Military Corruption

Carlos IV (rey). Royal order granting clemency to four military prisoners.

Serial Number
275-01808
Title
Carlos IV (rey). Royal order granting clemency to four military prisoners.
Author(s)
Carlos IV (Rey)
Date
04-08-1796
Date
06-18-1799
Documentation
Madrid. January 4, 1799. 7 pages. Auto. Real orden. Copy. Dct April 8, 1796 - June 18, 1799. Surrender of San Fernando de figueras. Contains list of those arrested, detailing rank, specific command, and sentence. Four principal prisoners (Torres, keating, Allende, and ortuzar) who were sentenced to degradation and death have sentence commuted to dishonorable discharge and permanent exile. Copy sent by Alvarez to comandante general. (raul saba) (1980)
Persons
Carlos IV (Rey)
Torres, Andrew de (Brigadier)
Keating, Marcos (Brigadier)
Allende, Joseph (Teniente Coronel)
Ortuzar, Vicente (Teniente Coronel)
Merino, Manuel
Places
Barcelona (Espana)
San Fernando de Figueras (Plaza)
Madrid
First Location
AZU Film 2182 rl. 14 fr. 0344-0350.
Original Location
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 014 ff. 0344-0350.
Other Location
UNM-Zimmerman Library.
Language
Spanish
Notes
Twitchell Vol. II, no. 1448.
Batch Reference Number
9685
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Carlos IV
Torres
Keating
Allende
Ortuzar
Merino
Beginning Date Month
April
End Date Month
June
Beginning Date (repacked)
04-08-1796
End Date (repacked)
06-18-1799
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/9525
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Pedro de Nava (comandante) to Fernando Chacon (gobernador). Misconduct of military personnel in civil offices.

Serial Number
275-01635
Title
Pedro de Nava (comandante) to Fernando Chacon (gobernador). Misconduct of military personnel in civil offices.
Author(s)
Cavallero, Joseph Antonio
Nava, Pedro de (Comandante-General)
Chacon, Fernando (Gobernador)
Date
02-09-1793
Date
07-27-1801
Documentation
Chihuahua. 27 July 1801. 3p. Letter. Auto. Original. Signed. Copy. Dct 9 February 1793-27 July 1801.
Summary
Military personnel holding civilian political posts are subject to civilian courts of proper jurisdiction for any misconduct in office. King to be kept abrest of proceedings. (Raul P Saba F) (1981)
Persons
Cavallero, Joseph Antonio
Nava, Pedro de (Comandante-General)
Chacon, Fernando (Gobernador)
Places
Chihuagua
First Location
AZU Film 2182 rl. 14 fr. 0797-0799
Original Location
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 014 ff. 0797-0799
Notes
Twitchell Vol. II, no. 1551.
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Cavallero
Nava
Chacon
Person Last Name
Cavallero
Nava
Chacon
Beginning Date Month
February
End Date Month
July
Beginning Date (repacked)
02-09-1793
End Date (repacked)
07-27-1801
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/9352
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Croix (Cavallero de) to Anza, Juan Bautista de. A letter concerning dereliction of duty by presidio soldiers.

Serial Number
275-01094
Title
Croix (Cavallero de) to Anza, Juan Bautista de. A letter concerning dereliction of duty by presidio soldiers.
Author(s)
Croix (Cavallero de) (Governador)
Date
10-11-1780
Documentation
Arispe. October 11, 1780. 4 pages. Letter. Original. Signed. Dcn March 16, 1781 - March 17, 1781.
Summary
A letter concerning the penalty for dereliction of duty by soldiers in the royal service, making reference to a decree issued by Joseph de Galvez, president of the council of the Indies, of September 1, 1776. (Robert H. Jackson) (1980)
Persons
Croix (Cavallero de) (Governador)
Galvez, Joseph de
Anza, Juan Bautista de (Governador)
Ajaldonado, Jose
Places
Arispe (Pueblo)
Santa Fe (Villa) (Presidio)
First Location
AZU Film 2182 rl. 11 fr. 0098-0101.
Original Location
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 011 ff. 0098-0101.
Other Location
UNM-Zimmerman Library.
Language
Spanish
Notes
Twitchell Vol. II, no. 0808.
Batch Reference Number
8861
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Croix
Galvez
Anza
Ajaldonado
Beginning Date Month
October
Beginning Date (repacked)
10-11-1780
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/8811
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Court martial of a corporal and others for negligence.

