Crimes (Murder)

Fr. Francisco Hidalgo. Vida prodigiosa del venerable padre y exclarecido martir, Fr. Francisco de Jesus Maria, missionero apostolico, fundador del collegio de la Santissima Cruz de la ciudad de Santiago de Queretaro en la Nueva Espana...

Serial Number
260-00010
Title
Fr. Francisco Hidalgo. Vida prodigiosa del venerable padre y exclarecido martir, Fr. Francisco de Jesus Maria, missionero apostolico, fundador del collegio de la Santissima Cruz de la ciudad de Santiago de Queretaro en la Nueva Espana, hijo de la santa provincia de Cataluna- que saca a luz un deboto y afecto h.no, hijo del mesmo seminario.
Author(s)
Hidalgo, Francisco
Date
12-28-1707
Documentation
San Francisco Solano. December 28, 1707. 16 folios.
Summary
This is a life of fray Francisco de Jesus, Martir del Nueva Mexico, written by Francisco Hildago. It contains an introduction, eight chapters and a protesta at the end. Written at San Francisco solan. This is an original manuscript, bearing autograph of fr. Hidalgo. (microfilm catalog)
Persons
Lopez de Jesus, Melchor
Ninaz, Antonio
Luxuriaga, Juan
Margil de Jesus, Antonio
Diez, Joseph
Jesus Maria, Francisco de
Leon, Alonso de
Fontubeata, Miguel
Places
New Mexico
Queretaro
Cataluna
Michoacan
First Location
AZU Film 0305 rl. 02 fr.
Original Location
PAA, Rome, Cc-Castq, (202-28) K, no. 015
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
510
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Lopez de Jesus
Ninaz
Luxuriaga
Margil de Jesus
Diez
Jesus Maria
Leon
Fontubeata
Beginning Date Month
December
Beginning Date (repacked)
12-28-1707
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/16139
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Gobernador Pedro del Barrio Junco y Espriella al virrey. 2 letters concerning state of San Xavier missions.

Serial Number
210-00054
Title
Gobernador Pedro del Barrio Junco y Espriella al virrey. 2 letters concerning state of San Xavier missions.
Author(s)
Barrio Junco y Espriella, Pedro del (Gobernador)
Date
07-20-1749
Date
08-10-1749
Documentation
Adaes; San Fernando de Bexar. July 20-August 10, 1749. Letter. Photostat of copies.
Summary
2 unfavorable letters concerning new missions of San Xavier. First (7/20/1749) notes murder of 2 soldiers, theft of horseherd at hands of Apaches. States that River either floods everyone out or dries up. Claims that despite holy zeal of missionaries, Indians didn't want to work or sow fields, but instead pursue trade between French and Spanish, moving on to Adaes, finds many buildings in ruins, not repaired because of lack of people. In second letter (8/10/1749), points out lack of land, water, Indians in San Xavier area. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Barrio Junco y Espriella, Pedro del (Gobernador de Texas)
Places
Espiritu Santo (Presidio, Bahia)
Adaes (Presidio, Capital de Texas)
San Xavier (Misiones)
San Antonio (Presidio)
San Fernando de Bexar (Villa)
Texas (Provincia)
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
Texas
Franceses
First Location
TXU, Tex. Hist. Ctr. Arch. S. Fran. El grande 2q248 835 v. 004 pp. 095-100
Original Location
BNM, Mexico, Arch. S. Fran. El Grande
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4634
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Barrio Junco y Espriella
Beginning Date Month
July
End Date Month
August
Beginning Date (repacked)
07-20-1749
End Date (repacked)
08-10-1749
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15974
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Fray Francisco Hidalgo al fray Joseph Gonzalez. Letter concerning conditions at San Antonio presidio, surrounding missions.

Serial Number
210-00041
Title
Fray Francisco Hidalgo al fray Joseph Gonzalez. Letter concerning conditions at San Antonio presidio, surrounding missions.
Author(s)
Hidalgo, Francisco (Fray)
Date
03-25-1725
Documentation
San Antonio de Valero. March 25, 1725. Copy.
Summary
Concerns conditions of San Antonio presidio, surrounding missions, including- controversy between Franciscans and capitan Flores; Apache raids, campaigns, peace negotiations; investigations of murder of Antonio Gonzalez (Correo) by Indians; construction of acequia to irrigate mission orchards, fields of cotton maiz; mission Indian weaving industry of cotton, wool; murder of capitan Ramon by Indians in Espiritu Santo area. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Flores, Nicolas (Capitan de San Antonio Presidio)
Ramon, Diego (Teniente)
Ramon, Domingo (Capitan) (Killed By Indians)
Hidalgo, Francisco (Fray) (OFM)
Gonzalez, Joseph (Fray) (OFM)
Gonzalez, Antonio (Correo)
Places
San Antonio de Valero (Presidio)
Adaes (Presidio)
Medina (Rio)
Espiritu Santo (Bahia, Presidio)
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
First Location
TXU, Tex. Hist. Ctr. Arch. S. Fran. El grande 2q248 835 v. 010 pp. 123-127
Original Location
BNM, Mexico, Arch. S. Fran. El Grande
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4662
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Flores
Ramon
Ramon
Hidalgo
Gonzalez
Gonzalez
Beginning Date Month
March
Beginning Date (repacked)
03-25-1725
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15961
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Gobernador Fernando Perez de Almazan al virrey. Letter concerning murder of Antonio Gonzalez (correo)

