Letters of viceroy Bucareli, governor Fayni, Zatarain, San Vicente and Oxinaga concerning recent Indian attacks in Nueva Vizcaya

Serial Number
041-01063
Title
Letters of viceroy Bucareli, governor Fayni, Zatarain, San Vicente and Oxinaga concerning recent Indian attacks in Nueva Vizcaya
Author(s)
Fayni, Josef
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria
Zatarain, Luis Maria
San Vicente, Juan
Oxinaga, Domingo
Date
02-06-1773
Date
03-17-1773
Documentation
Mexico, Durango, Chihuahua, valle de San Bartholome, n.s las mercedes del oro. Letters. Originals. Feb-March1773.
Summary
Concerns various Indian attacks and Spanish responses in province; various authors emphasize how Indian wars are destroying province; includes notes on savageness of combat; governor Fayni forwards three letters (by Oxinaga, Zatarain and San Vicente) detailing specific accounts of combat, deaths, losses of livestock and arms and equipment. Viceroy Bucareli describes assignment of detachments of dragoons to Valle de San Bartolome; their logistical needs; and other presidio assignments. (J. Williams, March 1987)
Persons
Fayni, Josef (Theniente Coronel)
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Frey)
Oxinaga, Domingo
Zatarain, Luis Maria
San Vicente, Juan
Villaverde, Manuel (Capitan)
O'Conor, Hugo
Munoz, Manuel (Capitan)
Leinado, Nicolas
Olaves y Ozaetta, Juan Ygnacio
Urquidi, Agustin
Alcala, Juan Francisco
Ornantia, Anna
Places
Durango
Nueva Vizcaya
San Bartholome (Valle)
Real del Oro
Chihuahua
Torreon (Estancia)
Florido (Rio)
Guejuquilla
Lenadores, Sdro(?) Dos (Sierra)
Concepcion (Pueblo)
Olivas (Cienega)
Mercedes del Oro, Nuestra Senora de las (Real)
San Antonio (Hacienda)
Jugo (Hacienda)
Canutillo
Potrero de Dominguez
San Xavier
Zerro Gordo (Presidio)
Balsequillo (Hacienda)
Concepsion (Hacienda)
Guxuquilla (Presidio)
Gila (Rio)
Bocas(?)
Ethnic Groups
Apaches Gilenos
Taramuares
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 043 ff. 046-054
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 043 ff. 046-054
Language
Spanish
Notes
Out of order, ff. 47 & 51 badly bled through
Reference Number
4300011
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