Pah-Ute County, Arizona Genealogy
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- 22 December 1865 - Pah-Ute County was created by Arizona out of the north part Mohave County.
- 18 January 1867 - A large portion of Pah-Ute County and a smaller portion of Mohave County was given to Nevada by the US government.
- up thru 1868 - Representatives from Pah-Ute county attended the Arizona legislature.
- Arizona opposed loosing this land, twice petitioned Congress to repeal the law, exhausting all legal remedies.
- 18 February 1871 - Arizona finally accepted the loss and discontinued Pah-Ute County, restoring the remainder to Mohave County.
Records of Pah-Ute County, Arizona Territory may be found in the following counties due to transfer, creation, or re-recording:
- Mohave County Arizona.
- Clark County Nevada
- Lincoln County Nevada
- Nye County Nevada
- Washington countyUtah (also holding records of Rio Virgin County Utah)
- 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).
- Arizona Territorial Laws 1865, 2d assy. pp. 19-20
- U.S. Stat., vol. 14, ch. 73/p. 43; Sacks, 25; Van Zandt, p. 158, 165
- Arizona Territorial Laws 1871, 6th assy. p. 87