Military Personnel

Letters of governor Fayni to viceroy Bucareli and related responses

Serial Number
041-01068
Title
Letters of governor Fayni to viceroy Bucareli and related responses
Author(s)
Fayni, Josef
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria
Date
01-11-1773
Date
02-10-1773
Documentation
Mexico/Durango. January 11 - February 10, 1773. 10p. Letter, drafts. Original, signed
Summary
Concerns replacement of late captain of Cerro Gordo; forwarding of papers to O'Conor; and posting of proclamation on prohibited beverages. (J. Williams, March 1987)
Persons
Fayni, Josef
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Frey)
O'conor, Hugo (Teniente Coronel)
Bustamente y Tagela, Bernardo Antonio (Capitan)
Villaverde, Manuel (Capitan)
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo
Martinez de Concha, Jacinto
Places
Mexico
Durango
Chiguagua (Villa)
Nueva Vizcaya
Guajuquilla (Presidio)
Cerro Gordo (Presidio)
Monclova
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 043 ff. 070-076
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 043 ff. 070-076
Language
Spanish
Notes
Out of order
Reference Number
4300016
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Fayni
Bucareli y Ursua
Person Last Name
Fayni
Bucareli y Ursua
O'conor
Bustamente y Tagela
Villaverde
Ugarte y Loyola
Martinez de Concha
Beginning Date Month
January
End Date Month
February
Beginning Date (repacked)
01-11-1773
End Date (repacked)
02-10-1773
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/5415
ISO 369-1 Language code
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Letters of viceroy Bucareli, governor Fayni, Zatarain, San Vicente and Oxinaga concerning recent Indian attacks in Nueva Vizcaya

Serial Number
041-01063
Title
Letters of viceroy Bucareli, governor Fayni, Zatarain, San Vicente and Oxinaga concerning recent Indian attacks in Nueva Vizcaya
Author(s)
Fayni, Josef
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria
Zatarain, Luis Maria
San Vicente, Juan
Oxinaga, Domingo
Date
02-06-1773
Date
03-17-1773
Documentation
Mexico, Durango, Chihuahua, valle de San Bartholome, n.s las mercedes del oro. Letters. Originals. Feb-March1773.
Summary
Concerns various Indian attacks and Spanish responses in province; various authors emphasize how Indian wars are destroying province; includes notes on savageness of combat; governor Fayni forwards three letters (by Oxinaga, Zatarain and San Vicente) detailing specific accounts of combat, deaths, losses of livestock and arms and equipment. Viceroy Bucareli describes assignment of detachments of dragoons to Valle de San Bartolome; their logistical needs; and other presidio assignments. (J. Williams, March 1987)
Persons
Fayni, Josef (Theniente Coronel)
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Frey)
Oxinaga, Domingo
Zatarain, Luis Maria
San Vicente, Juan
Villaverde, Manuel (Capitan)
O'Conor, Hugo
Munoz, Manuel (Capitan)
Leinado, Nicolas
Olaves y Ozaetta, Juan Ygnacio
Urquidi, Agustin
Alcala, Juan Francisco
Ornantia, Anna
Places
Durango
Nueva Vizcaya
San Bartholome (Valle)
Real del Oro
Chihuahua
Torreon (Estancia)
Florido (Rio)
Guejuquilla
Lenadores, Sdro(?) Dos (Sierra)
Concepcion (Pueblo)
Olivas (Cienega)
Mercedes del Oro, Nuestra Senora de las (Real)
San Antonio (Hacienda)
Jugo (Hacienda)
Canutillo
Potrero de Dominguez
San Xavier
Zerro Gordo (Presidio)
Balsequillo (Hacienda)
Concepsion (Hacienda)
Guxuquilla (Presidio)
Gila (Rio)
Bocas(?)
Ethnic Groups
Apaches Gilenos
Taramuares
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 043 ff. 046-054
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 043 ff. 046-054
Language
Spanish
Notes
Out of order, ff. 47 & 51 badly bled through
Reference Number
4300011
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Fayni
Bucareli y Ursua
Zatarain
Zatarain
Person Last Name
Fayni
Bucareli y Ursua
Oxinaga
Zatarain
San Vicente
Villaverde
O'Conor
Munoz
Leinado
Olaves y Ozaetta
Urquidi
Alcala
Ornantia
Beginning Date Month
February
End Date Month
March
Beginning Date (repacked)
02-06-1773
End Date (repacked)
03-17-1773
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/5410
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
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Letters and fragment of a letter from governor Fayni to viceroy Bucareli

