Fray Mariano Francisco de Los Dolores, and others. Testimonio de los autos fechos sobre la reduccion de indios gentiles a la mission de los rios de San Xavier en la provincia de Texas.

Serial Number
210-00001
Title
Fray Mariano Francisco de Los Dolores, and others. Testimonio de los autos fechos sobre la reduccion de indios gentiles a la mission de los rios de San Xavier en la provincia de Texas.
Author(s)
Dolores, Mariano Francisco de los (Fray)
Date
M-AD-N.D.
Documentation
San Antonio de Bexar. N.d. Peticion. Photostat of copy.
Summary
Fray Mariano Francisco de los Dolores notes requests of several Apache groups for permission to settle in Rio Guadalupe area and mentions that Apaches suffering from smallpox epidemic. Apaches describe whereabouts of other Apache bands Allied with Julimes. Severe drought noted for Texas provincia. Fray Benito Fernandez de Santa Ana requests presidial soldiers at San Xavier rejoin San Antonio presidio, as well as detachment from Bahia, and that soldiers, other Spaniards establish fort, settlement at Pedernales, near Apache camp. Much discussion of mission frontier. Documents include peticiones from Franciscans, responses from officials in Mexico City. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Urrutia, Thorivio de (Capitan de San Antonio Presidio)
Dolores, Francisco de los (Fray) (OFM)
Fernandez de Santa Ana, Benito (Fray)
Places
Texas (Provincia)
San Antonio de Bexar (Presidio)
Guadalupe (Rio)
Paso (Presidio)
Nuevo Mexico (Provincia)
Pedernales
Mexico (Ciudad)
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
Julimenos
Sumas
First Location
TXU, Tex. Hist. Ctr. Arch. S. Fran. El grande 2q248 835 v. 005 pp. 001-039
Original Location
BNM, Mexico, Arch. S. Fran. El Grande
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4637
Rights
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