Some People of Lincoln County, NM

This section consists of stories about people associated with Lincoln County in the period from 1855 to 1910ish. We hope to focus on the not so famous or infamous people. Our aim is give a better understanding of these times.

These vignettes, essays or biographical sketches come for a variety of sources, you can contribute one too. Please submit your ideas to:

Separately, in the section "Our Genealogy", we have profiled as many families as we can figure out. This is a great resource for understanding how your family is connected.

Our Tome-Manzano Ancestors

The Father of Lincoln Co. Saturnino Baca

Padilla, Guevara, Lalonde -My family

Bill Hazelwood and Meddie Purcella

Jerry Hazelwood's Descendants

George Coe, Gunman

Coll Lacey and Cloe Fairchild

P.E. "Doc" Lacey and Fanny Lalone

Ben Leslie, White Oaks - Texas Park

Tioflio Lalonde and Lada Padilla

don Ygnacio Niño Ladron de Guevara

Encarnación Torres

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