Letters from Palacio, Ossorio, Rubio to virrey.

Serial Number
041-02982
Title
Letters from Palacio, Ossorio, Rubio to virrey.
Author(s)
Ossorio, Joseph
Palacio, Juan Fernando de (Mariscal de Campo)
Rubio, Joseph
and others
Date
12-11-1767
Date
02-10-1769
Documentation
Nuevo Santander. January 4, 1768 - March 2, 1769. 68p. Letters, relacion. Signed, unsigned, copies, originals.
Summary
Correspondence concerning: proposed and actual 'visitas' by Ossorio, accounts of 'alcavalas' collected, how much, from whom; arrest of five captains for unnamed crimes, pursuit of suspect in murder case; mention of receipt of testimony concerning commerce between Spain and Luisiana; antiguo and moderno squadrons of Nuevo Santander listed, including number of captains, sergeants, subalternos and soldiers, where stationed; brief mention of mining in various towns; several letters concerning Palacio's impending departure, 'grave accidente' he experienced in Aguayo, how Indians carrying him, updates on health; letters from Rubio stating that information on troops, salaries en route, also concerning structuring of squadrons, that was satisfied with Palacio's work, itinerary of Palacio's departure route. (L. Kerr, October 1988)
Persons
Ossorio, Joseph
Palacio, Juan Fernando de (Mariscal de Campo)
Croix, Marques de (Virrey)
Ruvio, Joseph (Gobernador)
Ponzei, Joachin
Noriega, Melchor
Alvarez Nava, Simon
Astigarraga, Juan Miguel de (Capitan)
Places
Guemez (Villa)
Padilla (Villa)
San Luis Potosi
Tampico
Panuco
Luisiana (Provincia)
Aguayo (Villa)
Tamaulipa
Soto la Marina
Nuevo Santander
Santillana
Cruillas (Villa)
Burgos (Villa)
San Fernando
Reynosa
Camargo
Horcasitas
Llera
Escandon
San Carlos
Altamira
Tetillas
Leon (Villa)
Guazteca
Santa Barbara (Villa)
Mier (Villa)
Revilla (Villa)
Dolores (Villa)
Laredo (Villa)
Sierra Gorda
Tula (Pueblo)
Military Groups
Tampico, Milicia de
Panuco, Milicia de
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 114 ff. 501-535 exp. 3
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 114 ff. 501-535 exp. 3
Language
Spanish
Notes
Correspondence not in strict chronological order, appears as expediente 1 in indice del ramo.
Reference Number
11400009
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