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Grant County, New Mexico Genealogy

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Guide to ''' Grant County, New Mexico ancestry, genealogy and family history, and genealogy''' , birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
{| style="width:18%; float:right"|-| <center>{{Click|Imageimage:NM_ORP.png|New Mexico_Online_Genealogy_Records}}</center>|-| <center>{{Infobox U.S. County 2016|organized= January 30, 1868|county seat= Silver City|parent county= [[Dona Ana County, New Mexico Genealogy|Doña Ana]]<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), New Mexico.{{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>|variant spellings=|county1= [[Catron County, New Mexico Genealogy|Catron]]|county2= [[Greenlee County, Arizona Genealogy|Greenlee (AZ)]]|county3= [[Hidalgo County, New Mexico Genealogy|Hidalgo]]|county4= [[Luna County, New Mexico Genealogy|Luna]]|county5= [[Sierra County, New Mexico Genealogy|Sierra]]</br><center>[[Grant County, New Mexico Online Genealogy Records#Maps and Gazetteers|See County Maps]]</center>|county6=|county7=|county8=|county9=|county10=|county courthouse= [[Image:NewMexicoGrantCourthouse.jpg|245x245px]]|county location in state= [[Image:Nm-grant.png|center|185x185px|Nm-grant.png]]|adoption=}}|}<div style="width:17%; float:left; margin-right:4em; padding:0px">__TOC__</div>== County Information ==
{{Infobox U.S. County | county = Grant County | county_map = | state = New Mexico | state_map Description = New-mexico.png | latd = | longd = | founded year = 1868| founded date = January 30| seat = Silver City | building image = NewMexicoGrantCourthouse.jpg| building address = Grant County Courthouse<br>201 N Cooper St<br>PO Box 898<br>Silver City, NM 88062<br>Phone: 505.538.2979 [http://www.grantcountynm.com/ Grant County Website]}}
[[ImageGrant County was named for Ulysses S. Grant. The County is located in the southwest area of the state.<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Grant, New Mexico," in ''https:Nm-grant//en.wikipedia.png|right|300px|Nm-grantorg/wiki/Grant_County,_New_Mexico.png]] '' accessed 8/29/2018</ref>
=== County Information Courthouse ==={{NM Courthouse Intro|Grant}}'''Grant County Courthouse'''<br>201 N Cooper St<br>PO Box 898<br>Silver City, NM 88062<br>Phone: 505.538.2979<br>[http://www.grantcountynm.com/grant_county_nm_info.php?CID=372 Grant County Website]<br><br>County Clerk has marriage records from 1872, probate records from 1884, land records from 1871, and newspapers from 1900;<br>District Court Clerk has divorce Records;<br>Municipal Court has court records.<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), New Mexico.{{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
==== Grant County, New Mexico Record Dates ===={{NM Record Dates Intro|Grant}}{| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="1"|-| bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" colspan="7" | <center>'''Known Beginning Dates for Major County Records'''<ref>''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Grant County, New Mexico. Page 473 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}; Alice Eichholz, ed. Ancestry’s Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources, Third ed. (Provo, Utah: Ancestry, 2004), 470.</ref></center>
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| width="1614.62%" bgcoloralign="#e4d8e5center" | 1907| width="14.2%" align="center" | '''[[Grant County, New Mexico Genealogy#Vital_Records|Birth]]''' 1872| width="1614.62%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Grant County, New Mexico Genealogy#Vital_Records|Marriage]]''' 1907| width="1614.62%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Grant County, New Mexico Genealogy#Vital_Records|Death]]''' 6| width="1614.62%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Grant County, New Mexico Genealogy#Census|Census]]''' 1871| width="1614.62%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | [[Grant County, New Mexico Genealogy#Land|'''Land''']] 1884| width="1614.62%" bgcolor="#e4d8e5" align="center" | '''[[Grant County, New Mexico Genealogy#Probate|Probate]]'''1790
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=== County Courthouse Record Loss ==={| |-| There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.
