Taos County, New Mexico

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Revision as of 16:58, 26 October 2010

United States > New Mexico > Taos County
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Contents

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1598 - Part of El Reino De Nuevo Mexico, Espana

1821 - Part of Territorio de Nuevo Mexico, Mexico

1850 - Part of New Mexico Territory, United States

1852--Taos County was created 9 January 1852 as an original county.  County seat: Taos [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Las Trampas since 1751 [Santo Tomas Apostol del Rio de las Trampas]

Llano de San Juan Nepomuceno since about 1796

Penasco since 1796

Picuries Pueblo since around 750 AD

Questa since 1883

San Fernando de Taos since about 1710

Taos since 1885

Taos Pueblo continuously inhabited for over 1000 years

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Taos

Court

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

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. The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America,10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).