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{{Arizona-stub}} ''[[United States|United States]] > [[Arizona|Arizona]] > Pima County'' [[Image:Az-pima.png|thumb|right|300px]]  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Arizona|Arizona]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Pima_County,_Arizona|Pima County]]''
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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Guide to '''Pima County Arizona genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
=== Office of the Clerk  ===
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{{AZDC}}
  
[http://www.cosc.pima.gov/home.asp?include=pages/main.htm Pima County Superior Courts Bldg.]<br>110 West Congress St.<br>Tucson, Arizona 85701-1317<br>Tel: (520) 740-3200<br>Fax: (520) 798-3531 <br>
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Pima County
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| county_map = Az-pima.png
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| state = Arizona
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| founded year = 1853
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| founded date = One of the original four counties
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| seat wl = Tucson
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| building address = 110 West Congress St.<br>Tucson, Arizona 85701-1317<br>Tel: (520) 740-3200<br>Fax: (520) 798-3531
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}}
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{{Wikipedia|Pima County, Arizona}}
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=== County Courthouse  ===
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[http://www.cosc.pima.gov/home.asp?include=pages/main.htm Pima County Superior Courts Bldg.]<br>110 West Congress St.<br>Tucson, Arizona 85701-1317<br>Tel: (520) 740-3200<br>Fax: (520) 798-3531  
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Clerk Superior Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1863 <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Pima County, Arizona p. 56. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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<br>Holdings: criminal, civil (incl. traffic), domestic, real property, divorce, probate, guardianship, marriage. <br>Beginning in 2010, all civil cases 50 years old and probate cases 100 years old must be sent to the [http://www.lib.az.us/ Arizona State Archives]&nbsp;for preservation.<ref name="Research Guide" />&nbsp;However, indexes and&nbsp;microfilm copies of those records are available at the courthouse&nbsp;in Legal Records, Room 241.&nbsp;The&nbsp;microfilm is not for public use due to mishandling and degradation.&nbsp;The&nbsp;court's&nbsp;online [http://www.cosc.pima.gov/home.asp?Include=pages/record_search.htm Record Search]&nbsp;contains an index of cases from approximately 1980 through present day. <br>For downtown parking garage information, please check [http://www.pima.gov/parking/index.html Pima.gov's Parking Facility Page].
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
  
Pima County, named for the Pima Indians, is in southeastern Arizona. Today it is home to Arizona's second largest metropolitan area, which includes Tucson, which is also its county seat, and the location of many records of value to researchers of this area.  
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Pima County, named for the [[Pima Indians|Pima Indians]], is in southeastern Arizona. Today it is home to Arizona's second largest metropolitan area, which includes Tucson, which is also its county seat, and the location of many records of value to researchers of this area. In 1847 the United States flag was first raised over Tucson by the United States Mormon Battalion, the party that blazed the southern route across to San Diego.  
  
