This collection contains genealogical files about the earliest founding Santa Barbara families, including pedigree charts,
clippings, and correspondence; and subject files containing newspaper clippings, articles, and other ephemera related to Santa
Barbara County places, buildings, and people in general.
Margarita Delbrook Villa (1913-2011) was a 6th generation descendant of Presidio soldiers Jose Dominguez and Victorino Feliz.
She was born in Santa Barbara and lived there all her life. She married Leroy Villa, also a descendant of Spanish soldier
Juan Jose Villa, in 1932. The couple had four children: Leroy, William, Therese, and Marjorie.
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All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Archivist and Librarian.
Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Santa Barbara Trust for Historic Preservation Research Center as the
owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be
obtained by the reader.
Collection is open to researchers.