Washington Terrace, Utah

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Washington Terrace Official History

1942: Founded as a war-time housing project mostly to serve the defense-related industries, particularly Hill Field (now Hill Air Force Base), just to the south.

1948: Organized as Washington Terrace after the locals got wise to a development of a new city.

Neighboring Communities

City Hall

5429 S South Pointe Dr
Washington Terrace, UT 84405
phone: 801-395-8280




Burials are usually in Ogden area cemeteries or in northern Davis County cemeteries

Church History and Records

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
  1. Washington Terrace, as Terrace Branch (Weber Stake) [1]
  1. Form E, 1943-1948 (annual genealogical report)



  1. USGS GNIS FID 1447026
  2. Google
  3. Hometown Locator


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.
  3. Social Security Death Index, (F) begins about 1962 to at least 2 months ago.


  • Webtree.com, (F) listing individuals who born or died in Washington Terrace. 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


  1. "FHLC Film 26300" (Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the GSU, 1951)