Mission Establishment

Junta de guerra y hacienda. Proceeding on captured Frenchmen and a new mission.

Serial Number
300-00264
Title
Junta de guerra y hacienda. Proceeding on captured Frenchmen and a new mission.
Date
02-04-1756
Date
02-17-1756
Documentation
Mexico (Ciudad). February 4-17, 1756. Auto. Proceedings. Copy.
Summary
Concerns two different topics. 1) apprehension and punishment of Frenchmen entering New Spain. Came to trade with the Indians and taken prisoner by Spanish. Their goods confiscated, some were sent to Mexico City and others imprisoned in los Adaes. 2) formation of a mission at mouth of trinity River. Comments are given on available natural resources for building of mission, the Indians of the region, and the necessary Spanish to people the settlement, most of latter coming from los Adaes. The threat of French encroachment is used to emphasize importance of new mission. (M. Bowman) (1979)
Persons
Ahumada y Villalon, Augustin de (Marques de Amarillas-Virrey)
Echavarri, Francisco Antonio de
Valcarzel, Domingo
Mosqueyra, Luis de (Marques de Aranda)
Barroeto, Juan Christiano de
San Matheo Balparayso, Conde de
Corttillas, Joaquin de
Miranda, Ignacio Joseph de
Somoza y Torres, Pedro Maria de
Rodriguez Gallardo, Joseph Rafael
Arze y Arroyo, Juan Antonio de
Barrios y Jauregui, Jacinto de
Orobio y Basterra, Joaquin de
Ruyz, Marcos
Rio, Domingo del
Anda, Mariano de (Padre)
Thomas (Capitan Indio Vidai)
Teran, Pedro de Ravago
Lampen (Frances)
Mattheo (Capitan-Indio)
Amorrain, Juan Antonio (Teniente)
Losoya, Manuel Anttonio (Teniente)
Gonzalez, Joseph (Teniente)
Munoz, Phelipe (Alferez)
Sierra, Pedro de (Alferez)
Arredondo, Joseph
Calahorra, Joseph (Padre)
Lacru, de (La Croix-Frances)
Revillagigedo, Conde de
Blancpain, Joseph (Frances)
Joseph (Esclavo Negro de Blancpain)
Bernardo (Esclavo Negro de Blancpain)
Kelerec (Gobernador de Louisiana)
Milercadel (Frances)
Sans, Elie Antonio de (Frances)
Velez Cachupin, Thomas (Gobernador de Nuevo Mexico)
Soto, Manuel de
Sandonis, Madama (San Denis)
Georje, Elias (Frances)
Places
Trinidad (Rio)
Espiritu Santo (Bahia)
San Xavier (Presidio)
Nueva Orleans
Los Adais
Saltillo
San Antonio (Presidio)
Nacodoches (Mision)
China
Cheti (Laguna)
Misipipi (Rio)
Sonora (Presidio)
Sinaloa (Presidio)
Raguemina (Rio)
Chetimaca (Lago)
Nuevo Mexico (Provincia)
Brazos de Dios (Rio)
Luciana (Louisiana, Provincia)
Nachitos (Presidio)
Mexico (Ciudad)
Guadalupe de Zacatecas (Colegio)
Ethnic Groups
Franceses
Negros
Vidais
Horcoquizas
Atacapas
Cumanches
First Location
AZU Film 4615 rl. 009 fr. 0647-0671
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 009 fr. 0647-0671
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
6732
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Ahumada y Villalon
Echavarri
Valcarzel
Mosqueyra
Barroeto
San Matheo Balparayso
Corttillas
Miranda
Somoza y Torres
Rodriguez Gallardo
Arze y Arroyo
Barrios y Jauregui
Orobio y Basterra
Ruyz
Rio
Anda
Thomas
Teran
Lampen
Mattheo
Amorrain
Losoya
Gonzalez
Munoz
Sierra
Arredondo
Calahorra
Lacru
Revillagigedo
Blancpain
Joseph
Bernardo
Kelerec
Milercadel
Sans
Velez Cachupin
Soto
Sandonis
Georje
Beginning Date Month
February
End Date Month
February
Beginning Date (repacked)
02-04-1756
End Date (repacked)
02-17-1756
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/1105
ISO 369-1 Language code
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ISO 369-3 Language code
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Jazinto de Barrios y Jaurigue. Documents concerning encroachment of French into Spanish Texas.