It is part of the 'Gadsden Purchase', the last area in the lower 48 United States to be ceded to the United States by Mexico. Tucson itself had been a community for many years and in 1847 the United States flag was first raised over Tucson by the United States Mormon Battalion, the party that blazed the southern route across to San Diego.  
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*In '''1681''', The land that is now Pima County was controled by Spain as part of "Pimeria Alta," which included what is now Sonora, Mexico, and all or part of Cochise, Graham, Greenlee, Pima, Pinal, and Santa Cruz Counties.<ref name="Research Guide">Barbara Baldwin Salyer and Jean Powell Banowit, ''Arizona genealogical and historical research guide : early sources for southern Arizona : including Cochise, Pima, Pinal, and Santa Cruz counties'' (Tucson, Ariz. : Arizona State Genealogical Society, 2006).</ref>
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*Until 1821 -&nbsp; [[New Spain]] controlled land that later would become Arizona. Some records of early settlers may have been sent to an [http://www.mcu.es/archivos/MC/AGI/index.html archives] in Seville, Spain, or to [[Mexico Archives and Libraries|archives]] in Mexico City. <br>
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*In 1821 -&nbsp;[[Mexico]] obtained jurisdiction over the land that later would become Pima County, Arizona. Records of this period may have been sent to [[Mexico Archives and Libraries|archives]] in Mexico City.
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*18 Aug 1846 - During the war with [[Mexico]], the US took control of Santa Fe and proclaimed sovereignty over the land that later became the [[New Mexico]] Territory.<ref>Williams 108-110</ref> Look for records in the [http://www.archives.gov/ National Archives and Records Administration], the Mexico [[Mexico Archives and Libraries|Archives]] and the [http://www.nmcpr.state.nm.us/archives/archives_hm.htm New Mexico State Records Center and Archives].
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*4 July 1848 - In the Treaty of Guadalupe-Hidalgo, [[Mexico]] ceded part of present day [[Arizona]].<ref>U.S. Stat., vol. 9, pp. 922-943; Parry, 102: 29-59; Van Zandt, 11, 28-29; Walker and Bufkin, 19, 20A</ref> The land south of the Gila River in present day Arizona was not ceded, it remained in control of Mexico. This included all of present day Pima County. Look for records in the [http://www.archives.gov/ National Archives and Records Administration], the Mexico [[Mexico Archives and Libraries|Archives]] and the [http://www.nmcpr.state.nm.us/archives/archives_hm.htm New Mexico State Records Center and Archives].
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*30 Dec 1853 - The [[United States]] bought the [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gadsden_Purchase Gadsden Purchase] from [[Mexico]]. It contained land south of the Gila River in present day Arizona, including all of present day Pima County.<ref>U.S. Stat., vol. 10, pp. 1031-1037; Van Zandt, 11, 29, 162</ref> Look for records in the [http://www.archives.gov/ National Archives and Records Administration], the Mexico [[Mexico Archives and Libraries|Archives]], and the [http://www.nmcpr.state.nm.us/archives/archives_hm.htm New Mexico State Records Center and Archives].
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*4 Aug 1854 - The land acquired in the Gadsden Purchase was officially added to [[New Mexico]] Territory.<ref>U.S. Stat., vol. 10, ch. 245[1854]/p. 575; Van Zandt, 162; Walker and Bufkin, 21-22</ref> Look for records in the [http://www.nmcpr.state.nm.us/archives/archives_hm.htm New Mexico State Records Center and Archives].
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*3 Feb 1855 - [[Dona Ana County, New Mexico|Dona Ana County]] gained all the land acquired in the Gadsden Purchase.<ref>N.M. Terr. Laws 1854, 4th assy. /p. 57</ref> This county included all of present day Pima County. Look for records in [http://www.co.dona-ana.nm.us/ Dona Ana County].
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*1 Feb 1860 - New Mexico created [[Arizona County, New Mexico (Extinct)|Arizona County]] from land in [[Dona Ana County, New Mexico|Dona Ana County]].<ref>N.M. Terr. Laws 1859-1860, 9th assy. /p. 74</ref> Arizona County was located entirely within present day Arizona, including all of present day Pima County. Look for records in [http://www.co.dona-ana.nm.us/ Dona Ana County].
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*18 Jan 1862 - New Mexico discontinued [[Arizona County, New Mexico (Extinct)|Arizona County]] returning the land to [[Dona Ana County, New Mexico|Dona Ana County]].<ref>N.M. Terr. Laws 1861-1862, 11th assy. /p. 18</ref> Look for records in [http://www.co.dona-ana.nm.us/ Dona Ana County].
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*24 Feb 1863 - The US created the [[Arizona]] Territory from the western half of [[New Mexico]] Territory.<ref>U.S. Stat., vol. 12, ch. 56[1863]/pp. 664-665; Ariz. Terr. Laws 1864, 1st assy./ pp. vii-viii; Van Zandt, 162</ref> All previous counties were discontinued for this new territory. Look for records in the [http://www.azlibrary.gov/Default.aspx Arizona State Library] and [http://www.nmcpr.state.nm.us/archives/archives_hm.htm New Mexico State Records Center and Archives]
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1864--'''Pima County was created 15 December 1864 as an original county.&nbsp; '''County seat: '''Tucson <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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'''10 Nov 1864''' - Arizona created Pima County.<ref>Howell Code, Ariz. Terr. Laws 1864, 1st assy., ch. 2/ pp. 24-25</ref> '''County seat:''' Tucson <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref> This county is named for the Pima Indians. Look for records in [http://www.pima.gov/ Pima County].
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
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Daughter counties<ref name="Research Guide" />:
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*1 Feb 1875 - Arizona created [[Pinal County, Arizona|Pinal County]] from lands in [[Maricopa County, Arizona|Maricopa]] and [[Pima_County,_Arizona|Pima]] counties.<ref>Ariz. Terr. Laws 1875, 8th assy./ pp. 19-20</ref> This county named for the Pinal mountains. Look for records in [http://www.maricopa.gov/ Maricopa], [http://www.pima.gov/ Pima], and [http://pinalcountyaz.gov/Pages/Home.aspx Pinal] counties.
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*1 Feb 1881 - Arizona created [[Cochise County, Arizona|Cochise County]] from the eastern part of [[Pima_County,_Arizona|Pima County]].<ref>Ariz. Terr. Laws 1881, 11th assy./ pp. 4-7</ref> This county named for Cochise, the great Apache warrior who had died seven years before. Look for records in [http://www.cochise.az.gov/ Cochise] and [http://www.pima.gov/ Pima] counties.
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*15 Mar 1899 - Arizona created [[Santa Cruz County, Arizona|Santa Cruz County]] from land in [[Pima_County,_Arizona|Pima County]].<ref>Ariz. Terr. Laws 1899, 20th assy./ pp. 49-57</ref> This county named for the Santa Cruz River. Look for records in [http://www.pima.gov/ Pima] and [http://www.co.santa-cruz.az.us/ Santa Cruz] counties.
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*Pima County also lost portions of land to [[Graham County, Arizona|Graham]], [[Greenlee County, Arizona|Greenlee]], and [[Maricopa County, Arizona|Maricopa]] Counties
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An animated map of Arizona County changes is available from the [http://jp.pima.gov/Pages/history/county.htm Pima County History] (scroll down).
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See also [[Previous Jurisdictions to land in Arizona]] showing dates the jurisdictions were created and maps. This will help in determining what jurisdiction your ancestor lived in and where the records are now located.
  
