Padre Nicolas de Villafani a padre visitador Francisco Maria Piccolo. Carta concerning removal of Indian gobernador from office by captain of military.
Villafani, Nicolas de
Cumuripa. November 13, 1707. 3p. Letter. Original. Signed.
Recounts the actions of capitan Garcia, who along with 8 soldiers forcibly removed the Indian governor for disobedience in not sending workers as requested and imposed a new governor. Padre requests his Superior to check and See if the capitan acted within legal bounds. Answer was that only the Alcalde mayor had this power. (D. Deeds) (1977)
Villafani, Nicolas de (Padre)
Piccolo, Francisco (Padre Visitador)
Garcia, Joseph (Capitan)
Arch. Hist. Hacienda, Mexico. Temp. Leg. 0325 no. 031
AHH, Mexico, Temporalidades, Leg. 0325 no. 031
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