Lea County NM Genealogy

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Lea County Records by City/Town

Eunice Genealogy (26)
Hobbs Genealogy (64)
Jal Genealogy (28)

Lovington Genealogy (43)
Tatum Genealogy (25)

Overview of Lea County Records

  • Lea County was created in 1917 from Chavis and Eddy counties.
  • Birth and death records from 1920 to the present can be obtained from the New Mexico Department of Health.
  • The Lea County Clerk has marriage and probate records starting in 1917 and land records starting in 1918.
  • Online indexes and images of some of the above records can be found by using the links on this site.