Indians (Social And Moral Characteristics)

Domingo Cabello (gobernador) al comandante general. Barias circunstancias de los undios cumanches orientales.

Serial Number
300-01561
Title
Domingo Cabello (gobernador) al comandante general. Barias circunstancias de los undios cumanches orientales.
Author(s)
Cabello, Domingo (Gobernador)
Date
01-27-1786
Documentation
San Antonio de Bexar (presidio). April 30, 1786. 7p. Repuesta. Original. Signed. Dct January 27, 1786.
Summary
Reply to request concerning intelligence about the eastern Comanches. Notes that they are fierce, and warlike, yet generous with friends. Describes Comanche ceremonies with buffalo hides and tobacco in detail as well as women's roles in these. Also discusses the eastern Comanches trade of captured horses for arms and powder with western Comanches and other tribes. Mentions that their Actual numbers and military strength as well as the number of rancherias are difficult to determine due to their nomadism. Furthermore, Cabello discusses their geographic location and reports the name of some chiefs. Finally there is a discussion of the character of the chiefs and of the Comanches in general, as well as a description of the electoral system of chiefs. (R. Graham) (1980)
Persons
Cabello, Domingo (Gobernador)
Cabeza Rapada (Capitan Comanche)
Camisa de Yerro (Cota de Maya? Capitan Comanche)
El Lobito (Capitan Comanche)
El Sorrillo (Capitan Comanche)
Guinacaraco (Capitan Comanche)
La Boca Partida (Capitan Comanche)
El Espanol (Capitan Comanche)
El Surdo (Capitan Comanche)
El Marco (Capitan Comanche)
El Guayuanguans (Capitan Comanche)
Cota de Maya (Capitan Comanche)
Places
Colorado (Rio)
Nachitos
Misisipi (Rio)
Brazos de Dios (Rio)
Gran Salina (Paraje)
San Antonio de Bexar (Presidio)
Ethnic Groups
Cumanches Orientales
Cumanches Occidentales
Yamparicas
Canses
Guitas
Guirates
Aguaes
Guachitas
Taboayases
First Location
AZU Film 4615 rl. 017 fr. 0417-0420
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 017 fr. 0417-0420.
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Cabello
Beginning Date Month
January
Beginning Date (repacked)
01-27-1786
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/2402
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Jose Antonio Rengel to Domingo Cabello. Visiting Indians and relations.

Serial Number
300-01509
Title
Jose Antonio Rengel to Domingo Cabello. Visiting Indians and relations.
Author(s)
Rengel, Jose Antonio
Date
07-12-1785
Documentation
Chihuahua. January 27, 1786. 10p. Letter. Original. Signed. Dct July 12, 1785.
Summary
Discusses peace plan with Comanches and of visit to Bexar. Also requests some intelligence concerning Comanches such as tribal customs and political and military strength of various rancherias. Also discusses attempts to secure peace with New Mexico Comanches and writes of the work done by Vial and Chaves in this area. (R. Graham) (1980)
Persons
Cabello, Domingo
Rengel, Jose Antonio
Chaves, Francisco Xavier de
Vial, Pedro
Places
Chihuahua
Luisiana
Saltillo
San Luis Potosi
Nuevo Mexico
Taos (Pueblo)
Napestle (Rio)
Ethnic Groups
Comanches
Lipanes
Yupes
Yamparicas
Taboayases
First Location
AZU Film 4615 rl. 017 fr. 0218-0221
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 017 fr. 0218-0221
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Cabello
Rengel
Chaves
Vial
Beginning Date Month
July
Beginning Date (repacked)
07-12-1785
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/2350
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Joseph Antonio Bengel to Domingo Cavello. Relations with visiting comanches .

