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De Baca County, New Mexico

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  • Jose F. Jaramillo (1862 - 1937)
    Source: New Mexico Deaths, 1889-1945, Reference ID - cn 451Name: Jose Felix Jaramillo Event Date: 27 March 1937 Event Place: Fort Sumner, De Baca Co., New Mexico Gender: Male Age: 75 Birth Year (Estima...
  • Paulita Jaramillo, alleged girlfriend of Billy the Kid (1864 - 1929)
    Biography== Paulita Jaramillo (Maxwell), alleged girlfriend of Billy the Kid was born on May 17, 1864 in Mora, Mora County, New Mexico, USA. Her parents were Lucien Bonaparte Maxwell and Ana Maria De L...
  • Henry McCarty "Billy The Kid" (1859 - 1881)
    Billy the Kid Born Henry McCarty September 17 or November 23, 1859 (disputed) - New York City, United States Died July 14, 1881 (aged 21) - Fort Sumner, New Mexico Territory Cause of death G...
  • Johnson Seth Poppino (1845 - 1918)

Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in De Baca County, New Mexico.

The county is named for Ezequiel Cabeza De Baca, the second elected Governor of New Mexico.

Legendary outlaw Billy the Kid was killed and buried in Fort Sumner.

Adjacent Counties

Villages & Communities

  • Aguda
  • Añal (Ghost Town)
  • Buchanon
  • Canton
  • Cardenas
  • Dunlap
  • Evanola
  • Fort Sumner (County Seat)
  • Ingleville
  • La Lande
  • Lake Sumner
  • Largo
  • Ricardo
  • Taiban
  • Tolar
  • Yeso



Fort Sumner Railroad Bridge

Fort Sumner Ruins

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