Indians (Labor)

Notice to governor that Indians May by used to do work on churches, priests houses and public buildings but only after a detailed request and explanation of project has been submitted to viceroy for approval.

Serial Number
275-05017
Title
Notice to governor that Indians May by used to do work on churches, priests houses and public buildings but only after a detailed request and explanation of project has been submitted to viceroy for approval.
Author(s)
Nava, Pedro de
Date
None Given
Documentation
Chihuahua. June 14, 1794. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary
Roger Davis, 11-16-82
Persons
Nava, Pedro de
Places
Chihuagua
First Location
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 023 fr. 0281-0283.
Original Location
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 023 ff. 0281-0283.
Language
Spanish
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Nava
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/798
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Fr. Francis Xavier de Faria to viceroy of New Spain. Jesuit apologetica, Sonora and Sinaloa .

Serial Number
160-00001
Title
Fr. Francis Xavier de Faria to viceroy of New Spain. Jesuit apologetica, Sonora and Sinaloa .
Author(s)
Faria, Francis Xavier de (S.J.)
Date
11-00-1657
Documentation
November 1657. Copy.
Summary
Jesuit defense against charges by presidial captains that they accumulated great Sotres grain/livestock, engaged in lucrative trade, built palaces, lived in luxury. Jesuit attack on presidial captains for abusing Indian labor, cheating own soldiers, failing to perform military duties, showing disrespect for missionaries/religion. High praise for captains Hurdaide, Borgansa Quesada. Condemnation present captain. Account civil/religious conflict Sinaloa-Sonora. Brief description agriculture, barter/exchange rates, Jesuit livestock industry, Jesuit commerce with Parral, wild food gathering (acorns, chestnuts, Quelites), Mescal making, mission architecture, settlement patterns, Indian depopulation at hands of Spaniards, Indian migration to mines/ranches outside province. Defense corporal punishment Indians. Religious/economic reasons for reduction program. Description Jesuit generosity to Indians/Spaniards during famines. Reasons why Indians should support missionaries without monetary payment. Description sad state presidial forces-untrained, cheated by captains. Abuses Sinaloa judicial system. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Persons
Faria, Francis Xavier de (Padre)
Hurdaide, Diego de (Capitan)
Borgansa, Diego de (Capitan)
Quesada, Gaspar de (Capitan)
Places
San Felipe y Santiago
Montesclaros
Rahum
Potam
Sinaloa (Rio)
Parral
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0269 pp. Transl.
Original Location
BH, Munich.
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
2431
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Faria
Hurdaide
Borgansa
Quesada
Beginning Date (repacked)
1657
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15888
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Virrey Marques de Balero Vice regal discussion concerning reduction of Cocoyomes, repartimiento of Chihuahua Indians.

Serial Number
100-01425
Title
Virrey Marques de Balero Vice regal discussion concerning reduction of Cocoyomes, repartimiento of Chihuahua Indians.
Author(s)
Balero, Marques de (Virrey)
Date
10-17-1720
Documentation
Mexico. October 17, 1720. Auto.
Summary
Viceroy marques de Balero discusses problems of- 1) repartimiento of Indians to work in Chihuahua mines; 2) need to pardon, grant land to Cocoyome prisoners who want to settle down, 3) need to reduce rest of Cocoyomes, most intrepid nation in area to serve as examples to other Indian groups; 4) financial affairs efectos de Paz y guerra. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Persons
Alday, Martin de (Gobernador)
Balero, Marques de (Virrey)
Picado Pacheco, Domingo (Sargento Mayor)
Places
San Joseph de Parral (Real)
Cosiguriachi
Norte (Rio del)
San Phelipe (Real)
Mexico (Ciudad)
Ethnic Groups
Cocoyomes
First Location
AZU Film 0318 rl. 1720a fr. 0578-0588.
Original Location
AP, Parral, Mf. rl. 1720a fr. 0578-0588
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
2715
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Alday
Balero
Picado Pacheco
Beginning Date Month
October
Beginning Date (repacked)
10-17-1720
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15208
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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General Andres de Rezabal to capitan Manuel de Valdes military orders to investigate, punish Seri, Pima uprisings.

