- Born: 1697, Bernalillo, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva España 248
- Marriage: María Baca on 24 Jun 1717 in Bernalillo, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva España 248
Noted events in his life were:
• Background Information. 252
Diego de Montoya was in all probability a brother of Antonio Montoya supra, and therefore the son of Diego de Montoya and María de Vera. Among his children by Josefa de Hinojos, there was another son, Marcial, residing in Bernalillo when he married Doña María ---, of unknown parentage, June 24, 1717 (DM, 1717, no. 17).
~ Origins of New Mexico Families: A Genealogy of the Spanish Colonial Period, Kindle Locations 16292-16295
Marcial married María Baca, daughter of Antonio Baca and María Gertrudis Aragón, on 24 Jun 1717 in Bernalillo, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva España.248 (María Baca was born in 1707 in Bernalillo, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva España 324 and was baptized on 19 Jun 1707 in Nuestra Señora de Belén, Belén, Nuevo Méjico, Nuevo España 324.)
Noted events in their marriage were:
• Diligencia Matrimonial. 248
June 1717, Bernalillo. Marcial Montoya (20), native of New Mexico, son of Capitan Diego Montoya and Doña Josefa de Hinojos, and Doña María Baca (17) of unknown parentage. ~ Witnesses: José de Quintana (notary), Captain Manuel Baca, Ignacio y Aragón, español, Captain Cristóbal de Arellano, alcalde of Bernalillo, José Tomoteo Aragón (23). Pair maried 24 Jun 1717, with witnesses Antonio Montoya and his wife Doña Bernarda Baca.
~ Roots Ltd., Diligencias Matrimoniales, p. 1276