Chaves County (N.M.) -- History
Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Chaves County, N.M. Records,
Scope and Content Collection consists of the records of Chaves County, New Mexico (1870-1935). The bulk of the records cover the years, 1881-1935. Included are copies of the county clerks deed indexes that include entries that date to before the creation of Chaves County (1870-1935); a county sheriffs bond (1896); and assessment records (1891-1912). The assessment records have been microfilmed.
Dates: 1870-1935 (bulk 1882-1935)
Ernestine Chesser Williams papers, 1923-1986
Abstract Roswell artist, ranch woman, and history enthusiast, articles about her experiences living and teaching at the Flying H Ranch in the 1930s and 1940s.
Records of the United States Territorial and New Mexico District Courts for Chaves County,
Scope and Content Collection consists of the territorial and New Mexico district court records for Chaves County, New Mexico (1890-1937). The bulk of the material covers the years 1891-1914. Included are record books (1891-1914) and case files (1890-1937). Record books consist of criminal (1892-1912) and civil (1891-1913) dockets and court proceedings record books (1891-1914). Case files consist of criminal cases 1-1344 (1890-1913) and civil cases 1-9275 (1891-1937). Large gaps may exist between case files.
Dates: 1890-1937 (Bulk 1891-1914)