Francisco Antonio Durán y Cháves
- Born: 1766, Los Padillas, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva España 34
- Christened: 12 Nov 1766, San Augustín de la Isleta, Isleta, Nueva Méjico, Nueva España 34
- Marriage: María Gregoria Padilla on 8 Oct 1804 in San Augustín de la Isleta, Isleta, Nueva Méjico, Nueva España 34
Noted events in his life were:
• Baptismal Record. 34
Francisco Antonio Chábes, Spanish, baptized 12 Nov 1766, son of Domingo Chabes and Augustina Padilla. Padrinos: Miguel Lusero & Rosalia Beytia.
~New Mexico Marriages and Baptisms San Augustin de la Isleta Church, pg. 157
Francisco married María Gregoria Padilla, daughter of Diego Padilla and Eduarda Yturrieta, on 8 Oct 1804 in San Augustín de la Isleta, Isleta, Nueva Méjico, Nueva España.34 (María Gregoria Padilla was born in Sep 1773 in Belén, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva España 34, christened on 26 Sep 1773 in San Augustín de la Isleta, Isleta, Nueva Méjico, Nueva España 34 and died in 1813 in Nuevo Méjico, Nueva España.)
Noted events in their marriage were:
• Marriage Record. 34
8 Oct 1808, Francisco Antonio Cháves, son of Domingo Cháves and Agustina Padilla, deceased, maried María Gregoria Padilla, daughter of Diego Padilla, deceased, & Eduarda Yturrieta of Los Padillas. Padrinos: José Antonio Cháves and Teodora Durán
~New Mexico Marriages and Baptisms San Augustin de la Isleta Church, pg. 61
• Diligencia Matrimonial, 23 Jun-21 Aug 1804. 438
Francisco Antonio Cháves, español, 29, a citizen of Los Padillas, the legitimate son of Domingo Cháves and the late Agustina Padilla. María Gregoria Padilla, española, legitimate daughter of the late Diego Padilla and Eduarda Iterrieta, citizens of Los Padillas in the Isleta jurisdiction. In Isleta Pueblo, Fahter José Ignacio Sánches questioned the couple. They stated that they were related, byt did not know how. María Gregoria had lost her virginity after Francisco Antonio promised to marry her. She was a life-long resident of the area.
Toribio García Juado, 73, citizen of the plaza of Los Garcías
José García Juado, 71, citizen of the plaza de Los Bacas
Bernardo Padilla, 54, citizen of Los Padillas in the Isleta Jurisdiction
Diego Padilla and María Vásquez|
Diego Padilla|| 1st degree|| Manuela Padilla|
María Gregoria Padilla || 2nd degree || Domingo Cháves|
María Gregoria Padilla || 3rd degree || Francisco Antonio Cháves
The proceeding were forwarded to Durango on 23 Jun 1804. On 21 Aug 1804, Father Millán Rodrígues, acting for Bishop Olivares y Benito, recommended a dispensation because the prospective groom was getting old and because both parties were in agreement. The bishop approved, adding that the couple's poverty wan another factor. He ordered the banns published by the parish priest. Assuming no new impediment arose, they should be married and recieve the nuptial blessing.
In Isleta Pueblo, on 5 Apr 1775, Francisco Antonio, the legitimate son of Domingo Cháves and Agustina Padilla, españoles and citizens of this jurisdiction, was baptized. His padrinos were Joaquín Mestas and Victoria Sánches.
In Isleta Pueblo, on 26 Sep 1773, María Gregoria, mulata, the legitimate daughter of Diego Padilla and Eduarda Irurrieta, was baptized. Her godparents were Tomás Cháves and Josefa Padilla.
~Durango Prenuptial Investigations, Vol. II, pg. 36-37