Indians (Religion-Native)

Letter from virrey(?) to Cachupin giving permission to destroy indians' idols and adoratorios; should report back on results.

Serial Number
041-02760
Title
Letter from virrey(?) to Cachupin giving permission to destroy indians' idols and adoratorios; should report back on results.
Author(s)
Virrey(?)
Date
11-13-1764
Documentation
N.p. November 13, 1764. 1p. Letter.
Summary
(D. Marksz, August 1987)
Persons
Velez Cachupin, Thomas
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 102 ff. 402
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 102 ff. 402
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
10200129
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Velez Cachupin
Beginning Date Month
November
Beginning Date (repacked)
11-13-1764
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/7107
ISO 369-1 Language code
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ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Corbalan's correspondence concerning rebellion of Indians of Santa Lucia; Alcabalas; Alamos iron shipments.

Serial Number
041-02316
Title
Corbalan's correspondence concerning rebellion of Indians of Santa Lucia; Alcabalas; Alamos iron shipments.
Author(s)
Corbalan, Pedro
Virrey (?)
Quevedo, Joseph
Date
01-15-1771
Date
06-01-1771
Documentation
Alamos. February ? - June 1, 1771. 20p. Letters. Originals, signed, copies.
Summary
Concerns sealed paper, anata Media, and cattle irons delivery. Need to ship iron from treasury at Alamos; Alcabala on cash taken from Mexico to Horcasitas. Letter describing contents of documents on pacification of Indians of Santa Lucia; desertion of Santa Lucia; quevedos March with vecinos finds Santa Lucia deserted. Visit of 12 armed Indians to comisaria who dance mitote. Complaints of robbery and killing by Indians of Santa Lucia. Desire to have had troops to follow and punish Indians. (L. L. Woodward, August 1988)
Persons
Pineda, Juan de (Coronel)
Croix, Marques de
Corbalan, Pedro (Gobernador)
Quevedo, Joseph de
Elizondo, Domingo (Coronel)
Places
Horcasitas (Presidio)
Santa Lucia (Pueblo)
Copala (Real)
(Pueblo)
Durango
Nueva Vizcaya
Alamos
Carrizal
Ethnic Groups
Lobos
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 093 ff. 086-096
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 093 ff. 086-096
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
9300021
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Corbalan
Virrey
Quevedo
Quevedo
Person Last Name
Pineda
Croix
Corbalan
Quevedo
Elizondo
Beginning Date Month
January
End Date Month
June
Beginning Date (repacked)
01-15-1771
End Date (repacked)
06-01-1771
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/6663
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Testimonies concerning charges of idolatry against Doye.

Serial Number
041-02128
Title
Testimonies concerning charges of idolatry against Doye.
Author(s)
Canaveral Ponce de Leon, Vicente (Capitan)
Guemes, Manuel de
Salcedo, Sebastian
and others
Date
09-02-1763
Date
03-02-1771
Documentation
Mesa del tonati, Nayarit. September 2, 1763-March 2, 1771. 48p. Letters, testimonios, autos. Signed, originals, copies.
Summary
Series of testimonies concerning charges of idolatry against Doye. Includes accounts of ceremonies performed by Doye and detailed physical descriptions and names of Indian idols. Doye sentenced to prison at Habana. (A. Tukey, July 1988)
Persons
Doye, Manuel Ygnacio (Tonate)
Canaveral Ponce de Leon, Vicente (Capitan)
Guemes, Manuel de
Salcedo, Sebastian
Bugarin, Joseph (Fray)
Sanchez, Mario (Cabo)
Bolph, Bartholome (Fray)
Feliz, Joseph Maria
Oca, Manuel de (Capitan)
Aranda, Gaspar
Sanches, Marcos
Santos, Nicolas
Croix, Marques de (Virrey)
Carrillo, Carlos
Places
Mesa del Tonati (Presidio)
Guajuquilla
Peyotan (Mision)
San Blas
San Buenabentura
Tecuat-Lap (Adolatorio)
Santa Theresa
Colotlan
San Luiz Potosi
Habana (Presidio)
Nayarit
San Lucas
Ethnic Groups
Mulatos
Coras
Military Groups
Reyna, Regimento de La
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 085 ff. 382-407 exp. 22
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 085 ff. 382-407 exp. 2
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
8500026
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Canaveral Ponce de Leon
Guemes
Salcedo
Salcedo
Person Last Name
Doye
Canaveral Ponce de Leon
Guemes
Salcedo
Bugarin
Sanchez
Bolph
Feliz
Oca
Aranda
Sanches
Santos
Croix
Carrillo
Beginning Date Month
September
End Date Month
March
Beginning Date (repacked)
09-02-1763
End Date (repacked)
03-02-1771
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/6475
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Informe from Puig to virrey concerning finding of human bones in Nayarit cave.

