ALONSO

BID Number
17503
Occupation
1779: COAHUILA/CHIEF
1779 Oct: EL NORTE (PRESIDIO)/(NONE) (AGREED TO PEACE)
1779 Oct - 1780 Aug: BUENA ESPERANZA/(NONE) (FOUNDED)
Ethnicity
INDIO MESCALERO
Notes
ALONSO LED A SMALL BAND OF MESCALERO APACHES, WHO WERE PART OF CROIX'S FIRST ATTEMPT TO KEEP APACHES ON RESERVATION IN CONJUNCTION WITH A PRESIDIO. THIS EXPERIMENT FAILED FOR A VARIETY OF REASONS, INCLUDING A SMALL POX EPIDEMIC.
Source
MOORHEAD
Sources
MOOREHEAD: THE PRESIDIO ... (1975) MOOREHEAD: THE APACHE FRONTIER (1968) NAVARRO GARCIA: DON JOSE DE GALVEZ Y LA COMANDANCIA ...(1964)
Variant Spelling
ARCHIUQUE, JUAN DE
Rights
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