De Baca County, New Mexico Genealogy Guide2016-06-15T18:48:14+00:00

De Baca County, New Mexico Genealogy Guide

De Baca County, New Mexico (Map It) was created on February 28, 1917 from Chaves County and Guadalupe County. The county was named in honor Ezequiel Cabeza de Baca, the second state governor of New Mexico. Learn More About State of New Mexico History

De Baca County is bordered by Guadalupe County (north), Quay County (northeast), Roosevelt County (east), Chaves County (south), Lincoln County (west).

De Baca County Cities and Towns include Fort Sumner.

De Baca County, New Mexico Courthouse Records

De Baca County, New Mexico Courthouse
De Baca County, NM Courthouse

The De Baca County Courthouse is located in Fort Sumner, New Mexico. Learn More About State of New Mexico Court, Tax, Land and Probate Records.

Please contact the each clerk's department to confirm mailing address, hours, fees and other information before visiting or requesting information because contact information sometimes changes.  The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH.  The documents are available to interested parties, barring confidential issues.  Most staff will assist people in finding the materials, but it is up to the individual to do the research.

The following dates indicates what vital, land, probate, and court records are in De Baca county. The date listed for each category of record is usually the earliest registration filed. The earliest date does not indicate that there are numerous records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually registered.

  • De Baca County Clerks office has Marriage Records from 1917, Land Records from 1917 and Probate Records from 1917. The County Clerks office has land records, including deeds, mining records, surveys, and plats; marriage records; and some probate records. Also Military discharges, liens, mortgages, powers of attorney, and miscellaneous affidavits may be found there.
  • De Baca County 10th District Court Clerk has many responsibilities which include courts of general jurisdiction, including probate and divorce, actions, as well as jury trials.

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