[http://www.grantcountynm.com/ Grant County Courthouse]<br>201 N Cooper St; PO Box 898; <br>Silver City, NM 88062<br>Phone:. 505.538.2979&nbsp;<br><br>'''''County Clerk''''' has marriage records from 1872, probate records from 1884, land records from 1871, and newspapers from 1900; '''''District Court Clerk''''' has divorce Records; '''''Municipal Court''''' has court records.<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Grant County, New Mexico page 473, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  === History Boundary Changes ==={{NM Boundary Changes Intro|Grant}}{| ==== Parent County ====|-| *Up until '''1821''' -&nbsp; [[New Spain]] controlled land that later would become New Mexico and Arizona. Some records of early settlers may have been sent to an [http://www.mcu.es/archivos/MC/AGI/index.html archives] in Seville, Spain, or to [[Mexico Archives and Libraries|archives]] in Mexico City. <br> *From 1821 until '''1846''' -&nbsp;[[Mexico Genealogy|Mexico]] had jurisdiction over the land that later would become New Mexico and Arizona. Some records of this period may have been sent to [[Mexico Archives and Libraries|archives]] in Mexico City. Starting in 1846 United States forces occupied New Mexico during the {{wpd|Mexican-American War}}. <br> *'''1848''' -&nbsp; Part of the land that became Grant County formally became a part of the United States when the Mexican-American War ended with ratification of the {{wpd|Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo}}.<br>
*'''1855''' -&nbsp; The {{wpd|Gadsden Purchase}} of Mexican land was added to '''Doña Ana County''', New Mexico, part of which later became the southern part of '''Grant County'''.
 
*'''1868--'''Grant County was created 30 January 1868 from [[Dona Ana County, New Mexico Genealogy|Doña Ana]] County.<ref name="HBG" />
 ==== Description ==== Grant *'''County was formed in 1868 from part of Dona Ana County, the county seat is :''' Silver City.<refname="HBG">http''Handybook for Genealogists://www.grantcountynm.com/ accessed 09/29/2016</ref> The county was named for Ulysses S. Grant, 18th President of the United Statesof America'', 10th ed.<ref>https(Draper, Utah://enEverton Pub., 2002), New Mexico.wikipedia{{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.org/wiki/Grant_County,_New_Mexico accessed 10/31/2016</ref> ==== Boundary Changes ====<br>
*[http://www.mapofus.org/newmexico/ Interactive Formation Boundary Map of New Mexico] - shows boundary changes for New Mexico Counties
*[http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/NM_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm New Mexico Historical Boundary Changes] - list of all boundary changes by county provided by [https://www.newberry.org/ Newberry Library]<br>
For animated maps illustrating New Mexico County boundary changes, [http://www.mapofus.org/newmexico/ "Rotating Formation New Mexico County Boundary Maps"] (1845-1981) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.
