Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 28218

Cedar City (Utah) Cemetery interment register

Dates: 1860-1979.

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

Historical Note

An agency history is available.

Scope and Content

This series contains a register of burials in the cemetery that served for many years as the primary record documenting the identity and location of burials. The register was probably begun around 1886, but includes information about a few burials dating back as early as 1860. Columns in the register books provide space for such information as the name of the deceased, name(s) of relatives, date of birth, place of birth, date of death, cause of death, medical attendant or mortuary, and location of grave.

Arrangement

Chronological by burial date.

Related Records

Cemetery burial records from Cedar City (Utah), Series 28228, contain additional information about burials in the cemetery.

City and cemetery map from Cedar City (Utah), Series 28279, shows the early layout of the cemetery with plat, block, and lot numbers, as well as owner names.

Custody History

The cemetery transferred the original record to the State Archives in May 2013, after the record had been microfilmed.

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 archivally processed by Alan Barnett in May 2013.

Container List

REEL BOX DESCRIPTION
1 1 Record of the Dead