Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 27574

Sanpete County (Utah). County Clerk Birth certificates

Dates: 1905-1955.

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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

These are duplicate copies of birth certificates for births occurring in Sanpete County, Utah. The majority of the volumes are from Ephraim with the remaining from Wales. Each certificate contains the name of the county; the name of the precinct or town; the child's full name; sex; multiple birth information; legitimacy; date of birth; parents' names, residence, color (race), age, occupation, and birthplaces; total number of children born to the mother; and number of children still living. Also included is the name and signature of the attending physician.

Arrangement

Alphabetical by district, thereunder chronological by date.

Related Records

Birth certificates from the Department of Health. Office of Vital Records and Statistics, Series 81443, include all live births occurring in the State of Utah.

Access Restrictions

This series is primarily classified as Private. The secondary classification is Exempt: Becomes public after 100 years (House Bill 84, 1998; UCA 26-2-22).

Preferred Citation

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

Processing Note

This series was processed by Gina Strack in November 2010.

Indexing Terms

  • Vital statistics—Sanpete County (Utah)
  • Birth certificates—Sanpete County (Utah)

Container List

BOX DESCRIPTION
1 Ephraim; 1905 Sep 18-1928 Jul 26
2 Ephraim; 1928 Jul 29-1955 Aug 17
3 Wales; 1905 Jun 29-1915 Jul 4