- Born: Abt 1734, Atrisco, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva Espańa
- Marriage: Maria Juliana Alarí on 2 Sep 1759 in La Castrense, Santa Fé, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva Espańa 312
Another name for Pedro was Pedro Duran y Chávez.
Noted events in his life were:
• Background Information. 312
Pedro Durán y Chávez Otero married María Juliana Alarí of Santa Fe on 2 Sep 1759 using the name Pedro Chávez. María was the daughter of Jean d'Alarí, a native of France who married a daughter of Juan Fernández de la Pedera, a Spaniard born soldier who had been recruited by Don Diego de Vargas in 1692. A baptismal record for José Lorenzo, 8 Jul 1773, the parents are named as Pedro Chaves and Juliana Alarí. Another baptismal record from 3 Dec 1775 has Antonio Rafeal, as the child of Pedro Otero and Juliana Alarí. José Estanislao, 1 Mar 1824, at a baptism, was named as the son of Pedro Otero and Juliana Alarí. Pedro himself was referred to as Pedro Otero when he took part in a suit involving, Efigenia Chavez and her husband Jacinto Sánchez.
~Chávez, A Distinictive American Clan of New Mexico, p. 105
Pedro married Maria Juliana Alarí, daughter of Jean Bautista d'Alarí and María Francisca Fernández de la Pedrera, on 2 Sep 1759 in La Castrense, Santa Fé, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva Espańa.312 (Maria Juliana Alarí was born on 24 Mar 1740 in Santa Fé, Nuevo Méjico, Nueva Espańa and died after 1790 in Belén, Nuevo Méico, Nueva Espańa.)