Serial Number
300-01505
Title
Joseph Antonio Bengel to Domingo Cavello. Relations with visiting comanches .
Author(s)
Rengel, Joseph Antonio
Date
07-00-1785
Date
08-00-1785
Documentation
Chihuahua. January 27, 1786. 10p. Letter. Original. Signed. Dct July-August, 1785.
Summary
Asks for information concerning Comanche social organization and customs. Discusses attempts to make peace with Yupes and Yamparicas. Commends Taboayases and Obedsitas for help to Vial and Chaves. Also mentions meeting in Taos of July of 1785. (R. Graham) (1980)
Persons
Rengel, Joseph Antonio
Cavello, Domingo
Vial (Interprete)
Chuves (Interprete)
Places
Chihuahua
Nuevo Mexico
Taos
Napestle (Rio)
Ethnic Groups
Comanches
Yupes
Yamparicas
Taboayases
Obedsitas
First Location
AZU Film 4615 rl. 017 fr. 0222-0227
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 017 fr. 0222-0227.
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Rengel
Cavello
End Date Month
August
Beginning Date (repacked)
1785
End Date (repacked)
08-00-1785
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/2346
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Domingo Cabello (gobernador). Letter to Jose Antonio Rengel reporting information received from Andres Courbiere about his visits to Indian communities and notice from Gil Ybarvo of French settlements on Colorado river.

Serial Number
300-01503
Title
Domingo Cabello (gobernador). Letter to Jose Antonio Rengel reporting information received from Andres Courbiere about his visits to Indian communities and notice from Gil Ybarvo of French settlements on Colorado river.
Author(s)
Cabello, Domingo (Gobernador)
Date
06-07-1785
Documentation
Bexar. June 7, 1785. 6p. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary
(R. Davis) (1980)
Persons
Courbier, Andres
Gil Ibarvo, Antonio (Capitan) (Teniente Gobernador)
Rengel, Jose Antonio
Cabello, Domingo (Gobernador)
Places
Bexar
La Bahia
Nacogdoches
Ethnic Groups
Vidais
Cocos
Mayeyes
Orcoquizas
Tancagues
Lipanes
Franceses
First Location
AZU Film 4165 rl. 016 fr. 0725-0728
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 016 fr. 0725-0728
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Courbier
Gil Ibarvo
Rengel
Cabello
Beginning Date Month
June
Beginning Date (repacked)
06-07-1785
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/2344
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Narciso Tapia a Narciso Muniz. Letters concerning negotiations with Apaches. Copies of all Tapia's letters, pp. 271-97.

Serial Number
300-00113
Title
Narciso Tapia a Narciso Muniz. Letters concerning negotiations with Apaches. Copies of all Tapia's letters, pp. 271-97.
Author(s)
Tapia, Narciso
Date
02-28-1778
Documentation
Janos. February 28, 1778. 17p. Letter. Original. Signed. Copy.
Summary
3 letters by Tapia, same date, concerning peace negotiations, prisoner exchange with Apaches. Number of Spanish prisoners recovered now 14, but Toribio Bojorquez not one of them. Apache prisoners in Chihuahua being rounded up to exchange for Spanish prisoners among Apaches, horses stolen from San Bartholome. Tapia describes Rivera's encounter with Nantaneju and his band of Apaches of Rio Casas Grandes concerning Spanish doubts of Apache fidelity, prompting Pachateju to come to Janos to tell Tapia Apaches mistrust Spaniards because Former Janos presidial capitanes have always imprisoned them during peace negotiations. Pp. 267-68, Theresa Garcia, vecina of Valle de Buenaventura, states she has received her son Juan Jose marques, formerly Apache captive, from Tapia. Pp.271-297, copies of Tapia's letters, 12/18/1777-2/28/1778. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Tapia, Narciso (Teniente de Janos Presidio)
Muniz, Narciso (Comandante de la Primera Division, Capitan de Carrizal Presidio)
Rivera, Thadeo de (Alferez de la 4A Compania)
Nantaneju (Apache Capitan)
Pachateju (Apache Capitan)
Bojorquez, Toribio (Spanish Boy Captured By Apaches)
Garcia, Theresa (Vecina, Valle de San Buenaventura)
Marques, Juan Jose (Ransomed Captive of Apaches)
Peru, Jose Joachin (Cadete de Janos Presidio)
Places
Janos (Presidio)
Cassas Grandes (Rio)
Chihuahua
San Bartholome (Valle)
San Buenaventura (Valle)
Ethnic Groups
Chiricahuis (Chiricahuas)
Mimbrenos
Gilenos
First Location
TXU, Lat. Amer. Col. Janos folder 003 sec. 01 pp. 259-268; 271-297
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Lac, Janos F. 003 Sec. 01 pp. 259-268 271-297
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4553
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Tapia
Muniz
Rivera
Nantaneju
Pachateju
Bojorquez
Garcia
Marques
Peru
Beginning Date Month
February
Beginning Date (repacked)
02-28-1778
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/954
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Narcisco Tapia al senor comandante de la primera divicion. Letter concerning missing soldier, Apache truce.

