Sobre las desgracias que ha causado las inundaciones en el Nuevo Reyno de Leon.

Serial Number
041-05270
Title
Sobre las desgracias que ha causado las inundaciones en el Nuevo Reyno de Leon.
Author(s)
Herrera, Pedro de (Capitan)
Calleja, Felix (Coronel)
Herrera, Simon de (Gobernador)
and others
Date
06-26-1802
Date
01-31-1804
Documentation
San Carlos, Monterrey, San Luis Potosi, Mexico. June 26, 1802 - January 31, 1804. 155p. Letters, drafts. Signed, copies, originals.
Summary
Documents concern flooding that occurred along Lower Salado and Rio Grande rivers in Nuevo Leon. Includes detailed testimonies of loss of life, homes, crops and livestock for most heavily damaged settlements, along with final tabulation of money compensation to be awarded to each resident by real hacienda. Gobernador sends troops into area to prevent Indian looting and to help with reconstruction. Several towns relocated away from River banks. Affected region made exempt from tax payments and Diezmos until recovered from disaster. (A. Tukey, January 1989)
Persons
Ramon, Juan Ygnacio (Comandante)
Calleja, Felix (Coronel)
Herrera, Pedro de (Capitan)
Berenguer de Marquina, Felix (Virrey)
Herrera, Simon de (Gobernador)
Urresti, Francisco Xavier
Vedia y Pinto, Vicente (Capitan)
Reyna, Juan Jose de
Garza, Pedro de la
Santos, Geronimo de los
Flores, Josefa
Valli, Josef Francisco (Teniente)
Goceascochea, Josse (Capitan)
Lira, Agustin (Fray)
Yturrigaray, Joseph de (Virrey)
Yxar, Francisco
Porcel, Antonio
Flores, Jose Antonio
Places
Lampazos, Punta de (Presidio)
Azanza, Nuestra Senora de la Candelaria de (Villa)
Nuevo Santander
Santa Rosa
Monclova
Coahuila
Reynosa (Villa)
Balsas (Villa)
San Antonio (Hacienda)
San Luis Potosi
Salado (Rio)
Nuevo Leon
Rio Grande (Presidio)
Laredo
Tampico
Altamira
Camargo (Villa)
San Carlos
Ethnic Groups
Lipanes
Mescaleros
Military Groups
Lampazos, Compania de la Punta de
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 238 ff. 043-121 (Approx) exp. 2
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 238 ff. 043-121 (Appro
Language
Spanish
Notes
Folios not numbered.
Reference Number
23800002
Rights
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