Pah-Ute County, Arizona Genealogy

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Pah-Ute County was a former county in the northwest corner of Arizona Territory from 1865 until 1871.[1]

  • On 22 December 1865, Pah-Ute County was created by Arizona out of the northwest part Mohave County.
  • A large portion of Pah-Ute County was given to southern Nevada by the US government on 18 January 1867.
  • Representatives from Pah-Ute county attended the Arizona legislature up thru 1868.
  • Arizona opposed loosing this land, but exhausted all legal remedies.
  • Arizona finally accepted the loss and restored the remainder of Pah-Ute County to Mohave County on 18 February 1871.

Records of Pah-Ute County, Arizona Territory may be found in the following counties due to transfer, creation, or re-recording:

References

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Pah-Ute County, Arizona" in Wikipedia:the Free Encyclopedia at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pah-Ute_County,_Arizona (accessed 9 August 2010).