Socorro County, New Mexico
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One of the
original nine counties.
Socorro was originally the name given to a village by Don Juan de Onate
in 1598. Having received vitally needed food and assistance from the
native population, Onate named the pueblo Socorro (which means "succor"
in English). The county contains several mountain ranges
including Magdalena Mountains, the San Mateo Mountains and Ladron Peak.
Founded 1 July 1850
Largest city: Socorro
/ Village / CDP
* Socorro * Village * Magdalena * Alamo
* Luis Lopez * Polvadera * San Antonio
* Adobe * Carthage * Council Rock * Field * Kelly * Park City * Riley
* Rosedale * San Marcial * San Pedro * Tokay
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April 2018: Community News, surname Leeson (submitted by Robin Line);
2018: Marriage licenses issued (surnames include Gonzales, Pino,
Trujillo, Lopez, Carmel, Luna, Perea, Baca, Radoseoh, Stephenson,
Graham Steen, Savedra, Sanchez)