Civil-Military Relations

Antonio Bucarely y Ursua (virrey). Ordenes al gobernador para concentracion de los tropas en Bexar para defensa; y para una reconciliacion con los oficiales de la ayuntamiento.

Serial Number
300-00575
Title
Antonio Bucarely y Ursua (virrey). Ordenes al gobernador para concentracion de los tropas en Bexar para defensa; y para una reconciliacion con los oficiales de la ayuntamiento.
Author(s)
Bucarely y Ursua, Antonio (Virrey)
Date
03-10-1773
Documentation
Mexico. 10 March 1773. 3p. Original. Signed.
Summary
Order to concentrate troops in Bexar, and for governor to treat officials of Ayuntamiento fo San Fernando with respect to further development of presidio work. (R. Davis) (1979)
Persons
Bucarely y Ursua, Antonio (Virrey)
Ripperda (Baron de) (Gobernador)
Places
Bexar
San Fernando
First Location
AZU Film 4615 rl. 011 fr. 0321-0322
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 011 fr. 0321-0322
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Bucarely y Ursua
Beginning Date Month
March
Beginning Date (repacked)
03-10-1773
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/1416
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Croix (Marques de) (virrey). Decreto y diligencias sobre uso de los vezinos de San Fernando para construccion de edificos; y protesta de estos vezinos.

Serial Number
300-00493
Title
Croix (Marques de) (virrey). Decreto y diligencias sobre uso de los vezinos de San Fernando para construccion de edificos; y protesta de estos vezinos.
Author(s)
Croix (Marques de) (Virrey)
Date
09-19-1771
Documentation
Mexico. 19 September 1771. 20p. Diligencia. Original. Signed.
Summary
Citizens of San Fernando protest to viceroy that they are being coerced into voluntary labor to help build presidio buildings by the governor. Viceroy reviews report of fiscal which supports citizens, and of Assesor which agrees but urges compromise, and viceroy decrees citizens are to build structures but governor is to See it doesn't conflict with prosperity of local ranches and farms and is to negotiate convenient terms with citizens. (R. Davis) (1979)
Persons
Croix (Marques de) (Virrey)
Miranda, Bernardo de
Ripperda, (Baron de) (Gobernador)
Oro, Miguel Antonio de (Licenciado)
Valcarcel, Domingo
Arocha, Juan de
Flores, Joseph Joaquin
Places
Mexico
San Fernando
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
Comanches
First Location
AZU Film 4615 rl. 011 fr. 0041-0051
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 011 fr. 0041-0051
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Croix
Miranda
Ripperda
Oro
Valcarcel
Arocha
Flores
Beginning Date Month
September
Beginning Date (repacked)
09-19-1771
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/1334
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Hugo Oconor (gobernador). Carta a capitan Manchaca dando ordenes para un Cabildo abierto para testimonio sobre capitan Ribera y su acciones ilegales como juez.

Serial Number
300-00416
Title
Hugo Oconor (gobernador). Carta a capitan Manchaca dando ordenes para un Cabildo abierto para testimonio sobre capitan Ribera y su acciones ilegales como juez.
Author(s)
Oconor, Hugo (Gobernador)
Date
08-28-1768
Documentation
Pilar de Los Adaes. August 28, 1768. 3p. Letter. Original. Signed. Copy.
Summary
Captain Melchor Afan de Ribera has been acting as a judge as well as military leader. This is illegal and Oconor wants investigation. (R. Davis) (1979)
Persons
Ribera, Melchor Afan de (Capitan)
Menchaca, Luis Antonio de (Capitan)
Oconor, Hugo (Gobernador)
Places
Orcoquiza
Pilar de los Adaes
Bexar
First Location
AZU Film 4615 rl. 010 fr. 0631-0632.
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 010 fr. 0631-0632.
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
6119
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Ribera
Menchaca
Oconor
Beginning Date Month
August
Beginning Date (repacked)
08-28-1768
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/1257
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Joseph Leal vs. Juan Galban (theniente). Demands compensation for animals carried-off by Indians.