Serial Number
275-00650
Title
Court martial of a corporal and others for negligence.
Date
06-18-1742
Date
07-16-1742
Documentation
Santa Fe. July 16, 1742. 8p. Auto. Declaracion. Original. Signed. Dct June 18, 1742-July 16, 1742.
Summary
Court Martial of a corporal and 8 soldiers of the Albuquerque squadron for allowing Indians to steal horses. Soldiers forced out of service and lose pay. (R. Jackson) (1980)
Persons
Garzia, Francisco (Cavo)
Mendoza, Gaspar Domingo (Gobernador)
Martinez, Salvador (Theniente)
Sanz de Garuizu, Manuel
Varela, Antonio
Zedillo, Antonio
Garzia, Joseph
Xarmillo, Xitobal
Chaves, Bernardo de
Garcia, Lazaro
Gutierrez, Matheo
Rael, Pedro Marsial
Bustamante, Bernardo
Places
Alburquerque
Zia
Ysleta
First Location
AZU Film 2182 rl. 08 fr. 0125-0132
Original Location
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 008 ff. 0125-0132
Language
Spanish
Notes
Twitchell Vol. II, no. 0446.
Batch Reference Number
8086
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Garzia
Mendoza
Martinez
Sanz de Garuizu
Varela
Zedillo
Garzia
Xarmillo
Chaves
Garcia
Gutierrez
Rael
Bustamante
Beginning Date Month
June
End Date Month
July
Beginning Date (repacked)
06-18-1742
End Date (repacked)
07-16-1742
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/8367
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Chacon Medina Salazar y Villarenor, Joseph (gobernador y capitan general)/(Marques de la Penuela). Mando defending Roque Madrid in respect of charges made against him.

Serial Number
275-00297
Title
Chacon Medina Salazar y Villarenor, Joseph (gobernador y capitan general)/(Marques de la Penuela). Mando defending Roque Madrid in respect of charges made against him.
Author(s)
Chacon Medina Salazar y Villarenor, Joseph (Almirante) (Marques de la Penuela)
Date
12-29-1707
Documentation
Santa Fee. December 29, 1707. 2 pages. Auto. Original. Signed.
Summary
With regard to the charges made against Roque Madrid by the natives of San Joan, the governor has questioned, through an interpreter, some of the individuals involved, and he has concluded that the charges are unfounded. (Lloyd Kendall) (1980)
Persons
Chacon Medina Salazar y Villarenor, Joseph (Almirante) (Marques de la Penuela)(Gobernador)
Martinez, Felix (Capitan)
Gutierrez, Juan Roque (Maestro de Campo)
Naranso, Joseph
Gutierrez de los Rios, Gaspar (Secretario de Gobernacion y Guerra)
Places
Santa Fee (Villa)
First Location
AZU Film 2182 rl. 04 fr. 0068-0069.
Original Location
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 004 ff. 0068-0069.
Other Location
UNM-Zimmerman Library.
Language
Spanish
Notes
Twitchell Vol. II, no. 0137.
Batch Reference Number
8392
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Chacon Medina Salazar y Villarenor
Martinez
Gutierrez
Naranso
Gutierrez de los Rios
Beginning Date Month
December
Beginning Date (repacked)
12-29-1707
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/16515
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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The natives of the pueblo of San Joan to the governor of Nuevo Mexico. Petition against the maestre de campo Roque Madrid.

Serial Number
275-00281
Title
The natives of the pueblo of San Joan to the governor of Nuevo Mexico. Petition against the maestre de campo Roque Madrid.
Date
00-00-1707
Documentation
San Juan. 1707. 2 pages. Peticion. Original. Signed. Dcn December 29, 1707.
Summary
Natives of the Pueblo of San Joan petition to the governor accusing Roque Madrid of partiality with respect to certain Spaniards of la Canada. Also, the natives claim that Madrid was instrumental in having at least one of their group flogged, and unjustly so in their view. Madrid is accused of repressive policies by the natives. (Lloyd Kendall) (1980)
Persons
Madrid, Roque (Alcalde Mayor) (Maestre de Campo)
Felix (Padre)
Catum, Ventura (Gobernador)
Sentu, Nicolas (Teniente)
Osio, Diego (Alcalde)
Chiconcue, Diego
Places
San Joan (Pueblo)
La Canada
First Location
AZU Film 2182 rl. 04 fr. 0067-0068.
Original Location
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 004 ff. 0067-0068.
Other Location
UNM-Zimmerman Library.
Language
Spanish
Notes
Twitchell Vol. II, no. 0137.
Batch Reference Number
8391
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Madrid
Felix
Catum
Sentu
Osio
Chiconcue
Beginning Date (repacked)
1707
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/16499
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Chacon Medina Salazar y Villarenor, Joseph (gobernador y capitan general, Marques de la Penuela). Order that the people of San Joan respect the authority of the alcalde, Roque Madrid. .

Serial Number
275-00002
Title
Chacon Medina Salazar y Villarenor, Joseph (gobernador y capitan general, Marques de la Penuela). Order that the people of San Joan respect the authority of the alcalde, Roque Madrid. .
Author(s)
Chacon Medina Salazar y Villarenor, Joseph (Gobernador) (Capitan General)
Date
00-00-0000
Documentation
Santa Fee. N.d. 2 pages. Auto. Original. Signed.
Summary
The gobernador decides that the charges against Roque Madrid are unfounded and orders that the people in the Pueblo who made the accusations continue to respect the authority of Madrid, under threat of punishment. (Lloyd Kendall) (1980)
Persons
Chacon Medina Salazar y Villarenor, Joseph (Gobernador) (Capitan General)(Marques de la Penuela)
Gutierrez de los Rios, Gaspar (Secretario de Gobernacion y Guerra)
Madrid, Roque (Maestro de Campo) (Alcalde Mayor)
Places
San Joan (Pueblo)
Santa Fee
Ethnic Groups
Teguas
First Location
AZU Film 2182 rl. 04 fr. 0069-0070.
Original Location
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 004 ff. 0069-0070.
Other Location
UNM-Zimmerman Library.
Language
Spanish
Notes
Twitchell Vol. II, no. 0137.
Batch Reference Number
8393
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Chacon Medina Salazar y Villarenor
Gutierrez de los Rios
Madrid
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/16220
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Gobernador Fernando Perez de Almazan. Informe concerning sad state of Espiritu Santo presidio.