Serial Number
210-00036
Title
Gobernador Fernando Perez de Almazan al virrey. Letter concerning murder of Antonio Gonzalez (correo)
Author(s)
Perez de Almazan, Fernando (Gobernador)
Date
03-24-1724
Documentation
San Antonio de Valero. March 24, 1724. Letter. Copy.
Summary
Soldier from Rio Grande del Norte presidio tells of murder of Antonio Gonzalez (Correo) by Indians 14 leagues from San Antonio, detachment led by capitan Flores fails to catch up with Indians, but military officials skeptical murder perpetrated by Apaches, despite Apache-type arrows. Apaches use saddles while murderers of Correo, according to soldier, rode bareback (montado en pelo). Furthermore, soldier frightened them away merely by showing his arcabus, such timidity also uncharacteristic of Apaches. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Flores, Nicolas (Capitan)
Ramon, Domingo (Capitan) (Deceased Capitan of Espiritu Santo Presidio)
Ramon, Diego (Son of Domingo Ramon)
Perez de Almazan, Fernando (Gobernador de Texas)
Places
Espiritu Santo (Bahia)
San Juan Bautista del Rio Grande del Norte (Presidio)
Espiritu Santo (Presidio)
San Antonio de Valero (Presidio)
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
First Location
TXU, Tex. Hist. Ctr. Arch. S. Fran. El grande 2q248 835 v. 010 pp. 107-109
Original Location
BNM, Mexico, Arch. S. Fran. El Grande
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4661
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Flores
Ramon
Ramon
Perez de Almazan
Beginning Date Month
March
Beginning Date (repacked)
03-24-1724
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15956
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Teniente Diego Ramon al virrey Marques de Casafuerte. Letter concerning sad state of Espiritu Santo presidio.

Serial Number
210-00035
Title
Teniente Diego Ramon al virrey Marques de Casafuerte. Letter concerning sad state of Espiritu Santo presidio.
Author(s)
Ramon, Diego (Teniente)
Date
03-24-1724
Documentation
Espiritu santo presidio. March 24, 1724. Letter. Copy.
Summary
Ramon notes murder of Correo Gonzalez, murder of 2 of 4 soldiers guarding Espiritu Santo presidial horseherd by hostile Indians. Informs virrey he requested help from capitan Flores of San Antonio presidio, but gobernador (at Adaes presidio) refused. Ramon fears Spaniards at Espiritu Santo will be destroyed like French were. Notes lack of basic foodstuffs, arms, horses. Pleads for help from virrey, also soldiers to replace Plazas of those killed by Indians since there are no vecinos in area to be drafted. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Gonzalez, Antonio (Correo)
Flores, Nicolas (Capitan de San Antonio Presidio)
Gonzalez, Joseph (OFM)
Ramon, Diego (Teniente de Espiritu Santo Presidio)
Places
Rio Grande del Norte (Presidio)
San Joseph (Mision)
San Antonio de Valero (Presidio)
Adaes (Presidio)
Nuestra Senora de Loreto y Bahia del Espiritu Santo (Presidio)
Ethnic Groups
Franceses
Apaches
Cerancaguases
Coxanes
Guapites
First Location
TXU, Tex. Hist. Ctr. Arch. S. Fran. El grande 2q248 835 v. 010 pp. 109-110
Original Location
BNM, Mexico, Arch. S. Fran. El Grande
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4658
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Gonzalez
Flores
Gonzalez
Ramon
Beginning Date Month
March
Beginning Date (repacked)
03-24-1724
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15955
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Fray Damian Masanett. Masanett's diario of trip from San Salvador mission to mission San Francisco de los Texas; related documents.

