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Reconquest and Recolonization of Nuevo Mexico (New Mexico)-1692

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  • Antonio Baca (c.1706 - d.)
    Links The Missions of New Mexico, 1776 A Description by Fray Francisco Atanasio Domínguez
  • Lucía Gómez Robledo (c.1675 - 1758)
    Doña Lucía Gómez Robledo was born about 1675 in Santa Fe, New Mexico She married Miguel de Diós Sandoval.
  • Tomasa Montoya (1689 - d.)
    She appeared on the Don Diego de Vargas census 22 Dec 1692 to 2 Jan 1693 in El Paso del Norte, Nuevo Méjico. Nueva España. First household, three sons, five daughters. First, I (Vargas) visited the...

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This project identifies soldiers, friars and members of the 70 families involved in the process of reconquest and recolonization of Nuevo Mexico, now New Mexico, which began in 1692, following the bloody Pueblo Revolt of 1680.

A list of the 70 families was recorded by Don Diego de Vargas in his journals 1692-1694.



Kessell, John L. and Hendricks, Rick, editors, To The Crown Restored, The Journals of Don Diego de Vargas, New Mexico, 1692-1694, University of New Mexico Press. 1995, ISBN 0-8263-1559-3