Presidios (Establishment And Organization)

Virrey Balthazar de Zuniga y Guzman Sotomayor y Mendoza. Decreto ordering reduction Tejas Indians.

Serial Number
300-00017
Title
Virrey Balthazar de Zuniga y Guzman Sotomayor y Mendoza. Decreto ordering reduction Tejas Indians.
Author(s)
Zuniga y Guzman Sotomayor y Mendoza, Balthazar de (Virrey)
Date
01-02-1717
Documentation
Mexico. January 2, 1717. Original. Signed.
Summary
Virrey Zuniga calls for reduction Tejas Indians other neighboring nations, orders reformulation of Gallo presidio to accomplish this task. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Zuniga y Guzman Sotomayor y Mendoza, Balthazar de (Virrey)
Places
San Pedro del Gallo (Presidio)
Mexico
Ethnic Groups
Tejas
First Location
TXU, Lat. Amer. Col. Janos folder 001 sec. 01 no. 09
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Lac, Janos F. 001 Sec. 01 no. 009
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4483
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Zuniga y Guzman Sotomayor y Mendoza
Beginning Date Month
January
Beginning Date (repacked)
01-02-1717
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/858
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
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Virrey Luis Henriquez de Guzman. Para que se pongan dos presidios en el Nuevo Reino de Leon.

Serial Number
300-00005
Title
Virrey Luis Henriquez de Guzman. Para que se pongan dos presidios en el Nuevo Reino de Leon.
Author(s)
Guzman, Luis Henriquez de (Virrey)
Date
08-14-1652
Documentation
Mexico. August 14, 1652. 12p. Decreto. Copy. Transcription.
Summary
Viceregal decree establishing 2 presidios in Nuevo Leon, one at cerralvos, with 12 soldiers and capitan, one of Cadereyta, with 8 soldiers and capitan, to protect province against indios barbaros. Soldiers to be paid 450 pesos annually, capitanes 750 pesos, from real Caja de Zacatecas. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Zavala, Martin de (Gobernador de Nuevo Leon)
Guzman, Luis Enriquez de (Virrey, Conde de Alva)
Places
Nuevo Leon (Provincia)
Cerralvo (Villa)
Cadereyta (Villa)
Monterrey (Ciudad)
Salinas (Real)
Zucatecas (Ciudad)
First Location
TXU, Lat. Amer. Col. Sa no. 0005 pp. 001-012
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Lac, Sa no. 0005 pp. 001-012
Language
Spanish
Notes
Don't know where original is.
Batch Reference Number
4536
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Zavala
Guzman
Beginning Date Month
August
Beginning Date (repacked)
08-14-1652
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/846
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
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Gobernador Francisco de Urdinola (unsigned). Relacion de la entrada que hico el governor de la Nueva Vizcaya Francisco de Urdinola a la Conquista, castigo y pacificacion de los yndios. Xiximes.

Serial Number
300-00003
Title
Gobernador Francisco de Urdinola (unsigned). Relacion de la entrada que hico el governor de la Nueva Vizcaya Francisco de Urdinola a la Conquista, castigo y pacificacion de los yndios. Xiximes.
Author(s)
Urdinola, Francisco de (Gobernador)
Date
00-00-1610
Documentation
Durango. 1610. 12p. Relacion.
Summary
Urdinola describes expedition against xixime Indians, who were raiding Spanish settlements, pacified acaxee pueblos in area around Durango. Expedition began in October after rains and was composed of 150 vecinos and soldiers from San Hipolito, San Andres, Chiametla presidios, 1100 Indian auxiliaries, and 2 Jesuits, who remained with pacified Xiximes. Expedition cost more than 80,000 pesos, so to save money, Urdinola disbanded presidio San Andres, composed of capitan 6 soldiers at cost of 3300 pesos/year. Presence of silver veins noted. Urdinola also includes his relacion de la tierra de los Xiximes y de los Yndios ritos y cerimonias que usan, a brief ethnography noting architecture, population (1720), agriculture (maize, beans, squash, batatas o camo- (perhaps camote), cotton), wild food gathering (mescal, Tuna rica) Capote, goyava, textile arts, dress, agriculture (gallinas de Castilla, muchos Pajaros que llamamos goacamayas), and ceremonies, including ritual cannibalism and ceremony involving a virgin placed in a cave while men go to war. Excellent document. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Urdinola, Francisco de (Gobernador de Nueva Vizcaya)
Places
Durango (Villa)
San Andres (Real, Presidio)
Culiacan
Chiametla (Presidio)
San Hipolito (Presidio)
Ethnic Groups
Xiximes
Acaxees
Tepehuanes
First Location
TXU, Lat. Amer. Col. Jgi no. 1817 pp. 001-006
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Lac, Jgi no. 1817 pp. 001-006
Language
Spanish
Notes
Edges of pages have been trimmed- transcription some words lost.
Batch Reference Number
4535
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Urdinola
Beginning Date (repacked)
1610
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/844
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es
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Jose Rubio. Rubio's instructions to presidial garrisons.

