Hampier requests one male, one female meco child of seven years or younger to educate in 'nuestra Santa Fe.'

Serial Number
041-03758
Title
Hampier requests one male, one female meco child of seven years or younger to educate in 'nuestra Santa Fe.'
Author(s)
Hampier, Santiago
Bonilla, Antonio
Galvez, Jose de
and others
Date
07-00-1782
Date
03-17-1789
Documentation
Mexico (Ciudad). October 18, 1788-March 17, 1789. 30p. (Approx) Letters, memos. Copies, originals, signed, unsigned.
Summary
Hampier, a 'vecino' of Mexico City, requests that one male and one female Meco Indian child, preferably of no more than seven years, be handed over to him for religious instruction. Witnesses testify in support of Hampier's intentions. Hampier has no 'domicilio fijo' in Nueva Espana, plans to return to Spain with children where they will become 'profesores de la doctrina christiana.' two children selected from a 'collera' of Mecos and Apaches being resettled from 'Provincias Internas' are left in Veracruz, girl at 'casa de las Recogidas,' Boy at 'hospicio de los pobres.' directors ordered to hand over children to Hampier. (L. Kerr, March 1989)
Persons
Hampier, Santiago
Losada, Jose (Oficial Mayor)
Bonilla, Antonio
Blasio, Ramon (Maestro)
Arebalo, Juan Pablo (Oficial de Correos)
Leal, Jose Maria
Croix, Theodoro de (Comandante General)
Galvez, Jose de
Florez
Valenzuela
Places
Nuevo Santander
Veracruz
Ulua, San Juan de (Castillo)
Orizaba
Cordova
Saltillo (Jurisdiccion)
Parras (Jurisdiccion)
Madrid
Ethnic Groups
Mecos
Apaches Mescaleros
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 156 ff. 001-015 (Approx) Numero 1
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 156 ff. 001-015 (Appro
Language
Spanish
Notes
Unfoliated.
Reference Number
15600001
Rights
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