Taos County, New Mexico

From the book "Abiquiu Baptisms 1754-1870." By:Thomas D. Martines. Pages 42,43 and 44. I'll list the first entrys verbatim and the rest with dates, baptised childs and padrinos name only. ...I...

1-Antonio Teodocio de Jesus Chacon 4 days old, bapt 6-1-1848. Father Manuel Chacon, Mother Juana Maria Chaves, Vecinos de Ojo Caliente. Paternal Grandparents:Tomas Chacon y Candelaria Roybal. Maternal Grandparents: Manuel Antonio Chaves Y Maria Polonia Alire (Olguin).

2-Jose Prudencio 6 days old, bapt 1-8-1853 Pads:Salvador Madrid Y Maria Manuela Manzanares.

3-Juan Manuel 9 days old, bapt 4-26-1855 Pads:Juan Manuel Gallegos y Maria del Loreto Montoya.


1-Maria Ygnacia Chacon 11 days bapt 5-15-1828. Father Tomas de Jesus Chacon, Mother Maria Candelaria Roybal, vecinos de La Cueva. Paternal Grandparents: Antonio Jose Chacon y Maria Gertrudis Martin. Maternal Grandparents: Juan de Jesus Roybal y Maria Antonia Maese. Pad:Bartolome Chaves.

2-Jose Felipe bapt 5-21-1834 Pads:Jose Miguel Lucero y Maria Manuela Salas.

3-Maria Juliana bapt 2-16-1837 Pads:Francisco Trujillo y Maria Estefana Trujillo.

4-Donaciano 10 days old bapt 2-8-1844 vecino del Rito Pads:Juan Christoval ? y Ygnacia Martin.

5-Maria Benigna 10 days old bapt 3-26-1846 Pads:Miguel Gonzales y Estela Martinez.

6-Maria Arcadia 9 days old bapt 1-21-1848 Pads:Juan Rafael Lopez y Maria Manuela Alire.

7-Juan Manuel 2 months old bapt 2-7-1827 de La Cueva-Comments This is a burial record.


1-Jose Cleto born 4-26 bapt 4-27-1796 Father Antonio Jose Chacon,Mother Maria Gertrudis Lopes (Other Entries list surname as Martin)Pads:Juan Antonio Lujan y Ysidora Romero.

2-Maria Angela bapt 4-13-1797 Pads:Jose Antonio Romero y Maria dela Luz Chacon.

3-Jose Francisco Bapt 10-16-1799 Pads:Jose Pablo Trujillo Maria Guadalupe Suazo.

4-Francisco Bapt 1-23-1809 vecino de Moqui Pads:Juan Estevan Garcia y Maria Dolores Gutierrez.

5-Juan Christoval bapt 2-26-1811 Pads:Pascual Gutierrez y Merced Aguero.

FELIPE CHACON and NICOLASA TRUJILLO and the book of Rafael Chacon.The book was reprinted/republished within the year by Yucca Press from Santa Fe, New Mexico. It is the memoirs of Rafael Chacon who served in the military since he was 7 as a cadet and was promoted to the rank of Major during the Civil war.

IF your Luisita Chacon wife of Juan de Jesus Lobato was the daughter of Albino Chacon and Maria Refugio Secundina Lopez (You need to confirm that,I suggest their marriage record. My index lists them as getting married 13 April 1864, you'll find the marriage record in Picuris).

The 1870 Census for the Town of Chamisal, County of Taos,Territory of New Mexico. Enumerated by Juan Santistevan 14th Day of July 1870.
25-25 Lovato Juan Age 25 M W Farm Laborer Value Real Estate 125,Personal Estate 150-Born Territory of NM
Luisa Age 23 F W Keeping House Born Territory of NM
Roman Age 14 M W At Home Born Territory of NM
Estefana Age 2 F W Born Territory Of NM

The 1880 Census for Chamisal has the following ages.
Juan de Jesus Lobato age 29
Luisita age 24
Roman age 13
Estefanita age 11
Fidel C.age 8
Endocias age 6
Benito age 5
Abel age 3
Elena age 9 months.

Jose Albino Chacon was the Son of Felipe Chacon and Nicolasa Trujillo. Felipe Chacon, natural son of Rosa Chacon, married Nicolasa Trujillo in Santa Cruz dela Canada 23 Feb 1800, she, Nicolasa Trujillo was the daughter of Miguel Antonio Trujillo and Ana Maria Montes Vigil. Miguel Trujillo and Ana Maria Montes Vigil married in Santa Fe 1-30-1766. Ana Maria Montes Vigil Daughter of Francisco Montes Vigil and Lorenza Molina Quintana. Francisco Montes Vigil's roots have been followed to Siero,Spain. By:Maria C.Martinez in one of her three books on the Montes Vigil. The information on the Chacons and Trujillos come from the books "The Quintanas" By Ida Foraci ,Volumes 5,6,9,10,21 and 22. And from the book by Thomas D.Martinez "Santa Fe Baptisms 1747-1851".

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