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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Arizona]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Apache County''''' [[Image:Az-apache.png|thumb|right|300px]] <br>
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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Arizona]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Apache County''''' [[Image:Az-apache.png|thumb|right|300px]] <br>  
  
 
{{wikipedia|Apache County, Arizona|Apache County, Arizona}}  
 
{{wikipedia|Apache County, Arizona|Apache County, Arizona}}  
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== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
==== Parent County  ====
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== Parent County  ==
  
'''14 February 1879:''' Apache County was created from [[Yavapai County, Arizona|Yavapai]] County. '''County seat:''' St. Johns <ref>{{WorldCat|50140092}} {{FHL|1049485|item}}''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.'' (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002)</ref>
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'''14 February 1879:''' Apache County was created from [[Yavapai County, Arizona|Yavapai]] County. '''County seat:''' St. Johns <ref>{{WorldCat|50140092}} {{FHL|1049485|item}}''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.'' (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002)</ref>  
  
==== Boundary Changes ====
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== Boundary Changes ==
  
When it was created in 1879, Apache County contained all of what is now Navajo County until the county was split in March, 1895 leaving a total area of 11,218 square miles (29,054.5 km<sup>2</sup>).
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When it was created in 1879, Apache County contained all of what is now Navajo County until the county was split in March, 1895 leaving a total area of 11,218 square miles (29,054.5 km<sup>2</sup>).  
  
==== Record Loss ====
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== Record Loss ==
  
== Places/Localities ==
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== Places/Localities ==
  
==== Populated Places ====
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== Populated Places ==
  
 
You may wish to search for places in the [https://familysearch.org/#form=catalog Family History Library Catalog].  
 
You may wish to search for places in the [https://familysearch.org/#form=catalog Family History Library Catalog].  
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[http://www.placenames.com/us/04001/ppl/ www.placenames.com/us/04001/ppl/]<br>  
 
[http://www.placenames.com/us/04001/ppl/ www.placenames.com/us/04001/ppl/]<br>  
  
*&nbsp;[http://www.ghosttowns.com/states/az/adamana.html Adamana] Formerly known as the Gateway to the Petrified Forest  
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*[http://www.ghosttowns.com/states/az/adamana.html Adamana] Formerly known as the Gateway to the Petrified Forest  
*&nbsp;[http://www.epodunk.com/cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=11119 Allentown]  
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*[http://www.epodunk.com/cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=11119 Allentown]  
*&nbsp;[http://www.wmonline.com/cities/alpine.htm Alpine] Formerly known as Bush Valley  
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*[http://www.wmonline.com/cities/alpine.htm Alpine] Formerly known as Bush Valley  
*&nbsp;[http://tachee.nndes.org/ Blue Gap]&nbsp;  
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*[http://tachee.nndes.org/ Blue Gap]&nbsp;  
*&nbsp;[http://www.wmonline.com/attract/streams.htm Boneyard]&nbsp;  
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*[http://www.wmonline.com/attract/streams.htm Boneyard]&nbsp;  
*&nbsp;[http://www.eachtown.com/place.php/id/43088 Bonita Trading Post]  
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*[http://www.eachtown.com/place.php/id/43088 Bonita Trading Post]  
 
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Burnside,_Arizona &nbsp;Burnside]  
 
