Droughts

Pedro Anzelmo (obispo de Durango) (S.J.). Concerning mission colleges in Veracruz, Oaxaca, and Durango, with special regard to administrative concerns.

Serial Number
040-00592
Title
Pedro Anzelmo (obispo de Durango) (S.J.). Concerning mission colleges in Veracruz, Oaxaca, and Durango, with special regard to administrative concerns.
Author(s)
Anzelmo, Pedro (Obispo de Durango) (S.J.)
Date
12-20-1749
Date
01-28-1750
Documentation
Oaxaca, Durango. December 20, 1749-January 28, 1750. 11p. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary
Mentions bad drought and resulting food shortages as well as shortage of missionaries and funds. Notes difficulties in visiting missions of his Obispado due to climate, terrain. (T. Sheridan) (1979)
Persons
Anzelmo, Pedro (Obispo de Durango) (S.J.)
Garcia, Andres (S.J.)
Escobar y Llamas, Christoval de (S.J.)
Perez de Aragon, Francisco
Places
Oaxaca
Durango
Veracruz (Collegio de)
Parral (Colegio)
Chiguagua (Chihuahua) (Colegio)
Tepeguana
Topia
Zacatecas
Puebla (Obispado)
Oaxaca
Ethnic Groups
Tepeguanas (Tepehuanes)
First Location
AZTM. Jesuit Hist. Inst. Amer. Div., Tucson. Mf. J-02-D-07
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Historia, Leg. 0393 ff. 147-152
Other Location
MOSU. Mf.
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
00007214/JHI
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Person Last Name
Anzelmo
Garcia
Escobar y Llamas
Perez de Aragon
Beginning Date Month
December
End Date Month
January
Beginning Date (repacked)
12-20-1749
End Date (repacked)
01-28-1750
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Text
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Patrosinio del glorioso apostol de las indias San Francisco Xavier en el reyno de la Nueba Vizcaya.

Serial Number
040-00161
Title
Patrosinio del glorioso apostol de las indias San Francisco Xavier en el reyno de la Nueba Vizcaya.
Date
00-00-1669
Documentation
Durango. 1669. 20p. Autos. Copy.
Summary
Begins with an outline of the two Principal problems facing Nueva Vizcaya- hostile Indian attacks and lack of food supplies due mainly to drouth. Governor promises steps to provide protection and officially names Saint Francis Xavier as the Patron of Nueva Vizcaya. Several miraculous cures attributed to him. Describes in considerable detail celebrations, processions ect. Which were organized in Francis Xaviers name- activities in which all sectors of society participated. (D. Deeds) (1977)
Persons
Castillo, Rodrigo del (Padre)
Oca y Sarmiento, Antonio de (Gobernador)
Gorospe y Aguirre, Juan de
Lopez, Eugenio (Padre)
Sarria, Joan Antonio (Capitan General)
Places
Durango
San Joseph del Parral
Ethnic Groups
Tobosos
First Location
AZTM, AGN., Mexico. Jesuitas. Fichero J-03-15 no. 025.
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Jesuitas, Fichero 03-15 no. 025
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
3554
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Person Last Name
Castillo
Oca y Sarmiento
Gorospe y Aguirre
Lopez
Sarria
Beginning Date (repacked)
1669
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Text
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Mission San Francisco Xavier, 1653 (annuas).

Serial Number
040-00145
Title
Mission San Francisco Xavier, 1653 (annuas).
Date
00-00-1653
Documentation
N.p. n.d. transcript.
Summary
Review religious activity 23 pueblos, numerous rancherias administered by mission. States 14 priests working among some 25,000 christians. Gives number baptisms, marriages, examples miraculous cures for each Partido. In Partido of Ures, states River dried up, threatened bean crop until people promised offering to St. Julio and it rained. Notes success conversion pueblos Nacameri (Rayon), Nacosura, Toapa (Tuape), Cocaripe (Cucurpe), Saracatzi (Saracachi), rancherias of Himeris. (note ethnic difference settlement patterns-Opata pueblos, Himeris (Lower Pima) rancherias). States only one priest Partido Babiacora (Baviacora), Aconche (Aconchi), Llepaca (Huepac), Banamitz (Banamichi), zenoquippe (Sinoquipe). Mentions sadness people Baviacora, Aconchi departure priest. In Partido of Arispe (Arizpe), Chinapa, Bacobitzi, states that Indians who five years ago threatened priests now good christians. States people these three pueblos speak common language of Sonora (Opata), but notes presence group baptized Himeris in Bacobitzi, desire other members this numerous nation to be baptized. Mentions Pueblo Buchubacobitzi. Notes great need for missionaries Partido of Teuricatzi (Teuricachi), Batziner, Cuquiaratzi (Cuquiarachi), Cuchuticac (Cuchuta), Terara, because of prevalence polygamy, homo sexuality, including men who dress as women, sell themselves, do women's work. Notes that bordering this Partido are Sumas, divided into Sumas del Norte, and Sumas del oriente, who live near Bavispes. Describes them as fierce, states they attacked Jesuits, Spaniards at Teuricachi. Pursued unsuccessfully by Spaniards, friendly Indians. Finally group of them petitioned for peace, were consigned to Pueblo of Oppotu, near Huasabas, where many baptized, in 1651. Notes success conversion Indians Partido of vasdabas (Huasabas), Oppotu, San Miguel, Bacatedeuatzi (Bacadehuachi), Nacori, Tetasura. Describes desire Indians Partido of San Juan de batzinas, llasserac (Bacerac), Babispes (Bavispe) for missionization, frustrated because of lack of priests. States Valley fertile, irrigated, supporting 1500 souls, 420 vecinos (large number Spaniards frontier area). Describes actions Hechicero who called people to dances, drinking bouts, walked on burning branches without Pain, told people baptism cause of death when disease broke out, finally beheaded by Christian Indians. Notes successful progression conversion Indians Partido de Cumupas (Cumpas), Opposura (Oposura), Depatzi, real de minas (probably San Juan Bautista). (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Places
Ures (Partido)
Nacameri (Rayon)
Nacosura
Toapa (Tuape)
Cocaripe (Cucurpe)
Saracatzi (Saracachi)
Himeris (Rancheria)
Babiacora (Baviacora)
Aconche (Aconchi)
Llepaca (Huepac)
Banamitz (Banamichi)
Zenoquipe (Sinoquipe)
Arispe (Arizpe)
Chinipa
Bacobitzi
Buchubacobitzi
Teuricatzi (Teuricachi)
Batziner
Cuquiaratzi (Cuquiarachi)
Cuchuticac (Cuchuta)
Terara
Bavispes
Oppotu
Huasabas
San Miguel
Bacatedeuatzi (Bacadehuachi)
Nacori
Tetasura
Cumupas (Cumpas)
Opposura (Oposura)
Depatzi
San Juan Bautista (Real de Minas)
Ethnic Groups
Himeris
Opatas
Sumas
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0265 pp. 0375-0390 Transcpt
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Misiones, Leg. 0026
Language
Spanish
Notes
Xerox
Batch Reference Number
1878
UAIR Filtering Fields
Beginning Date (repacked)
1653
Type
Text
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Diego Vander Zype puntos sacados del annua 1641 de la mission San Ignacio, provincia de Cinaloa.

Serial Number
040-00121
Title
Diego Vander Zype puntos sacados del annua 1641 de la mission San Ignacio, provincia de Cinaloa.
Author(s)
Vander Zype, Diego
Date
00-00-1641
Documentation
N.p. n.d. signed. Transcript.
Summary
Notes many deaths, continuing hunger, failure rivers, wells resulting in poor harvests. States people had to go to sea, mountains, Mescal fields (agave) to search for food, that many priests followed them to administer sacraments. Notes instances sorcery, witchcraft. Gives number baptisms, marriages. Rapid reversion to wild food sources, including agave, when crops fail. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Persons
Vander Zype, Diego
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0262 pp. 0969-0970 Transcpt
Original Location
AGN, Mexico, Misiones, Leg. 0025
Language
Spanish
Notes
Xerox
Batch Reference Number
1865
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Vander Zype
Beginning Date (repacked)
1641
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3735
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
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Juan Bautista de Belauzaran to virrey consulta concerning state Nueva Vizcaya, including Indian rebellion.

