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Welcome to Rockport ...
So far, we have found very little information about Rockport. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Rockport to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Rockport, please Contact Us.
We aren't confident of the location of Rockport, so consider the above location as an estimate.<3>
Rockport was established in 1860. The community came to an end when it was inundated by the Rockport Reservoir. More information can be found in the Details section on the Genealogy Helper Page for Rockport..
The community of Rockport was previously named Rock Fort. Before Rock Fort, it was named Enoch City. Going back to its beginning, Rockport was originally named Crandall. For more information about the names of Rockport, see The Names of Rockport on our Genealogy Page.
Time Zone: The area where Rockport was located is in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
If Rockport still existed, it would have been in the (435) area code.
Adding Rockport to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
That's the case with Rockport: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Rockport on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Rockport ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 28 communities that are also named Rockport - they are located in Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Indiana (2), Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi (2), New Brunswick, New Jersey (2), Ohio (3), Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Washington and West Virginia (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Rockport.
Communities near Rockport ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Rockport.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Rockport. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Rockport.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Rockport. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Rockport.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Rockport. See our Newspapers Page for Rockport.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Summit County: www.co.summit.ut.us/
The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/
Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.
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This page was last modified: 23 Jan 2021