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'''Pah-Ute County''' was a former county in the northwest corner of [[Arizona]] Territory from 1865 until 1871. The part of Pah-Ute County 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 by the U.S. Congress on 18 January 1867 to [[Nevada]].<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), 43-92. {{WorldCat|21179|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}. {{FHL|215840|item|disp=FHL Book 979.3 N2k}}</ref> The former Pah-Ute County land in [[Nevada]] was used to form [[Clark County, Nevada|Clark County]], and the southern parts of [[Lincoln County, Nevada|Lincoln]] and [[Nye County, Nevada|Nye]] counties.  
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'''Pah-Ute County''' was a former county in the northwest corner of [[Arizona]] Territory from 1865 until 1871. The part of Pah-Ute County 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 by the U.S. Congress on 18 January 1867 to [[Nevada]].<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> The former Pah-Ute County land in [[Nevada]] was used to form [[Clark County, Nevada|Clark County]], and the southern parts of [[Lincoln County, Nevada|Lincoln]] and [[Nye County, Nevada|Nye]] counties.  
  
 
:*Pah-Ute County on 22 December 1865 was created by Arizona out of the northwest part [[Mohave County, Arizona|Mohave County]].  
 
:*Pah-Ute County on 22 December 1865 was created by Arizona out of the northwest part [[Mohave County, Arizona|Mohave County]].  

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Pah-Ute County was a former county in the northwest corner of Arizona Territory from 1865 until 1871. The part of Pah-Ute County south of the 37° north latitude and west of 114° west longitude down to the Colorado River was given by the U.S. Congress on 18 January 1867 to Nevada.[1] [2] The former Pah-Ute County land in Nevada was used to form Clark County, and the southern parts of Lincoln and Nye counties.

  • Pah-Ute County on 22 December 1865 was created by Arizona out of the northwest part Mohave County.
  • A large portion of Pah-Ute County 18 January 1867 was given to southern Nevada.
  • The remainder of Pah-Ute County on 18 February 1871 was restored to Mohave County by Arizona.

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

Some records for old Pah-Ute County, Arizona Territory may have been transferred to, or may have been re-recorded in the new counties formed from the old Mohave/Pah-Ute County. See also:

For records of the old Pah-Ute County in what is present-day Arizona, see:

Reference

  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