We do not have copies of Death and Birth certificates at the County but these documents can be requested at the State's vital records. Please see attached web site. (nmhealth.org).
To view our link to the other historical documents and newspapers dating back to the 1800's please visit our County Archive page at archives.lincolncountynm.gov.
Click here to view Probate Documents of Lawrence G Murphy to James Dolan.( Original Probate can be found in Santa Fe County).
Associated Probate Documents Lawrence G Murphy ( in Spanish)
These are some examples of documents found in the Lincoln County Archives:
Click here for: John Chiasm's sale of holdings to R. D. Hunter in 1875.
Signed by Alexander CaSement as Chiasm's attorney.
Click here for: A Woman divorcing her husband in 1869.
The oldest document found so far.
Click here for: Taxable Value of real estate and personal property 1887.
Dated after Billy the kid was dead because Commissioners only met periodically.
Click here for: Lincoln County Directory
Click here for: Pat Garrett's Sheriffs Deed
Click here for: Upson, M A voucher
Click here for: Letter from Alex. A McSween and David P. Shield Law Office.
Click here for : Guardianship- July 6, 1887