Cavildo de la villa de San Fernando a Baron de Ripperda (gobernador de la provincia de Texas). Peticion para acrecentar la defensa de esa villa ya que constantemente sufre ataques de los Apaches.

Serial Number
040-00296
Title
Cavildo de la villa de San Fernando a Baron de Ripperda (gobernador de la provincia de Texas). Peticion para acrecentar la defensa de esa villa ya que constantemente sufre ataques de los Apaches.
Date
00-00-1690
Documentation
Villa de San Fernando. 1770. 24p. Peticion. Decreto. Transcription. Dct 1690.
Summary
This document emphasizes the large investment in the exploration of the province of Texas, its great agricultural and Mineral resources. Also states, that out of 400 families that were thought necessary to populate and maintain this province only 31 were actually sent. Describes the large losses caused by the Apache attacks. Decree of the Baron de Ripperda ordering everyone to wait, until a final decision is reached by the viceroy of Nueva Espana. (E. Klien) (1978)
Persons
Leon, Fernando de (Gobernador de Cohauila)
Teran de los Rios, Domingo
San Dionis, Luis de
Ramon, Domingo
Valero, Marquez de (Gobernador)
Menchaca, Luis Antonio (Capitan)
Rivera y Villalon, Pedro de (Brigadier)
Oconor, Hugo (Sargento Mayor)
Ripperda, Baron de
Places
Espiritu Santo (Bahia)
Movila
Nueva Espana
Adays (Mision)
Texas (Provincia)
Adays (Nuestra Senora del Pilar de los) (Presidio)
Texas (Presidio)
Bahia del Espiritu Santo (Presidio)
San Antonio de Bexar (Presidio)
San Fernando (Villa)
San Antonio (Rio)
San Xavier (Presidio)
San Marcos (Presidio)
Coahuila (Gobernacion)
Ethnic Groups
Asinays (Texas)
Caudachos
Apaches
Vidais
First Location
AZTM. Jesuit Hist. Inst. Amer. Div., Tucson. Mf. J-02-D-05 AGN., Mexico. Historia Vol. 302 pp. 126-137
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Historia, Leg. 0302 ff. 126-137
Language
Spanish
Notes
Signed by the whole 'cavildo de la villa de San Fernando around 30 signatures'.
Batch Reference Number
00005448/JHI
Rights
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