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=== Welcome from the Land of Enchantment, New Mexico  ===
 
=== Welcome from the Land of Enchantment, New Mexico  ===
  
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1850  New Mexico Territory, United States.  1st US Federal Census in 1850  
 
1850  New Mexico Territory, United States.  1st US Federal Census in 1850  
  
1912 New Mexico, United States [47th state of the Union]
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1912 New Mexico, United States [47th state of the Union]  
  
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* The best collection of published biographies in New Mexico is at the New Mexico State Library. The Family History Library has some biographies. [[New Mexico Biography|Read more...]]
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*The best collection of published biographies in New Mexico is at the New Mexico State Library. The Family History Library has some biographies. [[New Mexico Biography|Read more...]]
  
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*[[De Baca County, New Mexico|De Baca]]  
 
*[[De Baca County, New Mexico|De Baca]]  
 
*[[Dona Ana County, New Mexico|Dona Ana]]  
 
*[[Dona Ana County, New Mexico|Dona Ana]]  
*[[Eddy County, New Mexico|Eddy]]
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*[[Eddy County, New Mexico|Eddy]]  
 
*[[Grant County, New Mexico|Grant]]  
 
*[[Grant County, New Mexico|Grant]]  
*[[Guadalupe County, New Mexico|Guadalupe]]  
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*[[Los Alamos County, New Mexico|Los Alamos]]  
 
*[[Los Alamos County, New Mexico|Los Alamos]]  
 
*[[Luna County, New Mexico|Luna]]  
 
*[[Luna County, New Mexico|Luna]]  
*[[McKinley County, New Mexico|McKinley]]
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*[[McKinley County, New Mexico|McKinley]]  
 
*[[Mora County, New Mexico|Mora]]  
 
*[[Mora County, New Mexico|Mora]]  
 
*[[Otero County, New Mexico|Otero]]  
 
*[[Otero County, New Mexico|Otero]]  
 
*[[Quay County, New Mexico|Quay]]  
 
*[[Quay County, New Mexico|Quay]]  
*[[Rio Arriba County, New Mexico|Rio Arriba]]  
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*[[San Miguel County, New Mexico|San Miguel]]  
 
*[[San Miguel County, New Mexico|San Miguel]]  
 
*[[Sandoval County, New Mexico|Sandoval]]  
 
*[[Sandoval County, New Mexico|Sandoval]]  
*[[Santa Fe County, New Mexico|Santa Fe]]
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*[[Santa Fe County, New Mexico|Santa Fe]]  
 
*[[Sierra County, New Mexico|Sierra]]  
 
*[[Sierra County, New Mexico|Sierra]]  
 
*[[Socorro County, New Mexico|Socorro]]  
 
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Extinct or Renamed Counties: <br>[[Santa Ana County, New Mexico|Santa Ana]]
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*[http://www.davidrumsey.com/directory/where/New_Mexico/ David Rumsey Map Collection] is a large online collection of rare, old, antique historical atlases, globes, maps, charts plus other cartographic treasures.  
 
*[http://www.davidrumsey.com/directory/where/New_Mexico/ David Rumsey Map Collection] is a large online collection of rare, old, antique historical atlases, globes, maps, charts plus other cartographic treasures.  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~usgenweb/nm/nmfiles.htm The New Mexico GenWeb Project] has a wealth of information and is a part of the larger [[USGenWeb|USGenWeb Project]]. [http://www.usgenweb.org/ The USGenWeb Project] provides internet information on every county in every state in the United States.  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~usgenweb/nm/nmfiles.htm The New Mexico GenWeb Project] has a wealth of information and is a part of the larger [[USGenWeb|USGenWeb Project]]. [http://www.usgenweb.org/ The USGenWeb Project] provides internet information on every county in every state in the United States.  
*[http://www.unmpress.com/Book.php?id=542 Place Names of New Mexico]&nbsp;by Robert Julyan gives a short explanation about the towns and cities in New Mexico. ISBN: 0-8263-1689-1
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*[http://www.unmpress.com/Book.php?id=542 Place Names of New Mexico]&nbsp;by Robert Julyan gives a short explanation about the towns and cities in New Mexico. ISBN: 0-8263-1689-1  
 
*<u>Origins of New Mexico Families, A Genealogy of the Spanish Colonial Period</u>&nbsp;by Fray Angelico Chavez (Museum of New Mexico Press, 1992): lists information about the founding families of Hispanic New Mexico for the 17th and 18th centuries.&nbsp; ISBN: 0-89013-239-0
 
*<u>Origins of New Mexico Families, A Genealogy of the Spanish Colonial Period</u>&nbsp;by Fray Angelico Chavez (Museum of New Mexico Press, 1992): lists information about the founding families of Hispanic New Mexico for the 17th and 18th centuries.&nbsp; ISBN: 0-89013-239-0
 
  
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[http://www.nmgs.org/linkna.htm New Mexico Genealogical Society]
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*If you are interested in being the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Moderator|moderator]] for New Mexico, please contact a [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Special:Emailuser/JensenFA Sysop].
 
*If you are interested in being the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Moderator|moderator]] for New Mexico, please contact a [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Special:Emailuser/JensenFA Sysop].
  
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*[[New Mexico Native Races|American Indians]]  
 
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*[[New Mexico Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]  
 
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United States > New Mexico

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Welcome from the Land of Enchantment, New Mexico

New-mexico.png New Mexico flag.png

Featured Content

Many military records are found at the Family History Library, the National Archives, and other federal and state archives. The United States Research Outline provides more information about the federal records.
The New Mexico Records Center and Archives has muster rolls, cemetery records, and files of the Adjutant General's office from 1848 to 1945. Read more...

Originally known as a part of Aztlan [the land of the north].  Home of the ancestors of many native american and hispanic populations. 

1598 El Reino de Nuevo Mexico, Nueva Espana [The Kingdom of New Mexico, New Spain].  Look for Spanish land records and Spanish census record. See also Camino Real de Tierra Adentro

1821 Territorio de Nuevo Mexico, Mexico [The Territory of New Mexico, Mexico].  Look for Mexican records

1848 Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo transferred much of Southwest to the United States

1850  New Mexico Territory, United States.  1st US Federal Census in 1850

1912 New Mexico, United States [47th state of the Union]

Did You Know?

  • The best collection of published biographies in New Mexico is at the New Mexico State Library. The Family History Library has some biographies. Read more...


Counties

Extinct or Renamed Counties:
Santa Ana


Research Tools

  • Find which county a town is in, what town a cemetery is in, even where a postoffice or building is by using the United States Geographical Survey's Geographical Names Information System.
  • David Rumsey Map Collection is a large online collection of rare, old, antique historical atlases, globes, maps, charts plus other cartographic treasures.
  • The New Mexico GenWeb Project has a wealth of information and is a part of the larger USGenWeb Project. The USGenWeb Project provides internet information on every county in every state in the United States.
  • Place Names of New Mexico by Robert Julyan gives a short explanation about the towns and cities in New Mexico. ISBN: 0-8263-1689-1
  • Origins of New Mexico Families, A Genealogy of the Spanish Colonial Period by Fray Angelico Chavez (Museum of New Mexico Press, 1992): lists information about the founding families of Hispanic New Mexico for the 17th and 18th centuries.  ISBN: 0-89013-239-0


Important Websites

New Mexico Genealogical Society

Things You Can Do

In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need to be done. You can help by: