Correspondence between Urrea, Pineda, and Cruillas concerning numerous Indian raids.

Serial Number
041-02165
Title
Correspondence between Urrea, Pineda, and Cruillas concerning numerous Indian raids.
Author(s)
Urrea, Bernardo de (Capitan)
Cruillas, Marques de (Virrey)
Pineda, Juan de (Gobernador)
Date
12-31-1762
Date
08-19-1763
Documentation
Horcasitas. January 19, 1763. 32p. Letters. Drafts. Originals. Signed.
Summary
Documents report Apaches killed Pimas near Tucson, taking captives and horses; Apaches exchange captives in Corodeguachi, one of them a sargeant who reports of future raids by Apaches. Soldiers attack Apaches killing several. Apaches attack merchant near Cananea destroying mining tools, and they also steal horses in reveicu; Apaches kill friendly Indians in Bac, and killed other people in Cumpas. Seris and Pimas kill people in Santa Barbara, Sauce, and in Pitic they kill friendly Indians. Troops dispatched to Buenavista and San Joseph to protect area. Soldiers attack Seris and Pimas in Sauce killing several Indians. Pineda states soldiers are in continous movements but since there are so many places where the Indians come from, impossible to search for all of them. (J. Tapia, may, 1988)
Persons
Urrea, Bernardo de (Capitan)
Cruillas, Marques de (Virrey)
Ortiz, Juan Manuel
Tienda de Cuervo, Joseph
Felis Sanches, Antonio (Teniente)
Duarte, Juan Antonio
Galves, Francisco (Teniente Politico)
Roman, Francisco (Sargento)
Pineda, Juan de (Gobernador)
Places
Horcasitas, San Miguel de
Tubac (Presidio)
Sonoitac (Pueblo)
Tuczon (Pueblo)
San Luiz (Valle)
Aguacaliente (Real)
Terrenate
Fronteras
Tecoripa
Mortero (Real)
Pimas, San Joseph de los
Buenavista
HOstImuris
Matape
Santa Barbara (Paraje)
Altar
Ures (Pueblo)
Corodeguachi, Santa Rosa (Presidio)
Hiaqui (Rio)
Sauce (Paraje)
Cananea (Real)
Reveico (Puesto)
San Xavier del Bac (Pueblo)
Cumpas (Pueblo)
Pitic
Cerro Prieto
Florida (Sierra)
Bayoreca
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
Seris
Pimas
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 086 ff. 255-71 exp. 5
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 086 ff. 255-71 exp. 5
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
8600037
Rights
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