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José de Luera
Maria Diega Payan
Juan Yldephonso de Vilanueva
Maria Francisca de la Encarnacion Díaz
(-1780)
Bartholome Francisco Xavier Luera
Ursula de Vilanueva
(1726-)

Felipe Santiago de Luera
(1754-1814)

 

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Spouses/Children:
Francisca Chávez

Felipe Santiago de Luera

  • Born: 1754, Rancho de las Cuevas, Valle de San Bartolome, Nueva España
  • Baptized: 7 May 1754, San Jose, Hidalgo del Parral, Chihuahua, Mexico
  • Marriage: Francisca Chávez
  • Died: 7 Jan 1814, Tomé, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva España at age 60

bullet  Noted events in his life were:

• Background Information. 252,405
Felipe Santiago de Luera came as a soldier to New Mexico at the age of 25. He enlisted as a soldier in 1779 and he was a Sergeant with 25 years of service 1805. He was described as having hazel or amber colored eyes, beardless, having chestnut colored hair, a sharp, aquiline nose, and white complexion. His father is given as Bartolomé Luera, and his mother as Ursula Villanueva. His age at time of enlistment was 24, and he was from Chiguagua in New Spain.

~New México Genealogist, March 1998, p. 18
~The Origins of New México Families, p. 222

Felipe Luera and Francisca Cháves had a son, Martín, whose wife, María Dolores Moya, had a child named José Luciano on 30 Dec 1820.

~The Origins of New México Families, p. 368

Felipe and his wife are listed as grantees of La Joya de Sevilleta.
La Joya de Sevilleta Grantees

The Sons of the American Revolution has recognized Luera as a New México Patriot during the American Revlution.
Sources:
South Coast SAR
Spanish Enlistment Papers 1770-1816

• Dates & Events: Found on the Archives of University of Arizona. LUERA, FELIPE SANTIAGO DE
Birth: 1754: SAN BARTOLOME (RANCHO DE LAS CUEVAS)

Family: LUERA, BARTOLOME (F)
VILLANUEVA, URSULA (M)

Notes: SECOND FLYING COMPANY OF CHIHUAHUA

Occupation: 1779 Oct 12: CHIHUAHUA/(ENLISTED) RANCH LABORER
1793 Mar 11: CHIHUAHUA/(RE-ENLISTED FOR SIX MORE YEARS)
1793 Mar 28: CHIHUAHUA/(PROMOTED TO CARABINERO)
1795 Apr 01: CHIHUAHUA/CABO
1795 Aug 02: CHIHUAHUA/(RECEIVED PREMIO)
1800 Mar 01: SANTA FE (PRESIDIO)/SARGENTO
1808 May 25: SANTA FE (PRESIDIO)/(DISC)
Source: PRIMARY SOURCE

Sources: AZU FILM 2182, SANM REEL 23, FR. 313


LUERA, FELIPE SANTIAGO BID Number: 15675

Notes: 25 YEARS, 10 MONTHS, 20 DAYS OF MILITARY SERVICE. A RECORD OF DESERTION AND DISLOYALTY.

Occupation: 1805 Sep 01: SANTA FE (PRESIDIO)/SARGENTO

Source: PRIMARY SOURCE

Sources: AZU FILM 2182, SANM, REEL 15, FR. 0829


Felipe married Francisca Chávez.


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