Serial Number
100-01408
Title
General Andres de Rezabal to capitan Manuel de Valdes military orders to investigate, punish Seri, Pima uprisings.
Author(s)
Rezabal, Andres de (General)
Date
01-04-1720
Documentation
Villa y real presidio de Sinaloa. January 4, 1720. Signed. Original.
Summary
Rezabal orders Valdes to take 20 soldiers from Sinaloa presidio and investigate, punish Seris, Lower Pimas responsible for scattered murders, robberies, livestock thefts. Additional documents concerning unrest, including wounding of Pima in Nacameri, 0309b-0360a. Mention Yaqui work in mines. Discusses Seri reduccion, resettlement along Rio San Miguel. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Persons
Valdes, Manuel de (Capitan)
Alvarez Tunon y Quiroz, Gregorio (Capitan)
Rezabal, Andres de
Places
Sinaloa (Presidio)
Sonora (Provincia)
Coradeguachi
Populo (Pueblo)
Angeles (Pueblo)
Guadalupe (Real)
San Marcial
Ures (Pueblo)
San Francisco (Pueblo)
Tecoripa (Partido)
Nacameri (Pueblo)
Tepagui (Pueblo)
Aconchi (Pueblo)
Matapa (Partido)
Ethnic Groups
Seris
Pimas
Salineros
Yaquis
Guaymas
First Location
AZU Film 0318 rl. 1720a fr. 0306-0309.
Original Location
AP, Parral, Mf. rl. 1720a fr. 0306-0309
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
2707
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Valdes
Alvarez Tunon y Quiroz
Rezabal
Beginning Date Month
January
Beginning Date (repacked)
01-04-1720
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15191
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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General Manuel San Juan de Santa Cruz. Visita de la jurisdicion de San Francisco de Cuellar por el gobernador.

Serial Number
100-01386
Title
General Manuel San Juan de Santa Cruz. Visita de la jurisdicion de San Francisco de Cuellar por el gobernador.
Author(s)
San Juan de Santa Cruz, Manuel (General)
Date
11-04-1716
Documentation
San Joseph del Parral. November 4, 1716. 48 pages. Auto. Original. Signed.
Summary
Very thorough visita of the region of San Francisco de Cuellar by the governor. Excellent census and economic information. Visita included haciendas de labor, haciendas de Sacar Plata, minas y tiendas. (T. Barnes) (1976)
Persons
San Juan de Santa Cruz, Manuel (General)
Trasbinal, Juan Antonio de
Sosa, Juan de
Colomo, Fernando
Orozco, Juan Phelipe de
Trasbinal Retes, Juan Antonio de
Melchor, Diego de
Corona, Francisco Javier
Carrasco, Pedro
Subiate, Joseph de
Padella, Antonio
Campo, Nicolas de
Garcia de Valdez, Joseph
Inojos, Agustin de
Cano de los Rios, Miguel
Villalba, Antonio de
Arizaga, Pedro de
Yrigoyen, Ildefonso de
Fernandez de Cordoba, Juan
Flores, Jeronimo
Escudero, Alonso
Beasoain, Joseph de (Capitan)
Ugarte, Simon de
Papigoche
Places
San Francisco de Cuellar
San Marcos (Hacienda de)
San Pedro de Conchos
Santa Cruz de Julimes
San Antonio de Julimes
San Pablo de Julimes
San Joseph de Vachinba (Hacienda de)
San Juan de los Alamos (Hacienda de)
San Joseph del Parral San Antonio de Padua de Mapula (Hacienda de)
San Pedro (Rio de)
San Bartolome (Hacienda de)
Concho (Rio)
Nuestra Senora de Regla (Plata)
San Juan Baptista (Plata) (Hacienda de)
San Joseph (Plata) (Hacienda de)
San Francisco (Plata) (Hacienda de)
Junta de los Rios (Plata) (Hacienda de la)
Santa Rosa (Plata) (Hacienda de)
San Juan (Plata) (Hacienda de)
Santa Guadalupe (Plata) (Hacienda de)
San Joseph (Hacienda de)
San Joseph del Sacramento (Hacienda de)
San Antonio (Plata) (Hacienda de)
Nuestra Senora de Dolores (Plata) (Hacienda de)
First Location
AZU Film 0318 rl. 1716a fr. 0283-0307.
Original Location
AP, Parral, Mf. rl. 1716a fr. 0283-0307
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
2782
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
San Juan de Santa Cruz
Trasbinal
Sosa
Colomo
Orozco
Trasbinal Retes
Melchor
Corona
Carrasco
Subiate
Padella
Campo
Garcia de Valdez
Inojos
Cano de los Rios
Villalba
Arizaga
Yrigoyen
Fernandez de Cordoba
Flores
Escudero
Beasoain
Ugarte
Beginning Date Month
November
Beginning Date (repacked)
11-04-1716
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15169
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Manuel San Juan de Santa Cruz. Autos de visita general de valle de San Bartolome hecha por el gobernador, Manuel San Juan de Santa Cruz.

