Indians (Magic And Witchcraft)

General Andres de Rezabal. Autos de guerra contra los enemigos de la real corona.

Serial Number
100-01272
Title
General Andres de Rezabal. Autos de guerra contra los enemigos de la real corona.
Author(s)
Rezabal, Andres de (General)
Date
11-30-1704
Date
03-25-1705
Documentation
Villa de Sinaloa. November 30, 1704-March 25, 1705. Auto. Original. Signed. 28 pages.
Summary
Report of military expedition originally sent to investigate pirates who attacked the Manila galleon. Most of document taken up with charges and counter-charges of witch-craft. (T. Barnes) (1976)
Persons
Rezabal, Andres de (General)
Ayedo, Joseph de (Sgt. Myr)
Retana, Juan de (General)
Places
Sinaloa (Villa de)
Alamos (Real de los)
Urique
Chinipas
Janos (Presidio de)
Papigoche
Sisoquichi
Loreto
Tutuaca
Yepachi
Papichauri
Surinapuchi
Seborachi
Quicamurachi
Marizogachi
Guetepateso
Utogochi
Tolichiqui
Besoguachi
Chuchupirachi
Gococochi
Batopilas
Tojorompo
Moris
Guataquiri
China
Santa Ana
Bocoina
Tameroci
Guarama
Ochimarira
Ethnic Groups
Tarahumaras
Pimas
First Location
AZU Film 0318 rl. 1704a fr. 0238-0252.
Original Location
AP, Parral, Mf. rl. 1704a fr. 0238-0252
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
2727
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Rezabal
Ayedo
Retana
Beginning Date Month
November
End Date Month
March
Beginning Date (repacked)
11-30-1704
End Date (repacked)
03-25-1705
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15055
ISO 369-1 Language code
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ISO 369-3 Language code
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Auto criminal contra mateo indio por indizios de brujeria (echizero).

Serial Number
100-01255
Title
Auto criminal contra mateo indio por indizios de brujeria (echizero).
Date
03-03-1703
Documentation
San Joseph del parral. 3 March 1703. Auto. Original. Signed. (shaman). Sentenced to 200 lashes and 2 years at hard labor. Sentence suspended on conditions- 1)if stays home; 2) quits this work of the devil; 3) and becomes a good catholic. (T. Barnes) (1976)
Persons
Mateo (Indio)
Cano de los Rios, Blas (Capitan)
Fernandez de Cordova, Juan (General)
Places
Santiago de Babonoyagua
Tarumares
San Diego de Minas Nuevas
San Francisco de Conchos (Presidio)
Santa Ana
San Joseph (Parral)
Ethnic Groups
Sonoras
First Location
AZU Film 0318 rl. 1703a fr. 0973-1098.
Original Location
AP, Parral, Mf. rl. 1703a fr. 0973-1098
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
2144
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Mateo
Cano de los Rios
Fernandez de Cordova
Beginning Date Month
March
Beginning Date (repacked)
03-03-1703
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15038
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Padre Juan Antonio de Arce to padre Phelipe Segesser. la cura y el escandolo.

Serial Number
060-00344
Title
Padre Juan Antonio de Arce to padre Phelipe Segesser. la cura y el escandolo.
Author(s)
Arce, Juan Antonio de (Padre)
Date
03-19-1740
Documentation
Onabas (mision). March19, 1740. 1 page. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary
Interesting ethnographic vignettes, an Indian man marries his sister-in-law; the Indians of a Pueblo whip an hechizero. (R. Perez) (1976)
Persons
Arce, Juan Antonio de (Padre)
Segesser, Phelipe (Padre)
Guaimunusi, Miguel
Onapa, Francisco de
Places
Onabas (Mision)
Soyopa (Minas)
Batuco
Babiacori
Tubutama (Mision)
Ethnic Groups
Tepaguies
Mayos
Yaquis
First Location
AZTM. Jesuit Hist. Inst. Amer. Div., Tucson. Mf. J-03-C-06
Original Location
AHH, Mexico, Temporalidades, Leg. 0278 no. 014
Other Location
MOSU. Mf. no. 010464
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
2894
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Arce
Segesser
Guaimunusi
Onapa
Beginning Date Month
March
Beginning Date (repacked)
03-19-1740
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/13462
ISO 369-1 Language code
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ISO 369-3 Language code
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Correspondence between Canaveral and the viceroy, regarding military administration and Indian affairs.

