Series 2848
Sevier County (Utah). County Recorder Mining records indexes

Dates: 1896-1983

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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 alphabetical index for mining records was created by the Sevier County Recorder to facilitate access to the Mining Records. The series provides the instrument number, name of locators or grantors, name of claim or grantee, name of district or location, kind of instrument, when filed, record book, page number and remarks.


Chronological, thereunder alphabetical by name.

Research Note

A certain number of pages were allotted to each letter in the index and after the allotted space was filled, the index for that particular letter was continued on blank pages at the end of the book. As a result, researchers will need to check the index under both the alphabetical letter and at the end of the index to ensure finding all related records. Researchers should consult all the indexes to ensure finding all related materials for the mining operations they are researching.

Related Records

Mining records from Sevier County (Utah). County Recorder, Series 84249, contains the mining records that this series indexes.

Access Restrictions

This series is classified as Public: UCA 17-21-19 (1990).

Preferred Citation

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

Processing Note

Mining records were first scheduled as permanent records in 1971. The mining records were filmed by the Sevier County Recorder. The entire series was archivally processed by David Clark in December 1999.

Indexing Terms

  • Mines and mineral resources—Ownership—Sevier County (Utah).
  • Mining claims—Sevier County (Utah).

Container List

1 1896-1926; A-Z
1 1926-1936; A-Z
1 1937-1955; A-E
2 1937-1955; E-Z
3 1955-1973; A-Z
4 1974-1974; A-Z

Page Last Updated October 18, 2012.