|}===Populated Places = Record Loss ==For a complete list of populated places, including small neighborhoods and suburbs, visit [https://newmexico.hometownlocator.com/counties/cities,cfips,017,c,grant.cfm HomeTown Locator].The following are the most historically and genealogically relevant populated places in this county:<ref>Wikipedia contributors, "Grant County, New Mexico, New Mexico," in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'',https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grant_County,_New_Mexico, accessed 31 January 2019.</ref> {{populated places<!--cities column------------------->| cities-col1=<div>* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bayard,_New_Mexico Bayard]</div>| cities-col2=| cities-col3=<!--towns column------------------->| towns-col1=<div>* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hurley,_New_Mexico Hurley]</div>| towns-col2=<div>* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Silver_City,_New_Mexico Silver City (county seat)]</div>| towns-col3=<!--villages column------------------->| villages-col1=<div>* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Santa_Clara,_New_Mexico Santa Clara]</div>| villages-col2=| villages-col3=<!--unincorp column------------------->
There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county| unincorp-col1=<div>* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dwyer,_New_Mexico Dwyer]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fort_Bayard,_New_Mexico Fort Bayard]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mangas_Springs Mangas Springs]</div>| unincorp-col2=<div>* Mimbres Valley* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mule_Creek,_New_Mexico Mule Creek]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Redrock,_New_Mexico Redrock]</div>| unincorp-col3=<div>* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Riverside,_Grant_County,_New_Mexico Riverside]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Separ,_New_Mexico Separ]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sherman,_New_Mexico Sherman]</div><!--census column------------------->| census-col1=<div>* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arenas_Valley,_New_Mexico Arenas Valley]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buckhorn,_New_Mexico Buckhorn]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cliff,_New_Mexico Cliff]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cobre,_New_Mexico Cobre]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Faywood,_New_Mexico Faywood]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gila,_New_Mexico Gila]</div>| census-col2=<div>* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hachita,_New_Mexico Hachita]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hanover,_New_Mexico Hanover]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lake_Roberts,_New_Mexico Lake Roberts]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lake_Roberts_Heights,_New_Mexico Lake Roberts Heights]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mimbres,_New_Mexico Mimbres]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/North_Hurley,_New_Mexico North Hurley]</div>| census-col3=<div>* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pinos_Altos,_New_Mexico Pinos Altos]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rosedale,_New_Mexico Rosedale]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/San_Lorenzo,_Grant_County,_New_Mexico San Lorenzo]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trout_Valley,_New_Mexico Trout Valley]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tyrone,_New_Mexico Tyrone]* [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/White_Signal,_New_Mexico White Signal]</div>}}
== Places/Localities =History Timeline ==={{NM Historical Timeline Intro|Grant}}
==Resources == Populated Places<ref> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grant_County,_New_Mexico#Communities </ref> =========City=====*Bayard*Towns[edit]*Hurley*Silver City (county seat)=====Village=====*Santa Clara=====Census-designated places====={{div col|4}}*Arenas Valley*Buckhorn*Cliff*Cobre*Faywood*Gila*Hachita*Hanover*Lake Roberts*Lake Roberts Heights*Mimbres*North Hurley*Pinos Altos*Rosedale*San Lorenzo*Trout Valley*Tyrone*White Signal{{div col end}}=====Unincorporated communities====={{div colNM Resources Intro|4}}*Dwyer*Fort Bayard*Mangas Springs*Mimbres Valley*Mule Creek*Redrock*Riverside*Separ*Sherman{{div col endGrant}}
==== Neighboring Counties =Bible Records ==={{NM Bible Intro|Grant}}
*[[Catron County, New Mexico Genealogy|Catron]] *[[Greenlee County, Arizona Genealogy|Greenlee County, Arizona]] *[[Hidalgo County, New Mexico Genealogy|Hidalgo]] *[[Luna County, New Mexico Genealogy|Luna]] === Biographies ===*[[Sierra County, New Mexico Genealogy{{NM Biographies Intro|Sierra]]Grant}}
== Resources =Business, Commerce, and Occupations ==={{NM Business Records Intro|Grant}}
