Roosevelt County, New Mexico Records
Roosevelt County, New Mexico (Map It) was created on February 28, 1903 from Chaves County and Guadalupe County. The county was named in honor of Theodore Roosevelt, the twenty-sixth president of the United States.
Roosevelt County Cities and Towns include Portales, Elida.
Roosevelt County, New Mexico Courthouse Records
Roosevelt County, NM Courthouse
The Clerk's Office DOES NOT DO RESEARCH. 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 Roosevelt county. The date listed for each record is usually the earliest registration filed. The date does not indicate that there are alot records for that year and does not mean that all such events were actually filed with the clerk.
- Roosevelt County Clerks office has Marriage Records from 1903, Land Records from 1892 and Probate Records from 1903. 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.
- Roosevelt County 9th District Court Clerk has many responsibilities which include courts of general jurisdiction, including probate and divorce, actions, as well as jury trials.
Roosevelt County, New Mexico Census Records
- Learn More: State of New Mexico Census Records
- U.S. Federal Population Schedules: 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940
- Territorial Population Schedules: None
- U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules: None
- Selected U.S. Federal Census Agriculture Schedules: None
- Selected U.S. Federal Census Industry Schedules: None
- Union Veterans Schedules: None
Roosevelt County, New Mexico Vital Records
- Learn More: State of New Mexico Vital Records
- Birth & Death Records: from 1920 to present and delayed records since 1880.
- Marriage Records: None, See County Clerk's Office
- Divorce Records: None, See Magistrate Court's Office
- Locations: New Mexico Bureau of Vital Records
- Vital Records Online: USAVital or Social Security Death Index
- Vital Records by Mail: Birth Certificate, Death Certificate Applications.
- In Person: New Mexico Vital Records and Health Statistics, 1105 St. Francis Dr., Santa Fe, NM 87502; (505) 827-0121
Roosevelt County, New Mexico Resources
- Roosevelt County Historical Society, Portales, New Mexico
- Roosevelt County Genealogical Society, Portales Public Library
- Roosevelt County Searchers Genealogical Society
- Roosevelt County, New Mexico Message Boards
Roosevelt County, New Mexico External Links
- Historical Newspapers from New Mexico (1844–1973)
- Roosevelt County, New Mexico Books - Amazon
- Roosevelt Co., New Mexico - FindaGrave
- Roosevelt County, New Mexico Links - Cyndi's List
- Roosevelt Co. NMGenweb
- Roosevelt County, New Mexico Ancestry Database Collections
- Roosevelt County, New Mexico Military Records