Francisca de la Luz Montoya
- Baptized: 11 Feb 1761, Santa Cruz de la Cañada, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva España 1175
- Marriage: Luis Archuleta on 18 Nov 1785 in Santa Cruz de la Cañada, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva España
100 Yrs of Marriage: 1726-1826 Santa Cruz, p. 53, 18 Nov 1785, Luis Archuleta, Native American, son of María Guadalupe (no surname given) married Francisca de la Lua Montoya, daughter of Juan José Montoya and Luisia Vigil, Spanish; 4th degree consanguinity on an equal line dispensed approved since they complied with the requirements.
Santa Cruz de la Cañada Baptisms, Vol. I, p. 109
José Montoya y Luisa Vixil
José Frequis y Polonia Martín 326
Noted events in her life were:
• She appeared on the Spanish census in 1750 in Santa Cruz de la Cañada, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva España. 33
Most of the people listed in this part of the Census are related to each other and descended from either or both Juan Archuleta and Francisco Montez Vigil.
#313 Juan Antonio Vigil, Spanish, age 36, farmer married to María Quintana, Spanish, age 30, one son age seven, and two daughters ages five and three.
#314 Luis Archuleta, Spanish, farmer, age 26 married to Francisca Montoya, Spanish, 22 with one son age three and one daughter age five.
#315 María Josefa Vigil, Spanish, age 36, widow with three sons ages, twelve, ten and one, and one daughter age fourteen.
#316 Manuel Gregorio Montoya, Spanish age 34, farmer married to Serafina Archuleta, Spanish, age 26 with one son age one and one daughter aged three.
#317 Francisco Archuleta, Spanish aged forty, farmer married to Nicolasa Vigil, Spanish age 34 with two sons ages nine and one daughter aged four.
#318 Juan Bautista Vigil, Spanish aged forty, farmer married to María Maese, Spanish age 34 with three sons aes twelve, ten and five and two daughters aged seven and three.
#319 Jose Miguel Archuleta, Mestizo age 38, day laborer married to Juana Olivas, Mestizo aged forty with three sons age eight, six & four and one daughter age twelve.
#324 Lorensa Quintana, Spanish, widow age 44 with one son age eighteen.
#325 Ygnacio Vigil, Spanish age 58, farmer married to Josefa Archuleta age 42 with one son age 24 and 2 daughter age 26. Included in the household is one orphan nephew age 20 & one niece age 32 who has two sons ages six and two.
New Mexico Spanish Colonial Census, 1780-1845, pp. 96-97
Francisca married Luis Archuleta, son of Unknown and María Guadalupe, on 18 Nov 1785 in Santa Cruz de la Cañada, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva España. (Luis Archuleta was born about 1764.)