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Last ModifiedRP March 21, 2003 02:25pm
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January 19, 1921 -


SUMMIT gained from RICH when Utah Supreme Court ruled the act of 8 May 1917 unconstitutional. ("Summit County v. Rich County," in Utah Rpts., 57:553-564)

January 07, 1918 - January 19, 1921


SUMMIT lost to creation of DAGGETT. (HRS Utah, Daggett, 11-12; Dunham and Dunham, 319)

May 08, 1917 - January 07, 1918


SUMMIT lost to RICH [act overturned by Utah Supreme Court; see 19 Jan 1921]. (Utah Laws 1917, 12th sess., ch. 113, pp. 336-337)

March 05, 1917 - May 08, 1917


SUMMIT gained from UINTAH. (Utah Laws 1917, 12th sess., chs. 34, 113/pp. 102-104, 336-337)

February 18, 1880 - March 05, 1917


SUMMIT lost to creation of UINTAH. (Utah Terr. Laws 1880, 24th sess., ch. 10/pp. 11-12)

February 16, 1872 - February 18, 1880


SUMMIT gained all of GREEN RIVER (Utah Territory); GREEN RIVER eliminated. SUMMIT lost small area to RICH near town of Wasatch. (Utah Terr. Laws 1872, 20th sess., ch. 19, sec. 1/p. 28 and ch. 25, p. 40)

July 25, 1868 - February 16, 1872


The United States created Wyoming Territory from Dakota, Idaho, and Utah Territories. SUMMIT lost to Wyoming Territory and was eliminated from present Wyoming. (U.S. Stat., vol. 15, ch. 235[1868], secs. 1, 17/pp. 178, 183; Van Zandt, 136, 144)

January 17, 1862 - July 25, 1868


SUMMIT gained from DAVIS and GREAT SALT LAKE (now SALT LAKE); exchanged with GREEN RIVER (Utah Territory, extinct); lost to creation of MORGAN and WASATCH, and lost to CACHE and WEBER. (Utah Terr. Laws 1861, 11th sess., sec. 14/pp. 49-50)

January 05, 1856 - January 17, 1862


SUMMIT lost to creation of CACHE. (Utah Terr. Laws 1855, 5th sess., sec. 5/p. 6)

January 13, 1854 - January 05, 1856


SUMMIT created by Utah Territory from GREEN RIVER (Utah Territory, extinct) and GREAT SALT LAKE (now SALT LAKE); SUMMIT included territory in present Utah and Wyoming. (Utah Terr. Laws 1853, 3d sess./pp. 14-15)

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