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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

    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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Census Records

County History
County Records

Death Records

Family Bibles and Records

History Topics

Military Records

Miscellaneous Data

Newspaper Gleanings

Obituaries and Death Notices

School Records

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
March 2015: Infant Danner obit;
Dec 2014: Tegeda obit (submitted by Nadine M. Gomez)

Nov 2014:  News Weather;
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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