Serial Number
041-02125
Title
Informe from Puig to virrey concerning finding of human bones in Nayarit cave.
Author(s)
Puig, Juan (Comandante)
Antonio (Fray) (Obispo de Guadalaxara)
Date
05-06-1785
Date
06-24-1785
Documentation
Meza, Guadalaxara. May 6 - June 24, 1785. 3p. Informes. Signed, originals.
Summary
Short account of expedition by Navarro and Puig to Nayarit cave where human skeletons and signs of recent human activity were discovered. Indian religious cult suspected. (A. Tukey, July 1988)
Persons
Puig, Juan (Comandante)
Navarro, Josef Antonio (Fray)
Herrera, Vicente de (Virrey)
Antonio (Fray (Obispo de Guadalaxara)
Places
Mesa del Tonati
Guadalaxara
Meza
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 085 ff. 334-336 exp. 20
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 085 ff. 334-336 exp. 2
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
8500023
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Puig
Person Last Name
Puig
Navarro
Herrera
Beginning Date Month
May
End Date Month
June
Beginning Date (repacked)
05-06-1785
End Date (repacked)
06-24-1785
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/6472
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Series of letters protesting Navarro's reassignment to Guadalaxara from post of comisario in Nayarit.

Serial Number
041-02124
Title
Series of letters protesting Navarro's reassignment to Guadalaxara from post of comisario in Nayarit.
Author(s)
Taulia, Mauricio (Comandante)
Galvez, Mathias (Virrey)
Sanchez Pareja, Eusebio
and others
Date
01-06-1784
Date
03-19-1784
Documentation
Meza del naiarith/Guadalaxara. January 6 - March 19, 1784. 18p. Letters. Signed, copies, originals.
Summary
Consists of repetitious lauding of Navarro's work in Nayarit. Contains many incidental, undetailed references to Indian idolatry. (A. Tukey, July 1988)
Persons
Navarro, Jose Antonio (Fray)
Alberni, Pedro (Capitan)
Galvez, Mathias (Virrey)
Taulia, Mauricio (Comandante)
Sanchez Pareja, Eusebio
Rodriguez, Juan
Balcarcel, Miguel Maria (Fray)
Puig, Juan
Places
Naiarith (Provincia)
Meza del Naiarith
Guadalaxara
Xalisto, Santiago de
San Francisco (Convento)
Sonora
Military Groups
Catalunia, Compania de Voluntarios de
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 085 ff. 323-333 exp. 19
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 085 ff. 323-333 exp. 1
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
8500022
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Taulia
Galvez
Sanchez Pareja
Sanchez Pareja
Person Last Name
Navarro
Alberni
Galvez
Taulia
Sanchez Pareja
Rodriguez
Balcarcel
Puig
Beginning Date Month
January
End Date Month
March
Beginning Date (repacked)
01-06-1784
End Date (repacked)
03-19-1784
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/6471
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Documents concerning destruction of adolatorios in Nayarit.

Serial Number
041-02112
Title
Documents concerning destruction of adolatorios in Nayarit.
Author(s)
Ortega, Joseph de (Fray)
Covarrubias, Urbano de (Fray)
Garcia, Joseph Xavier (Capitan)
Date
12-03-1730
Date
02-16-1731
Documentation
Puebla, San Francisco Xavier Valero, San Pedro de yscatan. December 3, 1730 - February 16, 1731. 27p. Letters, autos. Signed, originals.
Summary
Concerns destruction of adolatorios revealed by Indian spies at Dolores, Santa Theresa, San Pedro de Yscatan, and Santo Domingo. Detailed account of attack by Indians protecting idols. Because attack was perpetrated by Tecoalmes, Rivera advises against vengeance against Coras suggested by Carranza y Guzman. Indian prisoners removed to Querataro for security reasons. Includes reference to exploratory expedition to Isla Tiburon. (A. Tukey, July 1988)
Persons
Carranza y Guzman, Manuel Joseph (Capitan)
Ortega, Joseph de (Fray)
Garcia, Joseph Xavier (Capitan)
Rivera, Pedro de (Brigadier)
Canas, Christoval de
Paena, Nicolas de
Molinillo, Francisco Fernando
Medina, Antonio (Capitan)
Rumada, Luis (?) (Capitan)
Places
Puebla (Ciudad)
San Geronimo (Hacienda)
Sonora
Tiburon (Isla)
Sinaloa
Yscatan, San Pedro (Mision)
Santo Domingo (Presidio)
Nayarit
Santa Theresa (Pueblo)
Dolores (Pueblo)
Rosario
Messa (Presidio)
Guaynamota
Queretaro (Ciudad)
Ethnic Groups
Naiari
Guiholes
Coras
Tecoalmes
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 085 ff. 147-161 exp. 9
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 085 ff. 147-161 exp. 9
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
8500010
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Ortega
Covarrubias
Garcia
Person Last Name
Carranza y Guzman
Ortega
Garcia
Rivera
Canas
Paena
Molinillo
Medina
Rumada
Beginning Date Month
December
End Date Month
February
Beginning Date (repacked)
12-03-1730
End Date (repacked)
02-16-1731
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/6459
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Letters from Ortega and Rivera to virrey concerning state of missionary program in Nayarit.