Serial Number
041-03228
Title
Correspondence between Canaveral and the viceroy, regarding military administration and Indian affairs.
Author(s)
Canaveral Ponce de Leon, Vicente (Gobernador)
Date
10-10-1768
Date
10-19-1768
Documentation
Tonati. October 10, 1768-October 19, 1768. 14p. Letters, informes, autos, peticiones. Originals, signed.
Summary
Concerns petition for retirement. Testimonies dealing with military misconduct of captain Oca. List of Indians put in prison for workshiping idols. (M. Marroquin, April 1989)
Persons
Canaveral Ponce de Leon, Vicente
Guemes, Manuel (Asistente)
Salcedo, Sebastian
Miranda, Nicolas de (Cabo)
Oca, Manuel de (Capitan)
Galvez, Joseph de
Canales, Joseph Paulin (Alferez)
Lopez, Casimiro (Sargento)
Guerra, Pedro (Cabo)
Places
Nayarit (Provincia)
San Luis Potosi
Tonati (Presidio)
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 127 ff. 152-159
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 127 ff. 152-159
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
12700008
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Canaveral Ponce de Leon
Person Last Name
Canaveral Ponce de Leon
Guemes
Salcedo
Miranda
Oca
Galvez
Canales
Lopez
Guerra
Beginning Date Month
October
End Date Month
October
Beginning Date (repacked)
10-10-1768
End Date (repacked)
10-19-1768
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/7575
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Series of autos on Indian religious practices. Letters informing the viceroy of idolatry of Indians and the determination exterminate it

Serial Number
041-03225
Title
Series of autos on Indian religious practices. Letters informing the viceroy of idolatry of Indians and the determination exterminate it
Author(s)
Canaveral Ponce de Leon, Vicente
Oca, Manuel de (Capitan)
Yzaguirre, Mariano
Guemes, Manuel and others
Date
02-01-1768
Date
09-08-1768
Documentation
Guadalaxara, Nayarit. February 1, 1768-September 8, 1768. 108p. Letters informes, autos. Originals, signed, transcriptions.
Summary
Concerns indexes of issues addressed to viceroy, dealing with efforts to terminate Indians idolatry, military personnel, salaries, appointments, etc. Document written by Canaveral describes Indian solution of Mescal and other herbs to carry out their rites. Series of autos on the celebration of rites by nimemigua papaneleoche yore pexec tacaguia tavargec pexicg criatura y Se ha empezado a alimentar de Leche materna, Vajo de tu proteccion la pongo para que Se crie Feliz, y preserve de dano, acuerdate de la Cienega de donde Vino esta agua). Testimonies from Indians are taken regarding their religious rites. Indians describe instances of their own idolatry when interrogated I.e. where they hide their idols. Native names of religious objects such as an ornamented pot which is called tallaopa and another one called tajachi are described. Indians are sworn and testify on their religious practices, giving names of their idols. (M. Marroquin, April 1989)
Persons
Oca, Manuel Antonio de (Capitan)
Guemes, Manuel
Salcedo, Sebastian
Miranda, Nicolas de (Cabo)
Ybanez, Manuel de (Teniente
Croix, Marquez de (Virrey)
Juan Diego (Indio)
Sanchez, Manuel (Indio)
Juan Pablo (Indio)
Lopez, Francisco
Altamirano, Manuel
Antoni Ysidro
Altamirano, Manuel
Lorenzo, Pedro
Navarrete, Lorenzo
Flores, Arsenio
Cruz, Juan Pedro de la (Indio)
Miguelote (Indio)
Chique, Manuel (Indio)
Tortugo, Francisco (Indio)
Methame, Francisco (Indio)
Yzaguirre, Mariano
Dios, Juan de (Indio)
Zacate (Indio)
Capistrano, Francisco (Indio)
Gaspar (Indio)
Sepulveda, Santiago
Guerra, Pedro
Places
Nayarit
Guadalaxara
San Pedro Yucatan (Pueblo)
El Rosario
COnapa, San Juan
Tonalisco (Pueblo)
Yucatan (Pueblo)
Petaquilla (Cerro)
Guajolotes (Cerro)
Jesus Maria (Pueblo)
San Gregorio (Cerro)
Picacho (Cerro)
Ethnic Groups
Guicholes
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 127 ff. 065-119
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 127 ff. 065-119
Language
Spanish
Guichole
Reference Number
12700005
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Canaveral Ponce de Leon
Oca
Yzaguirre
Yzaguirre
Person Last Name
Oca
Guemes
Salcedo
Miranda
Ybanez
Croix
Juan Diego
Sanchez
Juan Pablo
Lopez
Altamirano
Antoni Ysidro
Altamirano
Lorenzo
Navarrete
Flores
Cruz
Miguelote
Chique
Tortugo
Methame
Yzaguirre
Dios
Zacate
Capistrano
Gaspar
Sepulveda
Guerra
Beginning Date Month
February
End Date Month
September
Beginning Date (repacked)
02-01-1768
End Date (repacked)
09-08-1768
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/7572
ISO 369-1 Language code
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ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Series of letters about administration and reorganization of presidios and some mines, between Gatuno and the viceroy