Serial Number
300-00258
Title
Jazinto de Barrios y Jaurigue. Documents concerning encroachment of French into Spanish Texas.
Author(s)
Barrios y Jaurigue, Jazinto de
Date
09-00-1754
Date
11-00-1754
Documentation
Los adaes. Sept.-November , 1754. Informe. Auto. Original. Signed.
Summary
Jazinto de Barrios y Jaurigue sent Marcos Ruiz to investigate reports of a French settlement at mouth of trinity River in Texas. Ruiz took 25 soldiers and received help of 31 Vidai Indians. He took four people prisoners and an inventory of goods captured, which is given. When threatened with attack by Indians friendly to French. Ruiz threatened to kill French if Indians attacked. French were persuaded to calm their Indian friends. Documents also includes request of Orcoquisas Indians for a mission. One of prisoners was Jose Blanpen (Blancpain). (M. Bowman) (1979)
Persons
Barrios y Jaurigue, Jazinto de
Orobio y Basterno, Joachin de
Ruis, Marcos
Anda, Mariano de (Gray)
Rio, Domingo del
Rabago, Pedro de
Cordoba, Christoval de
Tomas (Capitan y Indio Vidai)
Rio, Jose Joachin del
Arredondo, Joseph de
Sierra, Pedro de
Losoya, Manuel Antonio
Gonzales, Joseph
Arocha, Francisco Joseph de
Vallexo, Francisco (Fray)
Galahorra, Joseph de (Fray)
Blanpen (Jose Blancpain)
Places
Los Adaes (Nuestra Senora del Pilar) (Presidio)
Trinidad
Bahia del Espiritu Santo (Presidio)
San Xavier (Rio)
Nueba Orleans
San Antonio (Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe)
Nacohdoches (Mision)
Saltillo
Ethnic Groups
Franceses
Vidais
Mayeyes
Babipoames
Orcoquisas
First Location
AZU Film 4615 rl. 009 fr. 0509-0530
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 009 fr. 0509-0530
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
6726
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Barrios y Jaurigue
Orobio y Basterno
Ruis
Anda
Rio
Rabago
Cordoba
Tomas
Rio
Arredondo
Sierra
Losoya
Gonzales
Arocha
Vallexo
Galahorra
End Date Month
November
Beginning Date (repacked)
1754
End Date (repacked)
11-00-1754
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/1099
ISO 369-1 Language code
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ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Juan Francisco de Guemes y Horcasitas (conde de Revillagigedo). Acts of inquiry and resolutions relative to the French trade with the Indians, the new presidio and mission of San Xavier and other matters.

