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== Record Description  ==
 
  
This index is an electronic index for the years 1892 to 1941. It is not necessarily intended to index any specific set of records. This index is not complete for any particular place or region. This collection may include information previously published in the International Genealogical Index or Vital Records Index collections.  
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=== Citation for This Collection  ===
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== What is in This Collection? ==
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This index is an electronic index for the years 1892 to 1941. This index is not complete for any particular place, region or time period. This collection may include information previously published in the [[International Genealogical Index (IGI) (FamilySearch Historical Records) |International Genealogical Index]] or Vital Records Index collections.
  
The following citation refers to the original source of the information for collections published in FamilySearch.org. Source citations include the author, custodian, publisher and archive for the original records.
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{{Collection citation| text = <!--bibdescbegin-->Genealogical Society of Utah. Utah, Births and Christenings. Index based on data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah.<!--bibdescend-->}}
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== What Can These Records Tell Me? ==
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Birth and christening index entries usually include (over 98% of the time):
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*Name of the child
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*Gender
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*Names of the parents
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*Birth date
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*Birthplace
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*Christening date (if the source is a church record)
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*Family History Library Microfilm and item numbers for the source materials
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Birth and christening index entries sometimes include:
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*Father's birthplace (79% of the time)
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*Mother's birthplace (78% of the time)
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*Race or color (23% of the time)
  
[[Utah Births and Christenings (FamilySearch Historical Records)#Citation_Example_for_a_Record_Found_in_This_Collection|Suggested citation format for a record in this collection.]]
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== Collection Content  ==
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=== Coverage Table  ===
  
== Record Content and Use  ==
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The coverage table shows the places and time periods of the original records in this collection. The table indicates how many records the collection has from each place. Most of the records in the collection are from the time periods listed in the table; however, the collection may have a few records from before or after the time period.<br>
  
For details about the contents of these records and help using them see the wiki article [[Births and Christenings Vital Record Index Collections (FamilySearch Historical Records)]].
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== Coverage Table  ==
 
 
 
The Coverage Table shows the places and time periods of the original records in this collection. The table indicates how many records the collection has from each place. Most of the records in the collection are from the time periods listed in the table; however, the collection may have a few records from before or after the time period.<br>
 
 
 
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== How Do I Search This Collection? ==
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*Name of the person
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*The name of a parent or date of the event
  
*[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/utah/ Utah Genealogy at Access Genealogy.com]
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=== Search the Index ===
*[http://www.utahgenealogy.com/ Utah History and Genealogy]
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=== How Do I Analyze the Results? ===
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Compare each result from your search with what you know to determine if there is a match. This may require viewing multiple records or images.
  
*[[Utah|Utah]]
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== What Do I Do Next? ==
*[[Utah Church Records|Utah Church Records)]]
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=== I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now? ===
*[[Utah Vital Records]]
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*Copy the citation below, in case you need to find this record again later.
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*Use the age or estimated birth date to find other church and vital records such as baptism, marriage, and death records.
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*Use the information found in the record to find land, probate and immigration records.
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*Use the information found in the record to find additional family members in censuses.  Witnesses were usually family members.
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*Repeat this process with additional family members found, to find more generations of the family.
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*[[Utah Church Records| Church Records]] were kept years before counties began keeping records. They are a good source for finding ancestors before 1900.
  
== Contributions to This Article ==
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=== I Can’t Find the Person I’m Looking For, What Now? === 
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*If your ancestor does not have a common name, collect entries for every person who has the same surname. This list can help you find possible relatives.
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*If you cannot locate your ancestor in the locality in which you believe they lived, then try searching records of a nearby town or county. 
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*Try different spellings of your ancestor’s name.
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*Remember that sometimes individuals went by [http://usgenweb.org/research/nicknames.html nicknames] or alternated between using first and middle names. Try searching for [http://genealogy.about.com/od/first_names/fl/nickname-given-name-equivalents.htm these names] as well.  
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*Check the info box above for additional FamilySearch websites and related websites that may assist you in finding similar records.
  
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== Citing This Collection ==
  
== Citing FamilySearch Historical Collections  ==
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Citations help you keep track of places you have searched and sources you have found. Identifying your sources helps others find the records you used.
  