Serial Number
041-03221
Title
Series of letters about administration and reorganization of presidios and some mines, between Gatuno and the viceroy
Author(s)
Serratos, Antonio
Gatuno y Lemus, Xavier de (Capitan)
Date
10-01-1756
Date
12-18-1762
Documentation
Mexico. October 1, 1756-December 18, 1762. 42p. Letters, informes, autos, peticiones. Originals, signed.
Summary
Concerns Series of letters giving notice of Indians idolatry, captain leader is requested for presidio of Santa Barbara, soldiers arrested for disorderly conduct, autos sent to viceroy, silver output is sent to caja real, governor of village is killed by Indians, informs about undisciplined military officials, Indians mistreated by military, Lemus request more control for presidio officials. (M. Marroquin, April 1989)
Persons
Serratos, Antonio (Comandante)
Acuna (General)
Gatuno, Francisco
Rio Arguelles, Joseph del
Gatuno y Lemus, Joseph Xavier
Mendez de Liebano, Luis
Ayllon, Pedro Pablo de
Mendez, Luis (Teniente)
Camacho, Pedro (Teniente)
French, Patricio
Places
Nayarit, San Joseph del (Provincia)
Mar del Sur
Santa Barbara (Presidio)
Francisco Xavier (Presidio)
Guaynamota (Pueblo)
San Francisco (Minas)
Guadalaxara
Ychcatan (Pueblo)
Tonati (Presidio)
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 127 ff. 001-042
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 127 ff. 001-042
Language
Spanish
Notes
Documents are notices only. Documents bear little information.
Reference Number
12700001
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Serratos
Gatuno y Lemus
Person Last Name
Serratos
Acuna
Gatuno
Rio Arguelles
Gatuno y Lemus
Mendez de Liebano
Ayllon
Mendez
Camacho
French
Beginning Date Month
October
End Date Month
December
Beginning Date (repacked)
10-01-1756
End Date (repacked)
12-18-1762
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/7568
ISO 369-1 Language code
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ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Informes de misiones de las pimerias alta y baja.

