Land Title Certificates & Land Claim Record Books
1851-1895 Land Title Certificates
Land Title Certificates for last names starting with "R" are now searchable and viewable online. Additional records are being digitized and uploaded weekly.
For records that have not yet been uploaded, please check the name index available below, alphabetical by last name. Once a name has been located, call the Archives at 385-468-0820 to view/copy the record.
- Land Title Certificates Index, by Name
This index begins with an overview of Land Title Certificates and also a history of land ownership in Utah.
- Land Title Certificates Index, by Property Description (Plat, Block, Lot)
Land Claim Record Books
These volumes record the procedure by which occupants of land in Salt Lake City could obtain title to their land which was classified as part of the public domain. The procedure was established under the Federal Townsite Act of 1867 and amended for Salt Lake City's larger land base in 1870.