Indians (Magic And Witchcraft)

Autos about visits to territory of New Mexico by Juez Visitador Iribarri

Serial Number
041-00911
Title
Autos about visits to territory of New Mexico by Juez Visitador Iribarri
Author(s)
Iribarri, Juan (Sargento Mayor)
Date
06-11-1709
Documentation
Acoma. June 11, 1709.6p. Auto signed.
Summary
Autos about visit to towns in New Mexico territory by Iribarri as Juez visitador and procurador. Spells out official rules for adherence and rituals to be followed in Christian religion, and prohibits practices of Indian religion and customs. Also dictates rules about use of authorized Indian weapons. (A. Dell'acqua, June 1987)
Persons
Iribarri, Juan (Sargento Mayor)
Isidro, Pasqual (Interprete)
Phelipo V (Rey)
Pena, Juan de la (Fray)
Gongora, Xristobal (Hermano Visitador)
Places
Acoma, Martin San Esteban de (Pueblo)
Ethnic Groups
Sunis
Apaches
Moquis
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 036 ff. 326-328
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 036 ff. 326-328
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
3600014
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Iribarri
Isidro
Phelipo V
Pena
Gongora
Beginning Date Month
June
Beginning Date (repacked)
06-11-1709
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/5258
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Padre Gregorio Xavier de Bargas a padre Nicolas Calatayud. Cartas.

Serial Number
040-00649
Title
Padre Gregorio Xavier de Bargas a padre Nicolas Calatayud. Cartas.
Author(s)
Bargas, Gregorio Xavier de (Padre)
Date
06-13-1762
Documentation
San Borja mission. June 13, 1762. 10p. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary
Relates incidents of several renegade Tarumar groups attacks on pueblos and the aftermath. Lists and discusses main causes of disquiet in the pueblos- due mainly. To negative oriented medicine men and cosiques, and what can be done. Ends with an explanation of a jurisdictional problem with a neighboring missions. (D. Deeds) (1977)
Persons
Bargas, Gregorio Xavier de (Padre)
Calatayud, Nicolas (Padre)
Vivanco, (Padre)
Hypolito (Indio Tepeguan)
Miguero, Jose Marin (Padre)
Zelada, (Padre)
Reales, Pedro (Padre)
Pastrana, Joseph Luis (Padre)
Retana, (Capitan)
Places
San Borja (Mision)
Tagirachic (Pueblo)
Ochilachic (Pueblo)
Nonoaba (Mision)
Paquirachic (Pueblo)
Bacaqueriachic (Rio)
Parral
Ethnic Groups
Tarahumares
Apaches
Tepeguanes
First Location
AZTM, AGN., Mexico. Jesuitas. Fichero II-27.
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Jesuitas, Fichero 02-27
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
3543
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Bargas
Calatayud
Vivanco
Hypolito
Miguero
Zelada
Reales
Pastrana
Retana
Beginning Date Month
June
Beginning Date (repacked)
06-13-1762
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/4189
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
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Luis Gallardo (S.J.). Sobre asuntos de hechiceros en su pueblo.

Serial Number
040-00426
Title
Luis Gallardo (S.J.). Sobre asuntos de hechiceros en su pueblo.
Author(s)
Gallardo, Luis (S.J.)
Date
09-23-1735
Documentation
Cucurpe. September 23, 1735. Original. Signed.
Summary
(E. Klien) (1978)
Persons
Gallardo, Luis (S.J.)
Golpaca, Pedro de (Hechicero)
Places
Cucurpe
First Location
AZTM. Jesuit Hist. Inst. Amer. Div., Tucson. Mf. J-02-D-05 AGN., Mexico. Historia Vol. 333 pp. 044
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Historia, Leg. 0333 ff. 044
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
00005492/JHI
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Gallardo
Golpaca
Beginning Date Month
September
Beginning Date (repacked)
09-23-1735
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3970
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Agustin de Guzman carta annua de la mision de San Ignacio destos rios, de hiaqui, y maio. 1652.

