Mines (Silver)

Series of autos in prosecution of Cordero Ruiz and Amezua

Serial Number
041-03580
Title
Series of autos in prosecution of Cordero Ruiz and Amezua
Author(s)
Garza, Pedro
Martinez de Alleison, Antonio
Cordero, Jose and others
Date
01-10-1791
Date
03-03-1791
Documentation
Monterrey, boca de leones, vallecillos. January 10, 1791-March 3, 1791. 60p. Letters, informes, autos, peticiones. Originals, signed, copies.
Summary
Concerns letters from Cordero Ruiz and Amezua, asking government official to approve refund of money which was given to alcalde baes for military protection of real de Vallecillos. Series of autos and testimonies dealing with prosecution of Amezua and Cordero Ruiz, who are accused of illegal handling of stores and silver mines. Amezua was put in jail and got sick before testifying. Cordero Ruiz escaped from jail. Court reviews Cordero Ruiz and Amezua's claim of having businesses and silver mines. Salaries for mine workers are reviewed by the court. (M. Marroquin, August 1989)
Persons
Baez, Juan (Alcalde Mayor)
Amezua, Juan de
Garza, Pedro
Cameros, Juan Jose
Villarreal, Jose Guadalupe de
Ramirez, Joseph Antonio
Cantu, Jose Estanislao
Cordero Ruiz, Jose (Hacendado)
Yparraquirre, Luis Maria (Teniente)
Noriega, Juan Francisco de
Vaamonde Villamil, Manuel (Gobernador)
Mejia, Juan Manuel (Licenciado)
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Castillo, Andres del
Ramon, Juan Ygnacio (Juez)
Fernandez, Jose Antonio
Cruz, Felipe de la
Baraujas y Morado, Jose Esteban (Minero)
Santos, Geronimo de los (Minero)
Places
Vallecillos, San Carlos de (Real)
San Luis Potosi (Ciudad)
Monterrey (Ciudad)
Nuevo Reyno de Leon (Provincia)
Boca de Leones (Real)
Military Groups
Orden de Alcantara
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 145 ff. 131-161 exp. 1 (Approx)
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 145 ff. 131-161 exp. 1
Language
Spanish
Notes
Document repetitive. Folios unnumbered
Reference Number
14500006
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Garza
Martinez de Alleison
Cordero
Person Last Name
Baez
Amezua
Garza
Cameros
Villarreal
Ramirez
Cantu
Cordero Ruiz
Yparraquirre
Noriega
Vaamonde Villamil
Mejia
Revilla Gigedo
Castillo
Ramon
Fernandez
Cruz
Baraujas y Morado
Santos
Beginning Date Month
January
End Date Month
March
Beginning Date (repacked)
01-10-1791
End Date (repacked)
03-03-1791
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/7927
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
General Subjects
Collections
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Series of letters sent to viceroy explaining need for militia creation in Colotlan and Nayarit.

Serial Number
041-03296
Title
Series of letters sent to viceroy explaining need for militia creation in Colotlan and Nayarit.
Author(s)
Vivanco, Antonio de
Valcarcel, Domingo
Saranchaga, Josef
Date
11-22-1777
Date
08-06-1779
Documentation
Colotlan, Bolanos, Mexico. November 22, 1777-August 6, 1779. 60p. Letters, informes, autos, peticiones. Copies.
Summary
Concerns Series of documents about organization of militias in Colotlan and Nayarit, under leadership of Vivanco because of his experience and knowledge of the territory. Indians are said to be distrustful of Spaniards. Firearms are suggested for militias to be created. Weapons sent from Cadiz via Veracruz. Documents allude to extreme poverty of Indians. Militias are formed to safeguard presidios and silver production to Spain. Some financial aspects of military organization is given. Mines being discovered in Bolanos. Military report stresses the rich potentiality of mines. Accounting personnel appointed for bookkeeping of mine production. (M. Marroquin, August 1989)
Persons
Martinez de Soria, Juan Josef
Vivanco, Antonio de
Villar Gutierrez, Phelipe del
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Virrey)
Valcarcel, Domingo
Frelles Villa de Moros, Pedro Antonio (Capitan)
Martinez de Soria, Pedro
Rodriguez del Valle, Alfonso
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Gorospe y Padilla, Diego de (Licenciado)
Arredondo, Fernando de
Puente, Gabriel de la
Arriaga, Pablo Josef de
Alvarez, Thomas (Teniente)
Villasenor, Fermin
Sarachaga, Josef
Gonzalez de Campillo, Fernando (Teniente)
Benitez, Agustin
Saucedo, Josef de
Places
Bolanos
Nayarit (Presidio)
Asquiltan
Cadiz (Puerto)
Veracruz (Puerto)
Cuilacatitan (Pueblo)
Pochotitlan (Pueblo)
Jaltenango (Pueblo)
Guadalaxara (Ciudad)
Colotlan
Potosi, San Luis
Guanajuato
Thepec (Real)
Horcasitas
Barcelona
Fresnillo
Taltenango
Ethnic Groups
Camoteros
Military Groups
Compania de Flecheros
Compania de Dragones Montados
Compania de Indios Flecheros
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 130 ff. 284-314 exp. 3
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 130 ff. 284-314 exp. 3
Language
Spanish
Notes
Folios unnumbered. Document repetitive.
Reference Number
13000012
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Vivanco
Valcarcel
Saranchaga
Saranchaga
Person Last Name
Martinez de Soria
Vivanco
Villar Gutierrez
Bucareli y Ursua
Valcarcel
Frelles Villa de Moros
Martinez de Soria
Rodriguez del Valle
Revilla Gigedo
Gorospe y Padilla
Arredondo
Puente
Arriaga
Alvarez
Villasenor
Sarachaga
Gonzalez de Campillo
Benitez
Saucedo
Beginning Date Month
November
End Date Month
August
Beginning Date (repacked)
11-22-1777
End Date (repacked)
08-06-1779
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/7643
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
General Subjects
Collections
Rights
To request a scan or copy of the document please contact the original or first location repository; if a citation reads “AZU Film” please submit the citation to LBRY-askddt@email.arizona.edu.
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