Serial Number
041-01062
Title
Letters and fragment of a letter from governor Fayni to viceroy Bucareli
Author(s)
Fayni, Josef
Date
02-27-1773
Documentation
Durango. February 27, 1773. 4p. Letter, fragment. Original, signed
Summary
Concerns movement of detachments of dragones de Mexico to Valle de San Bartholome; their logistical requirements; notes that they had originally been scheduled to serve on exterior frontier; fragment describes combat and strategy used against barbarians. (J. Williams, March 1987)
Persons
O'conor, Hugo
Fayni, Josef
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Frey
Places
San Bartholome (Valle)
Guejuquilla
Cerro Gordo
Torreon (Hacienda
Military Groups
Dragones de Mexico
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 043 ff. 043-044
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 043 ff. 043-044
Language
Spanish
Notes
Out of order
Reference Number
4300010
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
O'conor
Fayni
Bucareli y Ursua
Beginning Date Month
February
Beginning Date (repacked)
02-27-1773
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/5409
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Letter of viceroy Bucareli to governor Fayni

Serial Number
041-01060
Title
Letter of viceroy Bucareli to governor Fayni
Date
03-05-1773
Documentation
Mexico. March 5, 1773. 4p. Letter, draft. Original
Summary
Concerns implementation of new regulation of presidios (1772); includes details on presidio transfers; difficulties of garrisons at new sites; Indian depredations in various frontier regions; and reinforcement of northern Sonoran presidios with Cuerpo volante of Chihuahua. (J. Williams, March 1987)
Persons
Fayni, Josef
O'conor, Hugo (Comandante Inspector)
Places
Durango
Coahuila
Julimes (Presidio)
Cerro Gordo (Presidio)
San Sava (Presidio)
Santa Rosa (Presidio)
Monclova (Presidio)
Rio del Norte
Sonora
Fronteras (Presidio)
Terrenate (Presidio)
Tubac (Presidio)
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
Military Groups
Cuerpo Volante
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 043 ff. 040-041
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 043 ff. 040-041
Language
Spanish
Notes
Pages badly water-marked
Reference Number
4300008
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Fayni
O'conor
Beginning Date Month
March
Beginning Date (repacked)
03-05-1773
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/5407
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
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Letters of governor Fayni, various field comanders, and viceroy Bucareli concerning bandit-rebels

Serial Number
041-01055
Title
Letters of governor Fayni, various field comanders, and viceroy Bucareli concerning bandit-rebels
Author(s)
Fayni, Josef
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria
Xinaga, Domingo
Balenzuelas, Francisco Xavier
Date
11-29-1772
Date
07-13-1773
Documentation
Durango/Mexico/Santiago de Papasquiaro/Valle de San Bartolome. November 29, 1772 - July 13, 1773. 30p. Letter, draft, circular letter. Original, signed
Summary
Concerns military problems caused by a force of rebels made up of Apostate Indians and renegades menacing Valle de San Bartholome; includes many interesting details on rebels use of spies; size and organization of their forces (more than 1700 men); ethnic composition and origins of members of their group; their leader (Calaxtrin);their tactics and strategy; their capture and conversion of other Tarahumar Indians, including women; their arms and equipment; importance of criminals in the group; their use of Peyote to persuade captives to join rebellion; rebel bases in mountains; their use of captured livestock for meat; their commerce with barbarian Indians for arrows and hides; use of auxiliaries against rebels; population losses resulting from rebel raids; an exploration of rebels home in San Francisco mountains by balenzeula; recent presidio transfers and resulting strategic situation; recognition that rebel Tarahumaras are a serious threat to province; and viceroy's insistence on importance of new presidio line. (J. Williams, March 1987)
Persons
Fayni, Josef (Theniente Coronel)
Xinaga, Domingo (Alcalde Mayor de Valle de San Bartholome)
Balensuela, Francisco Xavier
Antonio(?)
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Frey)
O'Conor, Hugo (Theniente)
Campa, Antonio
Calaxtrin
Canastrin (Caudillo de las Tropas de los Rebeldes)
Camacho, Pedro Alonso
Places
Canutillo
San Bartholome (Valle)
Santa Barbara (Jurisdiccion)
Almoloya (Sierra)
Agustin (Estancia)
Balzequillo (Hacienda)
Papasquiaro (Valle)
Durango
San Salvador (Hacienda)
Rosario (Sierra)
Chihuahua
Tettas de Juana (Aguaje)
Real del Oro (Haciendas del Jurisdicciones de)
San Bartholome (Valle)
Sayaniquilpan, San Francisco (Pueblo)
Guichapan (Jurisdiccion)
Tirazano (Pueblo de Tepehuanes)
Las Bocas (Pueblo)
Coahuila
Guadalajara
Cerro Gordo
Nueva Vizcaya
Las Vecinas (Sierra)
Ethnic Groups
Mulatos
Taraumares
Apaches
Cholomes
Negros
Lobos
Tepehuanes
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 043 ff. 005-021
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 043 ff. 005-021
Language
Spanish
Notes
Out of order, folio 10 not legible
Reference Number
4300003
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Fayni
Bucareli y Ursua
Xinaga
Xinaga
Person Last Name
Fayni
Xinaga
Balensuela
Antonio
Bucareli y Ursua
O'Conor
Campa
Calaxtrin
Canastrin
Camacho
Beginning Date Month
November
End Date Month
July
Beginning Date (repacked)
11-29-1772
End Date (repacked)
07-13-1773
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
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ISO 369-1 Language code
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Letters between Virrey(?), Fayni, and Croix concerning military campaign, Indian hostilities.

