Navajo County, Arizona
Navajo County was established on March 21, 1895 from part of Apache County.
Navajo 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 Navajo 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.
Navajo County does have Federal Census Schedules to help in researching your family tree. Federal Population Schedules are present for 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930 and 1940. You’ll find free online and also printable census forms to aid with your research.
Navajo County Society and Family History Resources
A list of Navajo County Historical and Genealogical Societies, Forums, Message Boards, Libraries, Archives.
- Arizona Genealogy Community (plus.google.com)
- Arizona State Genealogy Network (facebook.com)
- Hopi Cultural Museum, P.O. Box 67 Second Mesa, Arizona 86043; Phone: (928) 734-2401
- Navajo County Genealogical Society, P.O. Box 1403, Winslow, AZ 86047
- Navajo County Historical Society, 100 East Arizona, Holbrook, Arizona 86025; (928) 524-6558
- Show Low Historical Society Museum, 561 E Deuce of Clubs, Show Low, AZ 85901; Phone:(928) 532-7115
- St. Michael’s Historical Museum, 24 Mission Road, Box 680, Window Rock, AZ 86515-9999; (928) 871-4171
- White Mountain Apache Cultural Center and Museum, (928) 338 – 4625
- Navajo County, Arizona Message Boards (boards.ancestry.com)
- Navajo County, Arizona Genealogy Forum (genforum.genealogy.com)
- USGenWeb Archives for Navajo County (usgwarchives.net)
Navajo County Courthouse and Government Records
Genealogist frequently fail to notice the benefits of Navajo 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 Navajo 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.
- Navajo County Courthouse (all departments listed below are located here, unless otherwise noted)
- Address: 100 East Carter Drive S Hwy 77, P.O. Box 668, Holbrook, AZ 86025
- Phone: (928) 524-4188
- Navajo County Clerk of Superior Court
- Marriage and Divorce Records: 1895
- Probate Records: 1895
- Court Records: 1895
- Navajo County Recorder
- Land Records: 1895
Navajo County Links
The following are links to Family history and genealogy, Records and Resources pertaining to Navajo County. Feel free to furnish your own favorite Navajo County genealogy or family history associated sites.