Welcome to Quay County

Quay County was created in 1903 from the parent county of Guadalupe. Named for U.S. Senator Matthew S. Quay from Pennsylvania. The county seat is Tucumcari, NM. Click here for County History.


Quay County Coordinator is Beverly Duncan

New Mexico State Coordinator is Susan Bellomo
Assistant State Coordinator is Leon Moya

Click here to view "Bluffs Llano Estacado" or " Staked Plains" or the Caprock as it is called locally.

(The Bell Ranch was not in Quay County; however, it has been very important in the history of Quay County and Tucumcari, New Mexico. Therefore; the Bell Ranch history is included on the Quay History page. )

Before you leave check the family connections for the following Quay County connections:
Don Harrold's Simeon McFarlands
Angela Lewis's Gurule
Larry's Forbes Family

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