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Mrs Maria Librada Quintana Leyba
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Birth: Oct. 13, 1871
Taos County
New Mexico, USA
Death: Mar. 15, 1941
Taos County
New Mexico, USA

The Quintanas and the Leyba families were buried on church grounds in the 1800's. Ramoncita said that her mother and her sister were buried at the old Llano church,Llano de la Yegua, Llano, New Mexico. The cemetery is next door.
A photo of the church is found on the internet:

Family links: 
  Ramoncita Lopez (1908 - 1995)*
  Eliu Quintana (1909 - 1975)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Mother of Ramoncita Lopez . Being buried close to the alter and under the floorboards was consider a honor pre-1900's. It was a gesture of deep faith in the lord in old church membership.
Non-Cemetery Burial
Specifically: Buried at the window of the old Llano church (Llano de San Juan) or also known as (Llano de la Yegua), Llano NM . Being buried on church grounds or even under the floorboards of a church was common practice.
Created by: Paul
Record added: Jul 14, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93568520
Mrs Maria Librada <i>Quintana</i> Leyba
Added by: Paul
Mrs Maria Librada <i>Quintana</i> Leyba
Added by: Paul
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 Added: Aug. 15, 2012

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