- Born: 1681, El Paso del Norte, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva España
- Marriage (1): María González de Apodaca on 13 Dec 1698 in Ysleta del Paso, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva España 248,252
- Marriage (2): Juana Cedillo Rico de Rojas
- Died: By 1736, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva España at age 55 252
Noted events in his life were:
• Background Information. 252
Carlos López was transferred back to the Presidio of Guadalupe del Paso, where he married María González de Apodaca, resident of Ysleta del Paso, on December 13, 1698. Both came back eventually to Santa Fe, where she died in 1712; Carlos then married Juana de Cedillo, on January 12, 1716. He was thirty-five at the time. Carlos and his brother Juan were claiming certain lands at Pojoaque in this same year. While living in the country north of Santa Fe with his first wife, they had at least three girls after the turn of the century: Nicolasa, August 10, 1704; Gregoria Paula, January 20, 1707; and Lorenza Gertrudis, August 17, 1709. Carlos was dead by 1736 when his widow, Juana Cedillo, was mentioned as the wife of Captain Francisco García.
~ Origins of New Mexico Families: A Genealogy of the Spanish Colonial Period, p. 207 (Kindle Locations 9127-9139).
Carlos married María González de Apodaca, daughter of José González de Apodaca and Antonia Martín Herrera, on 13 Dec 1698 in Ysleta del Paso, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva España 248.,252 (María González de Apodaca died in 1712 in Santa Fé, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva España 248,252 and was buried in 1712 in Santa Fé, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva España 248.)
Noted events in their marriage were:
• Diligencia Matrimonial, 25 Nov 1698, El Paso del Norte, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva España. 248
Carlos López, español criollo of New Mexico, north of El Rio Abjo, soldier of Santa Fe Presidio now in El Paso, son of Nicolas López, deceased, and Ana Lujan, and María González Apodaca (22), española, north of New Mexico living in Ysleta del Paso, daughter of Jose Gonzales de Apodaca and Antonia Martín Herrera, deceased ~ Witnesses: José Trujillo, Pascual Trujillo (36), mestizo of New Mexico; Sebastian Martín (30), español criollo of New Mexico; Francisco Romero (32), mestizo living in Corpus Christi de Ysleta; Francisco de la Cruz (50), mulato criollo of New Mexico. Pair married in Ysleta 13 Ded 1698.
~ Roots Ltd., Diligencias Matrimoniales p. 918
Carlos next married Juana Cedillo Rico de Rojas, daughter of Joaquín Cedillo Rico de Rojas and María Varela Jaramillo.