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Tafoya, Jose Miguel. Paternity suit.

Serial Number: 
275-02706
Title: 
Tafoya, Jose Miguel. Paternity suit.
Author(s): 
Tafoya, Jose Miguel (Interim Alcalde Mayor)
Date: 
11-24-1805
Documentation: 
Santa Fee. November 24, 1805. 2 pages. Negotiated compromise. Original. Signed.
Summary: 
A negotiated agreement between Maria Guadalupe Ortis and Thomas Maese, releasing Maese from an obligation to marry Ortis. Maese had gotten Ortis pregnant, but since she had reportedly already had two children she was willing to forgo marriage in return for a cash payment of 18 pesos over three years and the obligation to raise the child as a legitimate offspring. (Robert H. Jackson) (1980)
Persons: 
Tafoya, Jose Miguel (Interim Alcalde Mayor)
Persons: 
Maese, Tomas
Persons: 
Ortis, Maria Guadalupe
Persons: 
Serrano, Ramon
Persons: 
Alaris, Juan
Places: 
Santa Fee (Villa)
Places: 
San Ysidro (Puesto)
First Location: 
AZU Film 2182 rl. 15 fr. 1038-1039.
Original Location: 
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 015 ff. 1038-1039.
Other Location: 
UNM-Zimmerman Library.
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Twitchell Vol. II, no. 1928.
Rights: 
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