Serial Number
300-00108
Title
Narcisco Tapia al senor comandante de la primera divicion. Letter concerning missing soldier, Apache truce.
Author(s)
Tapia, Narcisco
Date
01-30-1778
Documentation
Janos. January 30, 1778. 1p. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary
Informs comandante of search for missing soldier of primera compania Felix Guerra, and of good faith shown by Apaches seeking truce. States Apaches helped care for horseherds, joined search for missing soldier. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Guerra, Felix (Soldado, Missing)
Tapia, Narciso (Teniente de Janos (Presidio)
Azevedo, Ignacio (Soto Cavo de la Primera Compania)
Nantaneju (Apache Capitan)
Pachateju (Apache Capitan)
Surdo (Apache Capitan, El)
Places
Janos (Presidio)
San Bernardino
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
First Location
TXU, Lat. Amer. Col. Janos folder 003 sec. 01 pp. 205-206
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Lac, Janos F. 003 Sec. 01 pp. 205-206
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4546
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Guerra
Tapia
Azevedo
Nantaneju
Pachateju
Surdo
Beginning Date Month
January
Beginning Date (repacked)
01-30-1778
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/949
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Joseph Rubio. Fuerza de tropa de la primera division de la frontera; reflexiones del comandante inspector.

Serial Number
300-00099
Title
Joseph Rubio. Fuerza de tropa de la primera division de la frontera; reflexiones del comandante inspector.
Author(s)
Rubio, Jose (Comandante General)
Date
12-21-1777
Documentation
Chihuahua. December 21, 1777. Original. Signed.
Summary
Rubio's detailed instructions for sustained campaign against various Apache groups. Nueva Vizcaya presidial forces divided into primera and segunda divisiones. Primera division commanded by capitan Peru, included Carrizal, Janos, San Eleceario, San Buenaventura presidios. Segunda division, led by capitan Martinez, consisted of Rio del Norte, San Carlos, Cerrogordo presidios. Each division to campaign against Apaches in their own territory on alternating months while rear guards, other division protected frontier. Pp.25- 28 (may 28, 1777) Rubio's reflections on nature of warfare, what makes a good soldier, vile character of Indian enemies, etc. Includes chart showing number of troops, men at arms at each presidio. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Peru, Juan Bautista (Comandante de Armas de la Primera Division Capitan de Janos Presidio)
Rubio, Jose (Comandante General)
Martinez, Francisco (Comandante de Armas de la Segunda Division, Capitan de San Saba Presidio)
Places
San Phelipe y Santiago de Janos (Presidio)
Gila (Sierra)
Chiricagua (Sierra)
Acha (Sierra)
Animas (Sierra)
Alamo (Sierra)
Sonora (Provincia)
Rio del Norte (Presidio)
San Carlos (Presidio)
Cerrogordo (Presidio)
San Eleceario (Presidio)
San Buenaventura (Presidio)
Carrizal (Presidio)
Ethnic Groups
Apaches Gilenos
Mescaleros
Lipanes
Apaches Fatages
First Location
TXU, Lat. Amer. Col. Janos folder 002 sec. 06 pp. 005-021; 025-028
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Lac, Janos F. 002 Sec. 06 pp. 005-021 025-028
Language
Spanish
Notes
Documents upper corners damaged.
Batch Reference Number
4523
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Peru
Rubio
Martinez
Beginning Date Month
December
Beginning Date (repacked)
12-21-1777
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/940
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Joseph Anselmo Garcia de noriega. Deligencia de matrimonio concerning two Apache servants in Janos.

