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Did someone in your family go to Utah?

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Diamonds-R-A-Girls-Best-Friend Report 8 Sep 2012 18:55

Thank You Joy :-)

Fantastic site :-)


mgnv Report 27 May 2012 23:51

Update to

Searchable by name are: AK, AZ, CO, DE, FL, ID, KS, NH, NV, OR, UT, VA, VT, WY.
Fully indexed, but not yet searchable by name, are: HI, IN, LA, MS, MT, OK

Update 7/9/12
Searchable by name are all 48 states plus 3 territories: AK, DC, HI.
The overseas territories (AS, GU, CZ, PR, VI) are not transcribed, nor imaged, here.


mgnv Report 24 May 2012 02:41

The US 1940 census for Utah is now indexed and searchable at:

Searchable by name are CO, DE, FL, KS, NH, OR, UT, VA, WY.

Fully indexed, but not yet searchable by name, are AK, AZ, HI, ID, LA, MS, MT, NV, VT

EDIT Status updated below.


Thelma Report 20 May 2012 14:23

Just found this Familysearch site for the first time;


LadyScozz Report 7 Mar 2012 02:03

Wow - Thanks Joy!

I think I'm related to half of Utah, and probably Idaho.

Some of my gg(umpty?) uncles helped quarry the stone for and build the Tabernacle in Salt Lake City.

I'm never rude to the Door Knockers, but often wonder if the LDS ones could be distant cousins........... I don't ask.



Kim Report 14 Oct 2011 09:50

Good one! Thanks, Joy.

Kim in Hull


mgnv Report 26 Sep 2011 07:15

There are some additional records at:

In particular, Ogden city births 1890-1905, Sanpete Co b's & d's 1898-1904, and statewide births 1905.
Sanpete Co is 75-130 m S of Salt Lake City


FootieAngel Report 7 May 2011 17:11

Thanx just seen this vvvvvvvvvv useful :-)


Barbara Report 20 Nov 2010 15:51



RutlandBelle Report 13 Sep 2010 11:23

Joy, that site is so good. My interest in genealogy extends beyond names, I like all the social history attached. They should teach it in schools.

As a former nurse/midwife I am always interested in this area so I felt for a Midwife, Emma Nicholls, whose name is recorded on many Stillbirth certificates and also maternal deaths.

In over 20 yrs of work I did deliver quite a few stillbirths but only ever had to deal with 1 maternal death which was extremely traumatic.

thanks again for the tip, Jennifer

Joy Kentish Maid

Joy Kentish Maid Report 12 Sep 2010 15:57

I can empathise with that, Jennifer :-)


RutlandBelle Report 12 Sep 2010 14:38

Joy what a fantastic site. Just wish more of mine had gone to Utah.

Only someone interested in geneaolgy could say this but just had a great 2 hrs looking at Death Certificates!



susiwong Report 29 Dec 2009 13:04

Thanks for this thread, yet more happy hours searching

Sue xx

Joy Kentish Maid

Joy Kentish Maid Report 28 Dec 2009 21:55

A wonderful Christmas present indeed :-)

Thank you for posting that.


Redrobin Report 27 Dec 2009 13:21

Hi ,
just to update you.
What a wonderful lady 'Eastender ' is.
She has helped me with my ancestors who emigrated to Salt Lake via Canada and has visited the cemetery where they are buried.

After the holidays she is sending me not only the photo of my relatives grave but also that of her husband, their son and his wife, who were all next to each other.

I have thanked her privately, but would like to do so on this thread also.

A wonderful Christmas present , thankyou.

Sylvia G ( was Sylvia)

Joy Kentish Maid

Joy Kentish Maid Report 3 Dec 2009 16:49

''Eastender'' 24th February 2009 22:47
If any one finds those Certificates and wants any photos of the Head Stones , i could get them for you .Am close to a couple of the cemetaries in Utah

Joy Kentish Maid

Joy Kentish Maid Report 3 Dec 2009 16:37

I am very pleased that you found them :-)


Redrobin Report 3 Dec 2009 04:12

Hi, tried the Ellis Island sit, got nowhere, so put a message on ancestry.


Got a reply. The family travelled from Liverpool to Salt Lake via QUEBEC !!!

No wonder I could not trace them. Ships name MONTCALM.

Thankyou for all your advice have stored it for future use.
Regards Sylvia.

Joy Kentish Maid

Joy Kentish Maid Report 2 Dec 2009 21:49

You're welcome. Try googling passenger lists to utah and there are several sites as well as Ellis Island including


Redrobin Report 2 Dec 2009 21:26

Have been given help on my thread to try so am off to do that now.