Venta de dos esclavos.

Serial Number
100-00757
Title
Venta de dos esclavos.
Author(s)
Andrade, Pedro de (Capitan)
Date
11-11-1656
Documentation
San Joseph del Parral. November 11, 1656 orig. Sgnd.
Summary
Capt. Andrade, acting as agent for Don Juan de Lajeano sells to capitan Cortes 2 male black slaves, Melchor (age 20) and Juan Antonio (age 32) for 1,000 pesos. Don Juan lives in Mexico City. (T. Barnes) (1976)
Persons
Andrade, Pedro de (Capitan)
Lajeano?, Juan de
Cortes del Rey, Valerio (Capitan)
Melchor (Esclavo Negro)
Juan Antonio (Esclavo Negro)
Places
San Joseph de Parral
Mexico (Ciudad de)
First Location
AZU Film 0318 rl. 1656a fr. 0556-0557.
Original Location
AP, Parral, Mf. rl. 1656a fr. 0556-0557
Language
Spanish
Notes
Both Andrade and Cortes del rey, captains, seem to be involved in a fair amount of slave commerce. This is the second document showing slaves from Mexico City being sold in the north.
Batch Reference Number
1330
Rights
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