==== Cemeteries ====*[http://www.nmgenealogy101.com/cemetery-records/ New Mexico Cemetery Records]*[http://www.usgennet.org/usa/topic/cemetery/newmexico/ AHGP New Mexico Cemetery Transcription & Photo Project]*[http://www.accessgenealogy.com/cemetery/new-mexico-cemetery-records-luna-to-valencia.htm New Mexico Cemetery Records, Luna to Valencia]*[http://recordsproject.com/cemetery/new-mexico.asp New Mexico Cemetery Record Information Online]*[http://www.usgwtombstones.org/newmexico/newmex.html New Mexico Tombstone Transcription Project]*[http://www.uscemeteryproj2.com/newmexico/nmcemproj.htm New Mexico {{NM Cemeteries Project]*[http://www.nmgs.org/artGRNM-VR.htm#Cemetery New Mexico Vital Record Information: Cemeteries]*[http://www.deathindexes.com/newmexico/ Online New Mexico Death Records and Indexes]*[http://www.cemeteries-of-tx.com/newmexico/index.html Cemeteries of New Mexico]*[http://billiongraves.com/ BillionGraves.com] - Provides photos and GPS locations of grave markers. *[http://www.cyndislist.com/cemeteries/ Cyndi's List] - Cemeteries &amp; funeral homes *[http://www.findagrave.com/ Findagrave.com] *[http://www.interment.net/ Interment.net] *[http://userdb.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cemeteries/ Rootsweb] *[http://www.usgenweb.com/ UsGenweb.org]Intro|Grant}}
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| width="25%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black" | <center>'''Tombstone Transcriptions Online'''</center>| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" valign="top" style="border:1px solid black" | * [httphttps://www.findagrave.com/cgi-binmemorial Findagrave.com]* [http://www.nmgenweb.us/contents/resources.shtml NMGenWeb]* [http://www.usgwarchives.net/nm/grant/grant.htm NMGenWeb Archives]* [http://fgusgwtombstones.cgiorg/newmexico/grant.html Tombstone Project]*[http://newmexicogravestones.org/search.php?pagecid=gsr10&GSfnlm=s&GSmnlast=&GSlnfm=s&GSbyrelfirst=all&GSby=&GSdyrel=all&GSdy=&GScntry=4&GSst=34&GScnty=1937&GSgrid=&df=all&GSob=n FindagraveNew Mexico Gravestone Project]* [http://www.uscemeteryproj2.com/newmexico/grant/grant.htm NM Cemetery Project]| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | {{FHL|346809|subject-id|disp=Family History Library}}| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | * [http://www.findagraveinterment.comnet/us/cgi-binnm/fggrant.cgi?page=csr&CScn=&CScntry=4&CSst=34&CScnty=1937 Findagravehtm NM Interment]* [https://billiongraves.com/search# Billion Graves]
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| width="25%" bgcolor="#F0F0F0E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black" | <center>'''Tombstone Transcriptions in Print''' ([http:/[The Value of Cemetery Records in Print |Often more complete]])</www.grantcountynewmexico.org/cemetery.htm NMGenWeb]center>| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" style="border:1px solid black" valign="top" | * {{FHL|346809|subject-id| disp=Family History Library}}*[httphttps://www.worldcat.org/search?qt=worldcat_org_all&q=suGrant%3Acemetery+Grant2C+New+Mexico&qt=advanced&dblist=638 +cemeteries+ WorldCat]| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [https://billiongraves.com/search/results?year_range=5&action=search_cemetery&exact=true&country=United%20States&state=New%20Mexico&county=Grant&cemetery_name=a# Billion Graves]
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| width="25%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" style="border:1px solid black" |<center>'''List of Cemeteries in the County'''</center>| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" style="border:1px solid black" valign="top" | * [https://www.findagrave.com/cemetery-browse/USA/New-Mexico/Grant-County?id=county_1937 Findagrave.com]* [https://billiongraves.com/search/cemetery Billion Graves]*[http://www.usgwarchivescemeteries-of-tx.netcom/nmnewmexico/grantGrant/grantListGrant.htm NMGenWeb Archiveshtml Cemeteries of New Mexico]| bgcolor*[http://www.epodunk.com/cgi-bin/localList.php?local=17851&locTGroup=Cemeteries&direction=down&sec=0&qty=16&stateAbbv="#F0F0F0" || bgcolor&stateName="#F0F0F0" |Cemeteries in or near Grant by EPunk]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://usgwtombstones.org/newmexico/grant.html Tombstone Project]| bgcolorcolspan="#F0F0F02" || bgcolor="#F0F0F0E0E0E0" ||-| bgcolorstyle="#F0F0F0" | [httpborder://www.interment.net/us/nm/grant.htm NM Interment]| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" || bgcolor="#F0F0F0" ||-| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [https://billiongraves.com/pages/search/# Billion Graves]| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" || bgcolor="#F0F0F0" ||-| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" colspan="31px solid black" | <center>See '''[[New Mexico Cemeteries|New Mexico Cemeteries]] ''' for more information.</center>
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==== Census =Records ==={{NM Census Intro|Grant}} 
{{Historical populations
|type = USA
|heading = Census
|footnote = Source: [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grant_County,_New_Mexico#Demographics "Wikipedia.org".]
