Criminals sentenced to Alta California

Serial Number
041-00299
Title
Criminals sentenced to Alta California
Author(s)
Arrillaga, Jose Joaquin de (Gobernador)
Monzon, Josef
Abascal, Joseph Fernando
Borbon, Francisco Xavier (Fiscal)
Garcia, Jose
and others
Date
03-03-1796
Date
02-14-1817
Documentation
San Blas, Monterrey, Guadalajara. June 20, 1799 - February 14, 1817. 192p. Letter, auto, dictamen. Original, copy. Signed.
Summary
Documents from Audiencia de Guadalajara concerning conviction of Juan Antonio Hernandez and others of complicity in theft. Hernandez sentenced to four years in Alta California. Many documents and records concerning his sentence, his transportation to and from Monterrey with his family (via fragatas Concepcion and Princesa), and provisions provided them (ff.444-478, 490, 535-539 deal with Hernandez case and that of Villasenor who Dies in San Blas prison before reaching California). Details of costs incurred by government. Assortment of reports and letters from government officials at Monterrey, San Blas, Guadalajara, and Mexico. Ff. 479-489 and 491-534 concern sentencing of other criminals also to be sent to Alta California as pobladores with their families (M. Vela, T. Prado, J.m.Carrillo, J.c. Simental, R. Ramirez, R. Ruiz, and others). Details about sentences and costs incurred to carry them out. Letter from Arrillaga to viceroy discussing complaints about behavior of criminals sent to Alta California as pobladores (ff. 500-501). Further discussion of this matter by Borbon. Carrillo discusses bad example pobladores sentenced to California present to mission Indians (ff. 515-516). Opinions of other officials in California, Guadalajara, and Mexico on matter of sentencing criminals to be pobladores in Alta California. (S. Fiederlein, 2-3-87)
Persons
Hernandez, Juan Antonio
Murphy, Jacobo
Moyna(?), Ramon de
Hurtado de Mendoza, Antonio
Briseno, Juan
Robles, Juan Jose
Hernandez, Juan Jose
Saavedra, Francisco (Regente)
Martinez (Regente)
Dominguez y Camacho (Regente)
Lizarras y Gamboa, Jose Joaquin
Arrillaga, Jose Joaquin de (Teniente Coronel y Gobernador)
Sandoval, Maria Antonia
Hernandez, Serafina
Hernandez, Juana de Dios
Diaz Fernandez de la Vega, Benito
Monzon, Josef
Hernandez, Jose Basilio
Hernandez, Jose Fernando
Hernandez, Jose Antonio
Hernandez, Cosme Damion
Hernandez, Maria Josefa
Garcia, Jose
Montendez
Yturvide
Abascal, Joseph Fernando
Grageda, Francisco (Cabo)
Nunez, Macedomo (Soldado)
Hernandez, Jacinta
Sagarzurieta
Azanza, Jose de (Virrey)
Villasenor, Eleuterio Servino
Alva
Bachiller
Herrera
Lasso
Vela, Jose Martin
Fuentes, Maria de la Luz
Prado, Tomas
Carrillo, Josef Maria
Simental, Jose Cristoval
Galvan, Maria Apolinaria
Borbon, Francisco Xavier (Fiscal)
Berenguer de Marquina, Felix (Virrey)
Maza, Geronimo de la
Huerta, Margarito (Cabo)
Pena, Josef Manuel de la (Soldado)
Borica, Diego de (Gobernador)
Barbosa, Jose
Hernandez de Alva, Lorenzo (Fiscal)
Ramirez, Rafael
Maria Gregoria
Vela, Gregorio
Ruiz, Rafael
Carrillo, Raymundo
Alber(?), Pedro de
Arguello, Josef
Fages, Pedro (Gobernador)
Posada, Vicente
Lasuen(?), Fermin Francisco (Fray)
Rocha, Cornelio
Morelos, Juan de Dios (Cirujano)
Barcenas, Marcelos
Hernandez
Cornejo
Corona, Francisco (Teniente)
Paula Bermudez, Francisco de
Places
San Blas (Apostadero)(Puerto)
Guadalajara
Milscota (Pueblo)
Monterrey (Puerto)(Presidio)
Nueva Galicia
Monte Rey (Puerto)
Veracruz
Acapulco
Havana (Presidio)
Loreto
Mexico
San Francisco
Branciforte (Villa)
San Diego (Puerto)
Santa Barbara (Presidio)
San Jose (Pueblo)
Malechor (Paraje)
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 017 ff. 444-539
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 017 ff. 444-539
Language
Spanish
Notes
Edges of some documents cut off, one document interrupted by another, documents out of order and split into two expedientes (16 and 17), marginal notes
Reference Number
1700018
Rights
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