New Mexico, Catholic Church Records - FamilySearch Historical Records
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New Mexico, Catholic Church Records, 1701-1956
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|Location of New Mexico|
|Multiple Catholic churches in New Mexico|
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This collection contains records from Catholic churches in New Mexico. See "Related Family Library Holdings" for collections in this publication.
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The collection records from parishes in the following counties:
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Research Helps[edit | edit source]
The following articles will help you in your research for your family in the state of New Mexico.
Related Family History Library Holdings[edit | edit source]
- Our Lady Purification Mission. Dona Ana. Church records, 1859-1956
- St. Augustine. Isleta. Church records, 1726-1956
- San Miguel. Ribera. Church records, 1846-1956
- Santa Clara Mission. Santa Clara. Church records, 1726-1880
- Our Lady of Guadalupe. Taos. Church records, 1701-1956
- San Miguel. Socorro. Church records, 1821-1956.
- San Diego Mission. Tesuque. Church records, 1694-1728
- Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception. Tome. Church records, 1793-1956
- Holy Cross. Holy Cross. Santa Cruz. Church records, 1726-1956
- Nambe. Church records, 1707-1869
- St. Joseph. Park View. Church records, 1883-1956
- Santa Gertrudis. Mora. Church records, 1856-1956
- San Antonio. Pecos. Church records, 1699-1956
- Santa Clara. Wagon Mound. Church records, 1872-1956
- Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe. Pojoaque. Church records, 1774-1853
- San Juan de los Caballeros Church. San Juan. Church records, 1726-1956
- St. Lawrence Mission. Picuris. Church records. 1726-1867
- San Felipe Church. Albuquerque. Church records, 1703-1956
- St. Thomas the Apostle Church. Abiquiu. Church records, 1777-1956
- San Miguel. Parish registers, 1820-1847
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