Serial Number
041-01034
Title
Letters between Virrey(?), Fayni, and Croix concerning military campaign, Indian hostilities.
Author(s)
Virrey(?)
Fayni, Josef
Croix, Marques de
Date
04-25-1770
Date
10-30-1771
Documentation
Mexico, Nasas, Chiguagua. April 29, 1770 - December 2, 1771. 56p. Letters. Originals, signed, copies.
Summary
Virrey(?) Acknowledges receipt of Fayni's letter reporting Indian hostilities; mentions intent to use military force against Indians. Fayni mentions March of troops to Chiguagua; acknowledges receipt of Galvez' promotion to captain, praises Galvez' spirit. Suggests that Galvez gather force to attack Indian settlements. Recounts Galvez' attack on Indian settlement and Indians' subsequent retaliation. Notes practice of cutting off parts of enemies ears as threat. Mentions Galvez' encounter with armed group of muleteers and Pasajeros. Fayni reports Indian and Vecino hostilities, virrey(?) Responds by issuing autos authorizing punishment to deter future crimes; naming Galvez for job. Fayni mentions Opata-Apache war; reports disrepair of firearms; mentions request of Indian Espinosa to fight against Indians; acknowledges receipt of orders concerning Cuellar's prison and Velazquez' commission. Relocation in Spain. (S. Gibbs, October 1987)
Persons
Oconor, Hugo (Comandante)
Fayni, Josef
Cumplido, Mateo
Cruz, Juan de la
Feliz, Lucas
Cuellar, Lope de
Croix, Marques de
Galvez, Bernardo de (Capitan)(Comandante de las Fronteras)
Gil, Nicolas (Teniente)
Espinosa, Marian
Velazquez, Juan
Arriaga, Julian de
Echevest, Juan Joseph de
Places
Durango
Encinillas (Hacienda)
Aalapa, San Lucas de
Chiguagua (Villa)
Nasas (Rio)
Sonora
Julimes (Presidio)
Parras
Mapimi
Chiguagua
Santa Cruz (Hacienda)
San Luis Potosi
Guanajuato (Legion)
Parral
Colorado (Rio)
Durango (Rancho)
San Bartolome (Valle)
Javonera (Hacienda)
Goajugilla
Ethnic Groups
Opatas
Apaches
nortes
Cholomes
San Pedrenos
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 042 ff. 203-231
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 042 ff. 203-231
Language
Spanish
Notes
Out of order. Incomplete
Reference Number
4200052
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Virrey
Fayni
Fayni
Croix
Person Last Name
Oconor
Fayni
Cumplido
Cruz
Feliz
Cuellar
Croix
Galvez
Gil
Espinosa
Velazquez
Arriaga
Echevest
Beginning Date Month
April
End Date Month
October
Beginning Date (repacked)
04-25-1770
End Date (repacked)
10-30-1771
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
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ISO 369-1 Language code
es
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Letters between Fayni and Virrey(?) concerning vacancies in military positions.

