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Quay County Information

Men, women, and children stand on sidewalks near hitched wagons and buggies. One and two story buildings with false fronts and flat roofs line the dirt street. Prominent signs read: "Whitmore The Old Reliable Shoe Maker" "Feed and Groceries" "Rooms" "L. O. O. M. Club Rooms" "Hofford Groceries". Wooden electrical poles with wires strung between stands near the street. Shows a cylindrical water tower with a conical top.

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Formed in 1903 from part of Guadalupe County
The County was named for Pennsylvania senator Matthew Quay, who supported New Mexican statehood.

The county seat is Tucumcari


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Website Updates:
Aug 2017Farmer Kicked in Face (Fires, Accidents, Train Wrecks and other Calamities News)
Sept 2016Tucumcari High School, Class of 1959 Seniors
Nov 2015

Obit for Felix Toner

Feb 2015 Biographies: Ormiston E. Brown, M.D.; Albert Calisch; Judge Jefferson D. Cutlip; Charles Clayburn Davidson; M. H. Koch; John Edwin Manney, M.D.; Frederick W. Noble, M.D.; Royal A. Prentice; School Info: 1915-1916 Tucumcari School Personnel
Military: World War I Casualties
Biographies: Freeman Allen; Felipe Sanchez Y Baca; Richard Coulson, M.D.; Rome P. Donohoo; John M. Eager; William A. Foyil; Ira E. Furr; Alex D. Goldenberg; Henry Burt Jones; William F. Kirby; William Leming, M.D.; Harry H. McElroy; Charles H. Meeker; Austin R. Moses; T. A. Muirhead; C. M. Stanfill, D.D.S.; John E. Whitmore; Biographies: Jesse Judson Bays; Military: Military Bios - Jesse Judson Bays; Military: WWI - Private H. C. Thatcher (Soldier of Tucumcari is Severely Wounded); County Records: 1911 County Officals; 1915 Notaries; Experiment Farm at Tucumcari 1911
Church Info: Church List
Births & Birthdays: Lovelady, Dugan & Moore; Viola Geneva Powell
Newspaper Articles: Gossip and Visiting Items - Devor & Jennings; Harrison; Monohan & Bledsoe
Marriages: Boswell ~ Harr; Burton ~ Rotrambie; Edwards ~ Goodwin; Hutchinson ~ Murdick
Cities, Towns & Post Offices: Add info for Adberg; Ahmigo (aka Lockney); Allen; Anniston; Barancos; Bard; Bard City; Bascom; House; Hudson; Ima; Lockney; Logan; Looney; Montoya; Moore; Murdock; Nara Visa; Norton; Obar; Ogle; Orton; Plain; Plaza; Pleano; Porter; Prairie View; Puerto
Directories: Anniston; Bard City; House; Hudson; Ima; Logan; Montoya; Murdock; Nara Visa; Norton; Obar; Ogle; Plain; Pleano; Prairie View
Historical Info: Government - An Act Entitled An Act With Reference To The
Boundaries of the County Of Quay Cites, Towns & Post Offices;
Geographical Features: Basins; Dams, Lakes & Reservoirs; Mines; Parks; Springs, Streams & Rivers; Trails

Cemeteries: Updated List
Historical Info: Histories - Quay County History 1907
Cities and Towns: Tucumcari

FEB 2014:  Marriage Announcements for :LOVE-REED; SMITH-CANADY
July 2013: bio for DAVIDSON
Dec 2012: World War 2 Casualties
July 2012: Gossip/Visiting news for BRADY, COOPER, EDWARDS, ESLINGER, WERTHEIM


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