Utah Department of Administrative Services

Division of Archives & Records Service

West Jordan (Utah). Sexton

84636--Cemetery records

AGENCY: West Jordan (Utah). Sexton

SERIES: 84636
TITLE: Cemetery records
DATES: 1885-1981
ARRANGEMENT: Alphabetical by first letter of surname

DESCRIPTION: These records contain information regarding the purchase of grave sites and location of individual burials of the cemetery. Information includes grave sites given by lot, plat, and block number; plot deeds or lot ownership records; perpetual care certificates; financial records of cemtery; and burial records or interment registers. A death record may also be included whic will list cause of death, physician, and undertaker of the deceased. May include maps indicating specific locations of plots.

RETENTION

DISPOSITION

Retain in agency custody.

FORMAT MANAGEMENT

Paper: Retain in Office permanently.

Microfilm master: For records beginning in 1885 through 1981. Retain in State Archives permanently with authority to weed.

Microfilm duplicate: For records beginning in 1885 through 1981. Retain in State Archives permanently with authority to weed.

APPRAISAL

Administrative Historical Legal

These records have historical, legal and administrative value as documentation of burial of individuals along with ownership and perpetual care of cemetery lots.

PRIMARY DESIGNATION

Public