senor: uno de los encargos de v.e. fue le que prestara mi mayor attencion

Serial Number
041-04612
Title
senor: uno de los encargos de v.e. fue le que prestara mi mayor attencion
Author(s)
Vidal de Lorca, Melchor
Date
02-22-1788
Date
07-01-1788
Documentation
San Carlos. February 22 - July 1, 1788. 24p. Letters, informes, population statistics. Original.
Summary
Document characterizes Indian bands that have come down from Sierra de Tamaulipa and those that remain there as infieles, Amigos, y enemigos; indicates which groups have proposed peace or not. Vidal de Lorca offers to provide information on sites of Indian groups; informs virrey of peace proposals from Zaracuayes, Pasitas; has postponed action until comandante general (detained by Mescalero uprising in Santa Rosa) arrives. Vidal de Lorca is redistributing surplus cattle of Santa Barbara, Guemez missions to other missions and Indians. Indians under command of Benito have fled to Sierra de Tamaulipa after brawl with Santiago Indians at Croix mission. Indians suspected of killing a herder were caught, one of them asked to be baptized before being killed. Discusses Series of Indian attacks resulting in deaths of two from San Carlos. Culprits suspected as from San Christoval mission or under command of Noparan. (O. Velez, March, 1990)
Persons
Vidal de Lorca, Melchor
Benito (Indio)
Manuel Viejo (Indio)
Lorenzo (Indio)
Pantaleon (Indio)
Vicente El Camotero (Indio)
Flores, Manuel Antonio (Virrey)
Noparan (Indio)
Quijas, Jose (Sargento)
Places
Guemes (Villa)
Santa Barbara (Villa)
Presas del Rey
San Carlos (Villa)
Croix (Villa)
Escandon (Villa)
Horcasitas (Villa)
Santa Rosa (Villa)
San Christoval (Mision)
Carmen (Hacienda del)
Hoyos (Villa)
Ethnic Groups
Martinez
Palanqueques
Nariguanes
Sinariguanes
Guanabres
Hipolitos
Guadalaxaras
Tanambres
Picachenos
Saraquayes
Pasitas
Truenos
Caramiguayes
Chapulinas
Zaracuayes
Garavicos
Mescaleros
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 209 ff. 065-077 (Approx)
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 209 ff. 065-077 (Appro
Language
Spanish
Notes
Folios unnumbered, these documents begin with phrase in title.
Reference Number
20900006
Rights
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