 
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==== Communities  ====
  
Binghampton. Outside of Old Tucson there was a Mormon settlement called Binghampton. There are a series of leaflets published that contain many of the stories of this community, "Binghampton: The Life and Times of its people since 1892". Author is unknown, but going to the Binghampton Cemetery caretaker is the key to research for these ancestors. See cemetary reference below. <br>Kui Tatk
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Binghampton. Outside of Old Tucson there was a Mormon settlement called Binghampton. There are a series of leaflets published that contain many of the stories of this community, "Binghampton: The Life and Times of its people since 1892". Author is unknown, but going to the Binghampton Cemetery caretaker is the key to research for these ancestors. See cemetery reference below.  
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Cochise County, Arizona|Cochise]]  
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*[[Cochise County, Arizona|Cochise County, Arizona]]  
*[[Graham County, Arizona|Graham]]  
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*[[Graham County, Arizona|Graham County, Arizona]]  
*[[Maricopa County, Arizona|Maricopa]]  
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*[[Maricopa County, Arizona|Maricopa County, Arizona]]  
*[[Pinal County, Arizona|Pinal<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1228951737453_574" />]]  
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*[[Pinal County, Arizona|Pinal County, Arizona]]  
*[[Santa Cruz County, Arizona|Santa Cruz]]  
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*[[Santa Cruz County, Arizona|Santa Cruz County, Arizona]]  
*[[Yuma County, Arizona|Yuma]]
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*[[Yuma County, Arizona|Yuma County, Arizona]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
(Main Article: [[Pims County, Arizona Cemeteries]] )  
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[http://arizonagravestones.org/cemeteries.php?selected_cid=15 &nbsp;Arizona Cemetery Transcription and Photo Project]<br>
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(Main Article: [[Pima County, Arizona Cemeteries]] )  
  
 
The following cemeteries are listed within GNIS for Pima County:  
 
The following cemeteries are listed within GNIS for Pima County:  
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[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=116:3:827734824577216::NO::P3_FID,P3_TITLE:15257%2CAll%20Faiths%20Memorial%20Park All Faiths Memorial Cemetery]<br>[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=116:3:827734824577216::NO::P3_FID,P3_TITLE:28937%2CEvergreen%20Cemetery Evergreen Cemetery]<br>[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=116:3:827734824577216::NO::P3_FID,P3_TITLE:29502%2CGrantwood%20Memorial%20Park Grantwood Memorial Park]<br>[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=116:3:827734824577216::NO::P3_FID,P3_TITLE:5428%2CGunsight%20Cemetery Gunsight Cemetery]<br>[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=116:3:827734824577216::NO::P3_FID,P3_TITLE:37337%2CHelvetia%20Cemetery Helvetia Cemetery]<br>[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=116:3:827734824577216::NO::P3_FID,P3_TITLE:30074%2CHoly%20Hope%20Cemetery Holy Hope Cemetery]<br>[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=116:3:827734824577216::NO::P3_FID,P3_TITLE:15578%2CSanta%20Rosa%20Francisco%20Cemetery Santa Rosa Francisco Cemetery]<br>[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=116:3:827734824577216::NO::P3_FID,P3_TITLE:11315%2CSilver%20Bell%20Cemetery Silver Bell Cemetery]<br>[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=116:3:827734824577216::NO::P3_FID,P3_TITLE:11315%2CSilver%20Bell%20Cemetery South Lawn Memorial Cemetery]<br>[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=116:3:827734824577216::NO::P3_FID,P3_TITLE:15649%2CTwin%20Buttes%20Cemetery Twin Buttes Cemetery]<br>[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=116:3:827734824577216::NO::P3_FID,P3_TITLE:13615%2CWhite%20Cross%20Cemetery White Cross Cemetery]<br><br>Source Information: [http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=116:1:827734824577216 USGS Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)]  
 
[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=116:3:827734824577216::NO::P3_FID,P3_TITLE:15257%2CAll%20Faiths%20Memorial%20Park All Faiths Memorial Cemetery]<br>[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=116:3:827734824577216::NO::P3_FID,P3_TITLE:28937%2CEvergreen%20Cemetery Evergreen Cemetery]<br>[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=116:3:827734824577216::NO::P3_FID,P3_TITLE:29502%2CGrantwood%20Memorial%20Park Grantwood Memorial Park]<br>[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=116:3:827734824577216::NO::P3_FID,P3_TITLE:5428%2CGunsight%20Cemetery Gunsight Cemetery]<br>[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=116:3:827734824577216::NO::P3_FID,P3_TITLE:37337%2CHelvetia%20Cemetery Helvetia Cemetery]<br>[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=116:3:827734824577216::NO::P3_FID,P3_TITLE:30074%2CHoly%20Hope%20Cemetery Holy Hope Cemetery]<br>[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=116:3:827734824577216::NO::P3_FID,P3_TITLE:15578%2CSanta%20Rosa%20Francisco%20Cemetery Santa Rosa Francisco Cemetery]<br>[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=116:3:827734824577216::NO::P3_FID,P3_TITLE:11315%2CSilver%20Bell%20Cemetery Silver Bell Cemetery]<br>[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=116:3:827734824577216::NO::P3_FID,P3_TITLE:11315%2CSilver%20Bell%20Cemetery South Lawn Memorial Cemetery]<br>[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=116:3:827734824577216::NO::P3_FID,P3_TITLE:15649%2CTwin%20Buttes%20Cemetery Twin Buttes Cemetery]<br>[http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=116:3:827734824577216::NO::P3_FID,P3_TITLE:13615%2CWhite%20Cross%20Cemetery White Cross Cemetery]<br><br>Source Information: [http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=116:1:827734824577216 USGS Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)]  
  
