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Graham County, Arizona

Graham County was established on March 10, 1881 from parts of Apache County and Pima County.

The Graham County Seat is situated in Safford plus the county government website is

Areas neighboring Graham County actually are Cochise County , Pima CountyPinal CountyGila CountyNavajo CountyApache CountyGreenlee County.

Graham County vital records can be found at the Arizona Office of Vital Records which has copies of birth, marriage, divorce and death records. There is a fee for each copy requested. Please refer to the information to the Statewide Vital Records in Arizona for current fees and application process. Birth, marriage, and death records are connected with central life events.

You can search online for Graham County Birth, Marriage, Divorce or Death Records. You can also Order Electronically Online or can download an application for Arizona Birth Certificate and Death Certificate Applications to mail.

Graham County does have Federal Census Schedules to help in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are present for 1890 (fragment, see below), 1900191019201930 and 1940.

Graham Co. Union Veterans Schedules can be acquired for 1890. You’ll find free online and also printable census forms to aid with your research.

Graham County Society and Family History Resources

A list of Graham County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Forums, Message Boards, Libraries, Archives.

Graham County Courthouse and Government Records

Genealogist frequently fail to notice the benefits of Graham County court, probate, and land records as a useful resource of family history and genealogy details. Hidden away in Arizona courthouses and archives just about everywhere tend to be the aspirations and frustrations of the many Arizona people. The possibilities are excellent that your potential ancestors have left a in-depth record of at least some factors of their lives in the Graham County court records. Even if your forebears is not brought up in a Court case, contemplate all of the other methods which often can have lead to her or him appearing in court records.

  • Graham County Courthouse (all departments listed below are located here, unless otherwise noted)
    • Address: 800 W Main St, Safford, AZ 85546
    • Phone: (928) 428-3100
  • Graham County Clerk of Superior Court
    • Marriage and Divorce Records: 1881
    • Probate Records: 1881
    • Court Records: 1881
  • Graham County Recorder
    • Land Records: 1881

Graham County Links

The following are links to Family history and genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Graham County. Feel free to furnish your own favorite Graham County genealogy or family history associated sites.

Graham Co. AZ Books, Newspapers & Publications

Graham Co. AZ Birth, Marriage & Death Records

Graham Co. AZ Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Graham Co. AZ Census Records

Graham Co. AZ Cemeteries & Church Records

Graham Co. AZ Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Graham Co. AZ General and History Websites

Graham Co. AZ Maps, Atlases & Gazetteers

Graham Co. AZ Military Records

Graham Co. AZ Schools & Directories