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The best collection of published biographies in [[New Mexico|New Mexico]] is at the New Mexico State Library. The Family History Library has some biographies. Representative biographical encyclopedias are:  
 
The best collection of published biographies in [[New Mexico|New Mexico]] is at the New Mexico State Library. The Family History Library has some biographies. Representative biographical encyclopedias are:  
  
''An Illustrated History of New Mexico and Biographical Mention of Many of its Pioneers and Prominent Citizens of Today''. Chicago, Illinois: The Lewis Publishing Company, 1895. (Family History Library [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=429571&disp=An+Illustrated+history+of+New+Mexico++ film 1000217].)  
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''An Illustrated History of New Mexico and Biographical Mention of Many of its Pioneers and Prominent Citizens of Today''. Chicago, Illinois: The Lewis Publishing Company, 1895. (Family History Library {{FHL|429571|title-id|disp=film 1000217}}.)  
  
Chavez, Fray Angelico. ''Origins of New Mexico Families in the Spanish Colonial Period. 1954''. Reprint, Albuquerque, New Mexico: The University of Albuquerque, 1973. (Family History Library [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=157781&disp=Origins+of+New+Mexico+families+in+the+Sp%20%20&columns=*,0,0 book 978.9 D2c 1973].) This pertains to the period from 1598 to 1821.  
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Chavez, Fray Angelico. ''Origins of New Mexico Families in the Spanish Colonial Period. 1954''. Reprint, Albuquerque, New Mexico: The University of Albuquerque, 1973. (Family History Library {{FHL|157781|title-id|disp=book 978.9 D2c 1973}}.) This pertains to the period from 1598 to 1821.  
  
Coan, Charles F. ''A History of New Mexico . . . Historical and Biographical''. Three Volumes. Chicago, Illinois: The American Historical Society, 1925. (Family History Library [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=345958&disp=A+history+of+New+Mexico+...++ film 1000220].) Volumes 2 and 3 are biographical.  
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Coan, Charles F. ''A History of New Mexico . . . Historical and Biographical''. Three Volumes. Chicago, Illinois: The American Historical Society, 1925. (Family History Library {{FHL|345958|title-id|disp=film 1000220}}.) Volumes 2 and 3 are biographical.  
  
''History of New Mexico: Its Resources and People''. Two Volumes. Los Angeles, California: Pacific States Publishing Company, 1907. (Family History Library [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titlefilmnotes&columns=*%2C0%2C0&titleno=157101&disp=History+of+New+Mexico++ book 978.9 H2h]; [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=157101&disp=History+of+New+Mexico%20%20&columns=*,0,0 Volume 1 on film 844902]; [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=157101&disp=History+of+New+Mexico%20%20&columns=*,0,0 Volume 2 on film 1000217 item 2].)  
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''History of New Mexico: Its Resources and People''. Two Volumes. Los Angeles, California: Pacific States Publishing Company, 1907. (Family History Library {{FHL|157101|title-id|disp=book 978.9 H2h}}; {{FHL|157101|title-id|disp=Volume 1 on film 844902}}; {{FHL|157101|title-id|disp=Volume 2 on film 1000217 item 2}}.)  
  
 
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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. Representative biographical encyclopedias are:

An Illustrated History of New Mexico and Biographical Mention of Many of its Pioneers and Prominent Citizens of Today. Chicago, Illinois: The Lewis Publishing Company, 1895. (Family History Library film 1000217.)

Chavez, Fray Angelico. Origins of New Mexico Families in the Spanish Colonial Period. 1954. Reprint, Albuquerque, New Mexico: The University of Albuquerque, 1973. (Family History Library book 978.9 D2c 1973.) This pertains to the period from 1598 to 1821.

Coan, Charles F. A History of New Mexico . . . Historical and Biographical. Three Volumes. Chicago, Illinois: The American Historical Society, 1925. (Family History Library film 1000220.) Volumes 2 and 3 are biographical.

History of New Mexico: Its Resources and People. Two Volumes. Los Angeles, California: Pacific States Publishing Company, 1907. (Family History Library book 978.9 H2h; Volume 1 on film 844902; Volume 2 on film 1000217 item 2.)

Web Sites

http://www.nmstatelibrary.org/research-collections/collections

Mexico http://www.accessgenealogy.com/scripts/data/database.cgi?file=Data&report=BioLocation&pagename=1bio&SearchTerm=New%20Mexico