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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Nevada]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Pah-Ute_County,_Nevada|Pah-Ute County]]''  
 
''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Nevada]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Pah-Ute_County,_Nevada|Pah-Ute County]]''  
  
'''Pah-Ute County''' was a former county of [[Arizona]] Territory from 1865 until 1871. It was never a county of Nevada, however Pah-Ute county covered land which later became part of Nevada.
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'''Pah-Ute County''' was a former county of [[Arizona]] Territory from 1865 until 1871. It was never a county of Nevada, however Pah-Ute county covered land which later became part of Nevada.  
  
 
In 1866, the part of Arizona south of the 37° north latitude and west of 114° west longitude down to the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colorado_River Colorado River] was given to [[Nevada]]by the United States on 18 January 1867 <ref name="Pah">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).</ref> <ref>John Koontz, ''Political History of Nevada, 5th ed.'' (Carson City, Nev.: SPO, 1965), 88-92. {{WorldCat|21179|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}. {{FHL|215840|item|disp=FHL Book 979.3 N2k}}</ref> All previous counties were discontinued and Nevada added the land to the southern parts of [[Lincoln County, Nevada|Lincoln]] and [[Nye County, Nevada|Nye]] counties.  
 
In 1866, the part of Arizona south of the 37° north latitude and west of 114° west longitude down to the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Colorado_River Colorado River] was given to [[Nevada]]by the United States on 18 January 1867 <ref name="Pah">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).</ref> <ref>John Koontz, ''Political History of Nevada, 5th ed.'' (Carson City, Nev.: SPO, 1965), 88-92. {{WorldCat|21179|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}. {{FHL|215840|item|disp=FHL Book 979.3 N2k}}</ref> All previous counties were discontinued and Nevada added the land to the southern parts of [[Lincoln County, Nevada|Lincoln]] and [[Nye County, Nevada|Nye]] counties.  
  
 
:*22 December 1865 - Pah-Ute County was created by Arizona from the northwest part [[Mohave County, Arizona|Mohave County]].  
 
:*22 December 1865 - Pah-Ute County was created by Arizona from the northwest part [[Mohave County, Arizona|Mohave County]].  
:*18 January 1867 - A large portion of Pah-Ute County Arizona was given to [[Nevada]]. Arizona did not accept the loss and twice patitioned the US Congress to reverse the law.<br>
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:*18 January 1867 - A large portion of Pah-Ute County and a smaller portion of Mohave county was given to [[Nevada]]. Arizona did not accept this loss and twice patitioned the US Congress to reverse the law.<br>  
 
:*18 February 1871 - Arizona finally accepted the loss and discontinued Pah-Ute County. The remainer of this county was restored to [[Mohave County, Arizona|Mohave County]] Arizona.
 
:*18 February 1871 - Arizona finally accepted the loss and discontinued Pah-Ute County. The remainer of this county was restored to [[Mohave County, Arizona|Mohave County]] Arizona.
  
For records ofPah-Ute County in what is present-day Nevada, see:  
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For records of Pah-Ute County in what is present-day Nevada, see:  
  
 
:*[[Nevada Archives and Libraries|Nevada State Library]].  
 
:*[[Nevada Archives and Libraries|Nevada State Library]].  
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:Some records for Pah-Ute County, Arizona ''may'' have been transferred to, created in or been re-recorded in these counties  
 
:Some records for Pah-Ute County, Arizona ''may'' have been transferred to, created in or been re-recorded in these counties  
:*[[Mohave County, Arizona]]
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:*[[Mohave County, Arizona]]  
 
:*[[Mohave County, Arizona|Mohave County]][[Clark County, Nevada]]  
 
:*[[Mohave County, Arizona|Mohave County]][[Clark County, Nevada]]  
 
:*[[Nye County, Nevada]]  
 
:*[[Nye County, Nevada]]  
:*[[Lincoln County, Nevada]][[Mohave County, Arizona|Mohave County]]
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:*[[Lincoln County, Nevada]][[Mohave County, Arizona|Mohave County]]
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For records of Pah-Ute County in what is present-day Nevada, see [[Mohave County, Arizona|Mohave County, Arizona]]
  
For records of Pah-Ute County in what is present-day Nevada, see [[Mohave County, Arizona|Mohave County, Arizona]]
 
 
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Pah-Ute County was a former county of Arizona Territory from 1865 until 1871. It was never a county of Nevada, however Pah-Ute county covered land which later became part of Nevada.

In 1866, the part of Arizona south of the 37° north latitude and west of 114° west longitude down to the Colorado River was given to Nevadaby the United States on 18 January 1867 [1] [2] All previous counties were discontinued and Nevada added the land to the southern parts of Lincoln and Nye counties.

  • 22 December 1865 - Pah-Ute County was created by Arizona from the northwest part Mohave County.
  • 18 January 1867 - A large portion of Pah-Ute County and a smaller portion of Mohave county was given to Nevada. Arizona did not accept this loss and twice patitioned the US Congress to reverse the law.
  • 18 February 1871 - Arizona finally accepted the loss and discontinued Pah-Ute County. The remainer of this county was restored to Mohave County Arizona.

For records of Pah-Ute County in what is present-day Nevada, see:

Some records for Pah-Ute County, Arizona may have been transferred to, created in or been re-recorded in these counties

For records of Pah-Ute County in what is present-day Nevada, see Mohave County, Arizona

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).
  2. John Koontz, Political History of Nevada, 5th ed. (Carson City, Nev.: SPO, 1965), 88-92. At various libraries (WorldCat). FHL Book 979.3 N2k