Letter to viceroy from fray Mezquia regarding protection of missions and supply trains to missions.

Serial Number
041-05229
Title
Letter to viceroy from fray Mezquia regarding protection of missions and supply trains to missions.
Author(s)
Perez de Mezquia, Pedro (Fray)
Date
08-08-1731
Documentation
Queretaro, Santa Cruz de (colegio apostolico). August 4, 1734. 4p. Letter. Signed.
Summary
Letter from fray Mezquia to viceroy referring attacks suffered by Apaches to their train of food supplies and costs of such goods carried by them when Apaches steal all their goods and animals carrying such supplies, fray Mezquia requests some kind of payment to missions to recover what is lost and request four soldiers for each mission separated from command of presidios to guard such missions. (A. Dell'acqua, January 1988)
Persons
Perez de Mezquia, Pedro (Fray)
Amaya, Salvador de (Fray)
Bustamante, Francisco (Fray)
Aria, Benito (Fray)
Zaes Monge Estevan (Fray)
Garzia del Rivero, Gaspar (Capitan)
Acuna, Juan de (Marquez de Casa Fuerte)(Virrey)
(Presidio)(Mision)
Texas (Provincia)
Espiritu Santo, Bahia del (Presidio)
Queretaro, Santa Cruz del (Colegio Apostolico)
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 236 ff. 093-095
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 236 ff. 093-095
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
23600017
Rights
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