Venitez, Manuel. Criminal charge brought by Manuel Venitez against soldier Francisco Xavier Fragoso for stealing a gold religious relic.

Serial Number
275-00865
Title
Venitez, Manuel. Criminal charge brought by Manuel Venitez against soldier Francisco Xavier Fragoso for stealing a gold religious relic.
Author(s)
Venitez, Manuel
Date
05-20-1767
Date
08-12-1767
Documentation
Santa Fe. July 11, 1767. 20 pages. Diligencias. Original. Signed. Dct May 20, 1767 - August 12, 1767.
Summary
Manuel Venitez states he gave a gold religious relic to soldier Francisco Xavier Fragoso to transport to El Paso for him and that Fragoso then said he lost the relic. Venitez charges he has hidden the object. Decision of governor is for Fragoso to lead Venitez and company of soldiers to spot where was lost. (R. Davis) (1980)
Persons
Venitez, Manuel
Fragoso, Francisco Xavier (Soldado)
Vejil, Manuel
Luja, Juan Antonio (Alfarez)
Places
Santa Fe
El Paso
First Location
AZU Film 2182 rl. 10 fr. 0098-0117.
Original Location
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 010 ff. 0098-0117.
Other Location
UNM-Zimmerman Library.
Language
Spanish
Notes
Twitchell Vol. II, no. 0616.
Batch Reference Number
8652
Rights
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