Francisco Duran y Chávez
- Born: 1734, Los Padillas, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva España 40
- Baptized: 3 Feb 1734, Alburquerque, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva España 40
- Marriage: María Gertrudis Álvarez del Castillo on 6 Apr 1756 in San Augustín de la Isleta, Isleta, Nueva Méjico, Nueva España 34
- Died: Bef Aug 1790, San Clemente, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva España
Noted events in his life were:
• Baptismal Record. 40
Chabes, Francisco de, baptized 3 Feb 1734; son of Don Nicolás de Cabes and Doña Juana Montaña; gp/Joseph Montaña and María de Cuéllar.
ABQ Baptisms, p. 127
• Will. 252
Francisco Durán y Chávez 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: Jose, 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.
• Background Information. 509
Francisco Durán y Chaves married, as his first wife, María Gertrudis Álvarez del Castillo on 6 Apr 1756 in Isleta. The witnesses were Domingo de Luna and María de Luna. After María Gertrudis died, Francisco married, as his second wife, María Josefa Romero, daughter of Andrés Romero and Antonia Jaramillo, 15 May 1782, at Isleta. The witnesses were Joaquín Castillo and his wife, María Andrea Vallejos.
~Aqui Se Comienza, p. 70
Francisco married María Gertrudis Álvarez del Castillo, daughter of Juan Miguel Álvarez del Castillo and Bárbara Baca, on 6 Apr 1756 in San Augustín de la Isleta, Isleta, Nueva Méjico, Nueva España.56 (María Gertrudis Álvarez del Castillo was born in 1743, baptized on 12 Feb 1743 in San Augustín de la Isleta, Isleta, Nueva Méjico, Nueva España 34 and died before 1 Aug 1782 in Los Chaves, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva España 34.)
Noted events in their marriage were:
• Marriage Record. 34
6 April 1756 - Francisco Duran y Chaves, Spanish, s/Capitan don Nicolas Durán y Chaves & Juana Montaño, m. Maria Getrudis Albarez Castillo, d/Juan Miguel Albarez del Castillo & Barbara Baca, dec. Test: Nicolas Montoya & Dn Matheo Pino. Pad: Domingo de Luna & Maria de Luna. Dispensed: by Bishop of Durango of 2nd with 4th degree of consanguinity.