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Chaves County Information

Formed Feb. 25 1889 from part of Lincoln County

The County Seat is Roswell

Cities and Towns
Dexter
Hagerman
Lake Arthur
Roswell


Other Communities
Dunken
Elk
Elkins
Greenfield
Mesa
Midway

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Abandoned Farm on the edge of the Great Plains
[Vicinity of Roswell, NM]
June 1938

 

5th Street in Roswell
5th Street in Roswell, 1903

Roswell Main Street
Main Street in Roswell, 1903



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Chaves County Data

Biographies

Births

Census

Church Histories / Records

County Records

Family Bibles

Miscellaneous Data

School Records

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
Sep 2014:  obit for SCALES, names added to South Park Cemetery (submitted by Janelle Foster)
Feb 2014:  Crime News re: BROWN


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