Difference between revisions of "Roosevelt County, New Mexico Genealogy"

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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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*[[Bailey_County,_Texas|Bailey County, Texas]]
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*[[Chaves_County,_New_Mexico|Chaves]]
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*[[Cochran_County,_Texas|Cochran County, Texas]]
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*[[Curry_County,_New_Mexico|Curry]]
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*[[De_Baca_County,_New_Mexico|De Baca]]
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*[[Lea_County,_New_Mexico|Lea]]
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*[[Parmer_County,_Texas|Parmer County, Texas]]
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*[[Quay_County,_New_Mexico|Quay]]
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 02:14, 11 December 2008

United States > New Mexico > Roosevelt County
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County Courthouse

The county seat is Portales.

History

  • Named for Theodore Roosevelt, the 26th President of the United States

Parent County

1903--Roosevelt County was created 28 February 1903 from Chaves and Guadalupe Counties.
County seat: Portales [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

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).