Serial Number
030-00583
Title
Juan Bautista de Belauzaran to virrey consulta concerning state Nueva Vizcaya, including Indian rebellion.
Author(s)
Belauzaran, Juan Bautista de
Date
07-03-1740
Documentation
San Phelipe (Felipe). July 3, 1740. Signed. Transcription.
Summary
Discusses rigorous drought 1739-40 responsible for poor pasturage, widespread food shortages, abandonment haciendas/ mines throughout Nueva Vizcaya. Notifies viceroy Anza's death at hands Apaches, campaign against Apaches launched by Carpio from Janos, resulting in 13 dead, 14 captured. Discusses Yaqui-Mayo-Pima Bajo rebellion Sinaloa; says relief from Nueva Vizcaya delayed because of food shortages, dry springs caused by drought. Describes efforts to organize relief expedition among vecinos, soldiers, Indians, including Nortenos, Sibolas, Tarahumaras. Notes rebellion, retirement to mountain rancherias 3 pueblos Tarahumaras Partido Papigochic because of disagreements with their missionary, attempts to quell unrest thru peaceful means because of fear rest of matters concerning supplies for relief expedition. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Persons
Anza, Juan Baptista de
Diaz de Carpio, Joseph
Vranga, Joseph Antonio de
Verroteran, Joseph de
Ydoiaga, Joseph de
Places
Janos
Alamos
Santa Eulalia
Gallo
Mapimi
Conchos
Pasaje
Valle
Sinaloa
Papigochic
Fronteras
Nueva Vizcaya
Ethnic Groups
Yaquis
Mayos
Pimas Bajas
Apaches
nortenos
Sibolas
Tarahumaras
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0314 pp. 0033-0039 Transcpt
Original Location
AGI, Sevilla, Aud.Guadalajara, Leg. 0088(67-2-12)
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
1999
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Person Last Name
Anza
Diaz de Carpio
Vranga
Verroteran
Ydoiaga
Beginning Date Month
July
Beginning Date (repacked)
07-03-1740
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/3499
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Antonio Ortiz de Otalora al lope de Sierra Osorio. Carta sobre los presidios en Nueva Viscaya.

Serial Number
030-00275
Title
Antonio Ortiz de Otalora al lope de Sierra Osorio. Carta sobre los presidios en Nueva Viscaya.
Author(s)
Ortiz de Otalora, Antonio
Date
00-00-1689
Documentation
N. Viscaya. 1689. Mf. Of transc.
Summary
Remarks on the establishment of presidios in N. Viscaya. The need for them, financing, manpower. Notes drought conditions (p. 284). (J. Grusin) (1976)
Persons
Ortiz de Otalora, Antonio
Sierra Osorio, Lope de
Neira y Quiroga, Jose de
Places
Nueva Vizcaya
Cuencame
Cerro Gordo
New Mexico
First Location
AZTM. Jesuit Hist. Inst. Amer. Div., Tucson. Mf. J-03-A-11 Pastells Col. V. 016, p. 269-288
Original Location
AGI, Sevilla, Aud.Guadalajara, Leg. 0147(67-4-07)
Other Location
Razon y Fe Library, Madrid. Pastells Col. V. 016, p. 269-288 MOSU. Mf. Jesuitica. Pastells Col. rl. 0017 V. 016, p. 269-288
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
1244
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Ortiz de Otalora
Sierra Osorio
Neira y Quiroga
Beginning Date (repacked)
1689
Type
Text
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uadc://masterindex/3191
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Virrey Conde de Paredes al rey. Carta sobre la actividad misionera en la California; observaciones del P. Kino.

Serial Number
030-00258
Title
Virrey Conde de Paredes al rey. Carta sobre la actividad misionera en la California; observaciones del P. Kino.
Author(s)
Cerda y Aragon, Tomas Antonio de la (Conde de Paredes)
Date
03-15-1686
Documentation
Mexico. March 15, 1686. Mf. Of transc.
Summary
Viceroy's report, based on Kino's observations, on mission activity on the California islands. (J. Grusin) (1976)
Persons
Cerda y Aragon, Tomas Antonio de la (Conde de Paredes)
Kino, Eusebio
Places
Californias (Islas)
First Location
AZTM. Jesuit Hist. Inst. Amer. Div., Tucson. Mf. J-03-A-11 Pastells Col. V. 015, p. 317-323
Original Location
AGI, Sevilla, Aud.Mexico, Leg. 0056(58-4-23)
Other Location
Razon y Fe Library, Madrid. Pastells Col. V. 015, p. 317-323 MOSU. Mf. Jesuitica. Pastells Col. rl. 0017 V. 015, p. 317-323
Language
Spanish
Notes
Weather reports drought of 22 months - all is ^sterile^
Batch Reference Number
1233
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Cerda y Aragon
Kino
Beginning Date Month
March
Beginning Date (repacked)
03-15-1686
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Text
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