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*July 19 Thursday 7 P.M. (Mountain) Sue Maxwell, ''Strategies for Searching Ancestry'', ([http://www.ugagenealogy.org/cpage.php?pt=11 UGA Virtual Chapter])
 
*July 19 Thursday 7 P.M. (Mountain) Sue Maxwell, ''Strategies for Searching Ancestry'', ([http://www.ugagenealogy.org/cpage.php?pt=11 UGA Virtual Chapter])
 
*July 31-Aug 3 [http://ce.byu.edu/cw/cwgeneal/ BYU Conference] on Family History & Genealogy  
 
*July 31-Aug 3 [http://ce.byu.edu/cw/cwgeneal/ BYU Conference] on Family History & Genealogy  
*August 18 (Saturday) [http://www.ugagenealogy.org/events.php UGA Regional Conference] '''Cedar City'''  
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*September 21 and 22 (Friday and Saturday) [http://www.ugagenealogy.org/events.php UGA Regional Conference] '''Sandy'''
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*September 21 and 22 [http://www.ugagenealogy.org/events.php '''Sandy'''] UGA Regional Conference
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*[http://histfam.familysearch.org/search.php?%20nr=50&tree=Greeks The Greeks in the West Community Tree] project includes 5000+ Greek men who immigrated to the Western United States between 1900 and 1924 -- many to work in the mines and on the railroads of Utah, [[Colorado]], [[Wyoming]] and [[Nevada]]. This is an on-going project to document the lineage and preserve the heritage of these immigrants and their descendants. It is part of the [http://www.westernhellenicancestry.com Western Hellenic Ancestry and Museum] and the [http://utahethnicandminingmuseumofmagna.com/ Ethnic and Mining Museum of Magna]. Initial work is focused on the mining communities in [[Carbon County, Utah|Carbon]] and [[Salt Lake County, Utah|Salt Lake]] counties of Utah.
 
*[http://histfam.familysearch.org/search.php?%20nr=50&tree=Greeks The Greeks in the West Community Tree] project includes 5000+ Greek men who immigrated to the Western United States between 1900 and 1924 -- many to work in the mines and on the railroads of Utah, [[Colorado]], [[Wyoming]] and [[Nevada]]. This is an on-going project to document the lineage and preserve the heritage of these immigrants and their descendants. It is part of the [http://www.westernhellenicancestry.com Western Hellenic Ancestry and Museum] and the [http://utahethnicandminingmuseumofmagna.com/ Ethnic and Mining Museum of Magna]. Initial work is focused on the mining communities in [[Carbon County, Utah|Carbon]] and [[Salt Lake County, Utah|Salt Lake]] counties of Utah.
  
[[Image:DeadHorsePtSP Utah.jpg|thumb|right]] '''Wiki articles describing these collections are found at:'''  
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*[[Utah Births and Christenings (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Utah Births and Christenings (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  
 
*[[Utah Births and Christenings (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Utah Births and Christenings (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]  

Revision as of 03:00, 5 July 2012

Utah Wiki Topics
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Beginning Research
Record Types
Utah Background
Ethnicity
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Moderator
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Welcome to Utah, the Beehive State

Monument Valley
Major Online Resources

Utah Counties

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Extinct or renamed counties: Carson · Cedar · Desert · Greasewood · Great Salt Lake · Green River · Humboldt · Little Salt Lake · Malad · Richland · Rio Virgin · Saint Mary's · Shambip

Research Tools

Major Repositories

Family History Library · Utah State Archives · Utah State Historical Society · Church History Library · Brigham Young University · Salt Lake City Public Library · University of Utah · National Archives Rocky Mountain Region (Denver) · Allen County Public Library

Migration Routes

California Trail · Central Overland Trail · Mormon Trail · Mormon Trail to Southern California · Old Spanish Trail · Central Pacific Railroad · Union Pacific Railroad · Southern Pacific Railroad · Denver and Rio Grande Railroad

Utah Featured Articles

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Tracing LDS Ancestors
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Veterans Burial Records
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Land and Property
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SLC Public Library
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Emigration and Immigration

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