''Boundaries:''' <br><br> McCornick is situated on Meadow Creek, eight miles southwest of Fillmore, the stake headquarters, and 159 miles southwest of Salt Lake City.  
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'''Boundaries:''' <br><br> McCornick is situated on Meadow Creek, eight miles southwest of Fillmore, the stake headquarters, and 159 miles southwest of Salt Lake City.  
  
 
'''History timeline'''  
 
'''History timeline'''  
  
*1912 - Dec. 22, 1912, the saints in Lynndyl and vicinity were organized as a branch of the Church.  
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*1863- In 1863 the Meadow Creek Branch was organized.  
*1914 - The Lynndyl Branch was organized as a bishop’s ward March 22, 1914.
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*1877 - In 1877 the Meadow Creek Ward was organized.
 
 
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
 
'''Obtain the Records'''  
  
*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Lynndyl+Ward+Utah church and other records] for Lynndyl Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
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*List of {{FHLCAuthorLDSStakesBeg}}Meadow+Ward+Utah church and other records] for Meadow Ward, Utah at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].  
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
 
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Libraries#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
  

Revision as of 16:39, 24 January 2013

Utah Church Records go to Millard County Church Records go to Millard Stake, Utah LDS Church Wards and Branches

This page includes the boundaries of wards and branches around 1930's, a timeline history, and how to obtain the records.

Source for this page: Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941).

  • Online through BYU Books. (Free) In the Text search box, type the town or unit name and click Go. Select page numbers (tiny) at the right to see the page.
  • Also available through Ancestry.com ($).

Millard Stake

Stake boundaries as of about 1930
See Encyclopedic History..., p. 504, see Ancestry Institution..[1]

  • Area of the County: Located in the southeast part of Millard County.
  • Headquarters in: Headquarters at Fillmore.
  • Boundaries of stake: The western part of the stake includes a great area of desert country interspersed with mountain ranges. The inhabited part of the stake consists of settlements located in the great Pauvant Valley and in Round Valley.


History Timeline up to about 1930

This timeline (arranged by year) includes events that affected records, record-keeping, and movements of Mormons in this area.

  • 1912 - All the settlements of the saints in Millard County belonged to the Millard Stake of Zion until Aug. 11, 1912, when the northern part was organized as the Deseret Stake.
  • 1851 - Pauvant Valley, on account of its central position in the then more extensive area of the territory, was decided upon as the most suitable location and by an act approved Oct. 4, 1851, the Governor and Legislative Assembly of the Territory of Utah organized Pauvant Valley, at that time a part of Iron County, as a separate county, named Millard. The act provided that the seat of government for the territory should be in a city within the limits of said county and that it should be called Fillmore.
  • 1877 - On July 22, 1877, the saints in Pauvant Valley were organized as the Millard Stake of Zion.
  • 1877 - On July 22, 1877, At that time Millard County had eight settlements, five of which (Fillmore North, Fillmore South, Scipio, Kanosh and Deseret) had already been organized as bishop’s wards, and Meadow Creek, Holden and Oak Creek, which were given ward organizations at the time the stake was organized.

Other History Resources
Many wards or branches appointed members to compile a history. Copies may be in the ward library or in homes of members. Some contain biographical sketches of members of the ward at the time of compilation.

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Wards and Branches

Fillmore 1st, Fillmore 2nd, Flowell, Holden, Kanosh, McCornick, Meadow and Scipio.

Fillmore Wards

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 504, see Ancestry Institution.[2]

Boundaries:

  • Fillmore 1st Ward, Millard Stake, Millard Co., Utah is located in the south part of the city of Fillmore. .

  • Fillmore 2nd Ward, Millard Stake, Millard Co., Utah, consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the north part of the city of Fillmore.

History timeline

  • 1920 - The Fillmore Ward was divided into two wards Nov. 14, 1920, the Fillmore 1st and the Fillmore 2nd Ward.