Serial Number
100-01385
Title
Manuel San Juan de Santa Cruz. Autos de visita general de valle de San Bartolome hecha por el gobernador, Manuel San Juan de Santa Cruz.
Author(s)
San Juan de Santa Cruz, Manuel
Date
09-25-1716
Documentation
San Bartolome. September 25, 1716. 54 pages. Auto. Signed. Original.
Summary
A general visita by the governor to the Valley of San Bartolome. Most of the inspection concerns haciendas, with the governor inspecting the conditions of laborers, the financial status of the hacienda. (T. Barnes) (1976)
Persons
San Juan de Santa Cruz, Manuel
Molinar, Diego de
Asque y Almendariz, Joseph de
Enriques, Nicolas
Moreno, Diego
Henriquez, Antonio
Escobar Yerro, Domingo de
Hierro, Joseph del
Cano de los Rios, Nicolas
Acosta, Miguel de
Enriquez, Lucas
Sapien, Joseph
Ibarguen, Miguel de
Places
San Bartolome (Valle de)
San Bartolome
Ethnic Groups
Acoclames
Cocoyomes
First Location
AZU Film 0318 rl. 1716a fr. 0058-0085.
Original Location
AP, Parral, Mf. rl. 1716a fr. 0058-0085
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
2780
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
San Juan de Santa Cruz
Molinar
Asque y Almendariz
Enriques
Moreno
Henriquez
Escobar Yerro
Hierro
Cano de los Rios
Acosta
Enriquez
Sapien
Ibarguen
Beginning Date Month
September
Beginning Date (repacked)
09-25-1716
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15168
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Despacho del virrey a los oficiales de Sonora sobre la tratamiento de los indios.

Serial Number
100-01380
Title
Despacho del virrey a los oficiales de Sonora sobre la tratamiento de los indios.
Author(s)
Alencastre norona y Silva, Fernando de (Virrey) (Duque de Linares)
Date
05-16-1716
Documentation
San Joseph del Parral. May 16, 1715-September 5, 1715. 66 pages. Auto. Original. Signed. Copy.
Summary
Order form the viceroy on abuse of Indians in Sonora by landowners, miners and government officials. Re-states regulations on Indian labor and wages and land use for stock- raising adjacent to Indian lands. Also reprimands government officials in Sonora for taking matters into their own hands which belonged in the jurisdiction of the governor of Nueva Viscaya. (T. Barnes) (1976)
Persons
Mancuso, Luis (Padre)
San Juan de Santa Cruz, Manuel (General)
Alvarez Tunon y Quiros, Gregorio (General)
Bucar Fajardo, Andres de
Aguirre, Joseph de (Capitan)
Subiate, Joseph de
Escalante, Juan de
Ortiz Cortez, Antonio (Capitan)
Alencastre Norona y Silva, Fernando de (Duque de Linares) (Virrey)
Places
Oposura
San Joseph del Parral
Guadalajara
Mexico (Ciudad de)
Bajoreca
Sonora (Presidio de)
Cechiguagua
Nacosari
San Lorenzo de Bacachi
Cecumpas
Tepache (Valle de)
Cumupas
Remedios
Banamichi
Opodepe
San Miguel
First Location
AZU Film 0318 rl. 1715a fr. 0553-0586.
Original Location
AP, Parral, Mf. rl. 1715a fr. 0553-0586
Language
Spanish
Notes
A continuation of precieding document, frames 0521-0553.
Batch Reference Number
2775
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Mancuso
San Juan de Santa Cruz
Alvarez Tunon y Quiros
Bucar Fajardo
Aguirre
Subiate
Escalante
Ortiz Cortez
Alencastre Norona y Silva
Beginning Date Month
May
Beginning Date (repacked)
05-16-1716
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15163
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Lista de los vecinos con sus armas y caballos.

