Pedro Rodriguez Cubero (gobernador y capitan general) to Conde de Montezuma (virrey). Auto and depositions against Diego de Vargas.

Serial Number
275-00126
Title
Pedro Rodriguez Cubero (gobernador y capitan general) to Conde de Montezuma (virrey). Auto and depositions against Diego de Vargas.
Author(s)
Rodriguez Cubero, Pedro (Gobernador)(Capitan General)
Date
01-10-1695
Date
06-30-1698
Documentation
Santa Fe. May 22, 1698. 56p. Informe. Auto. Testimonies. Original. Signed. Dct January 10, 1695 to June 30, 1698.
Summary
Testimonies by cabildo de Santa Fe, officials, and citizens in fraud case against Vargas. Some 2,400 fanegas of corn never were distributed to the people; and from a scarcity of food, necesity and famine occurred. A subsequent uprising of Indian pueblos resulted (in response to Spanish encroachments) with death and destruction to Spanish and Indian alike. (R. Saba) (1980)
Persons
Galvez, Conde de (Virrey)
Montezuma (Conde de)(Virrey)
Vargas, Diego de (General)
Paez Hurtado, Juan (Capitan)
Rodriguez Cubero, Pedro (Gobernador) y (Capitan General)
Tenorio de Alba, Miguel (Escribano)
Arias de Quiros, Diego (Alcalde Ordinario)
Barreda, Domingo de la (Secretario de Gobernacion y Guerra)
Places
Santa Fe
Mexico (Ciudad)
Zacatecas
Sombrerete
Santa Cruz (Villa)
El Paso
Parral
San Lorenzo (Pueblo)
First Location
AZU Film 2182 rl. 03 fr. 0588-0643
Original Location
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 003 ff. 0588-0643
Language
Spanish
Notes
Twitchell Vol. II, no. 0074. auto de remission on last frame incomplete.
Batch Reference Number
7907
Rights
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