- Born: 1664, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva España 252
- Marriage: Josefa Pérez Pacheco on 9 Nov 1684 in San Lorenzo del Paso, Nuevo Méjico, Nuevo España 248,252
- Died: 3 Jul 1687, San Lorenzo del Paso, Nuevo Méjico, Nuevo España at age 23 252
Noted events in his life were:
• Background Information. 252
José Baca was described in 1681 as being seventeen years old, single, and having a medium thick-set stature, a beardless face, large eyes, and chestnut hair. At Guadalupe del Paso he married Josefa Pacheco. On July 3, 1687, he got into a fight with his brother-in-law, Silvestre Pacheco, who killed him. He had a daughter, Juana, who became the wife of Nicolás Ortiz III, after the Reconquest.
~ Origins of New Mexico Families: A Genealogy of the Spanish Colonial Period, p. 10, Kindle Locations 721-727
José married Josefa Pérez Pacheco, daughter of Juan José Pacheco and Antonia de Arratia, on 9 Nov 1684 in San Lorenzo del Paso, Nuevo Méjico, Nuevo España 29.,252 (Josefa Pérez Pacheco was born in 1668 in San Juan de los Caballeros, Santa Fé, New México Territory and died before 1707.)
Noted events in their marriage were:
• Marriage. 252
Padrinos: Francisco Xavier and his wife Josefa Baca
• Diligencia Matrimonial. 248
1684, Aug. 16, Real de San Lorenzo. José Baca (18), native of New México, son of Captain Cristóbal Baca and Doña Moreno de Lara, natives of New México living in San Lorenzo, and Josefa Perez Pacheco (16), native of Santa Fé, daughter of Juan Perez Pacheco and Antonia de Arratia. Witness: Antonio Sisneros (23), Francisco González (33), Sebastian González (40), Blas Griego (35), Luis Duran (30), Francisco López (45), all of San Lorenzo. Last three knew bride since her birth. Pair married, 19 Nov 1684, with witnesses Captain Francisco Xavier and wife Doña Francisca Baca.
Diligencias Matrimoniales, p. 155.