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Death of Joseph de Leiba:
Joseph Leiva, buried 4 Jan 1765, 115 years old. Frame #0173
[Source: New Mexico Burials Santa Fe - St. Francis Parish and Military Chapel of Our Lady of Light (La Castrense) 1726 - 1834 by Henrietta M. Christmas]
1750 Census of Santa Fe:
Josseph Leiba; Maria Bonifacia
[Source: Spanish and Mexican Censuses in New Mexico 1750 - 1830 by Virginia Olmsted. Notation: Eusebio and son Luis Francisco Leiba are living next door.]
Marriages of the children of Joseph de Leiba and Maria Bonifacia Ontiveros:
23 July 1731 - Luis Francisco de Leiba, son of Joseph de Leiba and Maria Bonfacia (no surname), married Juana Getrudis de Arguello, daughter of Juan de Arguello and Gregoria Brito, both of Santa Fe. Witnesses: Paschal Belasques and Getrudis Montolla.
[Source: New Mexico Marriages Santa Fe - St. Francis Parish and Military Chapel of Our Lady of Light (La Castrense) 1728 - 1857 Compiled by Margaret Leonard Windham]
22 May 1754 - Joseph de Aragon, single, son of Ambrosio de Aragon and Casilda Gonzalez, both deceased, married Melchora de Leiba, single, daughter of Joseph de Leiba and Maria Bonifacia Ontiveros, Spanish, residents of the village of Santa Fe, all Spanish. Witnesses: Eusebio de Leiba, Juan Richardo, Manuel Vegil.
[Source: New Mexico de San Lorenzo de Picuris Marriages 1726 - 1837 by Betty Pacheco]
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