Serial Number
210-00008
Title
Fray Damian Masanett. Masanett's diario of trip from San Salvador mission to mission San Francisco de los Texas; related documents.
Author(s)
Masanett, Damian (Fray)
Date
08-20-1691
Documentation
San Francisco de los Texas. August 20, 1691. Peticion. Copy.
Summary
Franciscans request at least 10 soldiers be sent to Bahia del Espiritu Santo, noting that Indians in area enemies of Europeans, and had killed French, English, Spanish and Dutch without ever being punished (7/19/1691). Military officials discuss whether expedition should press on to territory of Texas Indians or remain at Bahia (7/21/1691). Franciscan diario of trip from San Salvador mission in Coahuila to mission San Francisco de los Texas (5/16-8/20, 1691), noting- encounter with Indian groups- Mescales, Yoricas, Chomes, Machomes, Parachacas, Pamanes- living between Rio Grande, Rio Sabinos, all of who rely on buffalo, wild food gathering, none of whom hunt; difficulties traveling with livestock- cattle, goats, sheep- because of rivers in flood, poor pasturage, etc; Flora, fauna, geography, often giving Indian names for places; resources of Rio Nueces area, including many walnuts, buffalo, fish; arrival Indians, many different naciones to trade for tobacco, knives, rosaries, etc. (See 201); visit to Rancheria of payay Indians, nacion Muy grande, choma, Cibola, caynaaya Indians live along Rio Grande and are enemies of Apaches, who fight everyone except Salineros, Apaches described mui-Guerreros who fight with armed horses; chomas described as yndios que en el parraly y Nueva Mexico llaman jumanes, who hunt buffalo from source of Rio Guadalupe to land of Texas during warm time of year, returning to riverine homes during winter; arrival of ships from Veracruz at Espiritu Santo; friendly greeting by Texas Indians, who mourned death of one missionary, many others from unnamed enfermedad. Excellent information on Indians of southern, central, eastern Texas. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Teran de los Rios, Domingo de (Gobernador de Texas)
Martinez, Francisco (Capitan)
Masanett, Damian (Fray) (OFM)
Places
Espiritu Santo (Bahia)
San Salvador del Valle de Santiago (Coahuila Mision)
San Francisco de los Texas (Mision)
Coahuila (Provincia)
Sabinos (Rio)
Nueces (Rio)
Espiritu Santo (Bahia)
Ethnic Groups
Franceses
Ingleses
Holandeses
Texas
Mescales
Yoricas
Chomes
Machomes
Pamanes
Quemos
Pacpules
Ocanas
Chaguanes
Pactaluces
Paaces
Sanpanales
Patchales
Papanacas
Carchiquis
Paquachiames
Aguapalamas
Samampaces
Vanas
Payabanes
Patavos
Putahays
Patsaus
Payayes
Chumans
Cauguecas
Cantonas
Cabas
Sanas
Tojos
Toaas
Cholomes
Cibolas
Caynaayas
Apaches
Salineros
Jumanes
Muruames
Parchacas
Apaycis
First Location
TXU, Tex. Hist. Ctr. Arch. S. Fran. El grande 2q248 835 v. 010 pp. 047-080
Original Location
BNM, Mexico, Arch. S. Fran. El Grande
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4657
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Teran de los Rios
Martinez
Masanett
Beginning Date Month
August
Beginning Date (repacked)
08-20-1691
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15928
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Maria de la Encarnacion. Averiguacion of possible murder, multilation, decapitation of ranch hand by 2 Indians, mulatto.

Serial Number
100-01897
Title
Maria de la Encarnacion. Averiguacion of possible murder, multilation, decapitation of ranch hand by 2 Indians, mulatto.
Author(s)
Encarnacion, Maria de la
Date
09-00-1787
Documentation
San Joseph del Parral. Sept., 1787. Original. Signed.
Summary
Testimony of Indian woman named Maria de la Encarnacion, kidnapped by 2 Indians and one Mulatto, taken to cave, where she witnessed the murder of nearby ranch hand, who the 3 captors lo desnudaron y lo degollaron los Dos indios con un Belduque y el Jose (the Mulatto) Le tuvo de las Piernas. investigators however find no trace of the mutilated body in the cave, nor hear of any murder from anyone else and begin to question Maria's veracity and motives. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Aguilera, Antonio de (Dueno del Rancho San Ignacio del Tule)
Encarnacion, Maria de la (Indian)
Places
Santiago Papasquiaro
San Bartholome (Valle)
Tisonaso (Pueblo)
Ethnic Groups
Mulatos
First Location
AZU Film 0318 rl. 1787b fr. 1343-1350.
Original Location
AP, Parral, Mf. rl. 1787b fr. 1343-1350
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
3898
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Aguilera
Encarnacion
Beginning Date (repacked)
1787
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15680
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Jose Gabriel Gutierrez de Riva justicia mayor. Contra Fransisco Martinez por un balazo que dio a Juana Marquez.

