Administrative correspondence between governor of Nuevo Santander and the viceroy.

Serial Number
041-03134
Title
Administrative correspondence between governor of Nuevo Santander and the viceroy.
Author(s)
Cierragorda, Conde de (Gobernador)
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Date
10-12-1790
Date
10-28-1792
Documentation
Mexico, Nuevo Santander. October 12, 1790-October 28, 1792. 64p. Letters, informes, peticiones. Originals, signed, copies.
Summary
Series of documents concerning granting of permit to Larranaga to take care of health problems in Mexico; governor gives notice of epidemic in the capital (name is not identified in documents), when he arrived in Texas (escort also got sick upon arrival); notice is given Lipanez abandoned mission Balero, secularization of the mission is mentioned; index of documents sent to the governor Cierragorda by the viceroy; Fernandez solicits rank of captain, and to organize militia but governor disagrees for fear of creating chaos in San Luis de la Paz; viceroy asks all letter be addressed to him with their corresponding index; Serna complains about minister of Croix and asks for funds to hire a ministro de doctrina for Indians living there; fray Diaz, excommunicated teniente de las casas for misbehaving inside church building, pardon is sought for him but could not attend due to illness and high temperature. (M. Marroquin, November 1988)
Persons
Larranaga, Francisco Ygnacio de (Administrador, Tabaco)
Hierro, Felipe (Director) (Tabaco)
Cierragorda, Conde de (Gobernador)
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Mariano (Indio)
Fernandez, Nicolas
Vidal de Lorca, Melchor (Gobernador)
Munoz, Manuel (Gobernador)
Serna, Jose Vicente de la (Capitan)
Gonzalez de Candamio, Gaspar (Gobernador)
Casas, Damasio de las (Teniente)
Diaz, Manuel (Fray)
Places
Monclova (Isla)
Texas
Nuevo Santander
Balero, San Antonio (Mision)
San Jose (Mision)
Aguayo (Villa)
Paz, San Luis de la (Pueblo)
Alcantara, San Pedro
Potosi, San Luis
Mitra
San Vicente (Mision)
Guemes (Villa)
Ethnic Groups
Lipanez
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 122 ff. 140-171 exp. 4
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 122 ff. 140-171 exp. 4
Language
Spanish
Notes
Folios are numbered 185-217, but are 140-171 for the Volume.
Reference Number
12200006
Rights
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