Purchase of Indian land.
San Diego. November 16, 1694 orig. Sgnd.
Joseph petitions the official of the Caxa of San Diego, capitan Juan Pelayo, to purchase 6 sites ganados majores which are part of the Indian village of San Ignacio. He cites fact that the decline in population has left these lands now unowned by Indians. The Indians are shared encomienda by Antonio de Oliveras and Francisco del Villar. Finally arrangements made and sites are purchased. (R. Davis) (1975)
Villar, Francisco del
Pelayo de San Martin, Juan (Capitan)
Oliveres, Antonio de
Olivas (Puerto de los)
AZU Film 0318 rl. 1654c fr. 1507-1513.
AP, Parral, Mf. rl. 1654c fr. 1507-1513
Significant for viewing growth of hacienda takeover of indian lands - results of depopulation.
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