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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[New Mexico|New Mexico]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[New_Mexico_Bible_Records|New Mexico Bible Records]]''  
 
''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[New Mexico|New Mexico]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[New_Mexico_Bible_Records|New Mexico Bible Records]]''  
  
The Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) have collected some Bible records for [[New Mexico|New Mexico]] families. These are available at the DAR Library in Washington, D.C. and at the Family History Library (Family History Library {{FHL|359203|title-id|disp=film 860340}}).
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Bible records can be a good source of information about family members and relatives. A family Bible record may contain the names of parents, children, and spouses along with dates of birth, marriage, and death. In some cases, the family Bible may be the only record of a vital event, such as a birth. Typically, family Bibles are handed down from one generation to another and are still&nbsp;possessed by family members. Occassionally, a family Bible is dontated to&nbsp;a local genealogical or historical society. To locate family Bibles, begin by checking with family members and relatives.
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The following resources may also be helpful:
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=== Family History Library Collections  ===
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The Family History Library (FHL) has a few collections of family Bible records for New Mexico including the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) and county collections. These records can be found in the [https://familysearch.org/#form=catalog Family History Library Catalog] using a "Place-names" Search under:
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:New Mexico, [name of County] - BIBLE RECORDS<br><br>
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*Daughters of the American Revolution. "Bible and Family Records from New Mexico." Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1971. {{FHL|359203|title-id|disp=FHL film 860340}}.
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*Kirkham, E. Kay. ''An Index to Some of the Bibles and Family Records of the United States, vol. II''. Logan, Utah: Everton Publishers, 1984. {{FHL|460558|title-id|disp=FHL book 973 D22kk v.2; FHL fiche 6089184}}.
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=== Online Resources  ===
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*[http://www.biblerecords.com/bibles.html '''Bible Records Online'''] Has a few New Mexico family bibles.
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*[http://www.dar.org/ '''Daughters of the American Revolution''']
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Bible records can be a good source of information about family members and relatives. A family Bible record may contain the names of parents, children, and spouses along with dates of birth, marriage, and death. In some cases, the family Bible may be the only record of a vital event, such as a birth. Typically, family Bibles are handed down from one generation to another and are still possessed by family members. Occassionally, a family Bible is dontated to a local genealogical or historical society. To locate family Bibles, begin by checking with family members and relatives.

The following resources may also be helpful:

Family History Library Collections

The Family History Library (FHL) has a few collections of family Bible records for New Mexico including the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) and county collections. These records can be found in the Family History Library Catalog using a "Place-names" Search under:

New Mexico - BIBLE RECORDS
New Mexico, [name of County] - BIBLE RECORDS

  • Daughters of the American Revolution. "Bible and Family Records from New Mexico." Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1971. FHL film 860340.

Online Resources

References