Jazinto de Barrios y Jaurigue. Documents concerning encroachment of French into Spanish Texas.

Serial Number
300-00258
Title
Jazinto de Barrios y Jaurigue. Documents concerning encroachment of French into Spanish Texas.
Author(s)
Barrios y Jaurigue, Jazinto de
Date
09-00-1754
Date
11-00-1754
Documentation
Los adaes. Sept.-November , 1754. Informe. Auto. Original. Signed.
Summary
Jazinto de Barrios y Jaurigue sent Marcos Ruiz to investigate reports of a French settlement at mouth of trinity River in Texas. Ruiz took 25 soldiers and received help of 31 Vidai Indians. He took four people prisoners and an inventory of goods captured, which is given. When threatened with attack by Indians friendly to French. Ruiz threatened to kill French if Indians attacked. French were persuaded to calm their Indian friends. Documents also includes request of Orcoquisas Indians for a mission. One of prisoners was Jose Blanpen (Blancpain). (M. Bowman) (1979)
Persons
Barrios y Jaurigue, Jazinto de
Orobio y Basterno, Joachin de
Ruis, Marcos
Anda, Mariano de (Gray)
Rio, Domingo del
Rabago, Pedro de
Cordoba, Christoval de
Tomas (Capitan y Indio Vidai)
Rio, Jose Joachin del
Arredondo, Joseph de
Sierra, Pedro de
Losoya, Manuel Antonio
Gonzales, Joseph
Arocha, Francisco Joseph de
Vallexo, Francisco (Fray)
Galahorra, Joseph de (Fray)
Blanpen (Jose Blancpain)
Places
Los Adaes (Nuestra Senora del Pilar) (Presidio)
Trinidad
Bahia del Espiritu Santo (Presidio)
San Xavier (Rio)
Nueba Orleans
San Antonio (Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe)
Nacohdoches (Mision)
Saltillo
Ethnic Groups
Franceses
Vidais
Mayeyes
Babipoames
Orcoquisas
First Location
AZU Film 4615 rl. 009 fr. 0509-0530
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 009 fr. 0509-0530
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
6726
Rights
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