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P.O. Box 7000<br>
 
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Kingman, Arizona   86402<br>
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Arizona|Arizona]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Mohave County, Arizona|Mohave County]]''  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Arizona|Arizona]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Mohave_County,_Arizona|Mohave County]]''  
  
 
{{Wikipedia|Mohave County, Arizona}}  
 
{{Wikipedia|Mohave County, Arizona}}  
  
== History  ==
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== County Courthouse&nbsp; ==
  
 
[http://www.co.mohave.az.us/ Mohave County Courthouse]<br>401 East Spring St <br>Kingman, Az 86041 <br>Phone: 520-753-9141  
 
[http://www.co.mohave.az.us/ Mohave County Courthouse]<br>401 East Spring St <br>Kingman, Az 86041 <br>Phone: 520-753-9141  
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
Individual Cemeteries
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Individual Cemeteries  
  
BillionGraves:
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BillionGraves:  
  
 
*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=158513 Beaver Dam Cemetery, Beaver Dam]  
 
*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=158513 Beaver Dam Cemetery, Beaver Dam]  
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*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=158475 Littlefield Cemetery, Littlefield]. At interchange of I-15 and County Road 91 (road not named on freeway signs but may be the old US-91 highway).
 
*[http://www.billiongraves.com/pages/cemetery/cemetery.php?cemetery_id=158475 Littlefield Cemetery, Littlefield]. At interchange of I-15 and County Road 91 (road not named on freeway signs but may be the old US-91 highway).
  
General headstone and cemetery data sites:
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General headstone and cemetery data sites:  
  
 
*[http://arizonagravestones.org/cemeteries.php?selected_cid=9 &nbsp;Arizona Cemetery Transcription and Photo Project]<br>
 
*[http://arizonagravestones.org/cemeteries.php?selected_cid=9 &nbsp;Arizona Cemetery Transcription and Photo Project]<br>
  
==== Census ====
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==== Census ====
  
{{Census|Arizona}}
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{{Census|Arizona}}  
  
 
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==== Court  ====
 
==== Court  ====
  
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==== Land  ====
 
==== Land  ====
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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>  
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[[Kingman Arizona Family History Center|'''Kingman Arizona''']]<br>3180 Rutherford St<br>Kingman, Mohave, Arizona, United States<br>Phone: 928-753-1316<br>
  
[[Lake Havasu City Arizona Family History Center|'''Lake Havasu City Arizona''' ]]<br>504 N Acoma Blvd<br>Lake Havasu City, Mohave, Arizona, United States<br>Phone: 928-855-8583<br>  
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[[Lake Havasu City Arizona Family History Center|'''Lake Havasu City Arizona''' ]]<br>504 N Acoma Blvd<br>Lake Havasu City, Mohave, Arizona, United States<br>Phone: 928-855-8583<br>
  
 
These are not mailing addresses. Due to limited staff, Family History Centers are unable to respond to mail inquiries.  
 
These are not mailing addresses. Due to limited staff, Family History Centers are unable to respond to mail inquiries.  
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Revision as of 16:31, 17 May 2012

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

County Courthouse 

Mohave County Courthouse
401 East Spring St
Kingman, Az 86041
Phone: 520-753-9141

Clerk Superior Court has marriage recrods from 1888,
Divorce, Probate and Court Records from 1850
County Records land records [1]


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 [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Individual Cemeteries

BillionGraves:

General headstone and cemetery data sites:

Census

For tips on accessing Mohave County, Arizona Genealogy census records online, see: Arizona Census.

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Kingman
  • Littlefield
  • Moccasin
  • Mt. Trumbull

Court

Mohave County Arizona Courthouse.jpg

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. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Mohave County, Arizona p. 56. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
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