Tomás Durán y Chávez
- Baptized: 20 Dec 1737, San Augustín de la Isleta, Isleta, Nueva Méjico, Nueva España 509
- Marriage: María Josefa Padilla on 20 Dec 1737 in San Augustín de la Isleta, Isleta, Nueva Méjico, Nueva España 509
Noted events in his life were:
• Background Information. 509
Tomás Durán y Chaves was baptized on 20 Dec 1737 at Isleta with padrinos Francisco Chaves and his wife, Luisa. He married María Josefa Padilla, daughter of Rancisco Padill and Isabel Baca, on 20 Ocet 1759 with pardrinos Juan Domingo Baca and María de la Luz Baca.
Tomás and his family can be found in the 1790 Spanish Census for the Plaza of San Andrés de los Padillas in household #486. He is listed as age fifty-four and a rancher. His wife, María Josefa Padilla is listed as being fifty-one years of age. Their sons given are ages twenty-six, twenty-five, thirteen, eleven and seven. Their daughters ages are given as twenty-nine and seventeen. They also had their niece, age thirteen, living with them.
~Aqui Se Comienza, p. 195
Tomás married María Josefa Padilla, daughter of Francisco Padilla Captain and Ysabel Baca, on 20 Dec 1737 in San Augustín de la Isleta, Isleta, Nueva Méjico, Nueva España.509 (María Josefa Padilla was born about 1721 in Río Abajo, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva España.)