When you copy information from the record, you should list where you found the information. This will help you or others to find th record again. It is also good to keep track of records where you do not find information, including the names of the people you looked for in the records.
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A suggested format for keeping track of records that you have searched is found in the wiki article [[Help:How to Cite FamilySearch Collections]].  
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{{Collection_citation | text="Utah Births and Christenings, 1892-1941." Database. <i>FamilySearch</i>. http://FamilySearch.org : 14 June 2016. Index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City.
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=== Citation Example for a Record Found in This Collection  ===
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"Utah Births and Christenings, 1892-1941", database, ''FamilySearch'' (http://familysearch.org: accessed 28 January 2011), &nbsp;Mary Collins, &nbsp;18 February 1894; citing International Genealogical Index, Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, FHL digital index, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah.
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This article describes a collection of records at FamilySearch.org.
Utah, United States
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Flag of Utah
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Location of Utah
Record Description
Record Type Births and Christenings Index
Collection years 1892-1941
FamilySearch Resources
Related Websites


What is in This Collection?

This index is an electronic index for the years 1892 to 1941. This index is not complete for any particular place, region or time period. This collection may include information previously published in the International Genealogical Index or Vital Records Index collections.

To Browse This Collection

You can browse through images in this collection by visiting the browse page for Utah Births and Christenings, 1892-1941.

What Can These Records Tell Me?

Birth and christening index entries usually include (over 98% of the time):

  • Name of the child
  • Gender
  • Names of the parents
  • Birth date
  • Birthplace
  • Christening date (if the source is a church record)
  • Family History Library Microfilm and item numbers for the source materials

Birth and christening index entries sometimes include:

  • Father's birthplace (79% of the time)
  • Mother's birthplace (78% of the time)
  • Race or color (23% of the time)

Collection Content

Coverage Table

The coverage table shows the places and time periods of the original records in this collection. The table indicates how many records the collection has from each place. Most of the records in the collection are from the time periods listed in the table; however, the collection may have a few records from before or after the time period.

Locality Births and Christenings, 1892-1941 Marriages, 1887-1966 Deaths and Burials, 1888-1946
Beaver 0 4,696 0
Box Elder 2,569 4,179 519
Cache 1,928 26,317 3,526
Carbon 146 3,738 0
Daggett 0 1,722 0
Davis 1,984 19,249 0
Duchesne 0 627 0
Emery 0 3,101 100
Garfield 648 1,166 0
Grand 0 1,239 0
Iron 1,298 2,873 589
Juab 1,445 2,332 470
Kane 0 901 0
Millard 0 1,267 0
Morgan 0 888 833
Piute 0 1,463 0
Rich 0 1,208 0
Salt Lake 10,743 119,217 114,867
San Juan 929 1,010 0
Sanpete 0 13,334 0
Sevier 913 5,434 838
Summit 832 5,195 179
Tooele 279 3,112 145
Uintah 645 3,192 0
Utah 4,413 21,209 4,277
Utah (state) 15,418 30,064 5,367
Wasatch 341 1,887 0
Washington 0 6,563 0
Wayne 2,862 1,242 304
Weber 656 20,429 377
Total 48,049 308,854 132,391

How Do I Search This Collection?

You can search the index or view the images or both. Before searching this collection, it is helpful to know:

  • Name of the person
  • The name of a parent or date of the event

Search the Index

You will be able to search this collection when it is published.


How Do I Analyze the Results?

Compare each result from your search with what you know to determine if there is a match. This may require viewing multiple records or images.

What Do I Do Next?

I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now?

  • Copy the citation below, in case you need to find this record again later.
  • Use the age or estimated birth date to find other church and vital records such as baptism, marriage, and death records.
  • Use the information found in the record to find land, probate and immigration records.
  • Use the information found in the record to find additional family members in censuses. Witnesses were usually family members.
  • Repeat this process with additional family members found, to find more generations of the family.
  • Church Records were kept years before counties began keeping records. They are a good source for finding ancestors before 1900.

I Can’t Find the Person I’m Looking For, What Now?

  • If your ancestor does not have a common name, collect entries for every person who has the same surname. This list can help you find possible relatives.
  • If you cannot locate your ancestor in the locality in which you believe they lived, then try searching records of a nearby town or county.
  • Try different spellings of your ancestor’s name.
  • Remember that sometimes individuals went by nicknames or alternated between using first and middle names. Try searching for these names as well.
  • Check the info box above for additional FamilySearch websites and related websites that may assist you in finding similar records.

Citing This Collection

Citations help you keep track of places you have searched and sources you have found. Identifying your sources helps others find the records you used.

Collection Citation
"Utah Births and Christenings, 1892-1941." Database. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : 14 June 2016. Index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City.
Record Citation:
When looking at a record, the citation is found below the record.

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