Emery, Utah

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History[edit | edit source]

Emery, Utah is located "on U-10 fifteen miles southwest of Ferron. The town was first called Muddy Creek after the nearby creek. It was later named Emery in honor of George W. Emery of Tennessee, who was appointed governor of Utah Territory in 1875." [1]

Wikipedia (http://www.wikipedia.com: accessed 3 March 2010), "Emery, Utah."

Resources[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Emery Town Cemetery
75 South Center Street
Emery, Utah 84522

Societies and Libraries[edit | edit source]

Emery Branch Library
100 North Center Street
Emery, Utah 84522
Phone: 435-286-2474
Fax: 435-286-2434
Hours: 9:30am-5:30pm

Websites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. John W. Van Cott, Utah Place Names: A Comprehensive Guide To the Origins of Geographic Names (Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, 1990), 127-128.