Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 22798

Cornish (Utah) Cemetery lot book and financial records

Dates: 1879-

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

Scope and Content

This series contains burials from 1879 to 1960 and are listed by block and lot number. Information may include where the individual was born, parents, birth and death dates. Multiple people were sometimes buried in the same grave. The series also contains minutes and proceedings of the cemetery board covering various years between 1962 and 1988. Page seven contains a map of where all of the blocks and lots are located. The book also contains minutes of the board of trustees for the Cornish Cemetery from 21 March 1962 to 23 November 1988, but does not contain any vital information. Financial records of the cemetery begin on page 64.

Arrangement

Numerical by lot and block number, minutes are chronological.

Related Records

Cornish/Lewiston cemetery records from Cornish (Utah), Series 22796, contain histories of the cemeteries and sexton's records spanning 1849-1957.

Additional Forms

This series is available on microfilm.

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

This series was processed by JaNean Frandsen July 2008 and finding aid was written by Luana Darby in June 2011.

Indexing Terms

Container List

REEL DESCRIPTION
1 Burial register; 1879-1960
1 Cemetery Board meeting minutes; 1962-1988
1 Cemetery map
1 Cemetery Board of Trustees minutes; 1962-1988