Mesa, Arizona

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General Information

Mesa, Arizona Home Page The official website.
Mesa Historical Museum

Wikipedia has more about this subject: Mesa Arizona

Archives and Libraries

City of Mesa Public Library
Mesa, Arizona Regional Family History Center See also Mesa Family History Center
Mesa Community College Elsner Library

For a list of all of the public libraries in Arizona, see


C ity of Mesa Cemetery in Mesa AZ, from the Official Website of the City of Mesa Cemetery
1212 N. Center Street
Mesa, Arizona 85201

City of Mesa Cemetery in Mesa AZ, from the Mesa Regional Family History Center (complete thru Feb 2008)

City of Mesa Cemetery in Mesa AZ at Find A Grave.

Mesa Family History Center (Mesa, Arizona) Mesa cemetery records, combined surname index volumes one, two and three FHL 979.173/M1 V32

Cemetery and sexton records of Mesa, Arizona, Salt Lake City, Utah : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1957 FHL 2424

Mesa, Arizona, city cemetery markers, as of November 1992, gathered and compiled by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Mesa, Arizona Central Stake Young Women, Mesa, Arizona : s.n., 1995 FHL 979.173/M1 V3

Church Directories

Tri-stake directory Maricopa, Mesa, Phoenix - Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints stake and ward officers, general membership, Phoenix, Arizona? : s.n., 195? FHL 979.173 K24

Church Records

You will find additional records by doing a place search in The Family History Library Catalog for "Arizona, Maricopa, Mesa."

Arizona (Mesa) temple baptisms for the dead (1927-1974) and heir indexes (1927-1959)

Sealings for the dead, couples and children (includes some living spouses and children), 1942-1970; heir index, 1944-1972

Annual genealogical report, Form E, 1907-1911; record of members, 1906-1938


R. L. Polk and Company, Mesa - Tempe (Maricopa County, Arizona) city directory including Chandler and Gilbert, contains buyers' guide and a complete classified business directory, Dallas, Texas : R.L. Polk & Co., 1965- FHL 979.173 E4pa

Funeral Homes - Indexes


History - Indexes


Bibliography on the History of Mesa

References to call numbers are those in the Mesa Public Library:

  • 75th Anniversary Diamond Jubilee History of Lehi, 1877-1952. Merrill, W. Earl. Lehi Ward, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Celebrating Arrival of Lehi Pioneers, March 6-7-8-9th, 1952. Mesa, Ariz: Mesa Tribune Printers], 1952. WorldCat 13938652
  • Christmas Stories from Mesa's Past. Mesa, Ariz.: Mesa Historical Museum, 1995. [394.2663 C464M]
  • City of Mesa Original Townsite Historic Building Survey, 3 volumes. Tempe, AZ: Woodward Architectural Group, 1993. [720.979173 C498c]
  • City of Mesa Temple, Evergreen and Escobedo Neighborhood Historic Building Survey, 4 volumes. Tucson, AZ: Architecture Co., 1997. [720.979173 C498m]
  • Mesa's Historic Real Estate Directory. Cox, Maxwell B. Mesa, Ariz.: Mesa Southwest Museum, 1981. [917.9173 M56MC]
  • Who is Mesa. Mesa, AZ. Charles H. Crismon, 1988. [920.0979173 C868
  • Diamond Jubilee Pageant. Mesa, AZ: Diamond Jubilee Steering Committee, 1953. [979.173 D541d]
  • Desert Village Mesa AZ, Donaldson, Marion. Sun Valley shopper, 1952. [979.173 D714]
  • Front Page. Mesa, AZ: Mesa Tribune, 1978. [979.173 F928]
  • An Economic, Political and Social Survey of Phoenix and the Valley of the Sun. Tempe, AZ. Horton, Arthur Gotzian. Southside Progress, 1941. [979.173 H789
  • Mesa Historical Survey. Mesa, AZ. Laird, Linda. Mesa Parks and Recreation Dept, 1984. [979.173 L144]
  • Mesa: Beneath the Shadows of the Superstitions. Mead, Tray C. Northridge, CA: Windsor Publications, 1988. [979.173 M4 61]
  • A History of Mesa. Tucson, AZ. Melvin, Holland. Melvin, 1933. [979.173 M498H]
  • One Hundred Echoes from Mesa's Past. Merrill, W. Earl. Mesa, AZ: Merrill, 1975. [979. 173 M552p]
  • One Hundred Footprints on Forgotten Trails. Merrill, W. Earl. Mesa, AZ: Merrill, 1978. [979.173 M552t]
  • One Hundred Steps Down Mesa's Past. Merrill, W. Earl. Mesa, AZ: Merrill, 1970. [979.173M552o]
  • One Hundred Yesterdays. Merrill, W. Earl. Mesa, AZ: Lofgreen, 1972. [979.173 M552]
  • Mesa (Ariz.) Fire Dept. Yesterday and Today, 2 volumes. Mesa, AZ: Mesa Fire Dept, 1981-1989. [629.92]
  • Mesa at War, 1941-1945. Mesa, AZ: Mesa Historical Society, 1997. [979.173 M56w 1997]
  • Mesa Centennial, 1878-1978. Mesa, Az: Hogue Printing, 1978. [979.173 M56]
  • Mesa, Desert to Oasis. Otis, Reta Reed. Mesa, Ariz: Mesa Historical Society, 1996. [979.173 OT4M]
  • Our Town. Mesa, AZ: Mesa Unified School District. 1947-. [979.173 OU7] 2-6th ed.
  • West Second Street Historical District. Mesa, AZ: s.n. 1994- [917.9173 W52w 1997]