Serial Number
300-00064
Title
Joseph Anselmo Garcia de noriega. Deligencia de matrimonio concerning two Apache servants in Janos.
Author(s)
Becerra, Antonio Narciso (Apache Servant of Simon Madrid)
Date
02-26-1760
Documentation
San Phelipe y Santiago de Janos. February 26, 1760. Original. Signed.
Summary
Diligencia de matrimonio concerning Antonio Narciso Becerra and Barbara Madrid, both Apache servants in Janos. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Becerra, Antonio Narciso (Apache, Servant of Simon Madrid)
Madrid, Simon (Janos Vecino)
Madrid, Barbara (Apache, Sirvienta de Christobal Madrid)
Madrid, Christobal (Janos Vecino)
Garcia Noriega, Joseph Anselmo (Teniente de Cura)
Places
San Phelipe y Santiago de Janos (Presidio)
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
First Location
TXU, Lat. Amer. Col. Janos folder 001 sec. 03 pp. 127-130
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Lac, Janos F. 001 Sec. 03 pp. 127-130
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4494
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Becerra
Madrid
Madrid
Madrid
Garcia Noriega
Beginning Date Month
February
Beginning Date (repacked)
02-26-1760
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/905
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Joseph Garcia de noriega. Diligencia de matrimonio between opata, jano Indian.

Serial Number
300-00061
Title
Joseph Garcia de noriega. Diligencia de matrimonio between opata, jano Indian.
Author(s)
Mara, Nicolas de (Opata Vecino of Janos Presidio)
Date
10-28-1754
Documentation
San Phelipe y Santiago de Janos. October 28, 1754. 4p. Original. Signed.
Summary
Diligencia de matrimonio concerning Nicolas de Mara, Opata Vecino of Janos presidio, born in Huachinera who wants to marry Maria, a Jano Indian. Noriega unable to find any reason the two shouldn't be married. Mara, incidentally, is literate. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Mara, Nicolas de (Opata Vecino of Janos Presidio)
Garcia de Noriega, Joseph (Teniente de Cura)
Places
San Phelipe y Santiago de Janos (Presidio)
Huachinera (Pueblo)
Ethnic Groups
Opatas
Janos
First Location
TXU, Lat. Amer. Col. Janos folder 001 sec. 01 pp. 227-230
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Lac, Janos F. 001 Sec. 01 pp. 227-230
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4492
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Mara
Garcia de Noriega
Beginning Date Month
October
Beginning Date (repacked)
10-28-1754
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/902
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Padre Juan Antonio de Arce al padre visitador general Joseph de Molina. Two letters concerning Yaqui revolt.

Serial Number
300-00038
Title
Padre Juan Antonio de Arce al padre visitador general Joseph de Molina. Two letters concerning Yaqui revolt.
Author(s)
Arce, Juan Antonio de (Padre)
Date
06-10-1740
Date
06-19-1740
Documentation
Tonichi, onavas. June 10, 1740-June 19, 1740. 6p. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary
Describes effects of Yaqui revolt in Pimeria Baja. States rebels Haven't reached Movas or Tonichi yet. Describes rebels as Yaquis, Mayos and Pimas. States that Yaqui rebel leader Juan Calixto wrote him June 18, saying that Yaqui rebels were good catholics, that blame for rebellion does not lie with padres, but with algunos Espanoles. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Arce, Juan Antonio de (Sj)
Molina, Joseph de (Padre) Visitador General)
Calixto, Juan (Yaqui Rebel Leader)
Places
Tonichi (Pueblo)
Movas (Pueblo)
Onavas (Pueblo)
Alamos (Real)
Chico (Rio)
Ethnic Groups
Yaquis
Mayos
Pimas
First Location
TXU, Lat. Amer. Col. Wbs no. 0902 pp. 109-110; 113-116
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Lac, Wbs no. 0902 pp. 109-110; 113-116
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4600
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Arce
Molina
Calixto
Beginning Date Month
June
End Date Month
June
Beginning Date (repacked)
06-10-1740
End Date (repacked)
06-19-1740
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/879
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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