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=== Indian Tribes Associated With This Agency  ===
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Guide to '''{{PAGENAME}} ancestry, family history and genealogy:''' birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.
  
[[Navajo Indians|Navajo]]
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=== Indian Tribes Associated With This Agency ===
  
=== History  ===
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[[Navajo Indians|Navajo]]
  
The Southern Navajo Agency is another name for the [[Fort Defiance Indian Agency|Fort Defiance Agency]]. It operated under the Southern Navajo name for a few years in the mid-1900s.
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=== History ===
  
=== Records  ===
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The Southern Navajo Agency is another name for the [[Fort Defiance Indian Agency|Fort Defiance Agency]]. It operated under the Southern Navajo name for a few years in the mid-1900s.
  
The '''majority of records of individuals were those created by the agencies'''. Some records may be available to tribal members through the tribal headquarters.They were (and are) the local office of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, and were charged with maintaining records of the activities of those under their responsibility. Among these records are:<br>
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=== Records ===
  
*[[American Indian Allotment Records|Allotment records]]  
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The '''majority of records of individuals were those created by the agencies'''. Some records may be available to tribal members through the tribal headquarters.They were (and are) the local office of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, and were charged with maintaining records of the activities of those under their responsibility. Among these records are:
*[[American Indian Annuity Rolls|Annuity rolls]]  
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*[[American Indian Census Rolls|Census records]]  
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*[[American Indian Allotment Records|Allotment records]]
*[[American Indian Correspondence and Reports|Correspondence]]  
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*[[American Indian Annuity Rolls|Annuity rolls]]
*[[American Indian Health Records|Health records]]  
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*[[American Indian Census Rolls|Census records]]
*[[American Indian Correspondence and Reports|Reports]]  
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*[[American Indian Correspondence and Reports|Correspondence]]
*[[American Indian School Records|School census and records]]  
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*[[American Indian Health Records|Health records]]
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*[[American Indian Correspondence and Reports|Reports]]
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*[[American Indian School Records|School census and records]]
 
*[[American Indian Vital Records Supplements in Census Rolls|Vital records]]
 
*[[American Indian Vital Records Supplements in Census Rolls|Vital records]]
  
Microfilm copies of [[Superintendents' Annual Narrative and Statistical Reports (BIA), 1907-1938|...Narrative and Statistical Reports..]]. for the Southern Navajo Agency, 1927-1935, are included in National Archives Microcopy M1011, Roll 141<ref>''American Indians: A Select Catalog of National Archives Microfilm Publications''. Washington DC: National Archives Trust Fund Board, National Archives and Records Administration, 1998, Micropcopy M1011, p. 27.</ref>, available in the National Archives system and in the collections of the Family History Library in Salt Lake City (their {{FHL|479404|title-id|disp=microfilm number 1724359}}).  
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Microfilm copies of [[Superintendents' Annual Narrative and Statistical Reports (BIA), 1907-1938|...Narrative and Statistical Reports..]]. for the Southern Navajo Agency, 1927-1935, are included in National Archives Microscopy M1011, Roll 141<ref>''American Indians: A Select Catalog of National Archives Microfilm Publications''. Washington DC: National Archives Trust Fund Board, National Archives and Records Administration, 1998, Microscopy M1011, p. 27.</ref>, available in the National Archives system and in the collections of the Family History Library in Salt Lake City (their {{FHL|479404|title-id|disp=microfilm number 1724359}}).
  
Annual [[American Indian Census Rolls|''Indian Census Rolls'']] were taken at this agency for 1930 thru 1935. These rolls have been microfilmed by the [http://www.archives.gov/ National Archives] as part of their Microcopy Number M595, rolls 518 thru 531<ref>''American Indians: A Select Catalog of National Archives Microfilm Publications''. Washington DC: National Archives Trust Fund Board, National Archives and Records Administration, 1998, Microcopy M595, p. 51.</ref>. Copies of these records are also available at the National Archives, their Regional Archives, and at the Family History Library and its family history centers (their {{FHL|297519|title-id|disp=microfilm numbers 581893-581906}}). These census rolls are also available online at Ancestry.com's subscription web site.  
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Annual [[American Indian Census Rolls|''Indian Census Rolls'']] were taken at this agency for 1930 thru 1935. These rolls have been microfilmed by the [http://www.archives.gov/ National Archives] as part of their Microscopy Number M595, rolls 518 thru 531<ref>''American Indians: A Select Catalog of National Archives Microfilm Publications''. Washington DC: National Archives Trust Fund Board, National Archives and Records Administration, 1998, Microscopy M595, p. 51.</ref>. Copies of these records are also available at the National Archives, their Regional Archives, and at the Family History Library and its family history centers (their {{FHL|297519|title-id|disp=microfilm numbers 581893-581906}}). These census rolls are also available online at Ancestry.com's subscription web site.  
  
 
*1937 Census Navajo Southern reservation FHL films 579688-579689
 
*1937 Census Navajo Southern reservation FHL films 579688-579689
  
 
*1937 Census Navajo Southern reservation (New Mexico) FHL 579690
 
*1937 Census Navajo Southern reservation (New Mexico) FHL 579690
'''Vital Records''' with Census FHL films 581896, 581899,and 581902
 
  
(these films are a part of the above collection) See also: [[Southern_Navajo_Indian_Agency_(Arizona)|Southern Navajo Indian Agency]] and [[Fort Defiance Indian Agency|Fort Defiance Agency]].  
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'''Vital Records''' with Census FHL films 581896, 581899,and 581902
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(these films are a part of the above collection) See also: [[Southern_Navajo_Indian_Agency_(Arizona)|Southern Navajo Indian Agency]] and [[Fort Defiance Indian Agency|Fort Defiance Agency]].
  
