Indians (Murder)

Joseph Saenz Moreno. Contra Domingo (alias el manco) por homicidio.

Serial Number
100-01708
Title
Joseph Saenz Moreno. Contra Domingo (alias el manco) por homicidio.
Author(s)
Domingo (Alias El Manco)
Date
07-00-1763
Documentation
San Joseph del Parral. July, 1763. 20p. Original. Signed.
Summary
Bartholome, Juan Joseph, Domingo, and Xavier, all indios taramauraes, were on their way to San Joseph del Parral to sell carbon. Domingo and Xavier attacked Juan Joseph, who owed them money, killing him with knives and metal-tipped arrows. They then attacked Bartholome, but did not kill him. He bore witness against them. Saenz Moreno sends people to return the belongings of Juan Joseph to his widow- Maria Regino. She already knew of her Husband's death, saying she heard from her compadre that two mulatos had done it. The compadre was not available for questioning. (P. Hayes) (1977)
Persons
Saenz Moreno, Joseph
Joseph, Juan (Tarahumara)
Domingo (Alias El Manco) Xavier (Tarahumara)
Acostta, Juan Ignacio de
Regino, Maria (Tarahumara, Wife of Juan Joseph)
Places
San Joseph del Parral
Carichiqui
First Location
AZU Film 0318 rl. 1763 fr. 0367-0377.
Original Location
AP, Parral, Mf. rl. 1763 fr. 0367-0377
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4017
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Saenz Moreno
Joseph
Domingo
Xavier
Acostta
Regino
Beginning Date (repacked)
1763
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15491
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Contra simon de seniseros, Nicolas de Castaneda y Juan angel (mulato). Poe el muerto del indio Juan.

Serial Number
100-01553
Title
Contra simon de seniseros, Nicolas de Castaneda y Juan angel (mulato). Poe el muerto del indio Juan.
Author(s)
Seniseros, Simon de
Castaneda, Nicolas de
Angel, Juan
Date
04-29-1729
Documentation
San Joseph del sausillo. April 29, 1729. 23p. Original. Signed.
Summary
Testimony regarding the murder of an indio, Juan, at los Sauses del Potrero. The 3 accused claim it was in self- defense, saying that as they came upon 2 indios and a Lobo, they were attacked by them. (R. Perez) (1977)
Persons
Seniseros, Simon de
Castaneda, Nicolas de
Angel, Juan (Mulato)
Juan (Indio Difunto)
Cayetano (Lobo)
Places
San Joseph de Sausillo
Los Sauses del Potrero
Ethnic Groups
Mulatos
Lobos
First Location
AZU Film 0318 rl. 1729a fr. 0502-0513.
Original Location
AP, Parral, Mf. rl. 1729a fr. 0502-0513
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
3239
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Seniseros
Castaneda
Angel
Person Last Name
Seniseros
Castaneda
Angel
Beginning Date Month
April
Beginning Date (repacked)
04-29-1729
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15336
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Diego Chacon. Causa criminal contra un indio por homicidias.

Serial Number
100-01526
Title
Diego Chacon. Causa criminal contra un indio por homicidias.
Author(s)
Chacon, Diego
Date
01-31-1727
Documentation
Santiago papasquiaro. January 31, 1727. 72p. Original. Signed.
Summary
Diego Chacon, a local Indian is accused of killing 2 people and injuring several others. Although the case is not resolved in this document, it does provide a good example of how the complicated Colonial judicial system treated Indians. The case takes at least one year. (T. Barnes) (1977)
Persons
Guzman Palamo, Agustin de (Alcalde Mayor)
Chacon, Diego (Indio)
Lopez de Carvajal, Joseph Sebastian (Gobernador)
Places
Papasquiaro
Durango
San Phelipe El Real
San Joseph del Parral
Ethnic Groups
Mulatos
First Location
AZU Film 0318 rl. 1727d fr. 2400-2436.
Original Location
AP, Parral, Mf. rl. 1727d fr. 2400-2436
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
3107
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Guzman Palamo
Chacon
Lopez de Carvajal
Beginning Date Month
January
Beginning Date (repacked)
01-31-1727
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15309
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Cause criminal against Indian Antonio for murder of his wife.

