This is the first couple to kick off the new year of 1800 in Pojoaque. They tied the knot on February 9, 1800.
Juan Cristoval Trujillo, son of Bartolome Trujillo and Maria Paula Medina, was born on Apr 1, 1777 in Pojoaque, New Mexico.1
Juan married Maria Soledad Salazar, daughter of Miguel de San Juan Salazar and Maria Antonia Romero, on Feb 9, 1800 in Pojoaque, New Mexico.2 Maria was born on May 20, 1787 in Santa Clara Mission, New Mexico.3
Children from this marriage were:
F i. Maria Manuela Trujillo was born in New Mexico.
Maria married Antonio Matias Velarde, son of Jose Joaquin Velarde and Juana Manuela Garcia de Noriega,. Antonio was born on Feb 20, 1792 in La Joya, New Mexico.4
F ii. Maria de la Assumpcion Trujillo was born about Aug 1805 in Pojoaque, New Mexico.5
1. Archives of Archdiocese Santa Fe--Reel #6, Book #18, Nambe, NM, Nambe Baptisms (Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah Film #16849), Pg. 20, entry 4.
2. Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah, Pojoaque, New Mexico Baptisms, Marriages and Deaths (Film # 0016870), Pg. 19, entry 6. Juan Cristoval Trugillo, single s/ Bartolo Trugillo and Paula Medina and Maria Soledad Salazar, single d/ Miguel Salazar and Antonia Romero, both decesed wit/ Miguel Quintana, Luis Chavez.
3. AASF, Roll 12, 38, Santa Clara Baptisms, Marriages, Deaths, Pg. 57.
4. Thomas D. Martinez, San Juan de los Caballeros Baptisms 1726-1870 (Self-Published), Pg. 656.
5. Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah, Pojoaque Baptisms, Marriages and Deaths (Film # 16870 Pojoaque, New Mexico), Pg. 42 entry 16. Bap 15 Aug 1805; d/ Juan Trugillo and Maria Soledad Zalasar; gp/ Mariano Chaves and Maria Josefa de Luna.
References: AASF, Pojoaque Marriages, Pojoaque Baptisms, Working Database of H.M. Christmas
©Henrietta M. Christmas