Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 23691

Washington County (Utah). County Recorder Official and subdivision maps

Dates: 1862-1973

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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 official and subdivision maps filed by the Washington County recorder are contained in two map books and a set of individually filed maps. The map books include survey maps for town sites, farms, fields, individual land entries and subdivisions. With a few exceptions, the filed maps are subdivision maps. All maps contain the authorizing signatures of the county surveyor and county commissioners, and for early maps, the county probate judge.

Arrangement

None apparent. Map books predate individually filed maps.

Related Records

Plat maps from Washington County (Utah). County Recorder, Series 83898, contain complete detailed maps of all of Washington County arranged by location, as well as additional or duplicate subdivision and town site survey maps.

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

Official and subdivision maps were microfilmed by Utah State Archives in December 1973 and processed by Rosemary Cundiff in June 2001.

Finding Aids

Indexes: This series includes a maps index which references Map Book 1, Map Book 2, and a few filed maps. Diagrams are included at the beginning of filed maps which indicate the order in which they appear on the reel.

Indexing Terms

  • Real property--Maps--Washington County (Utah).
  • Washington County (Utah)--Surveying.

Container List

REEL DATE DESCRIPTION
1 Official map index
1 1862-1920 Map book 1
1 1877-1930 Map book 2
2 1932-1973 Filed maps