Serial Number
300-00248
Title
Juan Francisco de Guemes y Horcasitas (conde de Revillagigedo). Acts of inquiry and resolutions relative to the French trade with the Indians, the new presidio and mission of San Xavier and other matters.
Author(s)
Guemes y Horcasitas, Juan Francisco de
Date
02-10-1751
Date
10-12-1751
Documentation
Los adais. February 10, 1751-October 12, 1751.
Summary
Main topic of this collection of documents is the encroachment of the French in the Texas region. Discusses the founding of the San Xavier presidio to combat the French. Mentions the case with which French could enter New Spain. Also discusses illicit trade between Spaniards and French, especially with the Former governor of Texas. Finally the documents probe relationship between the disgruntled Luis de San Dionizio and the Indians of Texas, and the latter's preference for dealing with the French. (M. Bowman) (1979)
Persons
Guemes y Horcasitas, Juan Francisco de
Carbajal, Joseph de
Morin, Juan Antonio
Rio, Domingo del
Barios y Jauregui, Jazinto de
Llora, Juan de
Castro, Joseph de
Yarza y Ascona, Juan de
Cordobes, Antonio Pregorio
Mederos, Antonio de
Santa Cruz, Juan Joseph de
Lara, Juan de
Barrio, Pedro del (Junco y Espriella)
Zerda, Francisco de la
Gonzales, Joseph
Chirinos, Domingo
Soto Bermudez, Antonio de
Cordoba, Xptobal de
Calahorra, Joseph de (Padre)
Mora, Phelipe Munoz de
San Dionizio, Luis de
Sanchez, Phelipe
Lozosa, Manuel Antonio
Ramirez, Pedro
Vallejo, Francisco (Padre)
Ruiz, Mareos
Chacaivchia (Indio)
Ybarbo, Manuel
Sierra, Pedro de
Places
San Fernando de Bexar
Nuebo Leon
Nachitos
San Xavier (Mision, Presidio)
Panzacola
Los Adais (Rio, Presidio)
Saltillo
Yatavi (Pueblo)
Nacajai (Pueblo)
Zacatecas (Ciudad)
San Xavier (Rio)
San Miguel de Aguaio (Mision)
Nacodoches (Pueblo)
Santa Rosa (Isla)
Caudachos (Presidio)
Puente Cupe (Presidio)
Misipipi (Rio)
Nueba Orleans
San Antonio de Bexar
Nuebo Mexico
Coaguila
Nueba Vizcaia
Ethnic Groups
Franceses
Apaches
Texas
Nacodoches
First Location
AZU Film 4615 rl. 009 fr. 0222-0273
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 009 fr. 0222-0273
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
6715
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Guemes y Horcasitas
Carbajal
Morin
Rio
Barios y Jauregui
Llora
Castro
Yarza y Ascona
Cordobes
Mederos
Santa Cruz
Lara
Barrio
Zerda
Gonzales
Chirinos
Soto Bermudez
Cordoba
Calahorra
Mora
San Dionizio
Sanchez
Lozosa
Ramirez
Vallejo
Ruiz
Chacaivchia
Ybarbo
Sierra
Beginning Date Month
February
End Date Month
October
Beginning Date (repacked)
02-10-1751
End Date (repacked)
10-12-1751
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/1089
ISO 369-1 Language code
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Juan Francisco de Guemes y Horcasitas (virrey) to Francisco Garcia Larios (gobernador). Dispatch to governor of Texas authorizing establishment of San Xavier missions.

Serial Number
300-00235
Title
Juan Francisco de Guemes y Horcasitas (virrey) to Francisco Garcia Larios (gobernador). Dispatch to governor of Texas authorizing establishment of San Xavier missions.
Author(s)
Guemes y Horcasitas, Juan Francisco (Virrey)
Date
01-23-1748
Date
01-29-1748
Documentation
Mexico (Ciudad). January 23-29, 1748. 13p. Despacho. Original. Signed. Dct November -December 1748.
Summary
Orders a detachments of soldiers from Adais and Loretto to San Xavier River area and discusses geography of area. Also discusses Rancheria settlement of Horquissas Indians. (R. Graham) (1979)
Persons
Guemes y Horcasitas, Juan Francisco (Virrey)
Garcia Larios, Francisco (Gobernador)
Orovio Bastterra, Joachin de (Capitan)
Places
Texas (Provincia)
Misipipi (Rio)
Mexico (Ciudad)
Espiritu Santto (Bahia)
Loretto (Presidio)
Los Adais
San Xavier (Rio)
San Fernando (Villa)
Bejar (Presidio)
Sabinas (Rio)
Nachitoos (Presidio)
Trinidad (Rio)
Ethnic Groups
Franceses
Horquissas
First Location
AZU Film 4615 rl. 008 fr. 1047-1053
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Thc-Ba, rl. 008 fr. 1047-1053
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
6472
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Guemes y Horcasitas
Garcia Larios
Orovio Bastterra
Beginning Date Month
January
End Date Month
January
Beginning Date (repacked)
01-23-1748
End Date (repacked)
01-29-1748
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/1076
ISO 369-1 Language code
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ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Antonio de Estrada al padre rector patricio de Ymaz (9/4/1741); al padre provincial Juan Antonio de Oviedo (8/14/1739). Two letters concerning Yaqui revolt, mission policy.

