Correspondence between Ripperda, Croix, and Bucareli y Ursua depredations.

Serial Number
041-02598
Title
Correspondence between Ripperda, Croix, and Bucareli y Ursua depredations.
Author(s)
Virrey (?)
Ripperda, Baron de (Gobernador)
Date
00-00-1753
Date
06-30-1772
Documentation
Bexar. October 12,1771 - June 30, 1772. 156p. Letters. Originals, signed.
Summary
Peace attempts with Indians especially Comanches and Tauayas. Tauayas arrive in peace to surrender. Comanche female prisoners involved in peace attempts; Mezieres' efforts to gain peace. Vecinos. Comanche involved in weapons commerce with French. Comanche theft of livestock from missions and vecinos. Mission Indians will be provided as auxiliaries only in case of enemy invasion of town or mission. Suggests advantages of building a fort between Guadalupe and San Marcos rivers to defend area from hostile Indians. Transfer of English castaways from English schooner to Bahia and future plans for them. Concerns use of 29 San Sabas troops for Coahuila and their return. Request for materials to build Quartel. Complaint of lack of troops. Viceroy request for and tables supplied by Ripperda on numbers, ranks and locations of troops in province. Tobar resigns; Cazorla replaces him. Concerns accounts of Martos y navarreto. Ripperda welcomes new virrey. (L. L. Woodward, may 1988)
Persons
Ramirez, Pedro (Padre Presidente)
Mezieres, Atanasio de (Teniente Gobernador)
Ripperda, Baron de
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Virrey)
Pubea (Capitan Comanche)
Areche
Bigotes (Capitan Indio)
Croix, Marques de
Martos y Navarrete, Angel de
Yndarte, Juan de (Cajero)
Bavi, Marques de (Inspector)
Thovar, Francisco (Capitan)
Sedano, Francisco (Fray)
Oreyli, Alexandro (Teniente Gobernador)
Sauto (Capitan Texas)
Cazorla, Luis
Places
Natchitoches
Luisiana
Adaes
San Antonio (Mision)
San Sabas (Presidio)
Orcoquiza
San Bernardo (Mision)
San Juan de Rio Grande (Mision)
Coahuila
San Joseph (Mision)
Espiritu Santo, Bahia de (Presidio)
Guadalupe (Rio)
San Marcos (Rio)
Santa Cruz (Fuerte)
Zivolo
Bexar, San Antonio de
Orcoquiza (Mision)
Panzacola
Colorado (Rio)
Nuevo Santander (Colonia)
Zacatecas
Guadalupe, Nuestra Senora de (Colegio)
Misuri (Rio)
San Luis
Santa Genobeva
Missisipi (Rio)
Nuevo Mexico
Queretaro
Trinidad (Rio)
Medina (Rio)
Nuezes (Rio)
Santa Gertrudis (Rancho)
Nuevas Philipinas
Nueva Orleans
Camargo
Ethnic Groups
Cainiones
Lipanes
Ozages
Guases
Texas
Comanches
Tauayas
Cadodachos
Franceses
Vidais
Apaches
Tauayares
Negras
Ingleses
Tabacanas
Quiteais
Yucanes
Military Groups
San Sabas, Compania de
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 100 ff. 208-285 exp. 1
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 100 ff. 208-285 exp. 1
Language
Spanish
Notes
Pages missing
Reference Number
10000024
Rights
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