Serial Number
041-01033
Title
Letters between Fayni and Virrey(?) concerning vacancies in military positions.
Author(s)
Fayni, Josef
Virrey(?)
Date
01-19-1771
Date
10-18-1771
Documentation
Durango, Mexico. August 6, 1771 - November 23, 1771. 9p. Letters. Originals, signed.
Summary
Fayni mentions previous order to notify captains, governors of vacancies in positions of lt. And Alferez; choose interim officers. Virrey(?) Emphasizes importance of officers to support kingdom; mentions order placed by preceeding virrey (Criox) stating that candidates for office must submit record of their service in chaplaincies within 40 days of announcement to run. (S. Gibbs, October 1987)
Persons
Fayni, Joseph
Croix, Marques de
Arriaga, Julian (Fray y Bailio)
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Fray)
Places
Durango
Chiguagua
Saltillo (Villa)
Parral (Real)
Parras, Santa Maria de (Pueblo)
Chiguagua, San Felipe El Real de (Villa)
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 042 ff. 199-203
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 042 ff. 199-203
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
4200051
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Fayni
Person Last Name
Fayni
Croix
Arriaga
Bucareli y Ursua
Beginning Date Month
January
End Date Month
October
Beginning Date (repacked)
01-19-1771
End Date (repacked)
10-18-1771
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/5380
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
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Letter from Virrey(?) to Faini acknowledging receipt of Faini's petition for rank of coronel.

Serial Number
041-01016
Title
Letter from Virrey(?) to Faini acknowledging receipt of Faini's petition for rank of coronel.
Author(s)
Virrey(?)
Date
09-12-1772
Documentation
Mexico. September 29, 1772. 2p. Letter. Original.
Summary
(S. Gibbs, October 1987)
Persons
Faini, Josef
Places
Durango
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 042 ff. 110-111
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 042 ff. 110-111
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
4200034
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Faini
Beginning Date Month
September
Beginning Date (repacked)
09-12-1772
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/5363
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
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Letters from Virrey(?) to Fayni about Gueypo's recommendation and campaign of 1772.

Serial Number
041-01015
Title
Letters from Virrey(?) to Fayni about Gueypo's recommendation and campaign of 1772.
Author(s)
Virrey(?)
Date
06-13-1772
Documentation
Mexico. June 30, 1772 - July 15, 1772. 8p. Letters, drafts. Originals.
Summary
Virrey(?) Responds positively to Fayni's recommendation of Indians wears out men needlessly. Relates unsuccessful rebellion of Tepehuanes. (S. Gibbs, October 1987)
Persons
Fayni, Joseph
Gueypo de Llano, Pedro Antonio (Correrigor)
Oconor, Hugo (Teniente Coronel)
Frevino, Francisco (Fray)
Places
Chiguagua
Durango
Lajas (Partido)
Ilamatepec, San Antonio De
Ethnic Groups
Tepehuanes
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 042 ff. 106-110
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 042 ff. 106-110
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
4200033
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Fayni
Gueypo de Llano
Oconor
Frevino
Beginning Date Month
June
Beginning Date (repacked)
06-13-1772
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/5362
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
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Letters from Virrey(?) to Fayni concerning military campaign of 1772.

Serial Number
041-01012
Title
Letters from Virrey(?) to Fayni concerning military campaign of 1772.
Author(s)
Virrey(?)
Date
03-18-1772
Date
05-15-1772
Documentation
Mexico. April 22, 1772 - June 9, 1772. 19p. Letters. Original.
Summary
Mentions that Indians are strongest at San Bartholome, promotes quick action. Mentions previous Inspections by Ruvi; documents of Croix advocating strong presidio line. Remarks that past methods worked to maintain peace. Wishes Oconor success. Virrey declares Fayni to be sufficiently equipped to execute duties. Supports Oconor totally. Urges Fayni to be efficient. Acknowledges receipt of Fayni's recommendation of Villaverde. (S. Gibbs, October 1987)
Persons
Fayni, Josef
Oconor, Hugo (Teniente Coronel)
Ruvi, Marques de (Teniente General)
Croix, Marques de
Gudino, Francisco (Teniente)
Villaverde, Manuel (Capitan)
Places
Durango
Chihuahua (Frontera)
San Bartholome (Valle)
Farauma Alto
Coahuila
San Juan Nepomuceno (Real)
Zerro Gordo (Presidio)
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 042 ff. 089-099
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 042 ff. 089-099
Language
Spanish
Notes
Out of order.
Reference Number
4200030
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Fayni
Oconor
Ruvi
Croix
Gudino
Villaverde
Beginning Date Month
March
End Date Month
May
Beginning Date (repacked)
03-18-1772
End Date (repacked)
05-15-1772
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/5359
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
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