[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=788810 Binghampton LDS Cemetery] (aka Mormon Cemetery)<br>Located, in Tuscon, north of River Road at:<br>4001 N. Alvernon Way  
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The Old Tucson (aka National or City) Cemetery was excavated in preparation for the construction of a new Joint Court Building. For extensive archealogical and historical information visit the [http://www.pima.gov/jointcourts/ Project's Website].
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[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=788810 Binghampton LDS Cemetery] (aka Mormon Cemetery) at Find A Grave<br>Located, in Tuscon, north of River Road at:<br>4001 N. Alvernon Way  
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[http://arizonagravestones.org/cemetery.php?cemID=179 Binghampton Cemetery Gravestones] (photographed) at Arizona Gravestone Photo Project
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[http://maps.google.com/maps/ms?ie=UTF8&hl=en&msa=0&msid=216838271333910939325.000445d4166aba017b251&t=h&z=8 Map of Cemeteries of Pima County] compiled from topographic maps. Locations of over 100 cemeteries which are not found in GNIS. Driving directions and satellite imagery available through Google Maps.
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[http://maps.google.com/maps/ms?ie=UTF8&hl=en&msa=0&msid=216838271333910939325.000447ed10479617aafe3&t=h&z=10 A Map of Columbaria of Pima County]&nbsp;is also available. Locations of churches with&nbsp;columbaria or memorial gardens for inurnment or scattering of cremains.
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Indexes, transcriptions, and photographs of Pima County Cemeteries can be found at:
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*Find A Grave -- [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=csr&CScnty=178 Cemeteries in Pima County]
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*[http://arizonagravestones.org/ Arizona Gravestones]
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*Interment.net -- [http://interment.net/us/az/pima.htm Pima County Cemetery Records]
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Censuses were conducted in 1866, 1867, 1872, 1874, 1876. They include name, residence, whether head of family, number of single persons over 21, number between 10 and 21, number under 10, and remarks.<br>
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[http://arizonagravestones.org/cemetery.php?cemID=179 Binghampton Cemetery Gravestones] (photographed)
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For information regarding extant censuses, also see: [[Arizona Census]]  
  
 
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LDS&nbsp;Ward and Branch&nbsp;Records  
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'''LDS&nbsp;Ward and Branch&nbsp;Records'''
  
 
*Ajo  
 
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*Binghampton  
 
*Binghampton  
 
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*Tucson
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'''Roman Catholic Diocese of Tucson Archives and Library'''<br>Msgr. Donald H. Hughes Pastoral Center at St. Ambrose Parish<br>300 S. Tucson Blvd.<br>Tucson, AZ 85716<br>Tel: (520) 886-5201 (Call for Appt.)<br>Website: [http://www.diocesetucson.org/Archives%20website/archiveindex.htm www.diocesetucson.org/Archives%20website/archiveindex.htm]<br>The diocese was first established in 1868. The archive's collection includes sacramental registers from across southwest, Bishop's correspondence, ephemera, art and artifacts.<ref name="Catholic Archives">Arizona Memory Project, "Archives of the Catholic Diocese of Tucson." http://azmemory.lib.az.us/cdm4/index.php?CISOROOT=/rcdhilites&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;mode=repository</ref><br>
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==== Land:&nbsp;&nbsp;'''''For recorded land and property records go to the website of the Pima County Recorder:&nbsp;&nbsp;'''''[http://www.recorder.pima.gov/public/ '''''http://www.recorder.pima.gov/public/''''']&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;  ====
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Arizona Superior Court in Pima County - [http://www.sc.pima.gov/ www.sc.pima.gov/]
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Pima County Consolidated Justice Court - [http://www.jp.pima.gov/ www.jp.pima.gov/]
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Other Courts may be located here: [http://www.courtreference.com/Pima-County-Arizona-Courts.htm www.courtreference.com/Pima-County-Arizona-Courts.htm]
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{{FHL|Arizona, Pima - Court records}}
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==== Land  ====
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[http://www.recorder.pima.gov/public/ Pima County Recorder's Office] <br>Holdings:&nbsp;deeds, mining records, mortgages.
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{{FHL|Arizona, Pima - Land and property}} (including records from the Recorder's Office)<br>{{FHL|Arizona, Pima - Land and Property - Indexes}}<br>{{FHL| Arizona, Pima - Land and property - Maps}}<br>
  
 
==== Local Histories  ====
 
==== Local Histories  ====
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Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records offers an [http://www.lib.az.us/bio/Default.aspx Arizona Biographical Database].
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The University of Arizona has compiled information about communities, history, and research materials relating to Southern Arizona at [http://parentseyes.arizona.edu/ Through our Parents' Eyes].<br>
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For history of western Pima County (Ajo, Why, Lukeville and Tohono O'odham Nation communities) the [http://www.library.pima.gov/locations/ajo/historical.php Ajo Cultural and Historical Inventory] Project has identified "where and how to access information on the history and culture of Ajo and western Pima County."
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
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{{FHL|Arizona, Pima - Maps}}<br>Map of Arizona County changes (1864-1983) at the [http://jp.pima.gov/Pages/history/county.htm Pima County Justice Court]'s site (scroll down).
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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==== Naturalization<br>  ====
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{{FHL|Arizona, Pima - Naturalization and citizenship}}<br>
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
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*The [http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/search/titles/results/?state=Arizona&county=Pima&city=&year1=1690&year2=2010&terms=&frequency=&language=&ethnicity=&labor=&lccn=&materialType= Chronicling America] project lists 255 newspapers which cover areas of Pima County. Using their system one may narrow a search and use the links to the WorldCat system to locate copies of the papers.
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*[http://www.lib.az.us/anp/newspaper_project.aspx Arizona Newspaper Project]&nbsp;-- allows users to search for Pima County newspapers&nbsp;
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*Current obituaries for Tucson may be located on the [http://azstarnet.com/ Arizona Daily Star]'s website.
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*[http://www.gvnews.com/ Green Valley News and Sun] also carries obituaries.
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*[http://www.cunews.info/news/archive.html Ajo Copper News Archives] list deaths beginning in 1998 and births in 2000.
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*[http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=0Kh4an1R61UC Ajo Cooper News] - full-text digital issues in Google News Archive; covers 1975-2009
  
