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  • Socorro County, New Mexico

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Socorro County, New Mexico. The county was formed in 1852 as one of the original nine counties of New Mexico Territory. Socorro was originally the name given to a Native American village (see: Puebloan peoples) by Don Juan de Oñate in 1598. Having received vitally needed food and assistance from the native population, Oñate named the...