Apache County, Arizona(Map It) was created on February 24, 1879 from Yavapai County. Apache county was named after the Apache Native American people, who are resident in northeastern Arizona. Learn More About State of Arizona History
Please contact the each clerk's department to confirm mailing address, hours, fees and other information before visiting or requesting information because contact information sometimes changes. The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH. The documents are available to interested parties, barring confidential issues. Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.
The following dates indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in Apache county. The date listed for each category of record is usually the earliest registration filed. The earliest date does not indicate that there are numerous records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually registered.
Apache County Clerk of Superior Court has Marriage and Divorce Records from 1879, has Probate Records from 1879 and has Court Records from 1880. The Clerk's office is responsible for all Superior Court action in Adoptions, Civil, Criminal, Probate, and Tax matters.
Apache County Recorder has Land Records from 1880. The County Recorder's Office creates public records, maintain said records to archival standards, and provide convenient access to these records for public viewing.
Apache County Treasurer collects all real and personal property taxes for the state, county and incorporated cities and towns, school districts, and then distributes them to the various jurisdictions.