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Burnside,_Arizona &nbsp;Burnside]  
*&nbsp;[http://arizona.hometownlocator.com/az/apache/chambers.cfm Chambers]  
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*[http://arizona.hometownlocator.com/az/apache/chambers.cfm Chambers]  
*&nbsp;[http://www.roadsidethoughts.com/az/chetco-nearby.htm Chetco]  
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*[http://www.roadsidethoughts.com/az/chetco-nearby.htm Chetco]  
*&nbsp;[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chinle,_Arizona Chinle]  
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chinle,_Arizona Chinle]  
*&nbsp;[http://www.conchoaz.com/ Concho] (see also Concho Valley)  
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*[http://www.conchoaz.com/ Concho] (see also Concho Valley)  
*&nbsp;[http://maps.google.com/maps?hl=en&tab=wl Cornfields]  
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*[http://maps.google.com/maps?hl=en&tab=wl Cornfields]  
*&nbsp;[http://maps.google.com/maps?source=ig&hl=en&rlz=1G1GGLQ_ENUS256&=&q=correjo%20crossing%2C%20az&um=1&ie=UTF-8&sa=N&tab=wl Correjo Crossing]  
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*[http://maps.google.com/maps?source=ig&hl=en&rlz=1G1GGLQ_ENUS256&=&q=correjo%20crossing%2C%20az&um=1&ie=UTF-8&sa=N&tab=wl Correjo Crossing]  
*&nbsp;[http://arizona.hometownlocator.com/az/apache/cottonwood.cfm Cottonwood]  
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*[http://arizona.hometownlocator.com/az/apache/cottonwood.cfm Cottonwood]  
*&nbsp;[http://arizona.hometownlocator.com/az/apache/cove.cfm Cove]  
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*[http://arizona.hometownlocator.com/az/apache/cove.cfm Cove]  
*&nbsp;[http://arizona.hometownlocator.com/az/apache/coyote-springs.cfm Coyote Springs]  
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*[http://arizona.hometownlocator.com/az/apache/coyote-springs.cfm Coyote Springs]  
*&nbsp;[http://arizona.hometownlocator.com/az/apache/crosby-crossing.cfm Crosby Crossing]  
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*[http://arizona.hometownlocator.com/az/apache/crosby-crossing.cfm Crosby Crossing]  
*&nbsp;[http://arizona.hometownlocator.com/az/apache/del-muerto.cfm Del Muerto]  
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*[http://arizona.hometownlocator.com/az/apache/del-muerto.cfm Del Muerto]  
*&nbsp;[http://www.city-data.com/city/Dennehotso-Arizona.html Dennehotso]  
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*[http://www.city-data.com/city/Dennehotso-Arizona.html Dennehotso]  
*&nbsp;[http://arizona.hometownlocator.com/az/apache/diamond-fields.cfm Diamond Fields]  
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*[http://arizona.hometownlocator.com/az/apache/diamond-fields.cfm Diamond Fields]  
*&nbsp;[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eagar,_Arizona Eagar]  
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eagar,_Arizona Eagar]  
*&nbsp;[http://arizona.hometownlocator.com/az/apache/el-tule.cfm El Tule]  
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*[http://arizona.hometownlocator.com/az/apache/el-tule.cfm El Tule]  
*&nbsp;[http://arizona.hometownlocator.com/az/apache/emmanuel-mission.cfm Emmanuel Mission]  
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*[http://arizona.hometownlocator.com/az/apache/emmanuel-mission.cfm Emmanuel Mission]  
*&nbsp;[http://arizona.hometownlocator.com/az/apache/feaster.cfm Feaster]  
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*[http://arizona.hometownlocator.com/az/apache/feaster.cfm Feaster]  
*&nbsp;[http://arizona.hometownlocator.com/az/apache/flat-rock.cfm Flat Rock]  
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*[http://arizona.hometownlocator.com/az/apache/flat-rock.cfm Flat Rock]  
*&nbsp;{{FHL|Arizona%2C+Apache%2C+Fort+Defiance|subject|disp=Fort Defiance}}  
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*{{FHL|Arizona%2C+Apache%2C+Fort+Defiance|subject|disp=Fort Defiance}}  
*&nbsp;{{FHL|Arizona%2C+Apache%2C+Ganado|subject|disp=Ganado}}  
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*;{{FHL|Arizona%2C+Apache%2C+Ganado|subject|disp=Ganado}}  
 
*[http://arizona.hometownlocator.com/az/apache/green-spot.cfm &nbsp;Green Spot]  
 
*[http://arizona.hometownlocator.com/az/apache/green-spot.cfm &nbsp;Green Spot]  
*&nbsp;{{FHL|Arizona%2C+Apache%2C+Greer|subject|disp=Greer}}  
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*{{FHL|Arizona%2C+Apache%2C+Greer|subject|disp=Greer}}  
 
*[http://www.placenames.com/us/p24439/ &nbsp;Greer Place]  
 
