SILVAS, Maria Josefa Gabriela

Female Abt 1756 -


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  • Name SILVAS, Maria Josefa Gabriela 
    Nickname Gabriela 
    Born Abt. 1756  Villa de Sinaloa, Sinaloa, Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • PARENTAGE OF CHILD - MARIA JOSEFA GABRIELA SILVAS
      per the 1781 Rivera Expedition Member list;
      1781 RIVERA EXPEDITION
      Lugo, Maria Pascuala, 30; children: Gabriela Silvas, 24; Maria Silvas, 16; Bernarda Silvas, 7; Gertrudis, 2; Teodoro, 1.

      - There is only a 6 year difference in ages between the mother [Maria Pascuala LUGO] and the daughter [Gabriela SILVAS].

      QUESTIONS: Is this an age error on the list's author's part, or is Gabriela a step-daughter?
    Christened Abt. 1756  Villa de Sinaloa, Sinaloa, Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Military 1781  Mission San Gabriel, Alta California Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    1781 RIVERA EXPEDITION MEMBER
    with mother and siblings *SEE BIRTH NOTES 
    Biography 1790  San Diego, Alta California Find all individuals with events at this location 
    w/husband & children 
    Person ID I12834  1. Schwald - WA-NY-OR-TX
    Last Modified 20 Apr 2017 

    Father SILVAS, Jose Miguel,   b. Abt. 1750, Villa de Sinaloa, Sinaloa, Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt. 6 Dec 1789, San Diego Presidio, Alta California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 39 years) 
    Mother LUGO, Maria Pascuala,   b. Abt. 1740, Villa de Sinaloa, Sinaloa, Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1824, Los Angeles, Alta California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years) 
    Family ID F4097  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family SOTELO, Francisco Antonio,   b. Abt. 1754, Villa de Sinaloa, Sinaloa, Mexico Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt. 7 May 1824, Los Angeles, Alta California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Married 01 Dec 1782  Mission San Gabriel, Alta California Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Children 
    +1. SOTELO, Ramon,   b. Abt. 1782, Alta California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1824, Alta California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 42 years)
     2. SOTELO, Joseph "Gabriel",   b. 25 Oct 1785, Alta California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft. April 1825, Alta California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)
     3. SOTELO, Josef Maria,   b. 22 Nov 1787, Alta California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt. 6 Jan 1788, Alta California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +4. SOTELO, Maria Venancia,   b. 18 May 1789, San Diego, Alta California Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1865, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     5. SOTELO, Joseph Maria Tiburcio,   b. 10 Aug 1792, San Diego Presidio, Alta California Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 20 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F4282  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt. 1756 - Villa de Sinaloa, Sinaloa, Mexico Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - Abt. 1756 - Villa de Sinaloa, Sinaloa, Mexico Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - 1781 RIVERA EXPEDITION MEMBER with mother and siblings *SEE BIRTH NOTES - 1781 - Mission San Gabriel, Alta California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 01 Dec 1782 - Mission San Gabriel, Alta California Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBiography - w/husband & children - 1790 - San Diego, Alta California Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S006] Alta Cal 1781 - Rivera Expedition Members, California Spanish Genealogy , (http://www.sfgenealogy.com/spanish/rivera.htm), 1781.
      1781 RIVERA EXPEDITION
      Lugo, Maria Pascuala, 30; children: Gabriela Silvas, 24; Maria Silvas, 16; Bernarda Silvas, 7; Gertrudis, 2; Teodoro, 1.

    2. [S012] Alta Cal Msn Bk #00_1772-1855 _Marr, Early California Population Project, (huntington.org), http://missions.huntington.org/MarriageData.aspx?ID=1559.
      MARRIAGE
      Msn. San Gabriel
      #148) 1 Dec 1782- FRANCISCO SOTELO, soldado del Presidio de San Diego, de Francisco Sotelo (difunto) y Maria Phelipa Higuera,
      con MARIA JOSEFA GABRIELA SILVA de Joseph Silva y Maria Pasquala Lugo. *More info on web site

    3. [S068] Alta Cal Msn Bk #35_1774-1855_Sn Gab_Marr, Mission San Gabriel Arcangel, (Thomas Workman Temple III).
      MARRIAGE
      #148) 1 December 1782 - FRANCISCO SOTELO, 28, soldado de cuera de San Diego, de Francisco Sotelo, ya difunto, y Maria Felipa Higuera; natural de la Villa de Sinaloa;
      con MARIA JOSEFA GABRIELA SILVAS, 26, de Jose Silvas y Maria Pascuala Lugo, naturales de la misma Villa. "velacion en 4 de Febrero de 1783."
      Testigos: Jose Maria Verdugo, Cabo de esta escolta, casado con Maria Encarnacion Lopez, y Maria Guadalupe Briones, casada con Juan Maria Olivera, Cabo del Presidio de San Diego. Prior testigos on Nov. 12, 1782: Bernardo Heredia, soldado de cuera de Monte-Rey; Joaquin Higuera, 32, soldado de cuera de San Diego; Francisco Villavicencio, 31, Poblador; y Jose Thadeo Sanchez, 26, soldado de cuera de Monte-Rey. Fr. Miguel Sanchez.

    4. [S162] CENSUS 1790 - Alta California, (sfgenealogy.com/sf/ca1790.htm), 1790.
      1790 Census - SAN DIEGO
      Francisco Sotelo, espanol, from Villa Sinaloa, 40; wife Gabriela Silvas, espanola, [from Villa Sinaloa] 34; four children: [Ramon] 11; [Jose Antonio] 7; [Francisco] 5; [Venancia] 2. {Jose Antonio born. 1783; Joseph Gabriel born 1785; Jose Maria born 1787; Maria Venancia b. 18 May 1789}