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{{breadcrumb| link1=[[Utah Church Records|Utah]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] link2=[[Iron County, Utah#Churches_and_Religious_Groups|all of Iron County Church Records]] or | link3=| link4=| link5='''Parowan Stake Wards and Branches'''}} {{breadcrumb| link1=[[Image:Gotoarrow.pngUtah Genealogy|go toUtah]] | link2=[[Washington County, Utah#Churches_and_Religious_GroupChurches_and_Religious_Groups|Part of Washington County Church Records]] | link3=| link4=| link5='''Parowan Stake, Utah LDS Church Wards and Branches''' }} 
This page includes the boundaries of wards and branches around 1930's, a timeline history, and how to obtain the records.
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=== Parowan Stake ===
'''Stake boundaries''' as of about 1930 <br> See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 641-643.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBegUTChurchJensonsBeg}} p. 641-643.</ref><br>
*Area of the County: Iron Co., Utah
Parowan Stake consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in Iron County, and a small part of Washington County, Utah. Most of the saints constituting the Parowan Stake reside in the east part of the country adjacent to the Wasatch Mountains.
<br> '''History Timeline up to about 1930'''
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*1851 - The first settlers arrived on the present site of Parowan Jan. 13, 1851.
*1930 - Headquarters were moved from Parowan to Cedar City, where it is presently now (1930) located.
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==== Obtain the Records ====
*List of {{FHL|Saints. Parowan Stake|corporate|disp=Parowan Stake}} church and other records at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Librariesof The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
=== Wards and Branches ===
==== Cedar City Wards ====
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p 641-643.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBegUTChurchJensonsBeg}} p. 641-643.</ref><br>
'''Boundaries: ''' <br>
*List of {{FHL|Saints. Cedar City|corporate|disp=Cedar City Ward}} church and other records at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Librariesof The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
==== Enoch Ward ====
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 643.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBegUTChurchJensonsBeg}} p. 643.</ref><br>
'''Boundaries:''' <br> Enoch Ward, Parowan Stake, Iron Co., Utah was the village of Enoch. It was seven miles northeast of Cedar City and 12 miles southwest of Parowan.
*List of {{FHL|Saints. Enoch|corporate|disp=Enoch Ward}} church and other records at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Librariesof The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
==== Harmony Ward ====
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 316-317 .<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBegUTChurchJensonsBeg}} p. 316-317 .</ref><br>
'''Boundaries:'''<br><br> Harmony Ward, Parowan Stake, Washington Co., Utah consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the town of Harmony, which is pleasantly situated on the north side of Ash Creek, on a fine level tract of country which slopes gently towards the south and Ash Creek, while the northeast extremity of the Pine Valley Mountains rise majestically southwest of the settlement about a mile distant. The town lies in a large cove, there being mountains on the south and north, and only six miles west of the main Wasatch Range. The farming land around Harmony is plentiful, but water for irrigation purposes scarce. The place is healthy and produces good grain and all kinds of fruits of the hardier sorts. Harmony is ten miles southwest of Kanarra, 21 miles by nearest road southwest of Cedar City, and 42 miles northeast of St. George.
*List of {{FHL|Saints. New Harmony|corporate|disp=(New) Harmony Ward}} church and other records at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Librariesof The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
==== Kanarra Ward ====
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 642.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBegUTChurchJensonsBeg}} p.642.</ref><br>
'''Boundaries:''' <br>
*List of {{FHL|Saints. Kanarra|corporate|disp=Kanarra Ward}} church and other records at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Librariesof The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
==== Newcastle New Castle Ward ====
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p.641 .<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBegUTChurchJensonsBeg}} p. 641 .</ref><br>
'''Boundaries:'''
'''Obtain the Records'''
*List of {{FHL|Saints. NewcastleNew Castle|corporate|disp=Newcastle New Castle Ward}} church and other records at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]]. *For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Librariesof The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
==== Paragonah Ward ====
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p.642.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBegUTChurchJensonsBeg}} p. 642.</ref><br>
'''Boundaries:'''
*List of {{FHL|Saints. Paragonah|corporate|disp=Paragonah Ward}} church and other records at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Librariesof The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
==== Parowan Wards ====
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 641-643 .<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBegUTChurchJensonsBeg}} p. 641-643 .</ref><br>
'''Boundaries:'''<br>
*List of {{FHL|Saints. Parowan|corporate|disp=Parowan Ward}} church and other records at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Librariesof The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
==== Pinto Ward ====
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 656-657.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBegUTChurchJensonsBeg}} p. 656-657.</ref><br>
'''Boundaries:''' <br><br> Pinto Ward, Parowan Stake, Washington Co., Utah consisted of the Latter-day Saints residing in the village of Pinto and the smaller village of Hamblin in the Mountain Meadows. The village of Pluto is situated in a narrow valley on Pinto Creek extending from southeast to northwest and is about 1 1/2 miles wide. Pinto is six miles west of Hamblin, 13 1/2 miles northeast of Pine Valley, 15 miles west of Harmony, 42 miles northeast of St. George by nearest road, 28 miles southwest of Cedar City, and 302 miles southwest of Salt Lake City. Pinto Creek rises in the Pine Valley Mountains about six miles southwest of the Rim of the Basin.
*List of {{FHL|Saints. Pinto|corporate|disp=Pinto Ward}} church and other records at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Librariesof The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
==== Summit Ward ====
See [http://contentdm.lib.byu.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/BYUIBooks/id/2694 ''Encyclopedic History...''], p. 642.<ref>{{UTChurchLDSJensonsBegUTChurchJensonsBeg}} p. 642.</ref><br>
'''Boundaries:''' Summit Ward, Parowan Stake, Iron Co., Utah consists of the Latter-day Saints residing in the village of Summit, which is pleasantly located on elevated ground on Summit Creek, seven miles southwest of Parowan and 12 miles northeast of Cedar City. It is also 2 1/2 miles east of the so-called Parley’s Pass (through a low range of mountains) and five miles south of the extreme south end of Little Salt Lake. A bench, which is crossed about four miles south of the village, is considered the dividing point between Little Salt Lake Valley and Coal Creek Valley.
*List of {{FHL|Saints. Summit|corporate|disp=Summit Ward}} church and other records at the [[Family History Library|FamilySearch Library]].
*For additional resources, see [[LDS Archives and Librariesof The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints#Church_History_Library|Church History Library]].
=== References ===
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[[Category:Tracing_LDS_AncestorsRecords of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints]] [[Category:Iron_County,_Utah]] [[Category:Washington_County,_Utah]] [[Category:LDS_Church_Records]]
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