Mohave County, Arizona Genealogy

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{{Arizona-stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Arizona|Arizona]] > Mohave County''
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{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Mohave County
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| county_map = Az-mohave.png
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| state = Arizona
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| founded year = 1864
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| founded date = November 9
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| seat wl = Kingman
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| building address = 401 E. Spring Street<br>
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P.O. Box 7000<br>
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Kingman, Arizona  86402<br>
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(928)753-0713
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== County Courthouse ==
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[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Arizona|Arizona]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Mohave County
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{{Wikipedia|Mohave County, Arizona}}
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
*[[Clark County, Nevada|<span style="display: none" id="1228951487417S">&nbsp;</span>Clark County, Nevada]]  
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*[[Clark County, Nevada|<span id="1228951487417S" style="display: none">&nbsp;</span>Clark County, Nevada]]  
 
*[[Coconino County, Arizona|Coconino]]  
 
*[[Coconino County, Arizona|Coconino]]  
 
*[[Kane County, Utah|Kane County, Utah]]  
 
*[[Kane County, Utah|Kane County, Utah]]  
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== Cemeteries ====
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==== Cemeteries ====
  
[http://arizonagravestones.org/cemeteries.php?selected_cid=9 &nbsp;Arizona Cemetery Transcription and Photo Project]<br>
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[http://arizonagravestones.org/cemeteries.php?selected_cid=9 &nbsp;Arizona Cemetery Transcription and Photo Project]<br>  
  
 
==== Church  ====
 
==== Church  ====
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
 
== Societies and Libraries  ==
  
[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~azlhgs/ Lake Havasu Genealogical Society ]<br>P.O. Box 953<br>Lake Havasu City, AZ 86405-0953<br>Telephone 928-854-5447<br>
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[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~azlhgs/ Lake Havasu Genealogical Society ]<br>P.O. Box 953<br>Lake Havasu City, AZ 86405-0953<br>Telephone 928-854-5447<br>  
  
'''Mohave County Genealogical Society'''<br>400 W. Beale St<br>Kingman, AZ 86401<br>Telephone 928-753-3195 <br>
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'''Mohave County Genealogical Society'''<br>400 W. Beale St<br>Kingman, AZ 86401<br>Telephone 928-753-3195 <br>  
  
 
== Family History Centers  ==
 
== Family History Centers  ==
  
[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Introduction_to_LDS_Family_History_Centers Introduction to Family History Centers ]<br>
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[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Introduction_to_LDS_Family_History_Centers Introduction to Family History Centers ]<br>  
  
 
[[Kingman Arizona Family History Center|'''Kingman Arizona''']]<br>3180 Rutherford St<br>Kingman, Mohave, Arizona, United States<br>Phone: 928-753-1316<br>  
 
[[Kingman Arizona Family History Center|'''Kingman Arizona''']]<br>3180 Rutherford St<br>Kingman, Mohave, Arizona, United States<br>Phone: 928-753-1316<br>  
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These are not mailing addresses. Due to limited staff, Family History Centers are unable to respond to mail inquiries.<br>  
 
These are not mailing addresses. Due to limited staff, Family History Centers are unable to respond to mail inquiries.<br>  
  
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== Web Sites  ==
 
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== References  ==
 
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Revision as of 00:41, 17 October 2011

Mohave County, Arizona
Map
Map of Arizona highlighting Mohave County
Location in the state of Arizona
Map of the U.S. highlighting Arizona
Location of Arizona in the U.S.
Facts
Founded November 9, 1864
County Seat Kingman
Courthouse
Address 401 E. Spring Street

P.O. Box 7000
Kingman, Arizona 86402
(928)753-0713

United States Gotoarrow.png ArizonaGotoarrow.png Mohave County
Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Mohave County, Arizona

Contents

History

Mohave County is located in the northwest corner of Arizona, the county seat is Kingman, and it also contains the somewhat newer 'river city' known as Bullhead City, which is across the Colorado River from Laughlin, Nevada. Hoover Dam is also partly included in the county due to it being built to dam the Colorado River to create Lake Mead. The word 'Mohave' is a variant spelling of 'Mojave'.

Parent County

1864--Mohave County was created 21 December 1864 as an original county.  County seat: Kingman [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

 Arizona Cemetery Transcription and Photo Project

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Kingman
  • Littlefield
  • Moccasin
  • Mt. Trumbull

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Mohave County Miner (Mineral Park, A.T. [Ariz.]) 1882-1918 is availble for free Online viewing.

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

395 marriages from 1 Jun 1866 to 26 Jun 1907 are listed on the Western States Marriage Index.

Societies and Libraries

Lake Havasu Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 953
Lake Havasu City, AZ 86405-0953
Telephone 928-854-5447

Mohave County Genealogical Society
400 W. Beale St
Kingman, AZ 86401
Telephone 928-753-3195

Family History Centers

Introduction to Family History Centers

Kingman Arizona
3180 Rutherford St
Kingman, Mohave, Arizona, United States
Phone: 928-753-1316

Lake Havasu City Arizona
504 N Acoma Blvd
Lake Havasu City, Mohave, Arizona, United States
Phone: 928-855-8583

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


Web Sites

References

  1. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).