Mora County, New Mexico Genealogy Guide2016-06-15T18:52:17+00:00

Mora County, New Mexico Genealogy Guide

Mora County, New Mexico (Map It) was created on February 1, 1860 from Taos County. The county was named for its county seat of Mora, New Mexico, which is itself named after lo de mora, the Spanish term for blackberry. Learn More About State of New Mexico History

Mora County is bordered by Colfax County (north), Harding County (east), San Miguel County (south), Santa Fe County (west), Rio Arriba County (west), Taos County.northwest).

Mora County Cities and Towns include Wagon Mound.

Mora County, New Mexico Courthouse Records

Mora County, New Mexico Courthouse
Mora County, NM Courthouse

The Mora County Courthouse is located in Mora, 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 Mora 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.

  • Mora County Clerks office has Marriage Records from 1891, Land Records from 1861 and Probate Records from 1920s. 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.
  • Mora County 4th 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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