Ewell County, Arizona Genealogy

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United States Genealogy Gotoarrow.png Arizona, United States Genealogy Gotoarrow.png Ewell County

Ewell County was a proposed county in a proposed new territory that was never approved and never existed.[1]

In 1857 the people of Arizona, United States Genealogy (at the time the southern part of modern Arizona and New Mexico, United States Genealogy) sent Sylvester Mowry to Congress to petition for creation of a new Arizona Territory carved from part of New Mexico Territory. Mowry drew up a map with four proposed counties:

The bill with these proposed counties failed passage. The only known original document mentioning these counties is the map accompanying the failed bill.

Reference[edit | edit source]

  1. Thomas Edwin Farish, History of Arizona (Phoenix, Ariz., 1915), 1:324. HathiTrust Digital Library edition.