Group Title: Historic St. Augustine: Fornell's Block 18, Lot 9 (Gun Museum on Spanist St.)
Title: 113-I 1763 Puente
Full Citation
Permanent Link:
 Material Information
Title: 113-I 1763 Puente Juana Baez
Series Title: Historic St. Augustine: Fornell's Block 18, Lot 9 (Gun Museum on Spanist St.)
Physical Description: Research notes
Language: English
Creator: Barnes, Eleanor P.
Copyright Date: Public Domain
Physical Location:
Box: 6
Divider: Block 18 Lot 9
Folder: Fornell's B18-L9 (Gun Museum on Spanist St.)
Subject: Saint Augustine (Fla.)
62 Spanish Street (Saint Augustine, Fla.)
Fornells House (Saint Augustine, Fla.)
Spatial Coverage: North America -- United States of America -- Florida -- Saint Johns -- Saint Augustine -- 62 Spanish Street
Coordinates: 29.894559 x -81.313764
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: UF00094818
Volume ID: VID00003
Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier: B18-L9

Full Text

113-1 1763 Puente
Juana Baez

Juana Baez was a native! Born in 1715 she married
1st Thomas Escalona and after his death married:

Monday, May, 3, 1746 Ph. 230.
Manuel Rafael Barrabi
She was the daughter of Jose Baez and Ana Pena and
she was grand-daughter of Juan de Penalosa and Anastasia de Herrera
Her mother died in 1747 and her father, Baez, was drowned
at the bar in 1758.
Her grandmother, Eufemia Cabrera Herrera,had married
Bartolome Perez in 1662 and he seemed to act for all
the de Pena family. He was 23 on the Ruined House list
of 1702.
Her grandfather, Juan de Penalosa died in 1723.
She lost her sister in the epidemic of 1727, Josepha Baez,
Mrs. Nieto.

She is listed on the Fish Accounts as No. 83.
Her property sold to Colin McKenzie, the Butcher.
June 21 1766. McKenzie also bought the Ortega property
behind Baez land and had the full area from Spanish Street
to present day Cordova.
Spanish Street was called St. Hypl1ita in the Escrituras at tikes.
Treasury was called Paniagua lane often.
Hypolita Street of today was called San Patricio or St.
Patrick at times.
In 1788 Pedro Estopa lived in this area. He was from the
group of Minorcan Colonists. In 1788 this was Block 16.
But in 1790 Quesada it is Bl. 18


129-I 1763 Puente:

Francisco de Ortega.
He was not a native but his wife was descended from the
Rodriguez-Arsian-Escalona families.
It begins:

1648....................Marriage of Capt. Francisco Jacinto Rodriguez
and Maria de Arsian.
1695, 8/16.............Marriage of their son, Joseph Rodriguez.
Francesca Escalona
Ph. 209.
1699...................Birth of Maria Manuel Rodriguez

1714, 5/24.............Marriage of Maria Manuela to Juan
Isador Fernandez.
Ph. 287
1722, 12/8.............Birth of Francesca Fernandez

1743, 1/8..............Marriage of Francesca to Francisco
de Crtega.
Ph. 185

Mrs. de Ortega was 3rd cousin of No. 190 and the husband of 155.
See the sketch.

Her great grandfather, Pedro de Escalona married Lucia de
Reyna, Feb. 1660, Ph. 57. He was No. 114 on the Ruined House list
of 1702.
Francisco de Ortega was listed as No. 51-Fish Account list
property sold 6/21/1766 to Colin Mckenzie.

University of Florida Home Page
© 2004 - 2010 University of Florida George A. Smathers Libraries.
All rights reserved.

Acceptable Use, Copyright, and Disclaimer Statement
Last updated October 10, 2010 - - mvs