Oficios y varios de la colonia del Nuevo Santander

Serial Number
041-01570
Title
Oficios y varios de la colonia del Nuevo Santander
Author(s)
Serna, Joseph Visente de la
Blanco, Josef (Capitan)
Date
11-03-1796
Date
01-25-1797
Documentation
Aguayo, Santiago, Mexico. November 3, 1796-January 25 1797. 22p. Letters, table. Originals, signed, copies.
Summary
Series of correspondences between comandancia interina de Nuevo Santander and virrey; in absence of sierragorde, Serna is named comandante Interino; documents primarily concern indios Martines fleeing from mission for the sixth time, reason unknown; Serna resolves to punish them and requests permission from virrey to gather men for expedition; F. 412 is table of men joining to punish Martines, all this in fear that Indians plan to advance on mission and ranches, Blanco is leader of expedition; Blanco falls ill and cannot carry out expedition, seeks curandero without luck, can not Ride to Monterrey to See doctor; illness classified as mortal, he names Vidal to take his place as leader; other document embedded in middle (f. 414) concerns permission sought for military wedding; very interesting documents. (D. J. McClelland, September 1988)
Persons
Sierragorda, Conde de (Gobernador)(Capitan)
Calleja, Felis (Teniente Coronel)
Monteagudo (Capellan)(Ministro)
Blanco, Josef (Comandante Interino)
Branciforte, Marques de (Virrey)
Vidal de Lorca, Joaquin (Teniente)
Varela Esponsales, Josefa (Contrayente)
Diaz Varela, Tomas
Places
Laredo (Villa)
Presas de Rey (Mision)
Santa Maria (Villa)
San Vicente (Mision)
Aguayo (Villa)
Tula
Palmillas
Xaumabe
Santa Barbara
Horcasitas
Escandon
Quemes
Hoyos
Altamira
Santiago (Cerro)
Monterrey
Nuevo Leon
Nuevo Santander
Puebla
Ethnic Groups
Martines
Military Groups
Nuevo Santander, Primera Compania del
Nuevo Santander, Segunda Compania Volante del
Tula, Milicias de
Palmillas, Milicias de
Xaumabe, Milicia de
Santa Barbara, Milicia de
Horcasitas, Milicia de
Escandon, Milicia de
Aguayo, Milicia de
Quemes, Milicia de
Hoyos, Milicia de
Altamira, Milicia de
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 063 ff. 408-419 exp. 5
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 063 ff. 408-419 exp. 5
Language
Spanish
Notes
F. 409 letter incomplete, out of order
Reference Number
6300019
Rights
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