Salvador Antonio Sandoval, son of Andres Sandoval and Maria Marques, native of this villa of Santa Fe, occupation farmer, height 5'6" and one line, 24 years, CAPR (Roman Catholic), black hair and eyebrows, red beard, scar on left eyebrow, fair skinned and handsome. He fills the position in this royal presidio of Santa Fe in place of Bartolome Maese on this 20th day of September 1755. He was read the penalties called for in the ordinance…having been advised that this is the explanation (justification), and no excuse whatsoever will be accepted from him; he signed. Those being witnesses were the Sergeants Antonio Gerrero and Pablo Sandoval. Salvador Antonio Sandobal (rubric). Juan Bapta de Anza (rubric)
Margin: lined through notation. He was given permission for a discharge as he had completed his time dated 28 May 1781.
Reference: Spanish Archives of New Mexico, Series II, Reel 21, Frame 751 – SAR.
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