|Centuries:||18th century - 19th century - 20th century|
|Decades:||1860s 1870s 1880s - 1890s - 1900s 1910s 1920s|
|Years:||1890 1891 1892 1893 1894 1895 1896 1897 1898 1899|
- President Wilford Woodruff announces in General Conference that he received a revelation that ended the Law of Adoption.
- August 27 - President Grover Cleveland issues proclamation granting pardons and restoring civil rights to those who had been disfranchised under the anti-polygamy laws.
- November 13 - Genealogical Society of Utah organized.