Malaquias Montoya Sr. served prison time from 1932-1934 for bootlegging
My dad speculates that his father documented himself wearing a neck brace for an insurance scam.
Lucia Saiz-Montoya (1908-1997)
Mama Lucy (center) with her daughter, Helen, and her sister-in-law Barbarita in Chilili, New Mexico.
Malaquias in the 1st grade
Malaquias in the 3rd grade