Administrative correspondence from several government officials to the viceroy. Index of documents.

Serial Number
041-03143
Title
Administrative correspondence from several government officials to the viceroy. Index of documents.
Author(s)
Branciforte, Marquez de (Virrey)
Cierragorda, Marquez de (Gobernador)
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey) and others
Date
12-01-1793
Date
10-20-1794
Documentation
Nuevo Santander. December 1, 1793-October 10, 1794. 86p. Letters, informes, peticiones. Originals, signed, charts.
Summary
Concerns reports to the viceroy about losses in agriculture due to prolonged drought; wooden house is built for missionaries; Indians prepare land for new season; Cierragorda solicits post of capellan for his cousin; report on decline of thefts in missions committed by the Indians; Indian population statistics are given for the Colonia of Nuevo Santander, rancherias and and their distances from the capital are provided; report on the establishment of two new missions in Tamaulipas after pacification of Indians was carried out; Cierragorda solicits rank of Colonel for his 37 years of service; index; notice of bandos instructing on the fueros of the Marina and maestranza is mentioned; review of tercera compania Volante; notice that soldier must be transferred to Lampazos after he deserted from his previous post; Consuegras solicits release from jail; viceroy arrives to the Corte and is congratulated by the governor; (document does not say which Corte) (chart showing Indian population, places and distances from the capital in ff. 352) (M. Marroquin, November 1988)
Persons
Branciforte, Marquez de (Virrey)
Cierragorda, Conde de (Gobernador)
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Flores, Manuel Antonio (Virrey)
Valdez, Antonio (Ministro)
Munoz, Manuel (Teniente Coronel)
Ynguanzo, Marquez de Santa Cruz de
Yson, Thomas de (Alferez)
Serna, Jose Antonio de la (Teniente)
Linjas, Jose Maria de (Alferez)
Ayala, Jose Faustino de (Soldado)
Calleja, Felipe (Teniente)
Consuegras, Tomas Dionisio
Places
Santa Barbara
Jaumabe
Palmillas (Misiones)
Palmitos
Potosi, San Luis
Tamaulipas
Laredo (Villa)
Revilla (Villa)
Divina Pastora (Poblacion)
Angeles, Nuestra Senora Guadalupe de los (Mision)
San Vicente (Mision)
Elguera, San Francisco de (Mision)
Palmas, San Jose (Mision)
Amargosa (Paraje)
Lampazos (Punta)
Leon, Reyno de
Escandon (Villa)
Ethnic Groups
Pacitas
Saraguaiz
Pintos
Pancho Coro
Camoteros
Caramiguares
Truenos
Mariguanes
Sumariguanes
Cynexeros
Picacheros
Araguais
Pericos
Military Groups
Primera Compania Volante
Tercera Compania Volante
Lampazos, Compania de Punta de
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 122 ff. 286-329 exp. 5
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 122 ff. 286-329 exp. 5
Language
Spanish
Notes
Folios are numbered 326-379, but are 286-329 for the Volume. 122 of reel)
Reference Number
12200015
Rights
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