Washington County (Utah) Vital Records

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These are records that were created and maintained in the Washington County Clerk's office prior to the advent of birth and death certificates from the State of Utah. Records may include birth registers, birth reports, death registers, and death reports.

Birth Registers, 1898-1905 Series 3166

These birth registers have entries from 1898 into 1905 showing date of birth, sex, race, color, parents, and residence. The second volume also includes name of child; place of birth; whether a twin, triplet, or other; and name of attendant. Beginning in 1898, physicians and midwives were required to keep record of each birth at which they assisted professionally. In their absence, parents were required to make a report.

Finding Aids: A series inventory is available.

 

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Page Last Updated July 15, 2019.