Luis Durán y Chávez
- Born: 1721, Alburquerque, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva España
- Marriage: Eduarda Yturrieta on 20 Apr 1747 in Isleta, Bernilillio, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva España 34
Noted events in his life were:
• Will. 252
Luís made his last will on May 19, 1768, in which he gave the names of his parents and of his wife, followed by his eight sons and five daughters: José, Gertrudis, Bernardo, Luis, Fernando, Isabel, Antonio, Maria Francisca, Maria Antonia, Juan, Vicente, Maria and Francisco. Of the girls, Gertrudis married Francisco Silva and Maria Antonia married Tadeo Romero and later a Domingo Baca.
• Death, 1751.
Luís died from a wound suffered after he'd been shot by an arrow during a Spanish campaign against raiding Indians.
• Census: Spanish, 1750, Sitio de Gutierres, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva España. 270
Luiz Chabes; wife, Eduarda Yturrieta; daughter: María-infant; servants: Magdalena, Antonio
~Spanish Census of 1750, p. 93
Luis married Eduarda Yturrieta on 20 Apr 1747 in Isleta, Bernilillio, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva España 34. (Eduarda Yturrieta was born in 1732 in Plaza de Gutierrez, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva España.)
Noted events in their marriage were:
• Marriage. 34,312
Luís Chaves married a Bárbara Yturrieta on April 20, 1747. We know that he was a son of Nicolás from a 1838 pre-nuptial investigation in which he was designated as a brother of Vicente Chaves (son of Nicolás), and the father of an Isabel Chaves who was a first cousin of Vicente's son Francisco Chaves.
Page 6 of Isleta Marriages:
20 Apr 1747 - Luis Chaves m. Eduarda Turrietta. Test: Fernando de Chaves and Antonia Sanches