Administrative papers from captain of San Juan Bautista

Serial Number
041-00380
Title
Administrative papers from captain of San Juan Bautista
Author(s)
Rodriguez, Vicente (Capitan)
and others
Date
11-29-1767
Date
11-12-1772
Documentation
San Juan Bautista (presidio). February 10, 1772 - November 12, 1772. 48p. Letters, notas. Original, copy. Signed.
Summary
Documents from presidio of San Juan Bautista during tenure of comandante Rodriguez. Discusses presidial troops, local Indians, and naming of captain at San Saba. Focus is on Former commander Rodriguez. Letters from his widow and son discussing his military career and situation of family after his death. (ff.69-71,77). Widow requests employment for her son. Copy of letter from Manuel Rodriguez (ff. 72-76) to viceroy discussing weapons, and information on troops. Copy requested by Francisco Rodriguez. Followed by 5 blank pages. Letter from V. Rodriguez to viceroy that briefly discusses his own career as captain of the presidio (ff. 79). States that Manuel Rodriguez I his Brother. V. Rodriguez ordered to appoint position of tenencia del Rio Grande as he sees fit. Another letter discusses troops at presidio, status of nearby missions, activities of personnel and Indians, and visita general of the presidio. Final letter discusses activities of some indios nortenos - murder and robberies and how part were taken to Bizaron and rest to el Carrizo. (S. Fiederlein, 2-20-87)
Persons
Rodriguez, Vicente (Capitan)(Teniente Comandante)
Oca, Manuel Antonio de
Oconor, Hugo de (Teniente Coronel)
Garza de Falcon, Alexandro de la
Riperda, Baron de
Morales, Antonia (Viuda de Manuel Rodriguez)
Rodriguez, Manuel (Capitan)
Rubi, Marques de
Rodriguez, Francisco (Hijo de Manuel Rodriguez)
Bucareli y Ursua Antonio Maria (Virrey)
Cadena, Francisco Xavier (Cabo)
Fernandez Eugenio
Longonia, Francisco (Soldado)
Flores, Francisco (Soldado
Ribera, Pedro de (Brigadier)
Places
San Juan Bautista del Rio Grande (Presidio)
Carrizo (Paraje)
Austria, San Fernando de
San Saba (Presidio)
Bejar, San Antonio de (Presidio)
Monclova (Villa)
Saltillo
Coahuila
Santa Rosa (Poblaciones y Ranchos)
San Fernando (Villa)
Nueva Vizcaya
El Passo del Norte
Nuevo Mexico
Rio Grande del Norte (Presidio)
San Bernardo
Bizaron, San Francisco de (Mision)
Gigedo, San Pedro de
Chiguagua
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
Lipanes
Mescaleros
Tobosos
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 022 ff. 062-085
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 022 ff. 062-085
Language
Spanish
Notes
Several incomplete documents, letter by widow of m. Rodriguez ou of order and pages scattered (ff. 69,71,77), extra copies of several documents
Reference Number
2200002
Rights
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