New Mexico Family Historian's Toolbox
For the genealogist who is researching New Mexican roots.
The Ancestor Hunt: Lists www.theancestorhu... * 19 Ways to Find Ancestors Birth Information * 14 Ways to Find Ancestors Death Information * 18 Ways to Find Ancestors Marriage Information etc, etc.
Genealogy research: Dating vintage photographs by clothing
Charts and Forms from the National Archives. This includes the 1885 special census!
Genealogical resources from the Farmington, New Mexico Public Library.
Bataan - Corregidor Memorial Foundation. Many New Mexicans were forced to march in the Bataan Death March during World War II. Many died. This site lists the brave men who died.
Bureau of Land Management: General Land Office Records.
I get asked a lot... what does "removed" mean? How do you know your exact relationship to someone in your family? Here's a handy 8-generation Genealogy Relationship Chart. Start with your common ancestor and move through the chart to figure out your relationship.
Cousins - Tribe of Omer and Carletta Snodgrass Family Reunion
Got genealogy's Golden Rules of Genealogy? Rules are rules, in some cases, & in others, strong suggestions and handy guidelines. Why would you want to spend years coming up with these when here they are?
Do you have a "black sheep" ancestor who served time in prison? Check out this finding aid for Federal Prisoner Records: rmoa.unm.edu/...
Atlas of the Historical Geography of the United States.