ASSIGNMENT No. 4,
4-Augustina Regidor, No. 110, Sq. "H", Puente-1763
Charlotte and Hypolita, northwest corner, and part
This was the mother of the map maker Juan Elixio de
la Puente. Her husband was Antonio Eligio de la Puente
of Havana. Very fine family.
In the future you may find she was(in 1763) on old Arguelles
property. For that year the Puente's properties were on
south Charlotte, Cadiz..etc..(Art Center and across street
north) Her lineage is below. She was sister of Mrs. Manuel
Horruytiner and her mother was SISTER of the senior Mrs.
Lorenzo Josef de Leon. So she was 1st cousin to all the
de Leons. (Mrs. Juan Pueyo, Mrs. Francisco Menendez Marques,
Mrs. Juan Horruytiner, Don Geronimo Josef and Don Juan Josef,)
et-al......Quite a family.
We begin with Captain Antonio Arguelles and Augustina
Crespo y Rodriguez, her grandfather and the grandmother
for whom she was named. You have their complete background
but I will repeat here their marriage. Nov. 20, 1641, Ph. 4.
So to her mother Antonia de Arguelles, born May 19, 1660,
whose sister, Lulsa de Arguelles married the elder de Leon.
Antonia married Adj. Geronimo Regidor of MartinMunos, Castile
on Oct. 21, 1680 in a ceremony of the Hospital(of La Soledad?)
Augustine Regidor was their daughter, born 9/13/1700.
Married Dec. 27, two days after Xmas, 1719. Ph. 317.
Don Antonio Eligio de la Puente of Havana.
Augustina and Antonio Puente had 9 known children.
JUAN JOSEF 1724(the map maker)
Maria Theresa, 1730
Maria Gertrude, 1740
This lady, Augustina Regidor, Mrs. Antonio de la Puente,
also married her ch' ,n into the finest families in
Juan J s.- -he :nap maker) and Cecelia, his sister,
took fiJ~ the Sanchez-Cashonda families two members..
son and daughter of Sebastian Sanchez de Casahonda and
his de Leon wife...both grandchildren of Don Juan Josef
de Leon and great grands of the old man, Don Lorenzo Josef.
The map maker, named for his grandfather Puente, married
Mariana janchez Casahonda in 1747. Cecelia Puente married
Ildefonso sanchez de Casahonda in 1746.
Joseph Puente married Clara Hita Salazar, another de Leon
descendant, in 1756.
Maria Theresa Puente was wed to Antonio Lopez de Toledo
pre 1760 in the last days of the Spanish residents.
hey left in 1763.
In 1763 Maria Theresa and Lopez de Toledo owned 161K
on the map. West side Charlotte across Hypolita from her mother,
Augustina Regidor Puente.
Cecelia and her husband were at 2353..
(TradeWinds, El Patio)
Juan Josef and his wife, and brother, Jose had 248-Z
And Antonio, either Augustina's son, Antonio or her husband's
This is nuite a family.
SINCE HER GRANDPARENTS, the ANTONIO ARGUELLES' family
was No. 48 on the RUINED HOUSE LIST....just beyond Pueyo
the Contador....I would say we are on or near the A3JELLES
property in her place of residence in 1763.