María Ángela de Leyba

Will March 22, 1727 (Age 57 years) Santa Cruz de la Canada, New Mexico, Spain

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María Ángela de Leyba

Also Known As: "Leyva", "Torres", "Note: Leyba was also spelled as Leyva and Leiba."
Birthdate: (70)
Birthplace: Galisteo, Provincia de Nuevo México, Reino de Nueva España
Death: April 1, 1727 (66-74)
Santa Cruz de la Cañada, Provincia de Nuevo México, Reino de Nueva España
Immediate Family:

Daughter of José de Leyva Navares and Juana Fresqui
Wife of Capitán Cristóbal de Torres and Sebastián Fernández de Vargas
Mother of Maria Lucia de Torres; María Salazar; Capitán Diego de Torres; Maria Francisca Gomez de Torres; Margarita Margarita de Torres and 4 others
Sister of Juana Indian de Leyva y Nevares; Dorotea de Leiva; Nicolás De Leyva; Juan de Leiva; José de Leyva and 1 other

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About María Ángela de Leyba

During the revolt of 1680 she was taken captive by the Tanos of Galisteo. She and her sister was found in 1692 by Juan Olguin at San Juan when he claimed them as his relatives.


During the Pueblo Revolt of 1680, she was taken captive by the Tanos of Galisteo. She and her sister were found in 1692 by Juan Olguin at San Juan and he claimed them as his relatives.

Her will was dated March 1727 and written in Santa Cruz de la Cañada.


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María Ángela de Leyba's Timeline

1657
1657
Galisteo, Provincia de Nuevo México, Reino de Nueva España
1679
1679
Age 22
Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, United States
1690
1690
Age 33
Santa Fé, Provincia de Nuevo México, Reino de Nueva España
1692
1692
Age 35
Guadalupe del Paso, Provincia de Nuevo México, Reino de Nueva España
1694
1694
Age 37
New Mexico, United States
1697
1697
Age 40
New Mexico, United States
1701
1701
Age 44
Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, United States
1717
1717
Age 60
Santa Fe, Santa Fe County, New Mexico, United States