Maria de la Encarnacion. Averiguacion of possible murder, multilation, decapitation of ranch hand by 2 Indians, mulatto.

Serial Number
100-01897
Title
Maria de la Encarnacion. Averiguacion of possible murder, multilation, decapitation of ranch hand by 2 Indians, mulatto.
Author(s)
Encarnacion, Maria de la
Date
09-00-1787
Documentation
San Joseph del Parral. Sept., 1787. Original. Signed.
Summary
Testimony of Indian woman named Maria de la Encarnacion, kidnapped by 2 Indians and one Mulatto, taken to cave, where she witnessed the murder of nearby ranch hand, who the 3 captors lo desnudaron y lo degollaron los Dos indios con un Belduque y el Jose (the Mulatto) Le tuvo de las Piernas. investigators however find no trace of the mutilated body in the cave, nor hear of any murder from anyone else and begin to question Maria's veracity and motives. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Aguilera, Antonio de (Dueno del Rancho San Ignacio del Tule)
Encarnacion, Maria de la (Indian)
Places
Santiago Papasquiaro
San Bartholome (Valle)
Tisonaso (Pueblo)
Ethnic Groups
Mulatos
First Location
AZU Film 0318 rl. 1787b fr. 1343-1350.
Original Location
AP, Parral, Mf. rl. 1787b fr. 1343-1350
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
3898
Rights
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