Taos County, New Mexico

The following information is from the book "Taos Marriages 1770-1860."By:David Salazar and Bill Trujillo.Published By:The Genealogical Society Of Hispanic America-Southern Calif.Branch.Book Of marriages M-40 (Box 37) 1833-1845,Frame 958.10 Oct 1836 JOSE ROQUE GRIEGO,soltero hijo de Pablo Griego Y De Maria Petrona Garcia,Vecinos del Varrio de Nuestra Senora De San Juan Del Rio Chiquito,--NOVIA-Not Listed--.Padrinos:Rafael Duran Y Marcelina Duran,Vecinos Del Rio Chiquito.Testigos:Juan Nicolas Duran Y Pablo Sandoval,Vecinos de San Fernandez.

From the book "Some Descendants Of Domingo Montes Vigil-Siero,Spain to La Culebra 1695-1999."By:Maria C.Martinez,et al.Page 233 and 234.PAULA VIGIL born 25 April 1819 Taos,NM.Daughter of Juan Ramon Dela Cruz Vigil and Barbara Martin. Married Roque Griego...Paula Vigil's VIGIL Line as follows:I-Juan Ramon Dela Cruz Vigil & Barbara Martin,II-Juan Dela Cruz Vigil & Maria Clara Fernandez III-Juan Cristoval Montes Vigil,IV-Domingo Montes Vigil.

From the book "Taos Baptisms 1701-1852."By:Thomas D.Martinez,Page 245.Roque Griego and Maria Paula Vigil have 7 children's baptisms recorded.
1-Maria Juliana Griego bapt 12-3-1837.
2-Manuel de Jesus Griego bapt 12-27-1839.
3-Maria Vitalia Griego bapt 3-30-1842.
4-Jose Jacinto Griego bapt 8-25-1844.
5-Maria Victoria Griego bapt 2-13-1847.
6-Maria Silveria Griego bapt 2-28-1849.
7-Maria Gregoria Griego bapt 5-18-1851.

The Grand parents are listed as follows:Paternal Grandparents:Pablo Griego and Maria Petrona Garcia.Maternal Grandparents:Ramon Vigil and Maria Barbara Vigil.

LDS Microfilm Reel # 016862 Penasco Marriages 9 Feburary 1891 Married JOSE JACOBO GRIEGO,Single legitimate son of Antonio Griego and Maria Clara Maestas,with GOMECINDA MASCARENAS,Single legitimate daughter of Desiderio Mascarenas and of Maria Paula Maestas.Padrinos Ramon Griego and Guadalupe..Related in the 3rd By:F.Guyot.

By the time the 1920 Census was taken Jacobo Griego was deceased and Gomicinda was married to Feliz Ortiz and LAURA is listed as a 7 year old.

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