Sierra County, New Mexico Genealogy

From FamilySearch Wiki

(Difference between revisions)
(Santa Fe NM)
m
Line 3: Line 3:
 
== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.courtreference.com/Sierra-County-New-Mexico-Courts.htm Sierra County Courthouse]<br>311 N Date<br>Truth or Consequences, NM 87901<br>Phone:. 505.894.2840&nbsp;<br><br>County&nbsp;Clerk has marriage and land records from 1884,<br>probate records, military discharge records from 1945; <br>Clerk District Court has divorce and court records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Sierra County, New Mexico page 474, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
+
[http://www.courtreference.com/Sierra-County-New-Mexico-Courts.htm Sierra County Courthouse]<br>311 N Date<br>Truth or Consequences, NM 87901<br>Phone:. 505.894.2840&nbsp;<br><br>County&nbsp;Clerk has marriage and land records from 1884,<br>probate records, military discharge records from 1945; <br>Clerk District Court has divorce and court records<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Sierra County, New Mexico page 475, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 15:12, 22 August 2012

United States > New Mexico > Sierra County
Nm-sierra.png

Contents

County Courthouse

Sierra County Courthouse
311 N Date
Truth or Consequences, NM 87901
Phone:. 505.894.2840 

County Clerk has marriage and land records from 1884,
probate records, military discharge records from 1945;
Clerk District Court has divorce and court records[1]

History

Parent County

1884--Sierra County was created 3 April 1884 from Socorro, Grant, Dona Ana Counties.

  • County seat: Truth or Consequences [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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


Church

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

  • USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county.
  • Family History Library Catalog

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Sierra County, New Mexico page 475, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).