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Yrisarri Family Papers,

Identifier: 1985-092

Scope and Content

Collection consists primarily of land grant and land conveyance documents (Seriesi I and II) from the Albuquerque-Bernalillo area and surrounding communities in New Mexico (1697-1929). Included are deeds and records concerning the Alameda and Joseph Telles Jiron land grants, homestead lands, and the San Mateo Ranch. Series III (persons) includes the estate papers, estate inventories, and wills of various members of the related Perea family. Miscellaneous documents include Jacobo Yrisarri's papers as sheriff of Bernalillo County (1892-1894), partido contracts, and mining records.

Most materials are in Spanish.


  • 1697-1951

Language of Materials

English, and Spanish.

Access Restrictions


Copy Restrictions

Limited duplication allowed for research purposes. User is responsible for all copyright compliance.

Biographical Note

The Yrisarri family was a prominent Hispanic family in the Albuquerque-Bernalillo area of New Mexico in the 19th century.


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Collection is organized into four series:
  1. I. Land conveyances and deeds
  2. II. Land grants
  3. III. Persons
  4. IV. Miscellaneous documents

Related Material

Additional Yrisarri family papers are located in the "Edward Yrisarri Collection of Jacobo Yrisarri Papers." (Accession Number 1997-040).


Contact Information

  1. New Mexico State Records Center and Archives
  2. Archives and Historical Services Division
  3. 1205 Camino Carlos Rey
  4. Santa Fe, New Mexico 87505
  5. Phone: 505-476-7908
  6. Fax: 505-476-7909
  7. Email:
  8. URL:


Inventory of the Yrisarri Family Papers, 1697-1951
Edited Full Draft
Processed by K. Dorman
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Finding aid is in English

Revision Statements

  • June 28, 2004: PUBLIC "-//New Mexico State Records Center and Archives//TEXT (US::Nm-Ar::1985-092::Yrisarri Family Papers)//EN" "nmar1985-092.sgml" converted from EAD 1.0 to 2002 by v1to02.xsl (sy2003-10-15).
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Repository Details

Part of the New Mexico State Records Center and Archives Repository

1209 Camino Carlos Rey
Santa Fe NM 87507
(505) 476-7948