Serial Number
100-01314
Title
Cause criminal against Indian Antonio for murder of his wife.
Date
05-10-1710
Date
08-08-1710
Documentation
San Joseph de Parral. May 10-August 8, 1710. Original. Signed.
Summary
Series of documents concerning criminal case against Indian Antonio who murdered his wife. Evidence against Antonio given by Indian women named Magdalena. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Persons
Desa y Ulloa, Antonio de
Magdalena (Indian)
Antonio (Indian)
Ortiz de Zarate, Manuel
Places
Satebo
First Location
AZU Film 0318 rl. 1710 fr. 0341-0347.
Original Location
AP, Parral, Mf. rl. 1710 fr. 0341-0347
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
2657
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Desa y Ulloa
Magdalena
Antonio
Ortiz de Zarate
Beginning Date Month
May
End Date Month
August
Beginning Date (repacked)
05-10-1710
End Date (repacked)
08-08-1710
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15097
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Juan Andres de Alday. Administrativa en averiguacion sobre la muerte de el padre fray Santiago del Toral.

Serial Number
100-01275
Title
Juan Andres de Alday. Administrativa en averiguacion sobre la muerte de el padre fray Santiago del Toral.
Author(s)
Alday, Juan Andres de
Date
06-01-1705
Documentation
San Joseph del Parral. June 1, 1705. Original. Signed. 10 pages.
Summary
Report by capt. Juan Andres de Alday to Juan Fernandez de Cordoba on the death of a priest, fray padre Santiago del Toral, at the hands of Indians. (T. Barnes) (1976)
Persons
Toral, Santiago del (Padre) (Fray)
Fernandez de Cordoba, Juan
Alday, Juan Andres de (General)
Places
San Joseph del Parral
Gallo (Presidio del)
Pasaje del Agua Nueva
Cerro Gordo (Presidio de)
Florido (Rio)
First Location
AZU Film 0318 rl. 1705 fr. 0131-0136.
Original Location
AP, Parral, Mf. rl. 1705 fr. 0131-0136
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
2737
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Toral
Fernandez de Cordoba
Alday
Beginning Date Month
June
Beginning Date (repacked)
06-01-1705
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15058
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Auto criminal contra un indio por homocido.

Serial Number
100-01251
Title
Auto criminal contra un indio por homocido.
Date
07-08-1702
Date
09-00-1705
Documentation
Presidio de San Francisco de Conchos. 8 July 1702, to September, 1705. Auto. Original. Signed.
Summary
One Indian convicted of killing another. Sentenced to death. Court appointed lawyers appeal to the new governor and the Audiencia in Guadalajara. Sentence revoked by new governor and then re-instated by the Audiencia. Case takes 3 years. Good example of Spanish Colonial system of justice. (T. Barnes) (1976)
Persons
Rea, Juan Baptista de
Iturao, Joseph de
Molina, Diego de (Capitan)
Juan (Indio)
Carlos (Indio)
Retana, Juan de (General)
Fernandez de Cordoba, Juan (Maestro de Campo)
Places
Parral (Rio)
San Francisco de Conchos (Presidio)
Papigochi
Santa Barbara
San Francisco del Oro
Guadalajara
Ethnic Groups
Tarahumaras
Pimas
First Location
AZU Film 0318 rl. 1702a fr. 0574-0592.
Original Location
AP, Parral, Mf. rl. 1702a fr. 0574-0592
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
2139
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Rea
Iturao
Molina
Juan
Carlos
Retana
Fernandez de Cordoba
Beginning Date Month
July
End Date Month
September
Beginning Date (repacked)
07-08-1702
End Date (repacked)
09-00-1705
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/15034
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Autos criminales contra cuatro indios enemigos.

Serial Number
100-01193
Title
Autos criminales contra cuatro indios enemigos.
Date
03-05-1689
Documentation
San Joseph del Parral. 5 March 1689. Auto. Original. Signed.
Summary
Four Indians suspected in the murder of capt. Domingo de Apresa Falcon. They are cleared. What is important however, is the death of Domingo, a leading citizen in the area for many years. (T. Barnes) (1976)
Persons
Hurtado de Castilla, Juan (General)
Villarvel, Antonio de
Apressa Falcon, Domingo de (Capitan)
Alvarez de Soto, Luis (Capitan)
Retana, Juan de (General)
Places
San Joseph (Parral)
San Bartolome (Valle)
San Francisco de Conchos (Presidio)
Ethnic Groups
Conchos
Cibolas
First Location
AZU Film 0318 rl. 1688c fr. 1462-1480.
Original Location
AP, Parral, Mf. rl. 1688c fr. 1462-1480
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
2085
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Hurtado de Castilla
Villarvel
Apressa Falcon
Alvarez de Soto
Retana
Beginning Date Month
March
Beginning Date (repacked)
03-05-1689
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/14976
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Autos criminales contra Nicolas de Higuera por homicidios contra indios Pimas.

