Maria Josefa Trujillo
- Born: 1 Nov 1769, Belén, Nuevo Méico, Nueva España 438
- Marriage: Juan José Chávez on 23 Jun 1789 438
Maria married Juan José Chávez, son of Juan Domingo Durán y Chávez and Augustina Lucia Padilla, on 23 Jun 1789.438 (Juan José Chávez was born in 1760 in Belén, Nuevo Méico, Nueva España 1198.)
Noted events in their marriage were:
• Diligencia Matrimonial. 438
Juan José Chaves, 27, widowed by his first wife, María Josefa Baca, was the legitimate son of Domingo Chaves and the late Agustina Padilla. María Josefa Trujillo, 24, española, was the legitimate daughter of Santiago Trujillo and Victoria Chaves, citizens of Isleta and Belen. The couple was related in the fourth degree of consanguinity.
Witnesses: Pedro Padilla explained the relationship as follows:
Fernando Chaves ||husband of|| Lucia Hurtado|
father of || || mother of|
Pedro Chaves||siblings|| Nicolás Chaves|
father of|| ||father of|
Francisco Javier Chaves ||1st cousin ||Hernando Chaves|
father of || || father of|
Domino Chaves||2nd cousin||Victoria Chaves|
father of|| || mother of|
Juan José Chaves || 3rd cousin||María Josefa Trujillo|
Juan Bautista Montaño, 66, citzen of Tomé
Bernardo Mirabel, 54, citizen of Tomé.
In Belen, Fray Bernal took statements in lieu of baptismal enries, which he could not locate.
Juan Cristóbal Sánchez and Joaquín Torres stated tha they were present when Fray Iniesta baptized María Josefa Trujillo, and the godparents were Juan Felipe Baca and his wife, María Isabel Baca, both deceased. The baptism took place 1 Nov 1769 in Belen.
The declarations were forwarded to Durango. On 20 Mar 1794 Bishop Tristán granted a dispensation with penance of donating of 9 pesos 3 reals to be applied to the works of the poor churches in the bishopric.
~New Mexico Prenuptial Investigations From the Arcivos Históricos de Arzabispado de Durango, 1760-1799. pp. 117-118