Letters regarding dealings with Indians, land distribution, military affairs, civil and religious offices, financial matters legal proceedings, and mission activities.

Serial Number
041-00828
Title
Letters regarding dealings with Indians, land distribution, military affairs, civil and religious offices, financial matters legal proceedings, and mission activities.
Author(s)
Gonzalez de Santianes, Vicente (Gobernador Interino)
noriega, Melchor de
Alvarez Nava, Simon
Fuentes, Luis Antonio de
Date
08-01-1768
Date
05-30-1770
Documentation
San Carlos, Mexico. March 4, 1770-July 7, 1770. 48p. Letter, relacion. Signed, copy.
Summary
Describes situation with Indians: murders of and by; religious education of; military strategies used to subdue, and control; agricultural labor of, and transporting to prisons. Tobacco, gunpowder, and land finances listed along with expenditures and troop payments, appointments made in civil offices of governor and justicia. Activities at missions described: crop production, establishment of new orders, rebuilding of destroyed mission, failure of priests to report profits and subsequent conflicts with royal officials, and distribution of mission supplies. Case of presidial captain of Laredo falsifying location of town. Travel conditions at Tetillas poor. (L. Deatherage, July 1987)
Persons
Palacio, Juan Fernando de (Mariscal del Campo)
Rubio, Joseph (Gobernador Interino)
Gonzalez de Santianes, Vicente (Gobernador Interino)
Noriega, Melchor de
Alvarez Nava, Simon
Serna, Joseph de la (Alfarez)
Quintamilla, Joseph Lorenzo (Justicia)
Estrada, Cayetano (Teniente)
Tribino, Marcos
Basquez Borrego, Juan Joseph
Fuentes, Luis Antonio de (Capitan)
Luzio, Juan (Pastor)
Chacon, Gregorio
Nogaro, Joseph de
Cuevas, Joseph de
Perez de Oyos, Juan
Cordoba, Miguel de
Joseph, Antonio
Mendoza, Pedro de
Anastasio, Antonio
Santiago (Indio Huasteco)
Repomuzero Gomez, Limo
Moreno, Pedro (Sargento)
Fuga (Capitan)
Arriaga, Julian de
Tribino, Melchor (Teniente)
Places
Palmillas
Altamira
Potosi, San Luis de
Cruillas
Bungos (Villa)
Santander
Campana (Potrero)
Santillana
Tamualipa
Escandon
San Fernando (Mision)
Reynosa
Camargo
Aguayo
Horcasitas
Santo Ebangelio (Provincia)
Los Angeles (Pueblo de)
Nueva Tamualipa, San Carlos de
Padilla
Santa Barbara
Nuevo Santander (Provincia)
Llera
Hoyos
Tetillas
Laredo (Villa)
California (Haciendas de)
Guadalajara
Ethnic Groups
Huastecos
Military Groups
La Compania de Caballeria de Nuevo Santander
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 031 ff. 358-382
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 031 ff. 358-382
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
3100039
Rights
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