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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
  
[http://www.taoscounty.org/ Taos County Courthouse]<br>105 Albright St #D; <br>Taos, NM 87571-0676<br>Phone: 505.751.8654&nbsp;<br><br>County&nbsp;Clerk has birth, marriage, death, <br>burial and probate records from 1846<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Taos County, New Mexico page 475, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref
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[http://www.taoscounty.org/ Taos County Courthouse]<br>105 Albright St #D; <br>Taos, NM 87571-0676<br>Phone: 505.751.8654&nbsp;<br><br>County&nbsp;Clerk has birth, marriage, death, <br>burial and probate records from 1846 <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Taos County, New Mexico page 475, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
 
 
== 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.&nbsp; '''County seat: '''Taos <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
 
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====

Revision as of 15:17, 22 August 2012

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County Courthouse

Taos County Courthouse
105 Albright St #D;
Taos, NM 87571-0676
Phone: 505.751.8654 

County Clerk has birth, marriage, death,
burial and probate records from 1846 [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

Census

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

Church

LDS Ward and Branch Records

  • Taos

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), Taos County, New Mexico page 475, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.

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