ALVAREZ BARREIRO, FRANCISCO

BID Number
17530
Occupation
1718 - 1719: TEXAS/DON, OFFICIAL MILITARY ENGINEER ONALARSON EXPEDITION
1716: NEW SPAIN/DON (ARRIVED FROM SPAIN)
1724 Nov - 1728: PROVINCIAS INTERNAS/DON, MILITARYENGINEER ON EXPEDITION UNDER PEDRO DE RIVERA
Ethnicity
ESPANOL
Notes
1718-19 : APPOINTED BY VICEROY BALTASAR DE ZUNIGA, FROM MEXICO CITY IN THE SPRING, ARRIVED IN TEXAS; AUG. 1718; INSPECTED EAST TEXAS ESTABLISHMENTS; THEN RETURNED TO MEXICO CITY AND SPAIN. NOV. 1724-28 : TO INSPECT MILITARY GARRISONS; LASTED 45 MONTHS. OVER 8000 MILES; WROTE A DIARY WHICH HAS NOT BEEN FOUND.
Source
FIREMAN
Sources
MORFI: VIAJE DE INDIOS Y DIARIO DEL NUEVO MEXICO (1935) FIREMAN: THE SPANISH ROYAL CORPS OF ENGINEERS ... (1977)
Variant Spelling
BARREIRO, FRANCISCO ALVAREZ
Rights
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