Letter from Cancio to viceroy renouncing charge of company and presidio under his care.

Serial Number
041-01211
Title
Letter from Cancio to viceroy renouncing charge of company and presidio under his care.
Author(s)
Cancio, Lorenzo de (Capitan)
Date
02-19-1768
Documentation
Buenavista. February 19 1768. 24p. Letters. Signed.
Summary
Letters from Cancio to viceroy requesting authorization to transfer charge of compania and presidio to another as his debts are mounting enormously; cannot continue paying salaries and supplying troops. Merchants of area no longer giving him credit and he has not requested salary for various years. Viceroy denies request and provides Cancio with large amount of capital to pay all debts and continue in charge of presidio. (A. Dell'acqua, February 1988)
Persons
Cancio, Lorenzo (Capitan)
Croix, Carlos Francisco (Virrey)
Calderon, Joseph
Ruvi, Marquez de
Elizondo Domingo de (Coronel)
Brungas, Pedro (Mercader)
Places
Buenavista, San Carlos de (Presidio)
Ostimuri (Provincia)
Rio Chico (Real)
Alamos (Real)
Guaimas (Puerto)
Huerta, San Antonio de la (Paraje)
Military Groups
Mexico, Regimiento de
Fusileros de Montana
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 048 ff. 113-124
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 048 ff. 113-124
Language
Spanish
Notes
Documents out of sequence.
Reference Number
4800020
Rights
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