Serial Number
300-00053
Title
Antonio de Estrada al padre rector patricio de Ymaz (9/4/1741); al padre provincial Juan Antonio de Oviedo (8/14/1739). Two letters concerning Yaqui revolt, mission policy.
Author(s)
Estrada, Antonio de
Date
09-04-1741
Documentation
Caamoa. September 4, 1741. 14p. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary
Lengthy discussion of Yaqui revolt, mistreatment of Indians by Spaniards, mission policy (9/4/1741). Letter to Oviedo concerns Yaqui unrest (8/14/1739). (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Estrada, Antonio de
Ymaz, Patricio de (Rector, Sj)
Oviedo, Juan Antonio de (Provincial, Sj)
Places
Caamoa (Pueblo)
First Location
TXU, Lat. Amer. Col. Wbs no. 0902 pp. 279-290; 291-292
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Lac, Wbs no. 0902 pp. 279-290; 291-292
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4615
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Estrada
Ymaz
Oviedo
Beginning Date Month
September
Beginning Date (repacked)
09-04-1741
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/894
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Carlos II al obispo Juan de Santiago de Leon Garavito. Letter concerning missionization of Texas Indians.

Serial Number
300-00014
Title
Carlos II al obispo Juan de Santiago de Leon Garavito. Letter concerning missionization of Texas Indians.
Author(s)
Carlos II
Date
09-20-1690
Documentation
Madrid. September 20, 1690. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary
King notes Leon's expedition to Bahia de Espiritu Santo in search of French, and his reports of numerous gentile Indians in area, especially Texas Indians, who could easily be converted. Texas Indians described as algo politicos y de usso Mas racional y tratable que los demas. instructs bishop to establish 5 or 6 missions in area to convert Indians, secure area against French. States that 6 missionaries accompanied Leon on his second entrada. King not too impressed with Franciscan missionary efforts in Coaguila. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Carlos II (Rey)
Santiago de Leon Garavito, Juan de (Obispo de Guadalajara)
Leon, Alonso de (Gobernador y Capitan General de Coahuila)
Galbe (Conde de) (Virrey)
Places
Guadalajara (Ciudad)
Espiritu Santo (Bahia)
Coaguila (Provincia)
Ethnic Groups
Texas
First Location
TXU, Lat. Amer. Col. Wbs no. 2031 pp. 001-003
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Lac, Wbs no. 2031 pp. 001-003
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4621
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Carlos II
Santiago de Leon Garavito
Leon
Beginning Date Month
September
Beginning Date (repacked)
09-20-1690
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/855
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
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Fray Miguel Sevillano de Paredes. Para la mudanza de las misiones de Texas.

Serial Number
280-00017
Title
Fray Miguel Sevillano de Paredes. Para la mudanza de las misiones de Texas.
Author(s)
Sevillano de Paredes, Miguel (Fray)
Date
07-12-1729
Documentation
Santa Cruz de Queretaro. July 12, 1729. 34p. Informe. Auto. Transcription.
Summary
Series of documents concerning Paredes recommendations for rectifying problems of Texas missions. Includes location of enemies and potential mission sites. Discusses Indian interrelationships. Some data on native agriculture and hunting. Some troop numbers. Discusses a meeting between the Nechas, Nassories, Nacodoches and Adays. (R. Perez) (1977)
Persons
Sevillano de Paredes, Miguel (OFM)
Rivera, Pedro de (Brigadier)
Perez de Almazan, Fernando (Gobernador)
Places
Santa Cruz de Queretaro (Colegio, OFM)
Texas (Provincia)
San Antonio de Valero (Mision)
San Juan Bautista (Mision)
San Bernardo (Mision)
del Norte (Rio)
Misisipi (O Palisada) (Rio)
Texas (Presidio)
Nuestra Senora de los Dolores (Presidio)
San Marcos (Rio)
Ethnic Groups
Adais
Cosaries
Yerebipiamos
Apaches
Pampopes
Pastios
Texas
Nechas
Nassories
Nacodoches
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0531 folder 002
Original Location
SFO, Watsonville, California, K, 019, no. 014, 015, 019
Language
Spanish
Notes
Contains some English condensation by copyist.
Batch Reference Number
4717
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Sevillano de Paredes
Rivera
Perez de Almazan
Beginning Date Month
July
Beginning Date (repacked)
07-12-1729
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/822
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
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Por el padre fray Pedro Perez de Mesquia al senor virrey el Marques de Casafuerte. Sobre la fundacion de la nueba mision de San Francisco Xavier.

