Criminal case- stolen goods.
San Joseph del Parral. July 12, 1693 - August 27, 1694 orig. S
Begins a policy statement of governor on mulattoes, Indians, Negroes and all slaves. Warning against mistreatment of colored and calling for testimony either open or secret. Sets out proper punishment terms for jail and fines. Note that is was read aloud in Plaza. Pedro and Melchor break into fr. Simons house (Juan also involved). Juan, Pedro, Melchor jailed. Final settlement appears as accounting of value of goods taken (60 pesos) and implies payment. (R. Davis) (1975)
Castillo, Gabriel del (Governor) (Capitan-General)
Cruz, Simon de la
Carranza, Pedro (Mulato)
Reyes, Melchor de los (Mulato)
Cavanas, Juan de (Mestizo)
San Joseph del Parral
AZU Film 0318 rl. 1654c fr. 1497-1503.
AP, Parral, Mf. rl. 1654c fr. 1497-1503
Key document for mulatto, negro, slavery, mestizo relations and laws
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