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Sierra County (N.M.) -- History

Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Naturalization Records by New Mexico Courts,

Identifier: 1959-281
Scope and Content Collection consists of naturalization records from New Mexico courts in the form of loose documents and docket books. Records include Declarations of Intent, Petitions for Naturalization, and Certificates of Naturalization. Loose documents also contain some correspondence of district court clerks concerning naturalization.
Dates: 1852-1960

Records of the United States Territorial and New Mexico District Courts for Sierra County,

Identifier: 1979-025
Scope and Content The collection consists of the territorial and New Mexico District Court records for Sierra County, New Mexico (1884-1926). The bulk of the material covers the years 1884-1914. Included are record books (1884-1914), case files (1884-1926), and other court material. Record books include various dockets (1888-1910) and court proceedings record books (1884-1914). Dockets include criminal (1888-1893), civil (1893-1910), and judges civil (1908-1909) volumes. Court proceedings record books include...
Dates: 1884-1926 (bulk 1884-1914)

Sierra County, N.M. Records,

Identifier: 1985-019
Scope and Content Collection consists of the records of Sierra County, New Mexico (1884-1920). Included are records of the county clerk (1893-1920), miscellaneous records of the county commissioners (1884-1892), a justice of the peace case file (1920), and records of the county assessor (1884-1912, 1924).

Some materials are in Spanish.
Dates: 1884-1924

Willard S. Hopewell Papers

Identifier: MSS-56-BC
Scope and Content Legal documents, correspondence, and miscellaneous papers dating 1884-1908, relating to Hopewell's prospecting and business management activities. Materials relate to land claims, ranching, mining, and business in various New Mexico counties including Bernalillo, Sandoval, and Sierra County. Some of the documents are placer mining location notices and contracts, coal assignments, options and abstracts on territorial timber lands including some in the Manzano Mountains, and copies of cattle...
Dates: 1884-2008