Pueblo of Pojoaque

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

Introduction[edit | edit source]

The Pojoaque Pueblo is located in Santa Fe County, New Mexico.

Established: 1858

Agency: Northern Pueblos Agency

Tribe: Tano-tewa

Population: 1969: Tribal enrollment 60 [1]

Tribal Headquarters[edit | edit source]

Pueblo of Pojoaque
78 Cities of Gold Road
Santa Fe, NM 87506
Phone: 505-455-4500

History[edit | edit source]

Brief Timeline[edit | edit source]

1680: Pueblo Revolt against the Spanish

1692: Village of Pojoaque was abandoned

1706: Five families resettle Pajoaque.

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

1890: Smallpox epidemic

1922: Influenza epidemic causes Pojoaque Pueblo to be abandoned

1934: Tribal members reclaim and resettle the Pueblo

Additional References to the History of the Tribe and/or Band[edit | edit source]

Records[edit | edit source]

The majority of records of individuals were those created by the agencies. Some records may be available to tribal members through the tribal headquarters.They were (and are) the local office of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, and were charged with maintaining records of the activities of those under their responsibility. Among these records are:

Land Records[edit | edit source]

Land is Tribally owned.

Important Websites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Indian Reservations A State and Federal Handbook. Compiled by The Confederation of American Indians, New York, N.Y. McFarland and Co. Inc., Jefferson, North Carolina, c. 1986. FHL book 970.1 In2

Bibliography[edit | edit source]