Serial Number
040-00150
Title
Agustin de Guzman carta annua de la mision de San Ignacio destos rios, de hiaqui, y maio. 1652.
Author(s)
Guzman, Agustin de
Date
04-06-1653
Documentation
Torim. April 6, 1653. Signed. Transcript.
Summary
15 pueblos administered by San Ignacio mission. Discusses case Indian woman forced to live in mountains with demon disguised as Indian man. Describes various miraculous cures. Gives number baptisms, marriages. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Places
Yaqui (Hiaqui) (Rio)
Ethnic Groups
Yaquis
Mayos
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0265 pp. 0357-0360 Transcpt
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Misiones, Leg. 0026
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
1876
UAIR Filtering Fields
Beginning Date Month
April
Beginning Date (repacked)
04-06-1653
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3764
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Padre Geronimo de la Canal to padre provincial letter on northern Opata resistance to missionization.

Serial Number
040-00149
Title
Padre Geronimo de la Canal to padre provincial letter on northern Opata resistance to missionization.
Author(s)
Canal, Geronimo de la (Fray)
Date
01-31-1653
Documentation
Sonora. January 31, 1653. Signed. Transcript.
Summary
States he left Partido de Sonora to baptize Indians in pueblos Zenoquipe (Sinoquipe), Arispe (Arizpe), Cucubazunichi. In Sinoquipe, Indian governor told him they would rather die like dogs than be baptized. Indian governor Arizpe also refused baptism. In Cucubazunichi, many hechiceros, Indians threatened Canal with arms. Also mentions missionary activity Guepaca (Huepac), Vanamitzi (Banamichi). States he just built 2 houses pinewood. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Persons
Esgrecho, Felipe (Padre)
Maluenda, Francisco
Uter, Juan de
Pantoxa, Pedro
Canal, Geronimo de la
Places
Sinoquipe
Arizpe
Cucubazunichi
Huepac
Banamichi
Ethnic Groups
Opatas
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0265 pp. 0361-0367 Transcpt
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Misiones, Leg. 0026
Language
Spanish
Notes
Xerox
Batch Reference Number
1877
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Esgrecho
Maluenda
Uter
Pantoxa
Canal
Beginning Date Month
January
Beginning Date (repacked)
01-31-1653
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3763
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Mission San Francisco Xavier, 1653 (annuas).

