Domingo Cabello (gobernador) to de Croix. Concerns de Meszieres death and Indian relations as a result of it.

Serial Number
300-01069
Title
Domingo Cabello (gobernador) to de Croix. Concerns de Meszieres death and Indian relations as a result of it.
Author(s)
Cabello, Domingo (Gobernador)
Date
11-12-1779
Documentation
Bexar. November 12, 1779. 11p. Letter. Original. Signed. Dct November 2, 1779-October 20, 1779.
Summary
Discusses de Meszieres death and burial as well as testamentary procedures to be undertaken. Also concerns the relationship with indios del norte as a result. de Croix asks for permission to keep de Meszieres' translator, Portolan, in Bexar so that he may be used as a roving diplomat to keep the peace with Indians. (R. Graham) (1979)
Persons
Meszieres, Atanasio de (Teniente Coronel)
Arman, Joseph Maria
Meszieres, Antonio de (Teniente)
Trebino, Antonio
Portolan, Bernardo (Sub-Teniente)
Ripperda, Baron de
Cabello, Domingo (Gobernador)
De Croix (Comandante General)
Places
Texas (Provincia)
Bexar (Presidio)
Natchitoches
Chihuahua (Junta)
Luisiana
Ethnic Groups
Franceses
First Location
AZU Film 4615 rl. 013 fr. 0653-0658
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 013 fr. 0653-0658
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
6582
Rights
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