New Mexico Family Historian's Toolbox
For the genealogist who is researching New Mexican roots.
How To Identify A Photo's Time Period By Clothing Styles...It's as true now as it was 150 years ago; the fashions people wear are indicators of their times. In fact, styles of clothing and accessories -- as well as hairstyles and makeup -- can be used to help you assign a decade or even a specific year to your familys vintage photographs, which can be invaluable to your genealogy research! Here are several sites that can help you put your ancestor's photos into the correct era.
Genealogy research: Dating vintage photographs by clothing
Genealogical resources from the Farmington, New Mexico Public Library.
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
Atlas of the Historical Geography of the United States.