Serial Number
041-02110
Title
Letters from Ortega and Rivera to virrey concerning state of missionary program in Nayarit.
Author(s)
Rivera, Pedro de (Brigadier)
Ortega, Joseph de (Fray)
Date
03-22-1730
Date
08-08-1730
Documentation
Zacatecas. March22 - August 8, 1730. 7p. Letters. Signed, originals.
Summary
Account by Ortega on state missionary activity in Nayarit complains of continuing rampant idolatry among Indians. Suggests more vigorous campaign for destruction of idols and corresponding increase in number of soldiers to deal with Indian uprising that will probably follow. Also suggests action against Indian Juan Santos for being known throughout province as yhuari, or king of the Nayarit. Rivera counters that troop increase is not necessary, given past experience with destruction of Nayarit adolatorios. Accounts of type of offerings made to idols as well as nature of idols. (A. Tukey, July 1988)
Persons
Carranza y Guzman, Manuel Joseph (Capitan)
Rivera, Pedro de (Brigadier)
Ortega, Joseph de (Fray)
Covarrubias, Urbano de (Fray)
Santos, Juan (Rey del Nayarit)
Valderrama, Juan Thomas de
Places
Nayarit
Colotan
Zacatecas
Mesa del Tonati (Adolatorio)
Ethnic Groups
Nayaritas
Coras
Guisoles
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 085 ff. 132-136 exp. 5
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 085 ff. 132-136 exp. 5
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
8500008
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Rivera
Ortega
Person Last Name
Carranza y Guzman
Rivera
Ortega
Covarrubias
Santos
Valderrama
Beginning Date Month
March
End Date Month
August
Beginning Date (repacked)
03-22-1730
End Date (repacked)
08-08-1730
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/6457
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Review of Sanches Serrada's job performance by Rivera.

Serial Number
041-02104
Title
Review of Sanches Serrada's job performance by Rivera.
Author(s)
Rivera, Pedro de (Brigadier)
Gonzalez, Joseph (Comandante)
Sanches Serrada, Alvaro (Comandante)
and others
Date
02-18-1725
Date
03-15-1725
Documentation
San Francisco Xavier Valero. February 18 - March 15, 1725. 52p. Autos. Signed, originals.
Summary
Inspection of Sanches Serrada conducted by Rivera. Consists mainly of transcripts of testimonies by soldiers under Sanches Serrada regarding his leadership qualities and treatment of Indians. Occasional references to Indian idols and relations between soldiers and Indian women. Very repetitious (A. Tukey, July 1988)
Persons
Casa Fuerte, Marques de (Virrey)
Sanches Serrada, Alvaro (Capitan)
Torre, Rodrigo de la (?)
Gamboa, Baltasar de (?)
Gonzalez, Joseph (Comandante)
Gonzalez, Cristoval (Sargento)
Torre, Antonio de la (Cabo)
Reina, Alonso de (Capitan)
Rivera, Pedro de (Brigadier)
Places
Nayarit
Peiotan, San Juan de (Pueblo)
Guadalupe (Presidio)
Zacatecas (Ciudad)
San Joachin (Pueblo)
Azpeitia (Villa)
Guipuzcoa (Provincia)
San Salvador El Verde (Presidio)
Filipinas (Islas)
Trinidad (Pueblo)
Santa Theresa (Pueblo)
Valero, San Francisco Xavier de (Presidio)
Jesus Maria (Pueblo)
Santa Gertudis
Ethnic Groups
Negros
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 085 ff. 001-026 exp. 1
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 085 ff. 001-026 exp. 1
Language
Spanish
Notes
Franking marks have bled through and made large areas of documents illegible.
Reference Number
8500002
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Rivera
Gonzalez
Sanches Serrada
Sanches Serrada
Person Last Name
Casa Fuerte
Sanches Serrada
Torre
Gamboa
Gonzalez
Gonzalez
Torre
Reina
Rivera
Beginning Date Month
February
End Date Month
March
Beginning Date (repacked)
02-18-1725
End Date (repacked)
03-15-1725
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/6451
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Copy of cedula calling for conquest of Nayarit, abolishment of Indian idolatry there, and establishment of catholicism.

Serial Number
041-02103
Title
Copy of cedula calling for conquest of Nayarit, abolishment of Indian idolatry there, and establishment of catholicism.
Author(s)
Fernando V (Rey)
Date
09-06-1722
Documentation
Balsain (?). September 6 1722. 2p. Cedula. Copy.
Summary
(A. Tukey, July 1988)
Persons
Fernando V (Rey)
Flores de San Pedro, Juan (Gobernador)
Rodrigo, Joseph
Casa Fuerte, Marques de (Virrey)
Places
Nayarit
Balsain (?)
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 085 ff. 001-002 exp. 1 (Approx)
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 085 ff. 001-002 exp. 1
Language
Spanish
Notes
No folio numbers
Reference Number
8500001
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Fernando V
Flores de San Pedro
Rodrigo
Casa Fuerte
Beginning Date Month
September
Beginning Date (repacked)
09-06-1722
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/6450
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
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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