|1910 |14813
|1920 |21939
|1950 |21649
|1960 |18700
|1970 |22030 |1980 |26204 |1990 |27676
|2000 |31002
|2010 |29514
}}
===== '''''Federal Census Records'''''<br>Federal Censuses were taken for New Mexico starting in 1850. For links to Federal census indexes, see [[New Mexico Census]]. '''''State Census Records ====='''''<br>*'''1885''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1976 New Mexico Territorial Census 1885] at [http://search.ancestry.com Ancestry] (free)
*'''Late 1800s''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3085 1800s Arizona and New Mexico Territories Census, Late 1800s] ($)
===== Federal Census Church Records =====Federal Censuses were taken for New Mexico starting in 1850. For links to Federal census indexes, see [[New Mexico Census]].{{NM Church Intro|Grant}}
==== Church ===={{NM Church Intro}}LDS Ward and Branch Records of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
*Gila *Hachita
*Silver City
=== Court Records === {{NM Court Intro|Grant}} === Directories ==={{NM Directories Intro|Grant}}* [https://silvercitypubliclibrary.org/resources-and-services/research-and-study/local-history-and-genealogy/ Telephone and City Directories at the Silver City Public Library] - page includes a downloadable finding aid listing the telephone and city directories available at the Silver City Public Library. === Emigration and Immigration ==={{NM Emigration Intro|Grant}} === Ethnic, Political, and Religious Groups ==={{NM Ethnic Groups Intro|Grant}} === Funeral Homes ==={{NM Funeral Homes Intro|Grant}} === Genealogies ==={{NM Genealogies Intro|Grant}}
==== Land =Guardianship ==={{NM Guardianship Intro|Grant}}
=== Land and Property Records ==={{NM Land Intro|Grant}} <br><br>
''Online Land Records''
*[http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/search/ Land Patent Search] - index to federal patents and homesteads on the [http://www.glorecords.blm.gov/default.aspx Bureau of Land Management] website, some images available
*'''1796 - 1907''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1246 U.S. General Land Office Records, 1796-1907] at [http://search.ancestry.com Ancestry] - index, info taken from Bureau of Land Management website<br>*'''1861 1863 - 19361908''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60593 U.S. Homestead Records 18611863-19361908] at [http://homesearch.ancestry.com / Ancestry.com] - ($), index and images
==== Local Histories ===={{NM Histories Intro|Grant}}
{{NM History Intro}}
==== Maps and Gazetteers ==={{NM Maps Intro|Grant}} {{NM Neighboring Counties Intro|county={{NM Grant County}}}}[[Image:Nmgrant.jpg|350px]]
*[http://www.mapofus.org/newmexico/ Interactive Formation Boundary Map of New Mexico] - shows boundary changes for New Mexico Counties
*[http://guadalupe.nmgenweb.us/Histmaps.html NMGenWeb] - historical maps
=== Migration ==={{NM Migration Intro|Grant}} === Military =Records ==={{NM Military Intro|Grant}}
===== Revolutionary War ====={{NM Revolutionary War Intro|Grant}}*'''1775 - 1783''' - {{RecordSearch|2546162|United States Rosters of Revolutionary War Soldiers and Sailors, 1775-1783}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] - images only<br>
*''For more nationwide Revolutionary War databases, see [[United_States_Military_Online_Genealogy_Records|US Military Online Genealogy Records]].''
