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

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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
'''1899--'''Otero County was created 30 January 1899 from [[Dona_Ana_County,_New_Mexico|Dona Ana]], [[Lincoln_County,_New_Mexico|Lincoln]], and [[Socorro_County,_New_Mexico|Socorro]] Counties.
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'''1899--'''Otero County was created 30 January 1899 from [[Dona Ana County, New Mexico|Dona Ana]], [[Lincoln County, New Mexico|Lincoln]], and [[Socorro County, New Mexico|Socorro]] Counties.  
  
*'''County seat: '''Alamogordo <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>  
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*'''County seat: '''Alamogordo <ref name="Handybook">''The Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'',10th ed. (Draper, UT:Everton Publishers, 2002).</ref>
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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Revision as of 21:45, 12 December 2008

United States > New Mexico > Otero County
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County Courthouse

History

Parent County

1899--Otero County was created 30 January 1899 from Dona Ana, Lincoln, and Socorro Counties.

  • County seat: Alamogordo [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).