 
==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
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Original records held by the Clerk of the Superior Court or the Arizona State Archives.
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{{FHL|Arizona, Pima - Probate records}} &amp;&nbsp;{{FHL|Arizona, Pima - Guardianship}}
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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{{FHL|Arizona, Pima - Taxation}}
  
 
==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
4,742 marriages from 3 Sep 1864 to 20 Sep 1943 are listed on the [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/Search.cfm Western States Marriage Index].  
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4,742 marriages from 3 Sep 1864 to 20 Sep 1943 are listed on the [http://abish.byui.edu/specialCollections/westernStates/Search.cfm Western States Marriage Index]. Certificates are available from either the Clerk of the Superior Court or the Arizona State Archives.  
  
 
[http://genealogy.az.gov/ Arizona Genealogy Birth and Death Certificates] (including Pima County) available from the Arizona Department of Health Services. As of 2009, birth certificates from 1855-1933 and death certificates from 1844-1958 are provided in .pdf.  
 
[http://genealogy.az.gov/ Arizona Genealogy Birth and Death Certificates] (including Pima County) available from the Arizona Department of Health Services. As of 2009, birth certificates from 1855-1933 and death certificates from 1844-1958 are provided in .pdf.  
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[http://www.pimahealth.org/BirthDeath/index.asp Pima County Health Department] issues certificates for Arizona Births from 1 Jan 1950 and Arizona Deaths from 1 Feb 2008. All other certificates may be ordered from the [http://azdhs.gov/vitalrcd/ State Office of Vital Records].
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{{FHL|Arizona, Pima - Vital Records}} &amp; {{FHL|Arizona, Pima - Vital records - Indexes}}
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==== Voting<br>  ====
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{{FHL|Arizona, Pima - Voting registers}}<br>
  
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
Arizona State Genealogical Society<br>P.O. Box 42075 <br>Tucson, AZ 85733<br>[http://azsgs.org/ AzSGS.org]  
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'''Arizona&nbsp;Historical Society'''<br>949 E. 2nd St. <br>Tucson, AZ 85719 <br>Tel: (520) 628-5774, Fax: (520) 629-8966<br>Website: [http://www.arizonahistoricalsociety.org http://www.arizonahistoricalsociety.org] <br>AHS's [http://www.arizonahistoricalsociety.org/library_and_archives/default.asp#tuc Tucso<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1298246512781_58" />n Research Library and Archives]&nbsp;holds unpublished manuscripts, biographical files, books, maps, newspapers, oral histories, photographs, and more.
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'''Arizona State Genealogical Society'''<br>P.O. Box 42075 <br>Tucson, AZ 85733<br>Website: [http://azsgs.org/ AzSGS.org]
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'''Ajo Historical Society'''<br>160 S Mission Rd.<br>Ajo, AZ 85321-2601<br>Tel: (520) 387-7105
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'''Jewish Heritage Center '''<br>564 S Stone Ave <br>PO BOX 889 <br>Tucson, AZ 85701 <br>Tel:(520) 670-9073 <br>(Formerly the Jewish Historical Society of Southern Arizona and the Historic Stone Avenue Temple)
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'''Green Valley Genealogical Society '''<br>PO&nbsp;Box 1009 <br>Green Valley, AZ 85622 <br>Website: [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~azgvgs/ www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~azgvgs/]
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'''Pima County Public Libraries '''<br>Website: [http://www.library.pima.gov/ http://www.library.pima.gov/]
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Joel D. Valdez Main Library<br>101 N. Stone Ave. <br>Tucson, AZ 85701 <br>Tel: (520) 594-5500<br>Holdings include: Cele Peterson Arizona Collection (local history), historical Tucson newspapers, assorted other papers, online resources available to library card holders, interlibrary loan
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Salzar-Ajo Branch Library <br>33 Plaza Ajo, AZ 85321 <br>Tel: (520) 387-6075<br>Holdings: [http://www.library.pima.gov/locations/ajo/historical.php Ajo Cultural and Historical Inventory] Project, newspapers,&nbsp;online resources available to library card holders
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'''Postal History Foundation - Peggy J. Slusser Memorial Philatelic Library''' <br>920 N First Ave <br>Tucson, AZ 85719 <br>Tel: (520) 623-6652 <br>Website: [http://www.postalhistoryfoundation.org/ www.postalhistoryfoundation.org/]<br>Collection searchable at: [http://www.library.pima.gov/research/collections/phf.php www.library.pima.gov/research/collections/phf.php]  
  
Ajo Historical Society<br>160 S Mission Rd.<br>Ajo, AZ 85321-2601<br>Telephone 520-387-7105<br>
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'''Sun City Vistoso Genealogical Society '''<br>Oro Valley, AZ<br>Website: [http://scvgs.org/ scvgs.org/]
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'''University of Arizona'''<br>Main Library <br>POB 210055 <br>1510 E University Blvd <br>Tucson, AZ 82721-0055 <br>Tel: (520) 621-6441<br>Website: [http://www.library.arizona.edu/ www.library.arizona.edu/]<br>Holdings: Special Collections (manuscripts, photographs, rare books), newspapers, government documents, map collection, ethnic records, directories, Jewish collections <br>Check website for parking information.
  