Serial Number
100-01190
Title
Autos criminales contra Nicolas de Higuera por homicidios contra indios Pimas.
Author(s)
Higuera, Nicolas de
Date
08-31-1688
Documentation
San Joseph del Parral. 31 August 1688. Auto. Original. Signed.
Summary
Nicolas de Higuera is accused and convicted of killing seven peaceful Pima Indians. He claimed they were spies. The Pimas revolt. Higuera is convicted and put to death. Good material on Pimas and problems they caused, especially after Higuera killed some of them. Excellent field reports. (T. Barnes) (1976)
Persons
Pardinas, Juan Isidro (General)
Castillo, Blas de (Capitan)
Higuera, Nicolas de
Quiros, Diego de (Capitan)
Places
San Joseph (Parral)
Sinaloa (Presidio)
Mototicachi (Pueblo)
Casas Grandes
Terucachi
Janos (Presidio)
Mexico (Ciudad)
Durango
Bacanuchi
Ethnic Groups
Pimas
First Location
AZU Film 0318 rl. 1688c fr. 1481-1599.
Original Location
AP, Parral, Mf. rl. 1688c fr. 1481-1599
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
2086
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Pardinas
Castillo
Higuera
Quiros
Beginning Date Month
August
Beginning Date (repacked)
08-31-1688
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/14973
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Autos criminales contra un indio llamado Alonso.

Serial Number
100-01183
Title
Autos criminales contra un indio llamado Alonso.
Date
03-10-1688
Documentation
San Joseph del Parral. 10 March 1688. Auto. Original. Signed.
Summary
Alonso is accused of general mayhem and possible murder against Christian Indians. His defense lawyer is able to lighten the charges. Sentence does not appear in the document. (T. Barnes) (1976)
Persons
Pardinas Villa de Francos, Juan Isidro
Ramos de la Vega, Diego
Munoz, Diego
Alonso (Indio)
Places
San Joseph (Parral)
San Bartolome (Valle)
Cuencame
Ethnic Groups
Jumas
Gauilanes
Tobosos
Conchos
First Location
AZU Film 0318 rl. 1688c fr. 1432-1461.
Original Location
AP, Parral, Mf. rl. 1688c fr. 1432-1461
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
2084
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Pardinas Villa de Francos
Ramos de la Vega
Munoz
Beginning Date Month
March
Beginning Date (repacked)
03-10-1688
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/14966
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Indian leader charged with murder.

Serial Number
100-01173
Title
Indian leader charged with murder.
Author(s)
Pacheco Ceballos, Francisco (Capitan)
Date
09-07-1686
Documentation
Valle de Bacanuchi. September 7, 1686. Original. Signed. Microfilm.
Summary
Canito Charged with murder and robbery as leader of combined band of Indians (Pimas, Jocomes, xuma and Janos). His state appointed lawyer does well, getting the sentence reduced from death to 2 years at hard labor, by appealing to the governor. An excellent example of Spanish judicial system and how Indians were treated in it. Part of his salvation is his conversion to catholocism while in jail. (T. Barnes) (1976)
Persons
Pacheco Ceballos, Francisco (Capitan)
Canito (Indio-Leader of Pimas)
Ayala, Diego de
Neira y Quiroga, Joseph de
Barba de Figueroa, Antonio (General)
Kino, Eusibio (Fray)
Places
Jesus (Valle de)
Cuencame
Gallo (Presidio de) Jesue (Valle de)
Cuencame
Gallo (Presidio de)
Ethnic Groups
Pimas
Jocomes
Xumas
Janos
First Location
AZU Film 0318 rl. 1686b fr. 0758-0803.
Original Location
AP, Parral, Mf. rl. 1686b fr. 0758-0803
Language
Spanish
Notes
Bacanuchi also spelled with a v, i.e., vacanuchi.
Batch Reference Number
2386
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Pacheco Ceballos
Canito
Ayala
Neira y Quiroga
Barba de Figueroa
Kino
Beginning Date Month
September
Beginning Date (repacked)
09-07-1686
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/14956
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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