Pueblo of Isleta

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Guide to Pueblo of Isleta ancestry, family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.

Introduction[edit | edit source]

Bands or Clans: White Corn, Black Corn, Yellow Corn, Blue Corn, and All-Color Corn

Established: 1864


Tribe: Isleta

Population: 1969: Tribal enrollment 2,356

Tribal Headquarters[edit | edit source]

Pueblo of Isleta
P.O. Box 1270
Isleta, NM 87022
Phone: 505-869-3111

History[edit | edit source]

Brief Timeline[edit | edit source]

1540: First contact with Coronado, used Isleta pueblo as a base and the Isleta served as interpreters and guides

1540's: Spanish Missionaries

1650: The Isleta with other tribes joined the Apache to force out the Spanish, this became known as the Pueblo War

1681: The village burned to the ground by the Spanish; some taken prisoner, some lived with the Hopi

1717: Tribe returned to rebuild the village

1862: War with the Navajo

1846: The Treaty of Guadalupe Hildago, New Mexico becomes part of the United States

Records[edit | edit source]

Land Records[edit | edit source]

Land is tribal-owned.

Important Websites[edit | edit source]

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