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Luz Romero, Maria Manuela de la. Civil case against Mariano Baca for insults to her honor.

Serial Number: 
275-00860
Title: 
Luz Romero, Maria Manuela de la. Civil case against Mariano Baca for insults to her honor.
Author(s): 
Luz Romero, Maria Manuela de la
Date: 
04-02-1767
Date: 
01-05-1768
Documentation: 
Santa Fe. April 2, 1767. 22 pages. Diligencias. Original. Signed. Dct April 2, 1767 - January 5, 1768.
Summary: 
The disreputable fellow, Mariano Baca, tells everyone that Maria Manuela de la Luz Romero has consented to be his wife and that they have slept together. To save her honor Maria proves to a church official she is yet a virgin and brings civil suit against Baca, which she wins. He gets nine months of jail in process and given court costs. (R. Davis) (1980)
Persons: 
Luz Romero, Maria Manuela de la
Persons: 
Mendinueta, Pedro Fermin (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Lavendera, Antonio (Licenciado)
Persons: 
Baca, Mariano
Persons: 
Romero, Phelipe
Persons: 
Duran y Chabes, Luiza Ana
Persons: 
Romero, Andres Antonio
Persons: 
Sanchez, Juan Cristobal (Alcalde Mayor)
Persons: 
Hurtado de Mendoza, Joseph
Persons: 
Benavides, Barbara
Places: 
Santa Fe (Villa)
Places: 
San Phelipe de Alburquerque
First Location: 
AZU Film 2182 rl. 10 fr. 0004-0025.
Original Location: 
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 010 ff. 0004-0025.
Other Location: 
UNM-Zimmerman Library.
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Twitchell Vol. II, no. 0611.
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