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==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
Las Trampas since 1751  
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Las Trampas since 1751 [Santo Tomas Apostol del Rio de las Trampas]
  
 
Llano de San Juan Nepomuceno since about 1796  
 
Llano de San Juan Nepomuceno since about 1796  
  
Penasco since 1796<br>  
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Penasco since 1796<br>
  
 
Picuries Pueblo since around 750 AD  
 
Picuries Pueblo since around 750 AD  
  
Questa since 1883<br>  
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Questa since 1883<br>
  
 
San Fernando de Taos since about 1710  
 
San Fernando de Taos since about 1710  
  
Taos since 1885<br>  
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Taos since 1885<br>
  
 
Taos Pueblo continuously inhabited for over 1000 years<br>
 
Taos Pueblo continuously inhabited for over 1000 years<br>

Revision as of 04:33, 14 May 2009

United States > New Mexico > Taos County
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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).