Correspondence between Lorca and the viceroy regarding Lorca's application for a new post within the government of either Mexico, Veracruz or Puebla.

Serial Number
041-03131
Title
Correspondence between Lorca and the viceroy regarding Lorca's application for a new post within the government of either Mexico, Veracruz or Puebla.
Author(s)
Lorca, Melchor Vidal de (Gobernador)
Date
02-07-1787
Date
11-17-1788
Documentation
Santander, San Carlos de nuevo; Mexico. February 7, 1787-November 17, 1788. 54p. Letters, informes, peticiones. Originals, signed, copies.
Summary
Concerns letters from Lorca to viceroy giving notice of new job being undertaken. Junon complains about Jose Santana who is captain of Villa Escandon. Internship is requested to cover absences of Santana. Lorca is appointed governor of Nuevo Santander when Lasaga resigned. Lorca requests promotion to brigadier, claiming that his salary as governor isn't enough to support his lifestyle and family. Document is very repetitive and bears little information. (M. Marroquin, November, 1988)
Persons
Zozaya, Juan Miguel de (Teniente General)
Lorca, Melchor Vidal de (Gobernador)
Judon, Jose Maria
Santana, Jose
Lasaga, Diego
Ugalde, Juan de (General)
Lasaga, Juan Miguel
Pinson?, Maria (Esposa)
Flores, Antonio (Virrey)
Galvez, Conde de (Virrey)
Herrera, Vicente
Places
Escandon (Villa)
Leon, Nuevo Reyno de (Provincia)
Veracruz
Campeche (Provincia)
Guadalaxara
Nueva Galicia
Laredo (Villa)
Croix (Villa)
Monterrey
Military Groups
Primera Compania Volante
Tercera Compania Volante
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 122 ff. 067-094 exp. 3
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 122 ff. 067-094 exp. 3
Language
Spanish
Notes
Volume unfoliated. Numbers on each folio do not represent sequence for the Volume as a whole.
Reference Number
12200003
Rights
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