Cabildo de Santa Fe. Accusations of Cabildo de Santa Fe against Diego de Vargas.

Serial Number
275-00105
Title
Cabildo de Santa Fe. Accusations of Cabildo de Santa Fe against Diego de Vargas.
Author(s)
Farfan, Francisco (Padre Fray)
Date
11-24-1692
Date
05-13-1697
Documentation
Santa Fe. 1698 (?). 21p. Informe. Peticion. Accusation. Original. Draft. November 24, 1692. Dct November 24, 1692 to May 13, 1697.
Summary
Series of accusations against Diego de Vargas for fraud and excess in usurpation of funds from the royal treasuries destined for benefit of the people. It also indicates favoritism and abuse or neglect of duty on the part of Vargas. Condition of starvation in Santa Fe area is mentioned as well as uprisings in 14 pueblos and profanation of churches-both in 1695. (R. Saba) (1980)
Persons
Galvez, Conde de (Virrey)
Leyva, Alonso de (General)
Madrid, Lorenzo (Alcalde)
Arzabalo, Domingo de (General)
Cortes del Rey, Juan (Capitan)
Maturana, Diego
Garzia, Nicolas (Cavo)
Tellez Jiron, Rafael (Cavo)
Manrique de Casa, Joseph
Campa, Antonio de la
Paes Hurtado, Juan (Capitan)
Farfan, Francisco (Padre Fray)
Fuensaldana, Jazinto de
Rodriguez Cubero, Pedro (Gobernador)
Gusman, Sebastian de
Places
Santa Fe
Durango
Zacatecas
Sombrerte de Fresnillo
El Paso del Rio del Norte
Parral
Mexico (Ciudad)
Guadiana
Ethnic Groups
Negros
Mulatos
First Location
AZU Film 2182 rl. 03 fr. 0164-0184
Original Location
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 003 ff. 0164-0184
Language
Spanish
Notes
Twitchell Vol. II, no. 0062. Undated and unsigned. Twitchell gives possible date of 1697 but on frame 73 phrase ano passado on date of 1697 indicates possible year of writing as 1698.
Batch Reference Number
7896
Rights
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