Arizona, Yuma County, Voting Records - FamilySearch Historical Records
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|Yuma, Arizona, |
|Flag of Arizona|
|Location of Yuma County, Arizona|
|Location of Arizona|
|Record Type||Voting Records|
|Arizona Deprtment of Libraries, Archives and Public Records|
- 1 What is in This Collection?
- 2 Collection Content
- 3 How Do I Search This Collection?
- 4 What Do I Do Next?
- 5 Citing This Collection
- 6 How Can I Contribute to the FamilySearch Wiki?
What is in This Collection?[edit | edit source]
This publication consists of voting records known as Great Registers from the County Recorder in Yuma County, Arizona for the years 1902 to 1918.The microfilm of the original records is located at the Arizona State Archives in Phoenix, Arizona. More records may be added as they become available.
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Collection Content[edit | edit source]
- Country of Nativity
- Local Residence
- Naturalized: Date, Place, By What Court
- Date of Registration
Sample Images[edit | edit source]
How Do I Search This Collection?[edit | edit source]
Before searching this collection, it is helpful to know:
- Name of the person
- Approximate date of the event
Search the Index[edit | edit source]You will be able to search this collection when it is published.
How Do I Analyze the Results?[edit | edit source]
Compare each result from your search with what you know to determine if there is a match. This may require viewing multiple records or images. Keep track of your research in a research log.
What Do I Do Next?[edit | edit source]
- Whenever possible, view the original records to verify the information and to find additional information that might not be reported. These pieces of information can lead you to additional records and family members
I Found the Person I Was Looking For, What Now?[edit | edit source]
- When looking for a person who had a common name, look at all the entries for the name before deciding which is correct
I Can’t Find the Person I’m Looking For, What Now?[edit | edit source]
- Remember that there may be more than one person in the records with the same name
- Collect entries for every person who has the same surname. This list can help you identify possible relations that can be verified by records
- If you cannot locate your ancestor in the locality in which you believe they lived, then try searching records of a nearby locality
- Standard spelling of names typically did not exist. Try variations of your ancestor’s name while searching the index or browsing through images
- Remember that sometimes individuals went by nicknames or alternated between using first and middle names. Try searching for these names as well
Research Helps[edit | edit source]
The following articles will help you in your research for your family in the state of Arizona.
- Arizona Voting Registers
- Arizona Guided Research
- Research Tips and Strategies
- Step-by-Step Research: 1850-1910 | 1900-Present
Related Family History Library Holdings[edit | edit source]
- Great registers of Yuma County, Arizona, 1902-1918.
- Arizona. District Court. Declaration of intention and final papers (Yuma County, Arizona), 1864 to 1871.
- Arizona. Superior Court. An alphabetical listing to the declaration of intention for naturalization, Yuma County's Superior Court Probate, 1864-1906, Yuma County, Arizona.
Citing This Collection[edit | edit source]
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The citation for this collection can be found on the Collection Details Page in the section Citing this Collection.
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