Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

Series 84758

Brigham City (Utah). City Recorder Cemetery plot deeds

Dates: 1886-1978.

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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 documents the purchase of burial plots in the Brigham City Cemetery. Each deed records the name of the purchaser, the plot location, and the purchase price. Records of deed transfers and burial permits are occasionally interfiled in the books.

Arrangement

Chronological by recording date.

Related Records

Interment records from Brigham City (Utah). City Sexton, Series 22072, lists the burials for the plots recorded in the deed books.

Custody History

By 1963 these records were being stored at the City Cemetery office. Many were destroyed by a fire that occurred in that office in October of 1963.

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.

Gaps in Series

Books D through I, 1905-1963, were destroyed by a fire at the City Cemetery office that occurred 15 October, 1963.

Processing Note

This series was filmed in 1978. Archival processing was completed by Arlene Schmuland in August 1999.

Indexing Terms

  • Cemeteries—Utah—Brigham City.
  • Burial—Utah—Brigham City.
  • Vital statistics—Utah—Brigham City.

Container List

REEL BOX VOLUME DESCRIPTION
1 1 A 1886 Mar - 1891 Mar
1 1 B 1891 Mar - 1897 Mar
1 1 C 1896 Apr - 1905 Feb
2 None J 1963 Oct - 1968 Jun
2 None K 1968 Jun - 1973 Jul
3 None L 1973 Jul - 1978 Apr