Serial Number
300-00238
Title
Joseph Leal vs. Juan Galban (theniente). Demands compensation for animals carried-off by Indians.
Author(s)
Leal, Joseph (Alcalde)
Date
05-19-1749
Date
06-10-1749
Documentation
San Fernando (villa). May 19-June 10, 1949. 20p. Auto. Original. Signed.
Summary
Soldiers had taken horses from townspeople which were then stolen by Apaches. Townspeople demand compensation. (R. Graham) (1979)
Persons
Leal, Joseph (Alcalde)
Galban, Juan (Theniente)
Barrio Junco y Espriella, Pedro de (Gobernador)
Lorenzo, Martin
Castro, Miguel de
Ximenes, Pedro (Soldado)
Curbelo, Joseph
Albares Trabieso, Bizente
Arocha, Francisco de (Escribano)
Hernandez, Jacobo
Places
Medina (Rio)
San Fernando (Villa)
San Antonio de Bexar
Medina (Pasaje)
San Lucas (Arroyo)
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
First Location
AZU Film 4615 rl. 008 fr. 1061-1071
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 008 fr. 1061-1071
Language
Spanish
Notes
Document water damaged difficult read.
Batch Reference Number
6475
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Leal
Galban
Barrio Junco y Espriella
Lorenzo
Castro
Ximenes
Curbelo
Albares Trabieso
Arocha
Hernandez
Beginning Date Month
May
End Date Month
June
Beginning Date (repacked)
05-19-1749
End Date (repacked)
06-10-1749
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/1079
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Pedro de Oconitrillo vs. canary islanders. Countercharges in response to accusations by canary islanders in October of 1744.

Serial Number
300-00227
Title
Pedro de Oconitrillo vs. canary islanders. Countercharges in response to accusations by canary islanders in October of 1744.
Author(s)
Oconitrillo, Pedro de
Date
00-00-1745
Documentation
San Fernando. 1745?. Peticion. Copy. Dct October 26, 1744.
Summary
Denies charges made against him and accuses canary islanders of opposing the other people of San Fernando and creating dissention in the town. Also accuses them of short-changing the presidio in corn sales and of making slaves out of the Indians. Includes a copy of part of Rodriguez Mederos' petition that case be tried in due form. (R. Graham) (1979)
Persons
Rodriguez Mederos, Antonio
Oconitrillo, Pedro de
Urrutia, Thoribio de (Capitan)
Arrocha, Joseph
Travieso, Vicente
Places
San Antonio de Vexar (Presidio)
San Fernando (Villa)
Veracruz (Puerto)
Barlovento (Puerto)
Islas Philipinas
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
Islenos Canarios
First Location
AZU Film 4615 rl. 008 fr. 0916-0919
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 008 fr. 0916-0919
Language
Spanish
Notes
Manuscript incomplete and damaged.
Batch Reference Number
6468
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Rodriguez Mederos
Oconitrillo
Urrutia
Arrocha
Travieso
Beginning Date (repacked)
1745
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/1068
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Carlos II al obispo Juan de Santiago de Leon Garavito. Letter concerning missionization of Texas Indians.

Serial Number
300-00014
Title
Carlos II al obispo Juan de Santiago de Leon Garavito. Letter concerning missionization of Texas Indians.
Author(s)
Carlos II
Date
09-20-1690
Documentation
Madrid. September 20, 1690. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary
King notes Leon's expedition to Bahia de Espiritu Santo in search of French, and his reports of numerous gentile Indians in area, especially Texas Indians, who could easily be converted. Texas Indians described as algo politicos y de usso Mas racional y tratable que los demas. instructs bishop to establish 5 or 6 missions in area to convert Indians, secure area against French. States that 6 missionaries accompanied Leon on his second entrada. King not too impressed with Franciscan missionary efforts in Coaguila. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Carlos II (Rey)
Santiago de Leon Garavito, Juan de (Obispo de Guadalajara)
Leon, Alonso de (Gobernador y Capitan General de Coahuila)
Galbe (Conde de) (Virrey)
Places
Guadalajara (Ciudad)
Espiritu Santo (Bahia)
Coaguila (Provincia)
Ethnic Groups
Texas
First Location
TXU, Lat. Amer. Col. Wbs no. 2031 pp. 001-003
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Lac, Wbs no. 2031 pp. 001-003
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4621
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Carlos II
Santiago de Leon Garavito
Leon
Beginning Date Month
September
Beginning Date (repacked)
09-20-1690
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/855
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Virrey Marques de Casafuerte. Letter concerning Texas- Louisiana frontier affairs.