 
== Family History Centers  ==
 
== Family History Centers  ==
  
'''Ajo Arizona'''<br>801 N Cedar St<br>Ajo, Pima, Arizona, United States<br>Telephone: 520-387-6751 <br>
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[[Ajo Arizona Family History Center|'''Ajo Arizona''']]<br>801 N Cedar St<br>Ajo, Pima, Arizona, United States<br>Telephone: 520-387-6751 <br>  
  
'''Sahuarita Arizona''' <br>17699 S Camino De Las Quintas<br>Sahuarita, Pima, Arizona, United States<br>Telephone: 520-399-1077<br>
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[[Sahuarita Arizona Family History Center|'''Sahuarita Arizona''' ]]<br>17699 S Camino De Las Quintas<br>Sahuarita, Pima, Arizona, United States<br>Telephone: 520-399-1077<br>  
  
'''Tucson Arizona'''<br>500 S Langley Ave<br>Tucson, Pima, Arizona, United States<br>Telephone: 520-298-0905<br>
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[[Tucson Arizona Family History Center|'''Tucson Arizona''']]<br>500 S Langley Ave<br>Tucson, Pima, Arizona, United States<br>Telephone: 520-298-0905<br>  
  
'''Tucson Arizona West'''<br>3530 W Magee<br>Tucson, Pima, Arizona, United States<br>Phone: 520-579-3493<br>
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[[Tucson Arizona West Family History Center|'''Tucson Arizona West''']]<br>3530 W Magee<br>Tucson, Pima, Arizona, United States<br>Phone: 520-579-3493<br>[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers|Introduction to Family History Centers]]
  
These are not mailing addresses. Due to limited staff, Family History Centers are unable to respond to mail inquiries.  
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These are not mailing addresses. Due to limited staff, Family History Centers are unable to respond to mail inquiries.<br>  
 
 
<br>
 
  
 
== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
 
*[http://azgenweb.org/pima/ USGenWeb] project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
 
*[http://azgenweb.org/pima/ USGenWeb] project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=205867&subject_disp=Arizona%2C+Pima&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*{{FHL|Arizona%2C+Pima|subject|disp=Family History Library Catalog}}
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AZ/Pima/ Pima County, Arizona Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
 
*[http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/AZ/Pima/ Pima County, Arizona Genealogy and Family History] (Linkpendium)
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
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Guide to Pima County Arizona genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Pima County, Arizona
Map
Map of Arizona highlighting Pima County
Location in the state of Arizona
Map of the U.S. highlighting Arizona
Location of Arizona in the U.S.
Facts
Founded One of the original four counties, 1853
County Seat Tucson
Courthouse
Address 110 West Congress St.
Tucson, Arizona 85701-1317
Tel: (520) 740-3200
Fax: (520) 798-3531


Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Pima County, Arizona

County Courthouse

Pima County Superior Courts Bldg.
110 West Congress St.
Tucson, Arizona 85701-1317
Tel: (520) 740-3200
Fax: (520) 798-3531

Clerk Superior Court has marriage, divorce, probate and court records from 1863 [1]


Holdings: criminal, civil (incl. traffic), domestic, real property, divorce, probate, guardianship, marriage.
Beginning in 2010, all civil cases 50 years old and probate cases 100 years old must be sent to the Arizona State Archives for preservation.[2] However, indexes and microfilm copies of those records are available at the courthouse in Legal Records, Room 241. The microfilm is not for public use due to mishandling and degradation. The court's online Record Search contains an index of cases from approximately 1980 through present day.
For downtown parking garage information, please check Pima.gov's Parking Facility Page.

History

Pima County, named for the Pima Indians, is in southeastern Arizona. Today it is home to Arizona's second largest metropolitan area, which includes Tucson, which is also its county seat, and the location of many records of value to researchers of this area. In 1847 the United States flag was first raised over Tucson by the United States Mormon Battalion, the party that blazed the southern route across to San Diego.

Parent County

10 Nov 1864 - Arizona created Pima County.[11] County seat: Tucson [12] This county is named for the Pima Indians. Look for records in Pima County.

Boundary Changes

Daughter counties[2]:

An animated map of Arizona County changes is available from the Pima County History (scroll down).

See also Previous Jurisdictions to land in Arizona showing dates the jurisdictions were created and maps. This will help in determining what jurisdiction your ancestor lived in and where the records are now located.

