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Francisco Antonio RIBERA (Native American Indian).

Updated February 10, 2005

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Baptismal record for Maria Ana Martin
Catholic Church Baptismal Record, Archdiocese of Santa Fe Collection, Reel #10, Baptisms San Juan 1820-1857, Hispanic Cultural Center, Albuquerque NM, En este mission y pueblo de N. S. de S. Juan de los Caballeros dia catorce de Mayo en mil ochocientos veinte y tres anos, yo __________ Jose Sanchez _____ bautise solemente y puse los santos oleas sagrados ____a una nina de ____ dias nacida y que puse nombre Mariana, hija legiitma de Santiago Martin y de Maria Dolores Arguello, sus abuelos paternos, Tiburcio Martin y Francisca, maternos Martin Arguello y _____, Padrinos Felipe Martinez y Francisca Gonzales _______________ (microfilm record is very difficult to read).

Baptismal record for Maria Antonia Rivera
Catholic Church Baptismal Record, Taos Baptisms 1701-1852, Thomas D. Martinez, Hispanic Cultural Center, Albuquerque NM, Rivera----Maria Antonia (2 days) Rivera, Baptized: 3/23/1844, Father: Francisco Antonio Rivera, Mother: Mariana Martinez, Vecinos de N.S. de Guadalupe,
PGM: Maria Rita Rivera
MGF: Santiago Martinez
MGM: Maria Dolores Arguello
Padrino: Salvador Antonio Rivera
Madrina: Maria Dolores Maldonado

Baptismal record for Maria Rupera Rivera

This is the one that confirms story of the
Indian kidnapping or adoption.

Catholic Church Baptismal Record, Archdiocese of Santa Fe (NM), Roll #21, Taos Baptisms 1837-1847, Hispanic Cultural Center, Albuquerque NM, Maria Ruperta/En este curato de Taos a los trienta dias del mes de marzo de mil ochocientos cuarenta
y cinco, yo el parroco D. Antonio Jose Martinez bautise solemnente y puse santos oleos y sagrado crisma a una parvula de cuatro dias de nacida y le puse por nombre Maria Ruperta hija legitima de Francisco Ribera y Mariana Martinez vecinos de la plaza de Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe; Abuelos paternos no se ponen porque es Indio reseatado de la Tribi del Norte; y appeliodo de sus amos: Abuelos maternos Santiago Martinez y Mara Manuela Arguelo: fueron padrinos Jose Francisco Sanchez y Juana Viviana Maes vecinos del mismo lugar a quienes aeni sus obligaciones y parentesco espiritual para que evite firme.

Burial record for Toribio Rivera
Catholic Church burial record, Archdiocese Collection, Box 17019, Taos (NM), Our Lady of Guadalupe burials 1850-1956, Toribio/En este curato de Taos a las viente siete dias del
mes de Noviembre del ano de mil ochocientos cincuetna, yo, el Parroco D. Antonio Jose Martinez, en el campo santo de Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe de sepules al cadaver de Toribio ___ de siete meses, hijo legitimo de Francisco Rivera y de Maria Ana Martinez, vecinos de la Plaza de Nuesta Senora de Guadalupe y ____ que conte (?) firme.

Baptismal record for Maria del Carmel Rivera
Catholic Church Baptismal Record, Archdiocese Collection, (Archdiocese of Santa Fe NM), Box 17010, Taos, OL of Guadalupe, Baptisms, 1750-1879, Hispanic Cultural Center, Albuquerque NM, Maria Carmel Rivera/En este curato de Taos a los dies y seis dias del mes de Julio del ano de mil ochocientos cincuenta y dos yo el Parroco D. Antonio Jose Martines bautise solemnente puse los santos oleos y sagrado crisma a una parvula de tres dias de nacida y le puse por nombre Maria del Carmel hija legitima de Francisco Ribera y de Mariana Martin vecinos de la Plaza de Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe,
Abuelos Paternos Maria Rita Ribera,
Abuelos Maternos Santiago Martines y Maria Dolores Arguello, Fueron padrinos Flavio (?) Ribera y Maria.

Death record for Jose Dolores Rivera
Death certificate, State of NM, County of Union, NM Death
Certificates, Roll #1913285,
Special Collections, Rio Grande Valley Library, Albuquerque NM,
State of NM, County of Union, Jose Dolores Rivera,
DOD: 5/6/1929,
Male, Married, Spouse: Ramoncita Rivera,
DOB: Sept. 15, 1841, POB: Cimarron NM,
Father: Francisco Rivera,
Mother: Not Known,
Cause of Death: Unknown,
Informant: Jose I. Rivera,
Burial: Corrumpa Cemetery

Family Photos
  • Alfonso RIBERA (85 KB)
    Francisquita GARCIA is the wife of Alfonso RIBERA CHRISTENING RECORD: 3. St. John the Baptist Chruch, Maria Francisca Garcia, San Juan Peblo, New Mexico 87566, Roman Catholic Church. Certificate of Baptism St. John the Baptist Church P. O. Box 776 San Juan Pueblo, New Mexico 87566 This is to Certify That Maria Francisca Garcia Child of Eulogio Garcia and Inez Salazar born in Chamita, N. M. (City) (State) on the 24 day of Jan. 1910 BAPTIZED On the 29 day of Jan. 1910 According to the Rite of the Roman Catholic Church by the Rev. J. B. Courbon. the Sponsors being Epimenio Dominguez Teresa Dominguez as appears from the Baptismal Register of this Church. Dated 20 Nov. 1965 Page 221 Fr. John ? Rodriguez.".
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  • Baptismal Record Of Alfonso Ribera (1 KB)
    Maria Francisquita GARCIA Francisquita was 18 years old when my mother Maria Anita Ribera was born. MARRIED: My Grandma Francisquita Garcia was 14 years 9 months when she married my Grandfather Alfonso Ribera on October 20th 1925. Alfonso Riveras Observe 50th Mr.and Mrs. Alfonso Rivera of 501 E. Cedar will be honoredby their children at a mass Saturday at 5:15 p.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church in observation of the couple's 50th Wedding Anniversary. Following the mass, a reception for the couple, who were married Oct. 20, 1925, at La Fragua will be held at the VFW Club. Children of the couple are Leopoldo E. Rivera and Olivama E. Rivera of the family home; Mrs. Arthur (Maria Anita) Cutting of Tucson, Ariz.; Mrs. Ray (Maria Ines) Stegman of Durango, Colo.; Mrs. Bennett (Maria Consolacion) Smith, 319 N. Buena Vista; Jose D. Rivera, Albuquerque; Mrs. Abie (Catarina Ema) Jacquez, Aztec; Mrs. (Maria Orlinda) Lake, Albuquerque; Flavio Lionel Rivera, Fountain, Colo.; Mrs. Joe (Maria Isabel) Jacquez, Aztec; Mrs. Robert (Juana Amelia) Gonzales, Albuquerque; Mrs. Leo (Maria Antonita) Vigil, Cuba; Mrs. Henry L. (Maria Belen) Archuleta, Farmington; Richard Pedro Rivera, Clovis. MARRIED;: The couple has 39 grand-children and six great-grandchildren. Rivera is a retired carpenter.
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