Letters from Lacomba and others to Ugalde; concerning a variety of matters affecting the tercera compania Volante.

Serial Number
041-01347
Title
Letters from Lacomba and others to Ugalde; concerning a variety of matters affecting the tercera compania Volante.
Author(s)
Contreras
Raga
Mayorga
Buedo
Lacomba
Puga
Date
11-26-1787
Date
11-27-1788
Documentation
Laredo. November 26, 1787-November 27, 1788. 102p. Letters. Originals, copies.
Summary
A Series of letters primarily from Lacomba to Ugalde but also from others concerning matters affecting the tercera compania record and invalid status of Paredes and Buedo, requests to leave the company for a meeting, requests to fill vacancies, transfer of money to Ugalde, inquiries into arrival and late arrival of documents, clemency for 2 deserters, unfounded rumors of Indian attacks, the number of horses and mules at his disposal, Ugaldes disposition to expel all those who seek retirement before an imminent campaign, the difficulty in conducting a census among a hostile Indian population, Puga's desire to have his two sons serve in the adjoining companies, a dubious Tale of a Lipanes Indian attack told to him, reports of armament inventory, adverse affect of Weather on agricultural production in his area, prosecution of deserters, orders permitting the virrey special powers, use of a civilian at a military outpost in a mission, debts owed among the troops, capture of two Indians and transfer to Ugalde, conflict between two soldiers that had been quelled, promotions of Errera, Soto, and Cossio and the resulting vacancies and salary raises. (O. Velez, October 1988)
Persons
Paredes, Manuel de (Alferez)
Contreras, Marcelo
Enriquez, Juan
Raga, Jose Maria
Mayorga, Joaquin
Buedo, Francisco (Fray)
Lorenzo, Honrato
Trinidad Castillo, Juan de la
Ugalde, Juan de (Comandante General)
Cossio, Nicolas (Alferez)
Orosco, Jose (Cavo)
Puga, Antonio Fabian de (Teniente)
Fremino, Jose
Galvan, Manuel (Sargento)
Gutierrez de Lara, Clemente
Galvez, Bernardo
Rengal, Jose
Rosa, Juan de la
Ramos, Ramon
Lazaga, Diego de (Gobernador)
Garza, Antonio de la (Capitan)
Guerra, Mariano (Alferez)
Tamaio, Augustin (Fray)
Gonzales de Paredes, Manuel (Alferez)
Dobalina, Manuel (Sargento)
Daurri, Jose Fernando
Ponce Borrego, Miguel
Soto, Juan (Soldado)
Errera, Placido (Caravinero)
Lacomba, Claudio (Capitan)
Places
Tamaulipa Vieja (Sierra)
Picacho
Serro Gordo
Torrecilla
Presas del Rey
Vejarano
San Juan Baptista de Horcasitas
Rio Grande
Monterrey
Reynosa
Revilla
Lampazos, Punto de
Santiago (Pueblo)
Matas (Hacienda)
Llena (Villa)
Camargo (Villa)
San Carlos
San Bernardo (Mision)
Cantaro (Villa)
Ethnic Groups
Carrizos
Apaches Mescaleros
Lipanes
Military Groups
Nuevo Santander, Tercera Compania Volante de la Colonia del
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 053 ff. 382-433 exp. 5
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 053 ff. 382-433 exp. 5
Language
Spanish
Notes
Appears in indice del ramo as exp. 1
Reference Number
5300028
Rights
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