 
See also [[Navajo Indian Agency|Navajo Agency]] and [[Fort Defiance Indian Agency|Fort Defiance Agency]] for a listing of other records pertaining to this agency.
 
See also [[Navajo Indian Agency|Navajo Agency]] and [[Fort Defiance Indian Agency|Fort Defiance Agency]] for a listing of other records pertaining to this agency.
  
=== References ===
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=== References ===
  
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*''American Indians: A Select Catalog of National Archives Microfilm Publications''. Washington DC: National Archives Trust Fund Board, National Archives and Records Administration, 1998.  
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*''American Indians: A Select Catalog of National Archives Microfilm Publications''. Washington DC: National Archives Trust Fund Board, National Archives and Records Administration, 1998.
*Hill, Edward E. (comp.). ''Guide to Records in the National Archives of the United States Relating to American Indians''. Washington DC: National Archives and Records Service, General Services Administration, 1981.  
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*Hill, Edward E. (comp.). ''Guide to Records in the National Archives of the United States Relating to American Indians''. Washington DC: National Archives and Records Service, General Services Administration, 1981.
*Hill, Edward E. ''The Office of Indian Affairs, 1824-1880: Historical Sketches''. New York, New York: Clearwater Publishing Company, Inc., 1974.  
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*Hill, Edward E. ''The Office of Indian Affairs, 1824-1880: Historical Sketches''. New York, New York: Clear-water Publishing Company, Inc., 1974.
*''Historical Sketches for Jurisdictional and Subject Headings Used for the Letters Received by the Office of Indian Affairs, 1824-1880''. National Archives Microcopy T1105.  
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*''Historical Sketches for Jurisdictional and Subject Headings Used for the Letters Received by the Office of Indian Affairs, 1824-1880''. National Archives Microscopy T1105.
 
*''Preliminary Inventory No. 163: Records of the Bureau of Indian Affairs''. Washington DC: National Archives and Records Services. [http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~texlance/records/bia(dc)intro.htm Available online]
 
*''Preliminary Inventory No. 163: Records of the Bureau of Indian Affairs''. Washington DC: National Archives and Records Services. [http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~texlance/records/bia(dc)intro.htm Available online]
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[[Category:American_Indian_Agencies]]

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Guide to Southern Navajo Indian Agency (Arizona) ancestry, family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.

Indian Tribes Associated With This Agency[edit | edit source]

Navajo

History[edit | edit source]

The Southern Navajo Agency is another name for the Fort Defiance Agency. It operated under the Southern Navajo name for a few years in the mid-1900s.

Records[edit | edit source]

The majority of records of individuals were those created by the agencies. Some records may be available to tribal members through the tribal headquarters.They were (and are) the local office of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, and were charged with maintaining records of the activities of those under their responsibility. Among these records are:

Microfilm copies of ...Narrative and Statistical Reports... for the Southern Navajo Agency, 1927-1935, are included in National Archives Microscopy M1011, Roll 141[1], available in the National Archives system and in the collections of the Family History Library in Salt Lake City (their microfilm number 1724359).

Annual Indian Census Rolls were taken at this agency for 1930 thru 1935. These rolls have been microfilmed by the National Archives as part of their Microscopy Number M595, rolls 518 thru 531[2]. Copies of these records are also available at the National Archives, their Regional Archives, and at the Family History Library and its family history centers (their microfilm numbers 581893-581906). These census rolls are also available online at Ancestry.com's subscription web site.

  • 1937 Census Navajo Southern reservation FHL films 579688-579689
  • 1937 Census Navajo Southern reservation (New Mexico) FHL 579690

Vital Records with Census FHL films 581896, 581899,and 581902

(these films are a part of the above collection) See also: Southern Navajo Indian Agency and Fort Defiance Agency.

See also Navajo Agency and Fort Defiance Agency for a listing of other records pertaining to this agency.

References[edit | edit source]

  1. American Indians: A Select Catalog of National Archives Microfilm Publications. Washington DC: National Archives Trust Fund Board, National Archives and Records Administration, 1998, Microscopy M1011, p. 27.
  2. American Indians: A Select Catalog of National Archives Microfilm Publications. Washington DC: National Archives Trust Fund Board, National Archives and Records Administration, 1998, Microscopy M595, p. 51.
  • American Indians: A Select Catalog of National Archives Microfilm Publications. Washington DC: National Archives Trust Fund Board, National Archives and Records Administration, 1998.
  • Hill, Edward E. (comp.). Guide to Records in the National Archives of the United States Relating to American Indians. Washington DC: National Archives and Records Service, General Services Administration, 1981.
  • Hill, Edward E. The Office of Indian Affairs, 1824-1880: Historical Sketches. New York, New York: Clear-water Publishing Company, Inc., 1974.
  • Historical Sketches for Jurisdictional and Subject Headings Used for the Letters Received by the Office of Indian Affairs, 1824-1880. National Archives Microscopy T1105.
  • Preliminary Inventory No. 163: Records of the Bureau of Indian Affairs. Washington DC: National Archives and Records Services. Available online