Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 27354

Murray (Utah) City cemetery interment record

Dates: 1874-

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

Scope and Content

The Murray City Cemetery interment registers list persons buried in the Murray City Cemetery. Register columns include such information as the burial number, name of the deceased, age, cause of death, birth and death dates, sex, physician, date of burial, location of lot (plat, block, number), grave number, owner of lot, undertaker, and remarks. Not all columns are completed for all individuals.

Arrangement

Numerical by burial number.

Research Note

There is an overlap of 4,274 entries as burials 8,074 through 12,348 are recorded in both volumes. Volume 1 covers 119 years (from May 12, 1874, through February 12,1994) and burial numbers 1 through 12,348. Entries on pages 199-305 are duplicated in the later volume. Entries for Volume 2 begin with burial no. 8,074 (May 2, 1967), and are ongoing. [Note: when this volume was microfilmed in January 2010, the last entry was burial no. 15,976 (December 22, 2009) on page 203.] Entries on the first 110 pages repeat burials recorded in the earlier volume.

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 in February 2010 by W. Glen Fairclough, Jr.

Finding Aids

Indexes: Volumes are self-indexed (first letter of surname), covering from May 12, 1874 thru December 22, 2009.

Indexing Terms

Container List

REEL DESCRIPTION
1 1874 May 12-1994 Feb 12; Burials 1 through 12,348
2 1967 May 2-2009 Dec 22; Burials 8,074 through 15,976