Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 84794

Helper (Utah). Cemetery Superintendent Cemetery plot records

Dates: 1915-1970.

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

Scope and Content

This series documents the location of burials in the Helper City Cemetery. The first set of documents are cards which consist of maps of each block, with a card listing the burials in each block immediately following each map. The second set of cards includes the name of the deceased, the location of the grave, and occasionally the date of burial arranged in alphabetical order by the last name of the deceased. The final item is a full map of the cemetery detailing section and block locations.

Arrangement

Numerical by section and block number.

Research Note

Many of the burials do not have dates listed with them and may have taken place prior to 1915. 1915 is the first date clearly listed. the individual cards for each burial are arranged in alphabetical order and follow the block maps.

Related Records

Cemetery financial records from Helper (Utah). Cemetery Superintendent, Series 22141, includes information about the sale of lots and perpetual care agreements, and plot ownership information.

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

These records were filmed by the State Archives in September 1970. Processing was completed by Arlene Schmuland in September 1999.

Finding Aids

Other: The individual cards for each burial are arranged in alphabetical order and follow the block maps.

Indexing Terms

  • Cemeteries—Utah—Helper.
  • Burial—Utah—Helper.

Container List

REEL DESCRIPTION
1 1915 - 1970