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Flowell Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 504.[3]

Boundaries:

Flowell Ward, Millard Stake, Millard Co., Utah, is located in a farming district situated west of Fillmore, formerly known as Crystal.

History timeline

  • 1923 - March 22, the saints in the Flowell district were organized as the Flowell Ward.


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Holden Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p.504.[4]

Boundaries:

Holden, Millard Stake, Millard Co., Utah, is ten miles northeast of Fillmore.

History timeline

  • 1877 - The Holden Ward was organized.


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Kanosh Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 504.[5]

Boundaries:
Kanosh,is located in Millard Stake, Millard Co., Utah, is situated about three miles below the mouth of Corn Creek Canyon in the southeast corner of the main Pauvant Valley.

History timeline

  • 1861 - In 1861 a branch was organized.
  • 1877 - The Kanosh Ward was organized.


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McCornick Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. Not Listed.[6]

Boundaries:

McCornick is a station on the Delta and Fillmore branch of the Los Angeles and Salt Lake Railroad. McCornick is 22 miles north of Fillmore.

History timeline

  • 1919 - The Onidah Branch of the Holden Ward was organized June 22, 1919, as the Onidah Branch of the Holden Ward, but as more settlers arrived the branch was organized as the McCornick Ward.
  • 1930 - Dec. 31, the McCornick ward was disorganized as most of the members had moved away, owing to drouth conditions.

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Meadow Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 485.[7]

Boundaries:

McCornick is situated on Meadow Creek, eight miles southwest of Fillmore, the stake headquarters, and 159 miles southwest of Salt Lake City.

History timeline

  • 1863- In 1863 the Meadow Creek Branch was organized.
  • 1877 - In 1877 the Meadow Creek Ward was organized.

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Oak City Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. Not Listed.[8]

Boundaries:

Located in a part of Millard County lying 12 miles south of Leamington, 20 miles northwest of Holden, and 12 miles east of Delta, the headquarters of the Deseret Stake.

History timeline

  • 1877 - Oak City was organized as a ward July 22, 1877.

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Oasis Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. Not Listed.[9]

Boundaries:

Located in that part of the great Pauvant Valley which lies on the south side of the Sevier River. The center of the ward is the Oasis Railroad Station on the Los Angeles and Salt Lake Railroad, six miles southwest of Delta, and 35 miles northwest of Fillmore.

History timeline

  • 1891 - March 21, 1891, when Deseret was divided into three wards, the south part of the old Deseret Ward was organized into a separate ward called Oasis.

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Sugarville Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. Not Listed.[10]

Boundaries:

Located in the lower Sevier Valley (a part of the great Pauvant Valley) about 12 miles northwest of Delta. Sugarville Ward is located on a spur of the Los Angeles and Salt Lake Railroad. North the Sugarville Ward extends indefinitely into the desert, east to Delta, south to the Sevier River, and west to the Hinckley Ward.

History timeline

  • 1918 - Jan. 1, 1918, The Sugarville Branch of the Sutherland Ward was made an independent branch.
  • 1919 - l June 29, 1919, The Sugarville Branch was organized as a ward.

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Sutherland Ward

See Encyclopedic History..., p. 850.[11]

Boundaries:

Consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in a farming district of the great Pauvant Valley, situated on the right, or north, side of the Sevier River.

History timeline

  • 1913 - Branch of the Church was organized Jan. 12.
  • 1914 - This branch was organized into a regular bishop’s ward March 22.

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References

  1. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 504, see Ancestry Institution.
  2. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 504, see Ancestry Institution.
  3. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 504.
  4. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 504.
  5. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p.504.
  6. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. Not Listed.
  7. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p.485.
  8. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. Not Listed.
  9. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. Not Listed.
  10. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. Not Listed.
  11. Jenson, Andrew. Encyclopedic History of the Church. (Salt Lake City: Deseret News, 1941). p. 850.