Alonso de Leon. Autos de guerra fechos por el general Alonso de Leon gobernador y capitan del presidio de esta probincia de Coaguila desde catorze de octubre. 1687.

Serial Number
300-00008
Title
Alonso de Leon. Autos de guerra fechos por el general Alonso de Leon gobernador y capitan del presidio de esta probincia de Coaguila desde catorze de octubre. 1687.
Author(s)
Leon, Alonso de
Date
00-00-1687
Date
00-00-1688
Documentation
San Francisco de coaguila. 1687-1688. Original. Signed.
Summary
Autos de guerra concerning uprising involving most of Coaguila tribes listed in 201. Major Indian leader called Don Pedrote. Indians attacked missions, roads leading to Parral and especially to Zacatecas. Soldiers from Nuevo Leon sent to help quell rebellion. Leon leads combined force of Nuevo Leon, Coaguila presidiales in campaign against rebels. Told of large Rancheria on other Side of Rio Grande with many buffalo hides. Notes presence of French among Texas Indians. French prisoner describes French settlement protected by 2 Castillos with 20 pieces of artillery at Bahia del Espiritu Santo. Leon decides to go in search of French and lists soldiers taking part in expedition. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Leon, Alonso de (Gobernador de Coahuila)
Pedrote, Diego Ramon (Capitan) (Principal Rebel Indian Leader)
Cuervo de Valdez, Francisco (Gobernador de Nuevo Leon)
Escorza, Juan Bautista (Capitan)
Francisco (Alias Ian Jarri, French Prisoner)
Jarri, Ian (French Prisoner, Alias Francisco)
Places
San Francisco de Coaguila (Pueblo)
Zacatecas (Ciudad)
Saltillo (Villa)
Mazapil (Real)
Coaguila (Provincia)
Sombrerete (Real)
Parras (Valle)
Parral (Real)
Santa Maria de las Parras (Pueblo)
Nadadores (Rio)
Caldera (Mision)
Contotores (Mision)
Santiago de la Monclova (Villa)
Espiritu Santo (Bahia)
Ethnic Groups
Colorados
Cuntotores
Conianes
Bobozaligames
Odames
Ytocas
Dedepos
Boboles
Tresdocodamos
Quechales
Tocas
Cavezas
Pies de Venados
Yboquibas
Bayamamaras
Sodamamaras
Bidamamaras
Boquillurimamaras
Comeagame
Quimutiquimamaras
Mayos
Pinanacamaquichales
Manos Prietas
Bocoras
Maqualitacas
Tobosos
Nadadores
Tlascaltecos
First Location
TXU, Lat. Amer. Col. Wbs no. 2053 pp. 001-047
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Lac, Wbs no. 2053 pp. 001-047
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4622
Rights
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