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Morgan County, Utah

Morgan County

Morgan County was established on  January 17, 1862 from Davis County. The county was named in honow of Jedediah Morgan Grant (1816–1856), an Apostle of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Currently the Morgan County Seat is situated in Morgan plus the county government website is

Areas neighboring Morgan County are Weber County (north), Summit County (east), Salt Lake County (southwest), Davis County ( west), Rich County (northeast).

Cities and towns found in Morgan County consists of Croydon, Monte Verde, Morgan, Mountain Green, Peterson, Porterville, Richville, Stoddard.

Morgan County vital records can be found at the Utah Office of Vital Records has copies of birth, marriage, divorce and death records. There is a fee for each copy requested. Please refer to the information to the Statewide Vital Records in Utah for current fees and application process. Birth, marriage, and death records are connected with central life events.

You can search online for Morgan County Birth, Marriage, Divorce or Death Records. You can also Order Electronically Online or can download an application for Utah Birth Certificate, Marriage or Divorce Certificate, Death Certificate Applications to mail.

Beaver County includes Federal Census Schedules to assist in researching your family tree. Government Population Schedules are available for 1870, 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragment), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940.

Morgan Co. Mortality Schedules can be acquired for 1870 and 1880. Morgan Co. Industry and Agriculture Schedules can be obtained for 1870 and 1880. Morgan Co. Union Veterans Schedules is available for 1890. You'll find free down-loadable and also printable census forms that can help with your research.

Morgan County Society and Family History Resources

A list of Morgan County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Forums, Message Boards, Libraries, Archives.

Morgan County Courthouse and Government Records

Morgan County Courthouse

Researchers frequently fail to notice the advantages of Morgan County court, probate, and land records data as a useful resource of genealogy information and facts. Hidden away in Utah courthouses and archives everywhere tend to be the desires and frustrations of the many Utah men and women. The chances are great that your potential ancestors have left a in-depth document of at least several aspects of their lives in the Morgan County court records. Even if your ancestors and forefathers is not mentioned in a Court case, take into consideration all of the other procedures which may have lead to her or him showing up in court records.

The below facts indicates whatever marriage, birth, death, land, wills, and court records can be found in Morgan County. The dates stated listed below are considered the first widely known documents in this county.

You should get in touch with the clerk's dept to validate hours, mailing address, fees and other particulars in advance of visiting or requesting information because of occasionally changing contact details. The Department Offices DO NOT DO RESEARCH. The records and documents are available to interested parties, barring confidential issues. The majority of staff will guide individuals in locating the materials, however it is up to the individual to do the research.
  • Morgan County Courthouse (all departments listed below are located here, unless otherwise noted)
    • Address: 48 W Young St, Morgan, UT 84050
    • Phone: (801) 845-4020
  • Morgan County Clerk responsibilities are to conduct Countywide elections, issue marriage licenses, issue business licenses for the unincorporated county,
  • Morgan County Recorder duties include Record, store and retrieve land documents in the public record; Assist the public in locating real property parcels on ownership plats; Assist the public in locating records; Record Military Discharges and provide certified copies of these documents at no charge; Sell copies of documents and plats to the public
    • Land Records: 1869
  • Morgan County Clerk of District Court duties services include Divorce, Protective Orders, Guardianship and other civil matters.
    • Address: 2525 Grant Avenue, Ogden, UT 84401
    • Phone: (801)395-1060
    • Probate Records: 1869 
    • Court Records: 1869 

Morgan County Links

The following are links to Genealogy and family history, Records and Resources relevant to Morgan County. These genealogy links fall into 3 categories: Business Sites, Personal Sites or Organization Sites. Some have free access some have to have a fee. This is merely a list which has been compiled or submitted. I do not recommend or promote one genealogy site above another. Feel free to suggest your own preferred Morgan County genealogy or family history associated sites.

Morgan Co. UT Books, Newspapers & Publications

Morgan Co. UT Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Morgan Co. UT Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Morgan Co. UT Census Records

Morgan Co. UT Cemeteries & Church Records

Morgan Co. UT Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Morgan Co. UT General and History Websites

Morgan Co. UT Immigration & Naturalization

Morgan Co. UT Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Morgan Co. UT Military Records

Morgan Co. UT Schools & Directories

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