Serial Number
040-00145
Title
Mission San Francisco Xavier, 1653 (annuas).
Date
00-00-1653
Documentation
N.p. n.d. transcript.
Summary
Review religious activity 23 pueblos, numerous rancherias administered by mission. States 14 priests working among some 25,000 christians. Gives number baptisms, marriages, examples miraculous cures for each Partido. In Partido of Ures, states River dried up, threatened bean crop until people promised offering to St. Julio and it rained. Notes success conversion pueblos Nacameri (Rayon), Nacosura, Toapa (Tuape), Cocaripe (Cucurpe), Saracatzi (Saracachi), rancherias of Himeris. (note ethnic difference settlement patterns-Opata pueblos, Himeris (Lower Pima) rancherias). States only one priest Partido Babiacora (Baviacora), Aconche (Aconchi), Llepaca (Huepac), Banamitz (Banamichi), zenoquippe (Sinoquipe). Mentions sadness people Baviacora, Aconchi departure priest. In Partido of Arispe (Arizpe), Chinapa, Bacobitzi, states that Indians who five years ago threatened priests now good christians. States people these three pueblos speak common language of Sonora (Opata), but notes presence group baptized Himeris in Bacobitzi, desire other members this numerous nation to be baptized. Mentions Pueblo Buchubacobitzi. Notes great need for missionaries Partido of Teuricatzi (Teuricachi), Batziner, Cuquiaratzi (Cuquiarachi), Cuchuticac (Cuchuta), Terara, because of prevalence polygamy, homo sexuality, including men who dress as women, sell themselves, do women's work. Notes that bordering this Partido are Sumas, divided into Sumas del Norte, and Sumas del oriente, who live near Bavispes. Describes them as fierce, states they attacked Jesuits, Spaniards at Teuricachi. Pursued unsuccessfully by Spaniards, friendly Indians. Finally group of them petitioned for peace, were consigned to Pueblo of Oppotu, near Huasabas, where many baptized, in 1651. Notes success conversion Indians Partido of vasdabas (Huasabas), Oppotu, San Miguel, Bacatedeuatzi (Bacadehuachi), Nacori, Tetasura. Describes desire Indians Partido of San Juan de batzinas, llasserac (Bacerac), Babispes (Bavispe) for missionization, frustrated because of lack of priests. States Valley fertile, irrigated, supporting 1500 souls, 420 vecinos (large number Spaniards frontier area). Describes actions Hechicero who called people to dances, drinking bouts, walked on burning branches without Pain, told people baptism cause of death when disease broke out, finally beheaded by Christian Indians. Notes successful progression conversion Indians Partido de Cumupas (Cumpas), Opposura (Oposura), Depatzi, real de minas (probably San Juan Bautista). (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Places
Ures (Partido)
Nacameri (Rayon)
Nacosura
Toapa (Tuape)
Cocaripe (Cucurpe)
Saracatzi (Saracachi)
Himeris (Rancheria)
Babiacora (Baviacora)
Aconche (Aconchi)
Llepaca (Huepac)
Banamitz (Banamichi)
Zenoquipe (Sinoquipe)
Arispe (Arizpe)
Chinipa
Bacobitzi
Buchubacobitzi
Teuricatzi (Teuricachi)
Batziner
Cuquiaratzi (Cuquiarachi)
Cuchuticac (Cuchuta)
Terara
Bavispes
Oppotu
Huasabas
San Miguel
Bacatedeuatzi (Bacadehuachi)
Nacori
Tetasura
Cumupas (Cumpas)
Opposura (Oposura)
Depatzi
San Juan Bautista (Real de Minas)
Ethnic Groups
Himeris
Opatas
Sumas
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0265 pp. 0375-0390 Transcpt
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Misiones, Leg. 0026
Language
Spanish
Notes
Xerox
Batch Reference Number
1878
UAIR Filtering Fields
Beginning Date (repacked)
1653
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3759
ISO 369-1 Language code
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ISO 369-3 Language code
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Diego Vander Zype puntos sacados del annua 1641 de la mission San Ignacio, provincia de Cinaloa.

Serial Number
040-00121
Title
Diego Vander Zype puntos sacados del annua 1641 de la mission San Ignacio, provincia de Cinaloa.
Author(s)
Vander Zype, Diego
Date
00-00-1641
Documentation
N.p. n.d. signed. Transcript.
Summary
Notes many deaths, continuing hunger, failure rivers, wells resulting in poor harvests. States people had to go to sea, mountains, Mescal fields (agave) to search for food, that many priests followed them to administer sacraments. Notes instances sorcery, witchcraft. Gives number baptisms, marriages. Rapid reversion to wild food sources, including agave, when crops fail. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Persons
Vander Zype, Diego
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0262 pp. 0969-0970 Transcpt
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Misiones, Leg. 0025
Language
Spanish
Notes
Xerox
Batch Reference Number
1865
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Vander Zype
Beginning Date (repacked)
1641
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3735
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
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Thomas Basilio puntos para el anua 1636 destas misiones de San Ignacio, provincia de Sinaloa.

Serial Number
040-00106
Title
Thomas Basilio puntos para el anua 1636 destas misiones de San Ignacio, provincia de Sinaloa.
Author(s)
Basilio, Thomas
Date
04-09-1637
Documentation
Hyaqui (Yaqui). April 9, 1637. Signed. Transcript.
Summary
12-13 missionaries. Mentions troubles with hechiceros. Describes devil appearing to child in form of large spider. States despite such devilish works, Indian devotion increasing. Notes missionization Hyaq. (Yaquis), Mayos, Tepagues, Nebomes, Sauaripas, Vatucos, Hegues Aibinos, Ures. Gives number baptisms, marriages. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Persons
Basilio, Thomas
Ethnic Groups
Hyaq (Yaquis)
Mayos
Tepagues
Nebomes
Sauaripas
Vatucos
Hegues
Aibinos
Ures
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0262 pp. 0911-0913 Transcpt
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Misiones, Leg. 0025
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
1859
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Basilio
Beginning Date Month
April
Beginning Date (repacked)
04-09-1637
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3722
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
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Padre de Ximenez a padre visitador Diego de Cueto. Assiento de la mission de San Andres.

