Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 81437

Vital Statistics Section Soundex birth certificate index

Dates: 1905-1934.

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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

These are phonetic (Soundex) indices to birth certificates used to locate the records. The indices were compiled by the Works Projects Administration in the 1930s. Arrangement is by Soundex code number. Within an individual code number, volumes are indexed by the father's first given name. The information includes the child's name, the mother's maiden name, the child's sex and birth date, the county of birth, the file number, the cross index name, and the father's name. Indices cover three 10-year time periods: 1904-1914, 1915-1924, and 1925-1934. Within each time period are four separate volumes (A-E, F-L, M-R, S-Z).

Arrangement

Alphabetical by surname or code number.

Related Records

Birth certificates from the Department of Health. Center for Health Data and Informatics. Office of Vital Records and Statistics, Series 81443, are the records indexed.

Additional Forms

This series is available online as part of the Utah State Archives Digital Archives.

Copies of these records are located at Utah Office of Vital Records and Statistics, 288 N 1460 W, Salt Lake City, UT.

Access Restrictions

This series is classified as Exempt: Utah Code 26-2-22 (2012).

Preferred Citation

Cite the Utah State Archives and Records Service, the creating agency name, the series title, and the series number.

Gaps in Series

Volume for 1915-1924 for A-E is missing.

Processing Note

This series was processed by Gina Strack in April 2014.

Container List

BOX FOLDER DESCRIPTION
1 1 1904-1914; A000-A665
1 2 1904-1914; B000-B530
1 3 1904-1914; B530-B664
1 4 1904-1914; C000-C514
1 5 1904-1914; C514-C663
1 6 1904-1914; D000-D663
1 7 1904-1914; E100-E663
1 8 1904-1914; F000-F666
1 9 1904-1914; G000-G663
1 10 1904-1914; H000-H452
1 11 1904-1914; H452-H663
1 12 1904-1914; I000-I652
1 12 1904-1914; J000-J525
1 13 1904-1914; J525-J663
1 14 1904-1914; K000-K662
1 15 1904-1914; L000-L660
1 16 1904-1914; M000-M422
1 17 1904-1914; M422-M660
1 18 1904-1914; N000-N655
1 19 1904-1914; O000-O656
1 19 1904-1914; P000-P362
1 20 1904-1914; P362-P662
1 21 1904-1914; Q140-Q652
1 21 1904-1914; R000-R635
1 22 1904-1914; S000-S415
1 23 1904-1914; S415-S660
1 24 1904-1914; T000-T665
1 25 1904-1914; U100-U653
1 25 1904-1914; V000-V655
1 25 1904-1914; W100-W420
1 26 1904-1914; W420-W656
1 26 1904-1914; Y000-Y634
1 26 1904-1914; Z140-Z643
2 1 1915-1924; F000-F666
2 2 1915-1924; G000-G663
2 3 1915-1924; H000-H400
2 4 1915-1924; H400-H525
2 5 1915-1924; H525-H663
2 6 1915-1924; I000-I652
2 6 1915-1924; J000-J525
2 7 1915-1924; J525-J663
2 8 1915-1924; K000-K660
2 9 1915-1924; L000-L500
2 10 1915-1924; L500-L656
2 11 1915-1924; M000-M423
2 12 1915-1924; M423-M663
2 13 1915-1924; N000-N656
2 14 1915-1924; O000-O655
2 15 1915-1924; P000-P412
2 16 1915-1924; P412-P662
2 17 1915-1924; Q140-Q652
2 17 1915-1924; R000-R252
2 18 1915-1924; R252-R635
2 19 1915-1924; S000-S345
2 20 1915-1924; S345-S530
2 21 1915-1924; S530-S652
2 22 1915-1924; T000-T665
2 23 1915-1924; U000-U652
2 23 1915-1924; V000-V663
2 23 1915-1924; W000-W352
2 24 1915-1924; W352-W452
2 25 1915-1924; W452-W656
2 25 1915-1924; X200-X522
2 25 1915-1924; Y000-Y653
2 25 1915-1924; Z100-Z650
2 26 1925-1934; A000-A656
2 27 1925-1934; B000-B420
2 28 1925-1934; B420-B626
2 29 1925-1934; B626-B664
2 30 1925-1934; C000-C514
2 31 1925-1934; C514-C663
2 32 1925-1934; D000-D660
2 33 1925-1934; E000-E660
2 34 1925-1934; F000-F666
2 35 1925-1934; G000-G663
2 36 1925-1934; H000-H452
2 37 1925-1934; H452-H663
2 38 1925-1934; I000-I652
2 38 1925-1934; J000-J525
2 39 1925-1934; J525-J663
2 40 1925-1934; K000-K660
2 41 1925-1934; L000-L656
2 42 1925-1934; M000-M436
2 43 1925-1934; M436-M663
2 44 1925-1934; N000-N656
3 1 1925-1934; O000-O662
3 2 1925-1934; P000-P412
3 3 1925-1934; P412-P660
3 4 1925-1934; Q140-Q652
3 4 1925-1934; R000-R251
3 5 1925-1934; R251-R630
3 6 1925-1934; S000-S340
3 7 1925-1934; S340-S530
3 8 1925-1934; S530-S663
3 9 1925-1934; T000-T665
3 10 1925-1934; U000-U663
3 10 1925-1934; V000-V663
3 10 1925-1934; W000-W400
3 11 1925-1934; W400-W656
3 11 1925-1934; X200-X532
3 11 1925-1934; Y000-Y652
3 11 1925-1934; Z100-Z650