De Croix (comandante general) to Domingo Cabello (gobernador). Reports on expedition to the coast made by commander of La Bahia to stop the cocos, mayeyes and orcoquizas from joining the carancaguases.

Serial Number
300-01049
Title
De Croix (comandante general) to Domingo Cabello (gobernador). Reports on expedition to the coast made by commander of La Bahia to stop the cocos, mayeyes and orcoquizas from joining the carancaguases.
Author(s)
De Croix, (Comandante General)
Date
10-17-1779
Documentation
Bexar. October 17, 1779. 5p. Letter. Original. Signed. Dct September 26, 1779.
Summary
Concerns meeting of commander of la Bahia and Indians in which they convinced him they had no intention of joining Carancaguazes. Discusses raid on carancaguaze rancherria where they found clothing donated by missionaries. Mentions the taking of a Christian female carancaguaze and her two children during another encounter. (R. Graham) (1979)
Persons
De Croix (Comandante General)
Cabello, Domingo (Gobernador)
Places
Texas (Provincia)
Bahia del Espiritu Santo (Presidio)
Rosario (Mision)
La Baca (Arroyo)
Bexar (Presidio)
Ethnic Groups
Mayeyes
Orcoquizas
Carancaguases
Cocos
Xaranames
First Location
AZU Film 4615 rl. 013 fr. 0525-0527
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 013 fr. 0525-0527
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
6567
Rights
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