Expediente relativo a pago de sueldos de don Ramon de Castro, ex comandante de las provincias de oriente y despues gobernador nombrado de Puerto Rico, y a la salida de sus ahorros.

Serial Number
041-05365
Title
Expediente relativo a pago de sueldos de don Ramon de Castro, ex comandante de las provincias de oriente y despues gobernador nombrado de Puerto Rico, y a la salida de sus ahorros.
Author(s)
Bonilla
Castro, Ramon de (Coronel)
Dominguez, Miguel
and others
Date
05-03-1793
Documentation
Saltillo. Veracruz. April 3, 1793. 165p. Letters. Informes. Signed.
Summary
Document concerns payment of salary to Castro and his embarkment from Veracruz to puerto Rico where he will assume governorship. Castro's ill health forces him to go to Mexico and delay trip. Castro's salary given. Castro requests right to freely transport luggage and other items from Mexico to puerto Rico. F. 28 gives regulations concerning quantity of money each class of military personnel is allowed to transfer from one country to another. Rest of Series concerns important rules and regulations governing Colonial trade. F. 30 mentions real Orden of 1779 establishing taxes and other rules for exporting gold and silver from America to Spain. F. 33 describes shipment of cacao from Guayaquil to Spain and import Fee levied on said shipment. 1774 decree of commerce of the quatro reynos stated relating to gold and silver from Peru and Guatemala. Taxes on gold and silver reiterated , as well as, need for laws relating to import of soldiers, wine, sugar, and fruit. Final folios resolve Castro's case and determines amount of goods he can import to puerto Rico, duty-free. (P. Lenz, March1990)
Persons
Castro, Ramon de (Coronel)
Gardogui, Diego de
Butler, Juan Maria
Gutierrez, Luis
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de
Puente Vicario, Pedro del
Cardenas, Antonio de (Intendente)
Mayorga, Marion de (Virrey)
Ycara, Isidrro Antonio de
Navarro, Juan de
Galvez, Conde de
Ycara, Francisco Ignacio de
Arieta, Damian de
Places
Saltillo
Veracruz (Puerto)
San Blas
San Luis Potosi
Puerto Rico (Isla)
Acapulco
Peru
Guayaquil
Guatemala
Santa Fe
Buenos Aires
Caracas
Yucatan
Barlodento (Islas)
Mallorca (Isla)
Canarias (Isla)
Cadiz
Trinidad (Isla)
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 242 ff. 001-058
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 242 ff. 001-058
Language
Spanish
Notes
Ff. 30-30 illegible in parts. F. 44 duplicated.
Reference Number
24200001
Rights
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