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San Juan County, N.M. Records,

Identifier: 1974-025

Scope and Content

Collection consists of the records of San Juan County, New Mexico (1887-1979). The bulk of the materials cover the years 1887 to 1927. Included are poll books (1889-1890) and records of the county commissioners (1927, 1979), assessor (187-1912), justice of the peace (1890-1915), and probate court (1919, 1924). Justice of the peace and probate court records are case files.


  • 1887-1979 (Bulk 1887-1927)

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Access Restrictions

Documents are fragile. Use microfilm if available.

Copy Restrictions

Limited duplication allowed for research purposes. User is responsible for all copyright compliance.

Historical Note

Formerly parts of Taos and Rio Arriba Counties, New Mexico, San Juan County was created in 1887.


.5 linear feet + 4 rolls

Alternate Format

Some records are available on microfilm.

Related Materials

Most statehood materials remain in the county offices.


Contact Information

  1. New Mexico State Records Center and Archives
  2. Archives and Historical Services Division
  3. 1205 Camino Carlos Rey
  4. Santa Fe, New Mexico 87505
  5. Phone: 505-476-7908
  6. Fax: 505-476-7909
  7. Email:
  8. URL:


Inventory of the San Juan County, N.M. Records, 1887-1979 (Bulk 1887-1927)
Edited Full Draft
Revised by Daphne S.O. Amaiz-DeLeon
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Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
Finding aid is in English

Revision Statements

  • June 28, 2004: PUBLIC "-//New Mexico State Records Center and Archives//TEXT (US::Nm-Ar::1974-025::San Juan County, N.M. Records)//EN" "nmar1974-025.sgml" converted from EAD 1.0 to 2002 by v1to02.xsl (sy2003-10-15).
  • Monday, 20210524: Attribute normal is missing or blank.

Repository Details

Part of the New Mexico State Records Center and Archives Repository

1209 Camino Carlos Rey
Santa Fe NM 87507
(505) 476-7948