Serial Number
100-01869
Title
Jose Gabriel Gutierrez de Riva justicia mayor. Contra Fransisco Martinez por un balazo que dio a Juana Marquez.
Author(s)
Martinez, Fransisco
Date
09-09-1784
Documentation
San Joseph del Parral. September 9, 1784. 6p. Auto. Signed. Original.
Summary
The justicia mayor, hearing that a woman has been shot with a trabusco (blunder buss), rushes to the scene of the crime. It develops that Juana Vasquez, entering the house of Antonio Martinez, found Fransisco playing with a trabusco. They exchanged a few words about shooting, at which point the trabusco fired, hitting Juana in the knee. The wound being mortal, Fransisco (mulato age 10) is put in the carcel. He is allowed to leave as soon as it is determined that there was no evil intent and Silbestre Gonzales agrees to not press charges. (P. Hayes) (1977)
Persons
Gutierrez de Riva, Jose Gabriel (Justicia Mayor)
Marquez, Juana
Martinez, Antonio (Father of Fransisco Martinez)
Martinez, Francisco
Vasquez, Juana
Gonzalez, Silbestre (Esposo de Juana Vasquez)
Places
San Joseph del Parral
Ethnic Groups
Mulatos
First Location
AZU Film 0318 rl. 1806 fr. 0069-0072.
Original Location
AP, Parral, Mf. rl. 1806 fr. 0069-0072
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4099
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Gutierrez de Riva
Marquez
Martinez
Martinez
Vasquez
Gonzalez
Beginning Date Month
September
Beginning Date (repacked)
09-09-1784
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15652
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Alonso Saldia. Autos para la aprehension de sies marineros por la muerte dieron a Alonso Saldia.

Serial Number
100-01738
Title
Alonso Saldia. Autos para la aprehension de sies marineros por la muerte dieron a Alonso Saldia.
Author(s)
Saldia, Alonso
Date
10-19-1771
Documentation
San Miguel-Culiacan. October 19, 1771. 4p. Auto. Original. Signed.
Summary
Plea from officials in Culiacan, asking officials in Nueva Galicia and Nueva Viscaya for help in capturing six mulato sailors who killed a Hacendado and pillaged his hacienda. (T. Barnes) (1977)
Persons
Saldia, Alonso
Torres, Atanacio de
Places
San Miguel (Culiacan)
Copala
Mazatan (Culiacan)
San Andres de la Sierra
Durango
San Joseph del Parral
Ethnic Groups
Mulatos
First Location
AZU Film 0318 rl. 1771 fr. 0047-0049.
Original Location
AP, Parral, Mf. rl. 1771 fr. 0047-0049
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
3125
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Saldia
Torres
Beginning Date Month
October
Beginning Date (repacked)
10-19-1771
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15521
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Joseph Carlos de Aguero; Joseph Saenz Moreno; Joachin Colla. Contra los agresores que cometieron un robo y homicidios en la cienega de los olivos.

Serial Number
100-01719
Title
Joseph Carlos de Aguero; Joseph Saenz Moreno; Joachin Colla. Contra los agresores que cometieron un robo y homicidios en la cienega de los olivos.
Author(s)
Aguero, Joseph Carlos de
Saenz Moreno, Joseph
Colla, Joachin
Date
04-00-1765
Date
07-00-1765
Documentation
San Joseph del Parral. April-July, 1765. 29p. Letter. Auto. Original. Signed. Transcription.
Summary
The persons listed below are wanted dead or alvie for the robbery and killing of 3 men at la Cienega de los Olivos (including the priest of the Santa Cruz Partido). The gobernador decrees that all capitanes de presidios, Alcaldes, etc, shall be ready to apprehend the criminals. Rewards are offered. Fransisco Lugo breaks out of jail after capture. Antonio Saenz is implicated, but Joseph Perez of the real presidio del Paso del Rio del Norte says the Antonio Saenz fighting indios barvaros in his Jurisdiccion must be another man. (P. Hayes) (1977)
Persons
Aguero, Joseph Carlos de
Saenz Moreno, Joseph
Colla, Joachin
Doral, Mathias
Castro, Valerio de
Saravia, Ignacio (Indio)
Lugo, Fransisco (Mulato)
Dios Vasquez, Juan de (Mulato)
Herrera, Miguel (Indio)
Olivares, Antonio (Indio)
Ximenez, Antonio (Mulato)
Saenz, Antonio (Todos Criminales)
Places
San Joseph del Parral
Santa Barbara
San Bartholome
Paso del del Norte (Presidio)
First Location
AZU Film 0318 rl. 1765 fr. 0493-0507;
Original Location
AP, Parral, Mf. rl. 1765 fr. 0493-0507
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4029
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Aguero
Saenz Moreno
Colla
Person Last Name
Aguero
Saenz Moreno
Colla
Doral
Castro
Saravia
Lugo
Dios Vasquez
Herrera
Olivares
Ximenez
Saenz
End Date Month
July
Beginning Date (repacked)
1765
End Date (repacked)
07-00-1765
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15502
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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