*[http://www.placenames.com/us/p24439/ &nbsp;Greer Place]  
*&nbsp;[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hawley_Lake_(Arizona), Hawley Lake]  
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hawley_Lake_(Arizona), Hawley Lake]  
*&nbsp;[http://www.placenames.com/us/p29837/ Heap Place]  
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*[http://www.placenames.com/us/p29837/ Heap Place]  
*&nbsp;[http://arizona.hometownlocator.com/az/apache/horse-mesa.cfm Horse Mesa]  
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*[http://arizona.hometownlocator.com/az/apache/horse-mesa.cfm Horse Mesa]  
*&nbsp;[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Houck,_Arizona Houck]  
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Houck,_Arizona Houck]  
*&nbsp;[http://arizona.hometownlocator.com/az/apache/hunt.cfm Hunt]  
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*[http://arizona.hometownlocator.com/az/apache/hunt.cfm Hunt]  
*&nbsp;[http://arizona.hometownlocator.com/az/apache/hunters-point.cfm Hunters Point]  
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*[http://arizona.hometownlocator.com/az/apache/hunters-point.cfm Hunters Point]  
*&nbsp;Junction Overlook  
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*Junction Overlook  
*&nbsp;Kinlichee  
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*Kinlichee  
*&nbsp;Kinney Junction  
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*Kinney Junction  
*&nbsp;[http://klagetoh.nndes.org/ Klagetoh]  
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*[http://klagetoh.nndes.org/ Klagetoh]  
*&nbsp;Los Burros  
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*Los Burros  
*&nbsp;Lower Wheatfields  
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*Lower Wheatfields  
*&nbsp;[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lukachukai,_Arizona Lukachukai]  
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lukachukai,_Arizona Lukachukai]  
*&nbsp;[http://arizona.hometownlocator.com/az/apache/lupton.cfm Lupton]  
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*[http://arizona.hometownlocator.com/az/apache/lupton.cfm Lupton]  
*&nbsp;{{FHL|Arizona%2C+Apache%2C+Many+Farms|subject|disp=Many Farms}}  
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*{{FHL|Arizona%2C+Apache%2C+Many+Farms|subject|disp=Many Farms}}  
*&nbsp;Maverick  
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*Maverick  
*&nbsp;{{FHL|Arizona%2C+Apache%2C+McNary|subject|disp=McNary}}  
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*{{FHL|Arizona%2C+Apache%2C+McNary|subject|disp=McNary}}  
*&nbsp;Mexican Water  
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*Mexican Water  
*&nbsp;Mexican Water Trading Post  
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*Mexican Water Trading Post  
*&nbsp;Milkwater  
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*Milkwater  
*&nbsp;Navajo  
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*Navajo  
*&nbsp;Nazlini  
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*Nazlini  
*&nbsp;Northwoods  
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*Northwoods  
*&nbsp;{{FHL|Arizona%2C+Apache%2C+Nutrioso|subject|disp=Nutrioso}}  
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*{{FHL|Arizona%2C+Apache%2C+Nutrioso|subject|disp=Nutrioso}}  
*&nbsp;Oak Springs  
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*Oak Springs  
*&nbsp;Paulcell Place  
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*Paulcell Place  
*&nbsp;Pine Springs  
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*Pine Springs  
*&nbsp;Pinta  
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*Pinta  
*&nbsp;Potter Place  
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*Potter Place  
*&nbsp;Red Mesa  
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*Red Mesa  
*&nbsp;Red Rock  
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*Red Rock  
*&nbsp;Richville  
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*Richville  
*&nbsp;Rock Point  
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*Rock Point  
*&nbsp;Rosebud  
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*Rosebud  
*&nbsp;[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rough_Rock,_Arizona Rough Rock]  
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rough_Rock,_Arizona Rough Rock]  
*&nbsp;Round Rock  
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*Round Rock  
 
*Salado or Slough Just south of St. Johns - no longer a separate town  
 
*Salado or Slough Just south of St. Johns - no longer a separate town  
 
*&nbsp;{{FHL|Arizona%2C+Apache%2C+Saint+Johns|subject|disp=Saint Johns }}(see also St. Johns)  
 
