Guadalupe County,

New Mexico

Guadalupe County was created by the Territorial Legislature on February 26, 1891. Puerto De Luna was the first county seat. In 1903  the county seat was moved to Santa Rosa, New Mexico when Quay and Roosevelt counties were created. See County History.

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View Santa Rosa school photo ca. 1930.

Check out these area family stories: Margarita Padilla, The Gerhardts, Angela Lewis's Gurule,

Questions or comments about this page should be addressed to Harold Kilmer, Clovis, NM. If you are interested in adopting a county please contact the State Coordinator. The New Mexico State Coordinator is Harold Kilmer. Your help is needed and will be appreciated. Iden, New Mexico on the old Abo Highway in Guadalupe County was the birth place of Harold Kilmer in 1932. This is a very important historical item!


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