Serial Number
100-01379
Title
Lista de los vecinos con sus armas y caballos.
Date
05-14-1716
Documentation
San Joseph del Parral. May 14, 1716. 120 pages. Original. Signed.
Summary
A list of all vecinos with their weapons and horses in all of the towns listed here. Indian auxilaries are given sometimes. This is done to provide the governor with information to aid him in planning his defense against Indians, as there are too few soldiers to go around. Included are at least 500 names. (T. Barnes) (1976)
Persons
San Juan de Santa Cruz, Manuel (General)
Places
San Joseph del Parral
San Bartolome (Valle de)
Santa Barbara
San Miguel de las Bocas
Inde
Guanacevi
Loreto
San Francisco de Asis
Chico (Rio)
Santa Rosa de Cosiguriache
San Sebastian
San Joseph de Copala
Lacobo
San Miguel del Carisal
San Ignacio
San Francisco de Cuellar
Santiago del Saltillo
Santa Maria de las Parras
Cuencame
First Location
AZU Film 0318 rl. 1716a fr. 0310-0370.
Original Location
AP, Parral, Mf. rl. 1716a fr. 0310-0370
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
2783
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
San Juan de Santa Cruz
Beginning Date Month
May
Beginning Date (repacked)
05-14-1716
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15162
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Diligencias practicadas para el vuelto de los indios del valle de San Bartolome a sus pueblos por la Junta de los Rios del norte.

Serial Number
100-01371
Title
Diligencias practicadas para el vuelto de los indios del valle de San Bartolome a sus pueblos por la Junta de los Rios del norte.
Date
08-27-1715
Documentation
San Joseph del Parral. August 27, 1715. 134 pages. Signed. Original.
Summary
Indians of the Valley of San Bartolome are ordered sent to towns and new missions at the juncture of the Concho River and the River of the north. This is contested by the land and mine owners of San Bartolome. Good history and social- organizational information presented by land and mine owners, by Indians, by Franciscan priests and by the governor. (T. Barnes) (1976)
Persons
San Juan de Santa Cruz, Manuel (General)
Beasoain, Joseph de (Capitan)
Servantes, Alonso de
Ortega, Pedro de (Fray)
Ramirez, Andres (Fray)
Alencastre Norona y Silva, Fernando de (Duque de Linares) (Virrey)
Places
San Bartolome (Valle de)
Norte (Rio del)
San Joseph del Parral
Puesto de Santa Clara
Conchos (Presidio de)
Durango
San Juan (del Rio)
Cuencame
Parras
Saltillo
San Juan de Analco
Papasquiaro
Guanacevi
Inde
Nuevos del Rio del Norte (Mision)
la Junta de los Rios del Norte
Ethnic Groups
Tarahumaras
Cacalotes
Mesquites
Posalmes
Oposmes
Sibolos
Polacmes
Julimenos
Topacolmes
Conchos
Batlacoylas
First Location
AZU Film 0318 rl. 1715a fr. 0459-0521.
Original Location
AP, Parral, Mf. rl. 1715a fr. 0459-0521
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
2773
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
San Juan de Santa Cruz
Beasoain
Servantes
Ortega
Ramirez
Alencastre Norona y Silva
Beginning Date Month
August
Beginning Date (repacked)
08-27-1715
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15154
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Documents concerning competition for Indian laborers of pueblo of concepcion.

Serial Number
100-01323
Title
Documents concerning competition for Indian laborers of pueblo of concepcion.
Date
06-06-1711
Date
07-03-1711
Documentation
San Joseph de Parral. June 6-July 3, 1711. Letter. Peticion. Original. Signed.
Summary
Concerns Indian Pueblo of miners named Concepcion which grew up on lands of hacienda de beneficio de Plata of the same name. Indians given land for fields, material for houses by hacienda Owner. now another mine Owner trying to get Indians to work in his reduction works. Includes Indian testimony. Bitter competition for Indian labor. 25-30 Indians involved. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Persons
Gomez, Bernardo
Coz y Madrid, Catarina
Gonzalez Ramirez, Francisco
Martin, Francisco (Coyote Interpreter)
Gomez de Locantria, Pedro
Ursula (Tarahumara Woman)
Places
Nuestra Senora de la Concepcion (Pueblo de)
Cieneguilla (Paraje de)
Papigochic
Santa Rosa de Cosiguriachi
Ethnic Groups
Tarahumaras
First Location
AZU Film 0318 rl. 1711a fr. 0422-0428.
Original Location
AP, Parral, Mf. rl. 1711a fr. 0422-0428
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
2673
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Gomez
Coz y Madrid
Gonzalez Ramirez
Martin
Gomez de Locantria
Beginning Date Month
June
End Date Month
July
Beginning Date (repacked)
06-06-1711
End Date (repacked)
07-03-1711
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15106
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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