Park City (Utah). City Recorder Birth register
Dates: i 1892-1897.
These records are housed in the Utah State Archives' permanent storage room.
Scope and Content
These records contain birth registers for the years 1892 to 1897. Each entry has an assigned number, name, date of birth; father' s name, age, occupation, and birthplace; mother' s name, age, and birthplace; name of the attending physician, and the date reported.
Prior to 1898, a few cities and towns recorded births independently of county requirements. Beginning in 1898, physicians and midwives were required to keep record of each birth at which they assisted professionally. They then reported quarterly to the county clerk or in the case of incorporated cities, to the local board of health and they would in turn report to the county clerk.
Chronological by month.
Birth certificates from the Department of Health. Office of Vital Records and Statistics, Series 81443, This contains birth certificates filed with the Bureau of Vital Records beginning in 1904.
Birth registers from Summit County (Utah). County Clerk, Series 83862, This series contains birth registers for Summit County for the years 1898 to 1905.
This series is classified as Public.
Cite the Utah State Archives and Records Service, the creating agency name, the series title, and the series number.
This series was archivally processed by M. Call in October 1998.
- Registers of births, etc.—Park City (Utah).
- Park City (Utah)—Statistics, Vital.
Page Last Updated October 18, 2012.