Washington County, Utah Genealogy

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Template:Utah-stubUnited States > Utah > Washington County 
This article is about a county in southwestern part of Utah. For other uses, see Washington (disambiguation).

County Courthouse

http://www.washco.utah.gov/
197 East Tabernacle
St. George, UT 84770

Quick Facts

Named for George Washington, the first President of the United States.

Wikipedia

Parent County

3 March 1852: Washington County was created from unorganized territory. [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Cities

Enterprise | Hildale | Hurricane | Ivins | La Verkin | Santa Clara | St. George | Washington

Towns

Apple Valley | Leeds | New Harmony | Pintura | Rockville | Springdale | Toquerville | Virgin

Unincorporated communities

Central | Dammeron Valley | Gunlock | Pine Valley | Veyo

Ghost towns

Duncan's Retreat | Grafton | Hamblin | Harrisburg | Hebron | Little Pinto | Silver Reef

Neighboring Counties

Iron | Kane | Mohave County, Arizona | Lincoln County, Nevada

Resources

Cemeteries

St. George City Cemetery Information

Census

  • 1856
  • 1860
  • 1870
  • 1880
  • 1890
  • 1900
  • 1910
  • 1920
  • 1930

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Central
  • Enterprise
  • Grafton
  • Gunlock
  • Hebron
  • Hurricane
  • Hurricane N.
  • Hurricane S.
  • Ivins
  • La Verkin
  • Leeds
  • New Harmoney
  • Pine Valley
  • Pinto
  • Price
  • Rockville
  • St. George
  • St. George 1 (old)
  • St. George 1 (new)
  • St. George 2 (old)
  • St. George 2 (new)
  • St. George 3 (old)
  • St. George 3 (new)
  • St. George 4 (old)
  • St. George 4 (new)
  • St. George 5
  • St. George 6
  • St. George E.
  • St. George W.
  • Santa Clara
  • Springdale
  • Toquerville
  • Veyo
  • Virgin
  • Washington

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

  • One major resouce for newspapers throughout Utah is the University of Utah's Utah Digital Newspapers project "with more than 600,000 pages of digitized Utah historical newspapers." One newspaper from Washington County are included in this digital project, the Washington County News. Read more... about using Utah newspapers for your family history research.

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

10,980 marriages from 1 Jan 1855 to 20 Aug 1966 are listed on the Western States Marriage Index.


Utah Death Certificates 1904 - 1956 -A free internet access to the 1904-1956 death certificates can be viewed on the Family Search Record Search Pilot .  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.

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].