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Summit County, Utah

Summit County was established on January 13, 1854 from Salt Lake County and the now extinct Green River County.

Currently the Summit County Seat is situated in Coalville plus the county government website is

Areas neighboring Summit County are Rich CountyMorgan CountySalt Lake County (westside), Wasatch CountyDuchesne CountyDaggett CountySweetwater County, Wyoming, Uinta County, Wyoming.

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

Beaver County includes Federal Census Schedules to assist in researching your family tree. Government Population Schedules are available for 186018701880 (free index)1890 (fragment)19001910192019301940.

Summit Co. Mortality Schedules can be acquired for 1860, 1870 and 1880. Summit Co. Industry and Agriculture Schedules can be obtained for 1860, 1870 and 1880. Summit 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.

Summit County Society and Family History Resources

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

Summit County Courthouse and Government Records

Summit County Courthouse

Researchers frequently fail to notice the advantages of Summit 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 Summit 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 Summit County. The dates stated listed below are considered the first widely known documents in this county.

Summit County Links

The following are links to Genealogy and family history, Records and Resources relevant to Summit 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 Summit County genealogy or family history associated sites.

Summit Co. UT Books, Newspapers & Publications

Summit Co. UT Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Summit Co. UT Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Summit Co. UT Census Records

Summit Co. UT Cemeteries & Church Records

Summit Co. UT Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Summit Co. UT General and History Websites

Summit Co. UT Immigration & Naturalization

Summit Co. UT Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Summit Co. UT Military Records

Summit Co. UT Schools & Directories