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Henrietta M. Christmas - Digging Up Your Roots - April 19, 2014

April 2014

The Genealogy Center
On the Second Level of
The Albuquerque Main Library
501 Copper Street
Albuquerque, New Mexico
(on the northwest corner of 5th and Copper)
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Saturday, April 19, 2014
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

The New Mexico Genealogical Society


Henrietta Martinez Christmas
Digging Up Your Roots -
Using Land Grant Records;
With a Focus on the
Albuquerque/ Bernalillo Area
Land grants were handed out to individuals and communities during Spain and Mexico's control of the Southwest. This lecture will focus on records for the Albuquerque and Bernalillo land.

Henrietta M. Christmas is an author, lecturer, and full-time genealogist. She lectures statewide in New Mexico and Colorado on topics related to Hispanics from as early as 1542 through 1850. A native New Mexican who descends from eleven soldiers who came with OƱate in 1598; she currently resides in Corrales.

This program is free and open to the public.

Questions? Call (505) 796-0376 or email

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