Serial Number
041-01970
Title
Informes de misiones de las pimerias alta y baja.
Author(s)
Carrillo, Balthasar (Fray)
and others
Date
11-06-1772
Date
03-08-1773
Documentation
Sonora. November 13, 1772. 50pp. Informes. Signed.
Summary
Informes concerning spiritual and temporal life at missions in upper and Lower Pimerias; included is number of inhabitants, births, deaths, etc; means of livelihood of inhabitants, and religious state of affairs. Documents describe depredations due to inhospitable climate and Indians (i.e. Apaches), and also discuss feasibility of uniting outlying populations into larger groups to facilitate civil, religious administration. Informes written in response to order and carta de cordillera sent by viceroy, and president of colegio de Santa Cruz de Querataro, respectively. (J. H. Ochs, July, 1987)
Persons
Carrillo, Balthasar (Fray)
Cordon, Francisco (Fray)
Rio, Josef del (Fray)
Bringas, Pedro
Galvez, Josef de (Visitador General)
Garces, Juan Bauttista (Fray)
Gil de Bernabe, Juan Chrysostomo (Fray)
Sarabe, Juan de (Fray)
Espinosa, Joseph Maria (Fray)
Bucareli, Francisco Antonio (Virrey)
Caxa, Josef Antonio (Fray)
Salazar, Esteban de (Fray)
Monteagudo, Manuel de
Zuniga, Francisco (Fray)
Cartagena, Romualdo (Fray)
Roch, Francisco (Fray)
Ximeno, Bartholome (Fray)
Garces, Francisco (Fray)
Ansa, Juan Baptista de (Capitan)
Pineda, Juan de (Gobernador)
Places
Cucurpe, Santos Reyes de (Mision)
Tuape, San Miguel de (Pueblo)
Opodepe, Nuestra Senora de la Asumpcion de (Mision)
Queretaro, Santa Cruz de (Colegio)
Ures, San Miguel de los (Mision)
Santa Rosalia (Visita)
Cobache (Paraje)
Mathape (Mision)
Pimas, San Joseph de (Mision)
Tecoripa, San Francisco de Borja (Mision)
Suaqui (Visita)
Cerro Prieto
Belen (Pueblo)
Cumuripa, San Francisco Xabier de (Mision)
Buenavista, San Carlos de (Presidio)
Onavas, San Ygnacio de (Mision)
Tonichi, Purisima Concepcion de (Visita)
Soyopa, San Miguel de (Pueblo)
Ati, San Francisco de (Mision)
Tubutama (Mision)
Santa Teresa (Pueblo)
HImuris (Pueblo)
Magdalena
San Ygnacio (Mision)
Colorado (Rio)
Gila (Rio)
Cocospera, Santiago de (Mision)
Tumacacor (Mision)
Calabazas (Pueblo)
Guevavi (Pueblo)
Sonoytac (Pueblo)
Agua Fria (Paraje)
San Xavier (Mision)
Santa Chatalina (Sierra)
Tubac (Presidio)
Terrenate (Presidio)
San Xabier del Vac (Mision)
Tugson, San Agustin del (Pueblo)
San Pedro (Valle)
Santa Cruz (Pueblo)
San Francisco (Rio)
Salado (Rio)
Pitic (Presidio)
Carrizal (Presidio)
Dolores (Rancho)
Guatemala
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
Pimas
Sibubapas
Hiaquis
Endeves
Papagos
Subauparis
Pimas
Gilenos
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 081 ff. 158-183
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 081 ff. 158-183
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
8100037
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Carrillo
Person Last Name
Carrillo
Cordon
Rio
Bringas
Galvez
Garces
Gil de Bernabe
Sarabe
Espinosa
Bucareli
Caxa
Salazar
Monteagudo
Zuniga
Cartagena
Roch
Ximeno
Garces
Ansa
Pineda
Beginning Date Month
November
End Date Month
March
Beginning Date (repacked)
11-06-1772
End Date (repacked)
03-08-1773
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/6317
ISO 369-1 Language code
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ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Jacobo Ugarte y Loyola to king. Three letters to Ugarte y Loyola describing situation of Apaches de paz in Bacoachi and others elsewhere.

