Administrative correspondence between governor of Sonora and viceroy.

Serial Number
041-02456
Title
Administrative correspondence between governor of Sonora and viceroy.
Author(s)
Crespo, Francisco Antonio (Governor)
Virrey
Date
12-16-1775
Date
12-24-1776
Documentation
Horcasitas. December 16, 1775-December 24, 1776. 72p. Letters, informes, peticiones. Originals, signed.
Summary
Series of documents concerning, military campaigns against Indian rebels; stresses difficulties in pursuit and capture of Indians. Report about good performance of Indian Seris as auxiliaries. Arrest warrant against military official. Report on inventory (not included) of eight Franciscan missions in province of Xalisco. New regulations regarding promotion of government officials serving under virreynato. Report on misconduct of Piatos and Apaches and what should be done with prisoners in future. Notice of report sent from Rio Colorado by military official in campaign. Report on possible death of military convoy. Report on unification of governments of provincias of Sonora and Sinaloa. Summary of events with Indian rebels; more security is sought to be approved by viceroy. (J. Marroquin, August 1988)
Persons
Crespo, Francisco Antonio (Gobernador)
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Virrey)
O'Conor, Hugo
Perea, Juan Cayetano de (Teniente)
Antonio, Josef (Capitan de los Seris)
Arriaga, Julian de (Fray)
Ansa, Juan Bautista de (Teniente Coronel)
Castillo, Luis Antonio del
Roch, Francisco (Fray)
Places
Mimbres (Sierra)
Mogollon (Sierra)
Guadalaxara
Queretaro, Santa Cruz de (Colegio)
Xalisco (Provincia)
Durango
Buenavista, Santa Rosa de
Cieneguilla
Colorado (Rio)
Altar (Presidio)
Alamos (Real)
Cavorca (Pueblo)
Sonora
Sinaloa
San Bernardino
Terrenate
Tucxon, San Agustin del
Pitic
Altar (Presidio)
Cienega (Real)
Magdalena (Pueblo)
Santa Cruz (Presidio)
Alamitos
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
Seris
Pimas
Piatos
Yaquis
Opatas
Military Groups
Cataluna, Compania Franca de Voluntarios de
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 096 ff. 397-423 exp. 4
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 096 ff. 397-423 exp. 4
Language
Spanish
Notes
Some documents out of order.
Reference Number
9600020
Rights
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