Correspondence from gobernador to virrey, 1762, and testimony regarding correo.

Serial Number
041-02917
Title
Correspondence from gobernador to virrey, 1762, and testimony regarding correo.
Author(s)
Velasco, Carlos de (Gobernador)
Obiedo, Miguel Domingo de (Administrador)
noriega, Salvador Dias de
and others
Date
02-15-1762
Date
11-16-1762
Documentation
Nuevo Leon. February 2, 1762-November 16, 1762. 6op. Letters. Testimonios. Signed. Unsigned. Copies. Originals.
Summary
Documents include signed testimonios from hacienda owners and administrators in Nuevo Leon promising to 'pasar el Correo' from hacienda to hacienda between Saltillo and San Luis Potosi, since pueblos so far apart, explanation by governor of how this would be accomplished; letters from governor informing virrey of provincial affairs, requesting assistance on certain matters, including civil military affairs, Indian relations, disappearance of squadron commander, problems created, regarding possible British invasion, collection of a new tax, that departure for 'Corte' and to visit various 'companias' delayed due to tertian fever and several relapses; copy of virrey's statement granting establishment of monthly 'correo' between Saltillo and San Luis Potosi. (L. Kerr, December 1988)
Persons
Obiedo, Miguel Domingo de (Administrador)
Noriega, Salvador Dias de
Ypina, Domingo de (Diputado)
Coronado, Marselo (Administrador)
Gonzales, Joseph (Administrador)
Cruz, Bonifazio de la (Corporal)
Hurtado de Mendoza, Miguel
Ayala, Julian de (Mayordomo)
Furundarena, Francisco
Villavicencio, Juan Manuel de
Cruillas, Marques de (Virrey)
Ladron de Guevara, Antonio
Escandon, Josseph de
Aldaco, Manuel de
Urresti, Antonio (Sargento Mayor)
Places
Saltillo (Villa)
San Luis Potosi (Ciudad)
Nuevo Leon
Edionda, San Geronimo de la (Pueblo)
Benado, San Sevastian del (Pueblo)
Charcas, Nuestra Senora de las (Pueblo)
Guadalupe, Nuestra Senora de (Hacienda)
Banegas, San Juan de (Hacienda)
Animas (Hacienda)
Papagios (Hacienda)
San Salvador (Hacienda)
Encarnacion (Hacienda)
Agua Nueva (Hacienda)
Coauguila
Santa Rosa (Presidio)
San Antonio (Presidio)
Monte-Rey (Ciudad)
San Pedro (Hacienda)
Linares (Villa)
Tamaulipa (Sierra)
Nuevo Santander
Purificacion (Mision)
Consepsion (Mision)
Pilon, San Mathes del (Valle)
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 109 ff. 221-251 exp. 4
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 109 ff. 221-251 exp. 4
Language
Spanish
Notes
Some pages missing, out of order, within letters, several margins cut, handwriting difficult to read.
Reference Number
10900010
Rights
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