Arzobispo Juan Antonio de Visarron. Letter concerning need for protection from Indian attacks in Parras-Laguna San Pedro area.

Serial Number
300-00026
Title
Arzobispo Juan Antonio de Visarron. Letter concerning need for protection from Indian attacks in Parras-Laguna San Pedro area.
Author(s)
Visarron, Juan Antonio de (Arzobispo de Mexico)
Date
02-13-1737
Documentation
Mexico. February 13, 1737. 16p. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary
Conde de San Pedro de Alamos, Husband or Marquesa de San Miguel de Aguayo, desires to move wife's sheep to dry bed of Laguna San Pedro until rains arrive. Unfortunately, 15 man escort from Gallo presidio unsufficient to protect sheepherders, etc. from attacks of rebel Indians. Requests Indian auxiliaries from Rio de Nasas area for additional protection. Discusses grave dangers, hardships caused by Indian attacks in Parras area. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Riba, Francisco de la (Teniente del Gallo Presidio)
Leisaola, Juan de (Capitan del Gallo Presidio)
Visarron, Juan Antonio de (Arzobispo de Mexico)
San Pedro de Alamo, (Conde de)
San Miguel de Aguayo, (Marquesa de)
Places
Parras (Pueblo)
Pasaje (Presidio)
Nasas (Rio)
San Pedro (Laguna)
First Location
TXU, Lat. Amer. Col. Janos folder 001 sec. 01 pp. 051-067
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Lac, Janos F. 001 Sec. 01 pp. 051-067
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4486
Rights
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