WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY (Washington County, Utah)
ST. GEORGE EAST STAKE
ST. GEORGE UTAH EAST STAKE
Church of Jesus Crist of Latter-day Saints
BOUNDARIESThe St. George East Stake was formed on February 5, 1961 when it was split off of the St. George Stake. This was the 322nd stake formed in the LDS church.
A church-wide policy that went into effect on February 1, 1974 to name stakes with a city name followed by a state name. As a result, the St. George East Stake was renamed the St. George Utah East Stake.
PRESIDENCIESFirst Stake Presidency (February 5, 1961 to ????)
Rudger C. Atkin, President (February 5, 1961 to ???)
Leon Jennings, First Counselor (February 5, 1961 to ???)
Walter Snow, Second Counselor (February 5, 1961 to ???)
REFERENCESMainTour entry for the St. George Utah East Stake
History of Santa Clara, Utah: a Blossom in the Desert
Compiled and edited by Joyce Wittwer Whittaker
Published by the Santa Clara Historical Society, 2003.