===== Civil War ====={{NM Civil War Intro|Grant}}*'''1861 - 1865''' - {{RecordSearch|1932418|New Mexico Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865}} at [https://www.familysearch.org/search FamilySearch]
*''For more nationwide Civil War databases, see [[United_States_Military_Online_Genealogy_Records|US Military Online Genealogy Records]].''
===== World War I ====={{NM World War I Intro|Grant}}*'''1917 - 1919''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8803 New Mexico, World War I Records, 1917-1919] at [http://search.ancestry.com Ancestry] ($)
*''For more natiowide World War I databases'', see [[United_States_Military_Online_Genealogy_Records|US Military OnlineGenealogy Records]].''
===== World War II ====={{NM World War II Intro|Grant}}*'''1940 - 1945''' - {{RecordSearch|2548056|New Mexico, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
*'''1941 - 1945''' - [https://www.archives.gov/research/military/ww2/navy-casualties/new-mexico.html World War II Records], 1941-1945 State Summary of War Casualties from World War II for Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard Personnel from: New Mexico
*'''1941 - 1945''' - [https://www.archives.gov/research/military/ww2/army-casualties/new-mexico.html World War II Honor List of Dead and Missing Army and Army Air Forces Personnel from: New Mexico]
*'''1941 - 1945''' - [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8867 New Mexico, World War II Records, 1941-1945] at [http://search.ancestry.com Ancestry] ($)
*''For more nationwide World War II databases'', see [[United_States_Military_Online_Genealogy_Records|US Military Online Genealogy]].
=== Naturalization and Citizenship ==={{NM Naturalization Intro|Grant}}*'''1882-1983''' - {{RecordSearch|2187007|New Mexico Naturalization Records, 1882-1983}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images === Newspapers ===={{NM Newspapers Intro|Grant}}
*[https://sites.google.com/site/onlinenewspapersite/Home/usa/nm New Mexico Online Historical Newspapers] - identifies historical archived and digitized newspapers available online on both free and pay-to-access websites.
*[https://silvercitypubliclibrary.org/resources-and-services/research-and-study/local-history-and-genealogy/ Newspapers at the Silver City Public Library] - page includes a downloadable finding aid listing the newspapers available on microfilm at the Silver City Public Library.
{{NM Newspaper abstracts|Grant}}
=== Obituaries ==={{NM Obituaries Intro|Grant}} === Other Records ==={{NM Other Records Intro|Grant}} === Periodicals ==={{NM Periodicals Intro|Grant}} === Probate Records ===={{NM Probate Intro|Grant}} '''Online Probate Records'''
*'''1801 – 1993''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9075 New Mexico Wills and Probate Records 1801-1993] at [http://homesearch.ancestry.com / Ancestry.com] — index and images $
=== School Records ==={{NM Probate Schools Intro|Grant}}
==== Taxation =Tax Records ==={{NM Tax Intro|Grant}}
=== Vital Records ==={{NM Tax Vital Intro|Grant}}
==== Vital Records Birth ===={{NM Birth Intro|Grant}}
=====Births=====
*'''1726 – 1918''' {{RecordSearch|1680839|New Mexico Births and Christenings, 1726-1918}} at [http://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch]
====Marriage =Deaths==={{NM Marriage Intro|Grant}} *'''1727 - 1900''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7872 New Mexico Marriages 1727-1900] at [http://search.ancestry.com Ancestry]($)*'''1751 - 1918''' {{RecordSearch|1680844|New Mexico Marriages, 1751-1918}} at [http://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] For a comprehensive death index of over 75,000 death records for Grant County, visit Carl W. Scholl [http://www.usgwarchives.net/nm/nmdi.htm Grant County New Mexico Death and Cemetery Records]. Sources used to create this index include cemeteries, church records, death certificates (state and local copies), funeral home records, mining records, mortuary records, obituaries, and voter purge records.<br> ==== Death ===={{NM Death Intro|Grant}} 
