Joseph de Escandon. Peticion concerning land tenure in Tamaulipas.

Serial Number
040-00660
Title
Joseph de Escandon. Peticion concerning land tenure in Tamaulipas.
Author(s)
Escandon, Joseph de
Date
00-00-1765
Documentation
N.p. n.d. 10 pages. Peticion. Original. Signed. (dct) cir. 1765.
Summary
Escandon writes to Mexico City to ask that land he has conquered be delineated so that people can begin raising animals. He gives the various landmarks which he considers the extent of his claim and asks that land be included in the delineation of use to animal raising because the condition of much of his land is not conducive to this activity. Good geographical descriptions. Area in question is in Tamaulipas. Comments of the auditor are included. (M. Bowman) (1978)
Persons
Escandon, Joseph de
Revillagigedo (Conde de)
Valcarcel, Domingo
Places
Queretaro (Ciudad)
Sierra Gorda
Seno Mexicano
Nueva Espana
Tamaulipas (Sierra)
Las Cabras (Arroyo)
Panados Menores (Hacienda)
Bacus (Hacienda)
Caballar (Hacienda)
Soto la Marina (Villa)
Santillana (Villa)
San Fernando (Villa)
La Barra (Lagunas)
Chorrera (Arroyo)
Zerrito de Aire
La Gavia
Santo Domingo (Charco)
Los Capitanes (Lomas)
La Chorrera (Cabeza)
Santander (Villa)
Media Annata (Real Oro de)
Panuco
Tampico
Espiritu Santo (Bahia)
Texas
Coahuila
Nuevo Leon
Charcas
Valles (Villa)
Nueces (Rio)
Santa Dorotea
First Location
AZTM. Jesuit Hist. Inst. Amer. Div., Tucson. Mf. J-02-D-10
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Californias, Leg. 0038 ff. 400-405
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
00005006/JHI
Rights
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