Padre Marcos de Somoza al padre provincial Andres Nietto. Letter concerning Seri hostilities, expedition to Tiburon.

Serial Number
060-00275
Title
Padre Marcos de Somoza al padre provincial Andres Nietto. Letter concerning Seri hostilities, expedition to Tiburon.
Author(s)
Nietto (Nieto), Andres (S.J.)
Date
10-19-1729
Documentation
Cucurpe. October 19, 1729. 2p. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary
Brief but enlightening document concerning persistent robbings, murders, etc. Perpetrated by Seris from Populo, el Medio and baquiachi. Somoza however agrees with padre Perera that Seris on Tiburon innocent of all offenses. Notes that padre Perera, nearest missionary to Tiburon, accompanied gobernador de Cinaloa on expedition to mainland coast opposite Tiburon. (T. Sheridan) (1978)
Persons
Perera, Nicolas (S.J.)
Somoza, Marcos de (S.J.)
Nietto (Nieto), Andres (Provincial, S.J.)
Places
Tiburon (Isla)
Populo
Medio (Seri Rancheria)
Baquachi (Bacuache)
Ethnic Groups
Seris
Tiburones
Salineros
Tepocas
First Location
AZTM. Jesuit Hist. Inst. Amer. Div., Tucson. Mf. 03-C-06
Original Location
AHH, Mexico, Temporalidades, Leg. 0017 no. 058
Other Location
MOSU. Mf. Jesuitica. 10464
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
00004762/JHI
Rights
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