Is your surname de Zamora?

Research the de Zamora family

Maria de Zamora's Geni Profile

Records for Maria de Zamora

17,538 Records

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!

Share

Maria de Zamora

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Barrio de San Sebastián, Ciudád de México, Reino de México, Reino de Nueva España
Death: Died in Provincia de Nuevo México, Reino de Nueva España
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Pedro de Zamora and Agustina Abarca
Wife of Bartolomé de Montoya
Mother of Francisco de Montoya; Diego de Montoya, I; José Montoya and María Petronila de Zamora

Managed by: Ric Dickinson
Last Updated:

About Maria de Zamora

María de Zamora born in Mexico City at San Sebastian

Maria married Bartolome de Montoya, son of Francisco de Montoya and Unknown, in Texcoco, Mexico. Bartolome de Montoya was born about 1572 in Cantillana, Spain.

Maria came to New Mexico with her family as a member of the second wave of 65 settlers that came to New Mexico in 1600.

María de Zamora was a Mexican Indian native of the Barrio de San Sebastián in Mexico City, near the acequia of the city. She moved with her parents to Oaxaca when she was seven years old. Later her family relocated to the Pueblo of Tezcuco, an indigenous community that developed into a multethnic community. This is where she married Bartolomé Montoya, a native of Catillana in the province of Andalucía.

A daughter of Pedro Zamora, native of Mexico. She brought five children, three boys and two girls, all under sixteen years of age, named Francisco, Diego, Joseph, Lucía, and Petronilla, to New Mexico. She also took, in her service, an Indian girl, Isabel, 10 years old, native of Tecama.

~Parientes, La Herencia, Spring 2007

view all

Maria de Zamora's Timeline

1574
1574
Ciudád de México, Reino de México, Reino de Nueva España
1587
1587
Age 13
Ciudád de México, Reino de Mexico, Reino de Nueva España
1588
1588
Age 14
Ciudad de México, Reino de México, Reino de Nueva España
1589
1589
Age 15
Ciudad de México, Reino de México, Reino de Nueva España
1591
1591
Age 17
Ciudad de México, Reino de México, Reino de Nueva España
1598
1598
Age 24
Ciudád de México, Reino de México, Reino de Nueva España
1610
1610
Age 36
Provincia de Nuevo México, Reino de Nueva España
????