Serial Number
040-00102
Title
Padre de Ximenez a padre visitador Diego de Cueto. Assiento de la mission de San Andres.
Author(s)
Ximenez, de (Padre)
Date
00-00-1634
Documentation
Mission San Andres. 1634. 48p. Relacion.
Summary
Beginning about the time of Santaren martyroom in the Sierra de Topia padre Ximenez has written a detailed history of military and missionary efforts to pacify and indoctrinate the Tepehuan, acaxee, xixime and hina people from about 1600-1634. A section on Acaxees describes their marriages, burials, superstitions, agriculture, hunting, fishing, dancing, medicines, dress, musical instruments, vices, eating, cannibalism war customs, etc. Father Ximenex researched the earlier period and was a participant observer in the latter (1620's early 30'). (D. Deeds) (1977)
Persons
Ximenex, de (Padre)
Cueto, Diego de (Padre)
Santaren, Hernando de (Padre)
Ruiz, Alonso (Padre)
Mexia, Hernando (Padre)
Malo, Basilio (Padre)
Villalba, Xuarez (Capitan)
Urdinola, Francisco de
Baicuman (Casique Indio)
Justino, Andres (Padre)
Cabredo, Rodrigo de (Padre)
Gonzalez, Gonzalo (Capitan)
Hermosillo, Gonzalo de (Fray)
Bonifas, Luis de (Padre)
Gravina, Pedro (Padre)
Xuarez, Bertolome (General)
Places
San Andres (Mision)
Guadiana
Guadalajara
Yamoriba
Ethnic Groups
Acaxees
Tepehuanes
Hinas
Xiximes
First Location
AZTM, AGN., Mexico. Jesuitas. Fichero J-03-15 no. 033.
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Jesuitas, Fichero 03-15 no. 033
Language
Spanish
Notes
Document very legible.
Batch Reference Number
3557
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Ximenex
Cueto
Santaren
Ruiz
Mexia
Malo
Villalba
Urdinola
Baicuman
Justino
Cabredo
Gonzalez
Hermosillo
Bonifas
Gravina
Xuarez
Beginning Date (repacked)
1634
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3720
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Juan lorencio carta anua de la provincia de Nueva Espana de, 1625.

Serial Number
040-00091
Title
Juan lorencio carta anua de la provincia de Nueva Espana de, 1625.
Author(s)
Lorencio, Juan
Date
06-02-1626
Documentation
Mexico. June 2, 1626. Signed. Transcript.
Summary
Account various Cases witchcraft, including one where devil appeared to Indian cowboy as Mulatto. Mentions Hurdaide's successful efforts to reduce Indians in mountains, including some Chinipas, Guacapares, Taraumaros (Tarahumaras), who are now friends of Spaniards after Hurdaide foiled attempt by some Coes to enlist mountain Indians (Cimarrones) in attempt to murder frs. Castini and Pasqual. Also notes great hunger in province, abandonment entire towns because Indians left to forage for wild foods. Chinipas, Guacapares probably warihio groups. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Persons
Martinez de Hurdaide, Diego
Castini, Juan (Padre)
Pasqual, Julio (Padre)
Places
Mayo (Rio)
Ethnic Groups
Chinipas (Warihios ?)
Guacapares (Warihios ?)
Taraumaros (Tarahumaras)
Coes
Cimarrones
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0262 pp. 0587-0654 Transcpt
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Misiones, Leg. 0025
Language
Spanish
Notes
Possible xerox
Batch Reference Number
1850
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Martinez de Hurdaide
Castini
Pasqual
Beginning Date Month
June
Beginning Date (repacked)
06-02-1626
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3709
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
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