McKinley County, New Mexico Genealogy

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*'''1901--'''McKinley County was created&nbsp;1 January 1901 (law dated&nbsp;23 February 1899)&nbsp;from [[Bernalillo County, New Mexico|Bernalillo]], [[Valencia County, New Mexico|Valencia]], [[San Juan County, New Mexico|San Juan]], and [[Rio Arriba County, New Mexico|Rio Arriba]] Counties.<ref>N.M. Terr. Laws 1899, 33d assy., ch. 19/pp. 43-45</ref>
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*'''County seat:''' Gallup <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
 
*'''County seat:''' Gallup <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
  

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Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

  • 1901--McKinley County was created 1 January 1901 (law dated 23 February 1899) from Bernalillo County.[1]
  • County seat: Gallup [2]

Boundary Changes

  • 1901 - On 18 March 1901, McKINLEY gained from BERNALILLO, SAN JUAN, and VALENCIA counties, assuming present shape.[3]

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Ramah Cemetery in Ramah NM

Census

For tips on accessing McKinley County, New Mexico Genealogy census records online, see: New Mexico Census.


Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Gallup
  • Ramah

Court

Land

The primary function of the McKinley County Clerk is to file and record documents of all kinds, including all land documents, maps and plats for the county, subdivision maps and surveys, legal descriptions, bills of sale, and property tax liens.

    McKinley county NM Courthouse
    207 West Hill St
    Gallup, NM 87301

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. N.M. Terr. Laws 1899, 33d assy., ch. 19/pp. 43-45
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).
  3. N.M. Terr. Laws 1901, 34th assy., ch. 39/pp. 75-79