Place:Mora, Mora, New Mexico, United States

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NameMora
Alt namesDe lo Morasource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS35015729
Lo de Morasource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS35015729
San Antonio lo de Morasource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS35015729
Santa Gertrudissource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS35015729
TypeInhabited place
Coordinates35.967°N 105.317°W
Located inMora, New Mexico, United States
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Mora or Santa Gertrudis de lo de Mora is a census-designated place in, and the county seat of, Mora County, New Mexico, United States. It is located about half way between Las Vegas, New Mexico and Taos on Highway 518 at an altitude of 7,180 feet. The Battle of Mora and the Second Battle of Mora were fought in Mora in 1847, where US troops eventually defeated the insurgents, effectively ending the Taos Revolt in the Mora Valley.

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