Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 23503

Cedar City (Utah) Tax sale record book

Dates: 1896-1902.

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These records are housed in the Utah State Archives' permanent storage room.

Historical Note

An agency history is available.

Scope and Content

The tax sale record book documents the sale of real property for delinquent taxes. Entries include the property owner's name, a property description, the amount of taxes owed, the cost of sale, the amount of bid, date of sale, date of redemption, the name of person redeeming the property and a description of what portion of lot or tract sold for taxes.

Arrangement

Chronological.

Research Note

A larger set of similar records should have been recorded by the Iron County treasurer, but apparently these are not extant.

Related Records

Deeds from Iron County (Utah). County Recorder, Series 6205, should contain auditor's tax deeds and other deeds documenting these sales.

Tax sale records from Iron County (Utah). County Treasurer, Series 83753, contain similar records for a much later time period.

Access Restrictions

This series is classified as Public.

Preferred Citation

Cite the Utah State Archives and Records Service, the creating agency name, the series title, and the series number.

Processing Note

The tax sale record book was microfilmed at Southern Utah University under the direction of Utah State Archives in April 2001 and processed by Rosemary Cundiff in July 2001.

Indexing Terms

  • Tax-sales—Cedar City (Utah).
  • Real property tax—Cedar City (Utah).
  • Cedar City (Utah)—Tax collection.

Container List

REEL DESCRIPTION
1 1896-1902