Serial Number
041-01798
Title
Jacobo Ugarte y Loyola to king. Three letters to Ugarte y Loyola describing situation of Apaches de paz in Bacoachi and others elsewhere.
Author(s)
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo
Date
04-16-1787
Date
07-15-1787
Documentation
Arizpe. April 16-jul. 15, 1787. 46p. Letter. Informe. Copy.
Summary
A group of Apaches de Paz under chief Chiquito rebel near Bacoachi. Loyal groups aid Spaniards in punishing them. These three letters tell also of campaigns in Sonora and near El Paso using Indian auxiliaries. There is information on chiefs, rancherias and a very interesting description of some rebel Apache medicine men performing ceremonies from a leather bag full of dolls and idols made of feathers. Much of this same volume, written from El Paso in 1787-8. (T. Naylor, 1977) and (D.uhlman, 1988)
Persons
Chiquito (Apache Chief)
Zundo (Apache Chief)
Natanefu (Apache Chief)
Corvalan, Pedro (Gobernador Teniente)
Ysose (Apache Chief)
Cordero, Antonio (Capitan)
Granados, Juan Francisco (Alferez)
Dias, Domingo (Capitan)
Rengel, Jose Antonio (Comandante)
Calvo (Apache Chief)
Natage (Apache Chief)
Montes, Ventura (Alferez)
Vergara, Domingo (Alferez)
Tuerto, Zapato (Apache Chief)
Ugalde, Juan (Comandante)
Elguezabal, Juan Bautista (Capitan)
Granados, Juan Francisco (Alferez)
Cuernoverde (Apache Chief)
Anza, Juan Bautista de
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo
Asguegoca (Indio)
Galvez, Conde de (Virrey)
Concha, Fernando de la (Governador)
Places
Janos (Presidio)
San Buenaventura (Valle)
Cavesas (Sierra)
Norte (Presidio)
Sonora
Coaguila
Nueva Vizcaya
Mimbres (Sierra)
Santa Cruz
San Ignacio
Penascosa (Sierra)
Babocomari (Sierra)
Nuevo Mexico
Bavispe
Ojitos
San Eleceario
Passo (Pueblo)
Cieneguita (Cerro)
Rio Grande del Norte
Bacuachi (Pueblo)
Chihuahua
Norte (Paso)
San Eleceario (Presidio)
Ethnic Groups
Comanches
Apaches
Mimbrenos
Gilenos
Opatas
Chiricaguis
Apaches Mescaleros
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 076 ff. 161-183
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 076 ff. 161-183
Language
Spanish
Notes
Copied on paper with stamped watermark Guerrero with bastion logo- in Chihuahua May 8, 1789 by Juan Gasiot y miralles.
Reference Number
7600006
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Chiquito
Zundo
Natanefu
Corvalan
Ysose
Cordero
Granados
Dias
Rengel
Calvo
Natage
Montes
Vergara
Tuerto
Ugalde
Elguezabal
Granados
Cuernoverde
Anza
Ugarte y Loyola
Asguegoca
Galvez
Concha
Beginning Date Month
April
End Date Month
July
Beginning Date (repacked)
04-16-1787
End Date (repacked)
07-15-1787
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/6145
ISO 369-1 Language code
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ISO 369-3 Language code
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Request and report on new methods of spiritual and temporal governing of missions of province and related correspondence

Serial Number
041-01084
Title
Request and report on new methods of spiritual and temporal governing of missions of province and related correspondence
Author(s)
Fayni, Josef
Bucareli y Urusa, Antonio Maria
Arespacoachaga, Josef
Soior Zano, Anttonio
Date
05-01-1773
Date
07-12-1773
Documentation
Mexico, Durango. May 1, July 12, 1773. 85p. Informe, draft. Original, copy
Summary
Very detailed report on current condition of missions of Nueva Vizcaya, and new political regime being implemented for their governing; includes notes on doctrinas and missions; religious services rendered to Indians; conduct of missionaries; crops grown; application of civil laws; various community rights; economic conditions; record keeping related to livestock, people etc.; apostates; immorality of Indians; idolatry and its relation to crimes; places apostates inhabit; settlement dispersal in province; congregation of Indians in select reducciones; passport for Indian travel; work of Indians outside missions; care required to prevent desertion of mission Indians; learning of trades; continued hunting and gathering; work of women; various kinds of contamination by outsiders; housing descriptions of mission and non-mission Indians; irrigation; household furnishings; Indian Christian customs; failure to fully acculturate; Indian custom of eating horses; diseases; work at mines; cessation of custom of having yndios de mita in forced repartamiento labor; vagabondage; Spanish language instruction; cesarean medical operation; desertion; pulque consumption; disease resulting in depopulation. (J. Williams, March 1987)
Persons
Fayni, Josef
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Frey)
Quiroga, Basco
Phelipe Tercero (Rey)
Croix, Marques de
Felix (Indio)
Luca (Indio)
Manco, Ignacio (Hechicero)
Florentina (Hechicera)
Viexa, Juan (Indio)
Xavier (Governador del Pueblo de Concepcion) Arespacochaga, Josef
Arriola, Diego Francisco (Indio)
Soior Zano, Anttonio
Places
Canatlan (Pueblo)
Nueva Vizcaya
Mexico
Durango
Sierra Madre
Sinaloa
Michoacan
Analco, San Juan
Nueva Galicia
Jalisco
Aranjuez
Batolipas
Tubares (Pueblos de)
Tubares, San Ygnacio (Pueblo)
Tubares, Concepcion (Pueblo)
Ethnic Groups
Taraumares
Tepehuanes Altos
Tepehuanes
Negros
Mulatos
Lobos
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 043 ff. 148-190
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 043 ff. 148-190
Language
Spanish
Notes
Marked expediente 2,organized as paper of points, includes letter copied into report by various earlier colonial officials (including marques de Croix and borbolla), out of order, consists of 69 numbered paragraphs.
Reference Number
4300032
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Fayni
Bucareli y Urusa
Arespacoachaga
Arespacoachaga
Person Last Name
Fayni
Bucareli y Ursua
Quiroga
Phelipe Tercero
Croix
Felix
Luca
Manco
Florentina
Viexa
Xavier Arespacochaga
Arriola
Soior Zano
Beginning Date Month
May
End Date Month
July
Beginning Date (repacked)
05-01-1773
End Date (repacked)
07-12-1773
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/5431
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Letters of governor Fayni, various field comanders, and viceroy Bucareli concerning bandit-rebels

