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== County Courthouse  ==
 
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Lea County Courthouse<br> 100 N Main Avenue<br> PO Box 4C; <br>Lovington, NM 88260<br> Phone: 505.396.8532&nbsp;<br><br>County Clerk has marriage and <br>probate records from 1917 and land records
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 20:27, 20 August 2012

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County Courthouse

Lea County Courthouse
100 N Main Avenue
PO Box 4C;
Lovington, NM 88260
Phone: 505.396.8532 

County Clerk has marriage and
probate records from 1917 and land records

History

Parent County

  • 1917--Lea County was created 7 March 1917 from Chaves and Eddy Counties. County seat: Lovington [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Neighboring Counties

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

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

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