*'''1788 – 1798; 1838 – 1955''' {{RecordSearch|1680843|New Mexico Deaths and Burials, 1788-1798; 1838-1955}} at [http://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch]
*'''1889 - 1945''' {{RecordSearch|1546466|New Mexico Deaths, 1889-1945}} at [http://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch]
====Divorce =Marriages==={{NM Divorce Intro|Grant}} == Research Facilities ==*'''1727 - 1900''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid{{NM Research Facilities Intro|Grant}} === Archives ===7872 New Mexico Marriages 1727-1900] at [http://search.ancestry.com Ancestry] ($)*'''1751 - 1918''' {{RecordSearch|1680844NM Archives Intro|New Mexico Marriages, 1751-1918Grant}} at [http://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch]
For a comprehensive death index of over 75,000 death records for Grant County, visit Carl W. Scholl [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nma/carlscholl.htm Grant County New Mexico Death and Cemetery Records]. Sources used to create this index include cemeteries, church records, death certificates (state and local copies), funeral home records, mining records, mortuary records, obituaries, and voter purge records.<br>=== Family History Centers ==={{Family History Centers Intro}}
*[[Silver City New Mexico Family History Center]] 3755 N Swan St Silver City NM 88061-6042 United States [https://www.google.com/maps/place/3755+N+Swan+St/@32.8019802,-108.2695797,17z/data== Societies and Libraries ==!3m1!4b1!4m2!3m1!1s0x86d8b86e39e50ffb:0x902e07b2452b4783 Location Map]
'''Silver City Family History Center'''<br> 3755 N Swan St.<br> Silver City, NM.<br>Telephone: 505-388-1068<br><br>
'''Silver City Museum'''<br> 312 W. Broadway<br> Silver City, New Mexico, 88061<br>Telephone: 575-538-5921<br>[http://www.silvercitymuseum.org/resource.html Website]<br><br>=== Libraries ==={{NM Libraries Intro|Grant}}
== Family '''Silver City Public Library'''<br> 515 W. College Avenue<br> Silver City, NM 88061<br>Telephone: 575-538-3672<br>Email: ref@silvercitymail.com <br>[https://silvercitypubliclibrary.org/resources-and-services/research-and-study/local-history-and-genealogy/ Website - Local History Centers ==and Genealogy page]
=== Museums ==={{FamilySearch Centers NM Museums Intro|Grant}}
*[['''Silver City Museum'''<br> 312 W. Broadway<br> Silver City , New Mexico Family History Center]] 3755 N Swan St Silver City NM , 88061<br>Telephone: 575-6042 United States 538-5921<br>[httpshttp://www.googlesilvercitymuseum.comorg/maps/place/3755+N+Swan+St/@32resource.8019802,-108.2695797,17z/datahtml Website]<br><br> == Societies ==!3m1!4b1!4m2!3m1!1s0x86d8b86e39e50ffb:0x902e07b2452b4783 Location Map]{{NM Societies Intro|Grant}}
== Websites =={{NM Websites Intro|Grant}}
*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/newmexico/grant-county/ Grant County, NM History, Records, Facts and Genealogy]
*[https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/104941354458187372272 New Mexico Genealogy Network Community on Google+]
*[https://www.facebook.com/groups/255419071140350/ New Mexico Genealogy Network Group on Facebook]
*USGenWeb project. May have maps, name indexes, history or other information for this county. Select the state, then the county. *{{FHLPlace IDNum|205570|New+Mexico%2C+20Mexico|Grant|subject|disp=FamilySearch Catalog}}- The FamilySearch catalog contains descriptions and access information for all genealogical materials (including books, online materials, microfilm, microfiche, and publications) in their collection.  Use [https://familysearch.org/search/ Historical Records] to search for specific individuals in genealogical records== References Research Guides =={{NM Research Guides Intro|Grant}}
== References ==<references /> {{New Mexico|New Mexico}}
{{New Mexico|New Mexico}}
[[Category:Grant_County,_New_Mexico]] [[Category:New_Mexico_Counties]]
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