Serial Number
280-00016
Title
Por el padre fray Pedro Perez de Mesquia al senor virrey el Marques de Casafuerte. Sobre la fundacion de la nueba mision de San Francisco Xavier.
Author(s)
Perez de Mesquia, Pedro (Padre)
Date
06-22-1725
Documentation
Mexico. June 22, 1725. 6p. Letter. Transcription. Auto.
Summary
Notifies of the founding of the mission San Francisco Xavier, and requests the usual amount of provisions from the government. says that the governor of Coahuila has not supplied enough. Followed by an auto from the governor contradicting this. (R. Perez) (1977)
Persons
Perez de Mesquia, Pedro (Predicador, OFM)
Acuna, Juan de (El Marquez de Casafuerte) (Virrey)
Gonzalez, Joseph (OFM)
Rodriguez, Juan (Indio Capitan)
San Miguel de Aguayo, El Marques de (Gobernador)
Places
Mexico
San Francisco Xavier (Mision)
San Antonio (Presidio y Mision)
San Juan Bautista (Mision)
El Grande del Norte (Rio)
Coahuila (Provincia)
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0531 folder 002
Original Location
SFO, Watsonville, California, K, 006, no. 001
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4715
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Perez de Mesquia
Acuna
Gonzalez
Rodriguez
San Miguel de Aguayo
Beginning Date Month
June
Beginning Date (repacked)
06-22-1725
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/821
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
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Por padre fray Francisco Hidalgo al padre presidente fray Gabriel de Berrgara. Sobre la paz de los Apaches.

Serial Number
280-00015
Title
Por padre fray Francisco Hidalgo al padre presidente fray Gabriel de Berrgara. Sobre la paz de los Apaches.
Author(s)
Hidalgo, Francisco (O.F.M.)
Date
03-18-1725
Documentation
Santa Cruz de Queretaro. March 18, 1725. 6p. Peticion. Transcription.
Summary
Two petitions by Franciscans to work among the Apaches. One notes that four Apaches came to the mission San Antonio asking for such effort. (R. Perez) (1977)
Persons
Hidalgo, Francisco (O.F.M.)
Berrgara, Gabriel de (Presidente, O.F.M.)
San Joseph Baexa, Ygnacio de (O.F.M.)
Places
Santa Cruz de Queretaro (Colegio, O.F.M.)
San Antonio de Valero (Mision)
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0510
Original Location
SFO, Watsonville, California, K, 001, no. 002
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4468
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Hidalgo
Berrgara
San Joseph Baexa
Beginning Date Month
March
Beginning Date (repacked)
03-18-1725
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/820
ISO 369-1 Language code
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Fray Antonio de San Buenaventura y Olivares. Oposicion a la fundacion de la mision de San Joseph del Rio de San Antonio.

Serial Number
280-00012
Title
Fray Antonio de San Buenaventura y Olivares. Oposicion a la fundacion de la mision de San Joseph del Rio de San Antonio.
Author(s)
San Buenaventura y Olivares, Antonio de (O.F.M.)
Date
02-23-1720
Documentation
San Antonio de Bejar. February 23, 1720. 4p. Relacion. Transcription.
Summary
Cites legal justification to protest founding of a mission for the Pampoas, Pasties and Suliejames at the proposed site, which is within three leagues of a Teja mission. The Tejas are enemies of the other groups. (R. Perez) (1977)
Persons
San Buenaventura y Olivares, Antonio de
San Miguel de Aguayo, Marques de (Gobernador)
Places
San Antonio de Bejar (Presidio)
Texas (Provincia)
San Antonio de Valero (Mision)
Ethnic Groups
Pampoas
Pasties
Suliejames
Tejas
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0510
Original Location
SFO, Watsonville, California, K, 004, no. 005
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4467
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
San Buenaventura y Olivares
San Miguel de Aguayo
Beginning Date Month
February
Beginning Date (repacked)
02-23-1720
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/817
ISO 369-1 Language code
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