Note:Copy of a manifest record dated December 7, 1597, Valle de San Bartolomé, AGI,Sevilla, México, N.22,…
Copy of a manifest record dated December 7, 1597, Valle de San Bartolomé, AGI,Sevilla, México, N.22, B.3, f. 28r. The record reads: “Hernan mrn: Memoria de las cosas que gernan martin Serrano/ lleva a la jornada de nuevo Mex.co el qua les sargto/ de la dha Jornada de la compania del cappn Juo ruiz/ de Cabrera y lleva su muger Jua Rodriguez.”
Translation: “Hernan Martín: Memorial of the things that Hernán Martín Serrano is bringing on the journey to New Mexico; he is a sergeant of the said journey in the company of Captain Juan Ruiz de Cabrera and he is bringing his wife, Juana Rodríguez.”
There are no recorded accounts that have come to light to confirm that Juana Rodríguez arrived in New Mexico.