Serial Number
210-00038
Title
Gobernador Fernando Perez de Almazan. Informe concerning sad state of Espiritu Santo presidio.
Author(s)
Perez de Almazan, Fernando (Gobernador)
Date
05-10-1724
Documentation
San Antonio presidio. May 10, 1724. Informe. Copy.
Summary
Gobernador Almazan notes shortage of arms, clothing, supplies at Espiritu Santo presidio and blames it on lack of military discipline maintained by capitan Romero and his son Diego. States that soldiers gamble away their military equipment, fail to clean their weapons. Describes outbreak of hostilities between Indians camped next to presidio and soldiers. After fight, Indians fled. About half tracked down and taken prisoner by capitan Ramon, but they escaped jacal where they were held. Capitan Ramon received wound that killed him 8 days later. Almazan notes isolation of presidio, difficulty of fortifying it because humidity makes Adobe-making difficult. Advises that presidio be moved como Dos tiros de fusil to peninsula formed by River. Mentions Apache hostilities, including theft of livestock from Espiritu Santo, Rio Grande presidios. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Ramon, Domingo (Capitan de Espiritu Santo Presidio)
Ramon, Diego (Son of Domingo Ramon)
Perez de Almazan, Fernando (Gobernador de Texas)
Places
Espiritu Santo (Bahia, Presidio)
Rio Grande del Norte (Presidio)
San Antonio (Presidio)
Texas (Provincia)
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
First Location
TXU, Tex. Hist. Ctr. Arch. S. Fran. El grande 2q248 835 v. 010 pp. 157-162
Original Location
BNM, Mexico, Arch. S. Fran. El Grande
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4665
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Ramon
Ramon
Perez de Almazan
Beginning Date Month
May
Beginning Date (repacked)
05-10-1724
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15958
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Juan Ruiz de Apodaca, virrey. Sobre insurgientes y sus castigos.

Serial Number
100-02070
Title
Juan Ruiz de Apodaca, virrey. Sobre insurgientes y sus castigos.
Author(s)
Ruiz de Apodaca, Juan (Virrey)
Date
01-17-1818
Documentation
Mexico. January 17, 1818. Copy.
Summary
Establishes punishments and judicial proceedings for 8 classes of insurgents. 1) all officers, defenders of fortifications, or armed when captured. 2) spies of all types. 3) guerillas and agitators 4) deserters 5) civil servants who join the rebel cause 6) those whose published or public opinions are sympathetic to the rebels 7) thieves who take advantage of political instability 8) civil servants continuing to serve in areas controlled by the rebels. The first four groups and the eight, if military personnel, will be tried in a consejo de guerra. The last four groups, if civilian, will be tried by civil authorities. (P. Hayes) (1977)
Persons
Ruiz de Apodaca, Juan (Virrey)
Places
Madrid
Mexico
First Location
AZU Film 0318 rl. 1818 fr. 0048-0050.
Original Location
AP, Parral, Mf. rl. 1818 fr. 0048-0050
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4144
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Ruiz de Apodaca
Beginning Date Month
January
Beginning Date (repacked)
01-17-1818
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15853
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Cabo de escuadra Gregorio de Estrada. Informacion dado por los soldados del real presidio del Cerro Gordo sobre justificar las malos operaciones del teniente don Andres Vidal.

Serial Number
100-01594
Title
Cabo de escuadra Gregorio de Estrada. Informacion dado por los soldados del real presidio del Cerro Gordo sobre justificar las malos operaciones del teniente don Andres Vidal.
Author(s)
Vidal, Andres (Teniente)
Date
03-00-1731
Date
04-00-1731
Documentation
San Miguel del Cerrogordo. March -April, 1731. Informe. Original. Signed.
Summary
Documents concerning complaints Cerrogordo soldiers concerning their teniente, Andres Vidal. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Estrada, Gregorio de (Cabo de Escuadro)
Vidal, Andres (Theniente)
Places
San Miguel del Cerrogordo (Presidio)
San Bartholome (Valle)
First Location
AZU Film 0318 rl. 1731a fr. 0010-0023.
Original Location
AP, Parral, Mf. rl. 1731a fr. 0010-0023
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
3740
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Estrada
Vidal
End Date Month
April
Beginning Date (repacked)
1731
End Date (repacked)
04-00-1731
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15377
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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