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Achi Diamond Bell Ranch Kui Tatk Puertocito Soldier Camp
Ahan Owuch Dobson Kuit Vaya Quijotoa South Komelik
Ajo Drexel Heights Kupk Quinlin South Tucson
Ak Chin Duval Las Guijas Rankin Stan Shuatuk
Ak Chut Vaya East Sahuarita Littletown Redington Stoa Pitk
Ak Komelik El Rio Loma Linda Rillito Stockham
Ali Ak Chin Emery Park Lukeville Rincon Stotonyak
Ali Chukson Emika Maish Vaya Rosemont Camp Summit
Ali Molina Esmond Makgum Havoka Rosemont Junction Sweetwater
Ali Oidak Flowing Wells Marana Rowood Tanque Verde
Amphitheater Gibson Mexican Town Sahuarita Tatai Toak
Anegam Greaterville Mountain View Sahuarita Heights Tatk Kam Vo
Arivaca Green Valley Narcho Santos San Agustin Tatkum Vo
Artesa Gu Chuapo Naviska San Luis Three Points
Avra Gu Oidak Nawt Vaya San Miguel Topawa
Avra Valley Gu Vo Nelson San Pedro Tortolita
Buenos Aires Gurli Put Vo New Tucson San Rafael Tucson
Casas Adobes Haivan Vaya Newfield San Vicente Twin Buttes
Catalina Haivana Nakya Noipa Kam San Xavier Uhs Kug
Catalina Foothills Hali Murk Nolic Sandwash Mill Utevak
Charco Hashan Chuchg Oit Ihuk Santa Cruz Vail
Chiawuli Tak Helvetia Old Tucson Santa Lucia Vainom Kug
Chico Shunie Hickiwan Oro Valley Santa Rosa Vakamok
Childs Hoa Murk Palo Verde Stand Sapano Vayo Valley View
Chiuli Shaik Hoi Oidak Pan Tak Sasabe Vamori
Choulic Hotason Vo Pantano Schuchk Vaya Chin
Chukson Itak Papago Farms Schuchuli Ventana
Chukut Kuk Jaynes Peach Pu Secundino Vaison Chin
Chutum Vaya Kahachi Miliuk Pia Oik Sells Ventana
Chuwut Murk Kaihon Kug Piato Vaya Shaotkam Viason Chin
Civano Kingston Knolls Terrace Picture Rocks Sikort Chuapo Vopolo Havoka
Comobabi Kino Pipyak Sikul Himatk Wahak Hotrontk
Continental Ko Vaya Pisinemo Sil Nakya Why
Corona de Tucson Kom Kug Pitoikam Silver Bell Wickchoupai
Cortaro Kom Vo Polo Village Siovi Shuatak Willow Canyon
Cowlic Komak Wuacho Polvo Sivili Chuchg Wilmot
Craycroft Kuakatch Pueblo Gardens Skoksonak

Communities

Binghampton. Outside of Old Tucson there was a Mormon settlement called Binghampton. There are a series of leaflets published that contain many of the stories of this community, "Binghampton: The Life and Times of its people since 1892". Author is unknown, but going to the Binghampton Cemetery caretaker is the key to research for these ancestors. See cemetery reference below.

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

 Arizona Cemetery Transcription and Photo Project

(Main Article: Pima County, Arizona Cemeteries )

The following cemeteries are listed within GNIS for Pima County:

All Faiths Memorial Cemetery
Evergreen Cemetery
Grantwood Memorial Park
Gunsight Cemetery
Helvetia Cemetery
Holy Hope Cemetery
Santa Rosa Francisco Cemetery
Silver Bell Cemetery
South Lawn Memorial Cemetery
Twin Buttes Cemetery
White Cross Cemetery

Source Information: USGS Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

The Old Tucson (aka National or City) Cemetery was excavated in preparation for the construction of a new Joint Court Building. For extensive archealogical and historical information visit the Project's Website.

Binghampton LDS Cemetery (aka Mormon Cemetery) at Find A Grave
Located, in Tuscon, north of River Road at:
4001 N. Alvernon Way

Binghampton Cemetery Gravestones (photographed) at Arizona Gravestone Photo Project

Map of Cemeteries of Pima County compiled from topographic maps. Locations of over 100 cemeteries which are not found in GNIS. Driving directions and satellite imagery available through Google Maps.

A Map of Columbaria of Pima County is also available. Locations of churches with columbaria or memorial gardens for inurnment or scattering of cremains.

Indexes, transcriptions, and photographs of Pima County Cemeteries can be found at:

Census

Censuses were conducted in 1866, 1867, 1872, 1874, 1876. They include name, residence, whether head of family, number of single persons over 21, number between 10 and 21, number under 10, and remarks.

In 1882, the census lists name only.

FHL Arizona, Pima - Census

For information regarding extant censuses, also see: Arizona Census

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Ajo
  • Binghampton
  • Tucson

Roman Catholic Diocese of Tucson Archives and Library
Msgr. Donald H. Hughes Pastoral Center at St. Ambrose Parish
300 S. Tucson Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85716
Tel: (520) 886-5201 (Call for Appt.)
Website: www.diocesetucson.org/Archives%20website/archiveindex.htm
The diocese was first established in 1868. The archive's collection includes sacramental registers from across southwest, Bishop's correspondence, ephemera, art and artifacts.[16]

Correctional Institutions

FHL Arizona, Pima - Correctional institutions

Court

Arizona Superior Court in Pima County - www.sc.pima.gov/

Pima County Consolidated Justice Court - www.jp.pima.gov/

Other Courts may be located here: www.courtreference.com/Pima-County-Arizona-Courts.htm

FHL Arizona, Pima - Court records

Land

Pima County Recorder's Office
Holdings: deeds, mining records, mortgages.

FHL Arizona, Pima - Land and property (including records from the Recorder's Office)
FHL Arizona, Pima - Land and Property - Indexes
FHL Arizona, Pima - Land and property - Maps

Local Histories

Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records offers an Arizona Biographical Database.

The University of Arizona has compiled information about communities, history, and research materials relating to Southern Arizona at Through our Parents' Eyes.

For history of western Pima County (Ajo, Why, Lukeville and Tohono O'odham Nation communities) the Ajo Cultural and Historical Inventory Project has identified "where and how to access information on the history and culture of Ajo and western Pima County."

Maps

FHL Arizona, Pima - Maps
Map of Arizona County changes (1864-1983) at the Pima County Justice Court's site (scroll down).

Military

Naturalization

FHL Arizona, Pima - Naturalization and citizenship

Newspapers

Probate

Original records held by the Clerk of the Superior Court or the Arizona State Archives.

