Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 23953

Iron County (Utah). County Recorder Mining deeds index

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Dates: 1899-1952.

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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 Iron County recorder created a separate index to mining deeds. Reference in this index includes the names of grantee (buyer) and grantor (seller), the name of the mining claim involved, the district in which it is located, the dates the deed was created and recorded, and the book and page number where recorded. This index provides access both by name of grantee and grantor.


Alphabetical by both grantee and grantor.

The index alternates pages identifying grantors and grantees. Thereunder, entries are alphabetically grouped and entered chronologically.

Related Records

Mining deeds from Iron County (Utah). County Recorder, Series 23951, contain most of the documents referenced in this index.

Miscellaneous records from Iron County (Utah). County Recorder, Series 23981, contain a few of the documents referenced in this index.

Land patents from Iron County (Utah). County Recorder, Series 83751, contain a few of the documents referenced in this index.

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

Iron County mining deeds index was microfilmed by Utah State Archives in November 1974 and processed by Rosemary Cundiff in November 2001.

Indexing Terms

  • Mining corporations—Utah—Iron County.
  • Mining claims—Utah—Iron County.
  • Mines and mineral resources—Utah—Iron County.
  • Mining districts—Utah.
  • Abstracts of title—Utah—Iron County.

Container List

1 1899-1952