Padre Rector Pedro de Maya al virrey. Para el remedio de los desordenes del presidio de Sinaloa .

Serial Number
060-00070
Title
Padre Rector Pedro de Maya al virrey. Para el remedio de los desordenes del presidio de Sinaloa .
Author(s)
Maya, Pedro de (Padre Rector)
Date
01-25-1671
Documentation
Colegio de Sinaloa. January 25, 1671. 4p. Informe. Original. Signed.
Summary
A plea for the viceroy to send a visitador to the presidio of Sinaloa to verify the following charges- 1) that inadequate protection is being provided; 2) that the captain is engaged in illegal economic activity by commandeering maiz from the Indians and selling it at the mines; 3) that he then forces Indians to grow maiz to supply his troops; and 4) that this has resulted in many Indians fleeing to the mountains in order to survive. Each charge documented with specific examples. (R. Perez) (1977)
Persons
Mayo, Pedro de (Padre Rector)
Ramirez de Castro, Matheo
Places
Sinaloa (Colegio de)
Sinaloa (Presidio de)
Montesclaros (Presidio)
Guadiana
Macori
Sivirihoa
First Location
AZTM. Jesuit Hist. Inst. Amer. Div., Tucson. Mf. J-03-C-02
Original Location
AHH, Mexico, Temporalidades, Leg. 0972 no. 001
Other Location
MOSU. Mf. no. 010468
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
3362
Rights
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