FHL Arizona, Pima - Probate recordsFHL Arizona, Pima - Guardianship

Taxation

FHL Arizona, Pima - Taxation

Vital Records

4,742 marriages from 3 Sep 1864 to 20 Sep 1943 are listed on the Western States Marriage Index. Certificates are available from either the Clerk of the Superior Court or the Arizona State Archives.

Arizona Genealogy Birth and Death Certificates (including Pima County) available from the Arizona Department of Health Services. As of 2009, birth certificates from 1855-1933 and death certificates from 1844-1958 are provided in .pdf.

Pima County Health Department issues certificates for Arizona Births from 1 Jan 1950 and Arizona Deaths from 1 Feb 2008. All other certificates may be ordered from the State Office of Vital Records.

FHL Arizona, Pima - Vital Records & FHL Arizona, Pima - Vital records - Indexes

Voting

FHL Arizona, Pima - Voting registers

Societies and Libraries

Arizona Historical Society
949 E. 2nd St.
Tucson, AZ 85719
Tel: (520) 628-5774, Fax: (520) 629-8966
Website: http://www.arizonahistoricalsociety.org
AHS's Tucson Research Library and Archives holds unpublished manuscripts, biographical files, books, maps, newspapers, oral histories, photographs, and more.

Arizona State Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 42075
Tucson, AZ 85733
Website: AzSGS.org

Ajo Historical Society
160 S Mission Rd.
Ajo, AZ 85321-2601
Tel: (520) 387-7105

Jewish Heritage Center
564 S Stone Ave
PO BOX 889
Tucson, AZ 85701
Tel:(520) 670-9073
(Formerly the Jewish Historical Society of Southern Arizona and the Historic Stone Avenue Temple)

Green Valley Genealogical Society
PO Box 1009
Green Valley, AZ 85622
Website: www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~azgvgs/

Pima County Public Libraries
Website: http://www.library.pima.gov/

Joel D. Valdez Main Library
101 N. Stone Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85701
Tel: (520) 594-5500
Holdings include: Cele Peterson Arizona Collection (local history), historical Tucson newspapers, assorted other papers, online resources available to library card holders, interlibrary loan

Salzar-Ajo Branch Library
33 Plaza Ajo, AZ 85321
Tel: (520) 387-6075
Holdings: Ajo Cultural and Historical Inventory Project, newspapers, online resources available to library card holders

Postal History Foundation - Peggy J. Slusser Memorial Philatelic Library
920 N First Ave
Tucson, AZ 85719
Tel: (520) 623-6652
Website: www.postalhistoryfoundation.org/
Collection searchable at: www.library.pima.gov/research/collections/phf.php

Sun City Vistoso Genealogical Society
Oro Valley, AZ
Website: scvgs.org/

University of Arizona
Main Library
POB 210055
1510 E University Blvd
Tucson, AZ 82721-0055
Tel: (520) 621-6441
Website: www.library.arizona.edu/
Holdings: Special Collections (manuscripts, photographs, rare books), newspapers, government documents, map collection, ethnic records, directories, Jewish collections
Check website for parking information.

Family History Centers

Ajo Arizona
801 N Cedar St
Ajo, Pima, Arizona, United States
Telephone: 520-387-6751

Sahuarita Arizona
17699 S Camino De Las Quintas
Sahuarita, Pima, Arizona, United States
Telephone: 520-399-1077

Tucson Arizona
500 S Langley Ave
Tucson, Pima, Arizona, United States
Telephone: 520-298-0905

Tucson Arizona West
3530 W Magee
Tucson, Pima, Arizona, United States
Phone: 520-579-3493
Introduction to Family History Centers

These are not mailing addresses. Due to limited staff, Family History Centers are unable to respond to mail inquiries.

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Pima County, Arizona p. 56. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Barbara Baldwin Salyer and Jean Powell Banowit, Arizona genealogical and historical research guide : early sources for southern Arizona : including Cochise, Pima, Pinal, and Santa Cruz counties (Tucson, Ariz. : Arizona State Genealogical Society, 2006).
  3. Williams 108-110
  4. U.S. Stat., vol. 9, pp. 922-943; Parry, 102: 29-59; Van Zandt, 11, 28-29; Walker and Bufkin, 19, 20A
  5. U.S. Stat., vol. 10, pp. 1031-1037; Van Zandt, 11, 29, 162
  6. U.S. Stat., vol. 10, ch. 245[1854]/p. 575; Van Zandt, 162; Walker and Bufkin, 21-22
  7. N.M. Terr. Laws 1854, 4th assy. /p. 57
  8. N.M. Terr. Laws 1859-1860, 9th assy. /p. 74
  9. N.M. Terr. Laws 1861-1862, 11th assy. /p. 18
  10. U.S. Stat., vol. 12, ch. 56[1863]/pp. 664-665; Ariz. Terr. Laws 1864, 1st assy./ pp. vii-viii; Van Zandt, 162
  11. Howell Code, Ariz. Terr. Laws 1864, 1st assy., ch. 2/ pp. 24-25
  12. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  13. Ariz. Terr. Laws 1875, 8th assy./ pp. 19-20
  14. Ariz. Terr. Laws 1881, 11th assy./ pp. 4-7
  15. Ariz. Terr. Laws 1899, 20th assy./ pp. 49-57
  16. Arizona Memory Project, "Archives of the Catholic Diocese of Tucson." http://azmemory.lib.az.us/cdm4/index.php?CISOROOT=/rcdhilites&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;mode=repository