Serial Number
290-00003
Title
Virrey Marques de Casafuerte. Letter concerning Texas- Louisiana frontier affairs.
Author(s)
Casafuerte, Marques de (Virrey)
Date
12-17-1733
Documentation
Mexico. December 17, 1733. Letter. Auto. Transcription.
Summary
Virrey's auto includes text of Bustillo y Zevallo's letter to him from Adaes presidio (11/26/1731). In response to viceregal order to move adae presidio because of Rivera's recommendations, Bustillo y Zevallos states that place Rivera picked is a swamp, and that no other location is suitable. In response to viceregal order prohibiting trade with French, Bustillo y Zevallos complies but warns that Adaes needs to trade for foodstuffs with French fort at Nachites to survive. Bustillo y Zevallos also notes that Apaches stole 70 Head of livestock, killed 2 soldiers at San Antonio presidio. States he sent 16 soldiers from Adaes, with Indian auxiliaries, to help French defend Nachites against attack by Nache Indians. Virrey marques de Casafuertes approves gobernador's actions, allows Adaes presidio to trade with Nachites for necessary foodstuffs only, orders Bustillo y Zevallos to replace 2 casualties at San Antonio presidio. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Casafuerte, Marques de (Virrey) (Juan de Acuna)
Bustillo y Zevallos, Juan Antonio (Gobernador de Texas)
Rivera, Pedro de (Brigadier)
San Denis, Luis de (French Comandante of Nachites)
Places
Nachitos (French Fuerte)
Nuestra Senora del Pilar de los Adaes (Presidio)
Texas (Provincia)
Sabinas (Rio)
Nachitos (Pueblo)
San Antonio (Presidio)
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
Naches
Franceses
First Location
TXU, Tex. Hist. Ctr. Nacogdoches arch. 2q292 839 v. 001 pp. 004-012
Original Location
TXA, Nacodoches, Texas. TXA. Nacogdoches Arch.
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4677
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Casafuerte
Bustillo y Zevallos
Rivera
San Denis
Beginning Date Month
December
Beginning Date (repacked)
12-17-1733
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/831
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Virrey Marques de Casafuerte al Juan Antonio Bustillo y Zevallos.

Serial Number
290-00001
Title
Virrey Marques de Casafuerte al Juan Antonio Bustillo y Zevallos.
Author(s)
Casafuerte, Marques de (Virrey)
Date
02-03-1733
Documentation
Mexico. February 3, 1733. Letter. Transcription.
Summary
Warns Bustillo y Zevallos to maintain vigilance against 30 companies of French infantry massing in new Orleans. Even though gobernador of Texas forbidden to communicate with French, information concerning French to be obtained from Indian groups in contact with them. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Casafuerte, Marques de (Virrey)
Bustillo y Zevallos, Juan Antonio (Gobernador de Texas)
Places
Nuevo Orleans
Nuestra Senora del Pilar de los Adaes (Presidio)
Texas (Provincia)
Louisiana
Ethnic Groups
Franceses
First Location
TXU, Tex. Hist. Ctr. Nacogdoches arch. 2q292 839 v. 001 pp. 001-003
Original Location
TXA, Nacodoches, Texas. TXA. Nacogdoches Arch.
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4676
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Casafuerte
Bustillo y Zevallos
Beginning Date Month
February
Beginning Date (repacked)
02-03-1733
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/829
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Bando on residency responsibilities of military personnel.

Serial Number
275-04256
Title
Bando on residency responsibilities of military personnel.
Date
12-30-1820
Documentation
Mexico. December 30, 1820. Bando.
Summary
Subject to same obligations, reponsibilities as civilian residents of villages in which they are living.
Original Location
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 022 ff. 0673.
Language
Spanish
UAIR Filtering Fields
Beginning Date Month
December
Beginning Date (repacked)
12-30-1820
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/777
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Report of complaints of retired officers having to perform duties for local governments.

Serial Number
275-04244
Title
Report of complaints of retired officers having to perform duties for local governments.
Date
03-07-1820
Documentation
Mexico. April 14, 1820.
Summary
F.j.
First Location
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 022 fr. 0647-0648.
Original Location
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 022 ff. 0647-0648.
Language
Spanish
UAIR Filtering Fields
Beginning Date Month
March
Beginning Date (repacked)
03-07-1820
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/765
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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