Serial Number
041-01055
Title
Letters of governor Fayni, various field comanders, and viceroy Bucareli concerning bandit-rebels
Author(s)
Fayni, Josef
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria
Xinaga, Domingo
Balenzuelas, Francisco Xavier
Date
11-29-1772
Date
07-13-1773
Documentation
Durango/Mexico/Santiago de Papasquiaro/Valle de San Bartolome. November 29, 1772 - July 13, 1773. 30p. Letter, draft, circular letter. Original, signed
Summary
Concerns military problems caused by a force of rebels made up of Apostate Indians and renegades menacing Valle de San Bartholome; includes many interesting details on rebels use of spies; size and organization of their forces (more than 1700 men); ethnic composition and origins of members of their group; their leader (Calaxtrin);their tactics and strategy; their capture and conversion of other Tarahumar Indians, including women; their arms and equipment; importance of criminals in the group; their use of Peyote to persuade captives to join rebellion; rebel bases in mountains; their use of captured livestock for meat; their commerce with barbarian Indians for arrows and hides; use of auxiliaries against rebels; population losses resulting from rebel raids; an exploration of rebels home in San Francisco mountains by balenzeula; recent presidio transfers and resulting strategic situation; recognition that rebel Tarahumaras are a serious threat to province; and viceroy's insistence on importance of new presidio line. (J. Williams, March 1987)
Persons
Fayni, Josef (Theniente Coronel)
Xinaga, Domingo (Alcalde Mayor de Valle de San Bartholome)
Balensuela, Francisco Xavier
Antonio(?)
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Frey)
O'Conor, Hugo (Theniente)
Campa, Antonio
Calaxtrin
Canastrin (Caudillo de las Tropas de los Rebeldes)
Camacho, Pedro Alonso
Places
Canutillo
San Bartholome (Valle)
Santa Barbara (Jurisdiccion)
Almoloya (Sierra)
Agustin (Estancia)
Balzequillo (Hacienda)
Papasquiaro (Valle)
Durango
San Salvador (Hacienda)
Rosario (Sierra)
Chihuahua
Tettas de Juana (Aguaje)
Real del Oro (Haciendas del Jurisdicciones de)
San Bartholome (Valle)
Sayaniquilpan, San Francisco (Pueblo)
Guichapan (Jurisdiccion)
Tirazano (Pueblo de Tepehuanes)
Las Bocas (Pueblo)
Coahuila
Guadalajara
Cerro Gordo
Nueva Vizcaya
Las Vecinas (Sierra)
Ethnic Groups
Mulatos
Taraumares
Apaches
Cholomes
Negros
Lobos
Tepehuanes
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 043 ff. 005-021
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 043 ff. 005-021
Language
Spanish
Notes
Out of order, folio 10 not legible
Reference Number
4300003
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Fayni
Bucareli y Ursua
Xinaga
Xinaga
Person Last Name
Fayni
Xinaga
Balensuela
Antonio
Bucareli y Ursua
O'Conor
Campa
Calaxtrin
Canastrin
Camacho
Beginning Date Month
November
End Date Month
July
Beginning Date (repacked)
11-29-1772
End Date (repacked)
07-13-1773
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/5402
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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