*&nbsp;{{FHL|Arizona%2C+Apache%2C+Saint+Johns|subject|disp=Saint Johns }}(see also St. Johns)  
*&nbsp;Saint Michaels  
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*Saint Michaels  
*&nbsp;Salado  
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*Salado  
*&nbsp;Salina  
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*Salina  
*&nbsp;Sand Springs  
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*Sand Springs  
*&nbsp;Sanders  
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*Sanders  
*&nbsp;Sawmill  
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*Sawmill  
*&nbsp;Sehili  
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*Sehili  
*&nbsp;[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Springerville,_Arizona Springerville]  
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Springerville,_Arizona Springerville]  
*&nbsp;Steamboat  
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*Steamboat  
*&nbsp;Steamboat Canyon  
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*Steamboat Canyon  
*&nbsp;Sunrise Springs  
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*Sunrise Springs  
*&nbsp;Tahchee  
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*Tahchee  
*&nbsp;Tanner Springs  
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*Tanner Springs  
*&nbsp;Teec Nos Pos  
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*Teec Nos Pos  
*&nbsp;Tes Nez Iah  
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*Tes Nez Iah  
*&nbsp;Three Forks  
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*Three Forks  
*&nbsp;Totacon  
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*Totacon  
*&nbsp;Toyei  
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*Toyei  
*&nbsp;Troweek  
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*Troweek  
*&nbsp;Tsintaa Yiti Ii  
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*Tsintaa Yiti Ii  
*&nbsp;Twin Falls  
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*Twin Falls  
*&nbsp;Upper Wheatfields  
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*Upper Wheatfields  
 
*{{FHL|Arizona%2C+Apache%2C+Vernon|subject|disp=&nbsp;Vernon}}  
 
*{{FHL|Arizona%2C+Apache%2C+Vernon|subject|disp=&nbsp;Vernon}}  
*&nbsp;Wheatfields  
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*Wheatfields  
*&nbsp;White Clay  
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*White Clay  
*&nbsp;Wide Ruins  
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*Wide Ruins  
*&nbsp;{{FHL|Arizona%2C+Apache%2C+Window+Rock|subject|disp=Window Rock}}  
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*{{FHL|Arizona%2C+Apache%2C+Window+Rock|subject|disp=Window Rock}}  
*&nbsp;Wood Springs  
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*Wood Springs  
*&nbsp;Woodspring Trading Post  
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*Woodspring Trading Post  
*&nbsp; Yazzi<br>
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*Yazzi<br>
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====

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Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Apache County, Arizona

County Courthouse

  • Apache County Arizona Vital Records
    Clerk of The Court Apache County
    P.O. Box 365
    St. Johns, Arizona 85936
    Phone: (928) 337-4364

History

Parent County

14 February 1879: Apache County was created from Yavapai County. County seat: St. Johns [1]

Boundary Changes

When it was created in 1879, Apache County contained all of what is now Navajo County until the county was split in March, 1895 leaving a total area of 11,218 square miles (29,054.5 km2).

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

You may wish to search for places in the Family History Library Catalog.

A more complete list of place names with references can be found at PlaceNames.com

www.placenames.com/us/04001/ppl/

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

 Arizona Cemetery Transcription and Photo Project

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records: Alpine, Amity, Cooley, Eagar, Greer, Nutrioso, Omer, St. Johns, Union and Vernon.

Court

The general trial courts in Arizona are the county Superior Courts. The contact information for the Superior Court is as follows:

Apache County Superior Court
PO Box 667
70 West 3rd South
St. Johns, Az 85936-0667
Phone: (928) 337-7555
Fax: (928) 337-7586

There is also an Apache County Superior Court Website. The Superior Court handles all cases including general civil litigation, probate, conservatorships, guardianships, juvenile cases, divorces and criminal.

The Family History Library has an Index to District Court papers, Apache County, Arizona [1881-1916] Vault US/CAN Film Number FHL 2310860



Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

1,728 marriages from 22 May 1879 to 16 Nov 1930 are listed on the Western States Marriage Index.

Societies and Libraries

Apache County Historical Society
180 W. Cleveland
St. Johns, AZ 85936
Telephone 928-337-4737
 Hours 9-5 M-F

White Mountain Historical Society
504 East Mohave St.
Springerville, AZ 85938
Hours 11-2 Thurs.-Sat., June-Aug.

Family History Centers

Chinle Arizona
Highway 63
Chinle, Apache, Arizona, United States
Telephone: 520-871-4605

Eagar Arizona
467 N Butler
Eagar, Apache, Arizona, United States
Telephone: 928-333-4100

St Johns Arizona
50 North 1st West
St Johns, Apache, Arizona, United States
Telephone: 928-337-2543

These are not mailing addresses. Due to limited staff, Family History Centers are unable to respond to mail inquiries.

Web Sites

References

  1. WorldCat 50140092 FHL CollectionHandybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002)
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