Serial Number
300-00002
Title
Jose Rubio. Rubio's instructions to presidial garrisons.
Author(s)
Rubio, Jose
Date
ID-IO-N.D.
Documentation
N.p. n.d. 7p. Auto. Original.
Summary
Rubio's instructions to presidial garrisons under his command concerning Apache hostilities. Capitanes to divide forces in half, keeping one group on patrol at all times. Document incomplete. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Rubio, Joseph (Comandante Inspector)
Tapia, Narciso (Teniente de Janos Presidio)
Places
Carrizal (Presidio)
San Buenaventura (Presidio)
San Eleceario (Presidio)
Janos (Presidio)
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
First Location
TXU, Lat. Amer. Col. Janos folder 003 sec. 05 pp. 411-416
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Lac, Janos F. 003 Sec. 05 pp. 411-416
Language
Spanish
Notes
Document incomplete
Batch Reference Number
4557
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Rubio
Tapia
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/843
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es
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Capitan Juan Bautista Peru, et al. Appointment of Pedro Antonio Velarde as subalterno de Janos presidio.

Serial Number
300-00001
Title
Capitan Juan Bautista Peru, et al. Appointment of Pedro Antonio Velarde as subalterno de Janos presidio.
Author(s)
Peru, Juan Bautista (Capitan de Janos Presidio)
Date
None Given
Documentation
Janos. May 20, 1776. Auto. Signed. Copy.
Summary
5 officers of Janos presidio appoint Velarde, Chihuahua Vecino merchant as subalterno in compliance with new presidial reglamento. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Peru, Juan Bautista (Capitan de Janos Presidio)
Chacon, Jospeh Camilo (Teniente de Janos)
Villaverde, Alonso (Alferez de Janos)
Garcia Noriega, Joseph Anselmo (Capellan de Janos)
Parra, Juan Tomas de la (Sargento de Janos)
O'Conor, Hugo (Comandante Inspector)
Velarde, Pedro Antonio (Appointed Subalterno de Janos, Chihuahua Vecino, Merchant)
Places
Janos (Presidio)
First Location
TXU, Lat. Amer. Col. Janos folder 002 sec. 02 pp. 053-054
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Lac, Janos F. 002 Sec. 02 pp. 053-054
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Peru
Chacon
Villaverde
Garcia Noriega
Parra
O'Conor
Velarde
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/842
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Virrey Marques de Casafuerte. Letter concerning Texas- Louisiana frontier affairs.

Serial Number
290-00003
Title
Virrey Marques de Casafuerte. Letter concerning Texas- Louisiana frontier affairs.
Author(s)
Casafuerte, Marques de (Virrey)
Date
12-17-1733
Documentation
Mexico. December 17, 1733. Letter. Auto. Transcription.
Summary
Virrey's auto includes text of Bustillo y Zevallo's letter to him from Adaes presidio (11/26/1731). In response to viceregal order to move adae presidio because of Rivera's recommendations, Bustillo y Zevallos states that place Rivera picked is a swamp, and that no other location is suitable. In response to viceregal order prohibiting trade with French, Bustillo y Zevallos complies but warns that Adaes needs to trade for foodstuffs with French fort at Nachites to survive. Bustillo y Zevallos also notes that Apaches stole 70 Head of livestock, killed 2 soldiers at San Antonio presidio. States he sent 16 soldiers from Adaes, with Indian auxiliaries, to help French defend Nachites against attack by Nache Indians. Virrey marques de Casafuertes approves gobernador's actions, allows Adaes presidio to trade with Nachites for necessary foodstuffs only, orders Bustillo y Zevallos to replace 2 casualties at San Antonio presidio. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Casafuerte, Marques de (Virrey) (Juan de Acuna)
Bustillo y Zevallos, Juan Antonio (Gobernador de Texas)
Rivera, Pedro de (Brigadier)
San Denis, Luis de (French Comandante of Nachites)
Places
Nachitos (French Fuerte)
Nuestra Senora del Pilar de los Adaes (Presidio)
Texas (Provincia)
Sabinas (Rio)
Nachitos (Pueblo)
San Antonio (Presidio)
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
Naches
Franceses
First Location
TXU, Tex. Hist. Ctr. Nacogdoches arch. 2q292 839 v. 001 pp. 004-012
Original Location
TXA, Nacodoches, Texas. TXA. Nacogdoches Arch.
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4677
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Casafuerte
Bustillo y Zevallos
Rivera
San Denis
Beginning Date Month
December
Beginning Date (repacked)
12-17-1733
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/831
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
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Por fray Miguel Sevillano de Paredes al virrey. Providencias al resguande de las misiones y misioneros.

Serial Number
280-00019
Title
Por fray Miguel Sevillano de Paredes al virrey. Providencias al resguande de las misiones y misioneros.
Author(s)
Sevillano de Paredes, Miguel (Fray)
Date
04-05-1730
Documentation
Los Adays. April 5, 1730. 6p. Letter. Transcription.
Summary
Lists Indian alliances and linguistic groups. Recommends presidio locations. (R. Perez) (1977)
Persons
Sevillano de Paredes, Miguel (OFM)
Places
Los Adays (Mision)
Nuchi (Presidio)
San Antonio (Presidio)
Nachitos
Prieto (Rio)
Ethnic Groups
Adays
Catanacassas
Salineros
Cadodachos
Apaches
Nadasas
Cabocacis
Quisachis
Chicases
Vidais
Yojuanes
Dadoses
Nachitos
Ysaes
Nacodoches
Tejas
Ainais
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0531 folder 002
Original Location
SFO, Watsonville, California, K, 004, no. 007
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4714
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Sevillano de Paredes
Beginning Date Month
April
Beginning Date (repacked)
04-05-1730
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/824
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
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Del padre fray Francisco Hidalgo al senor virrey. Relacion de la provincia de Texas.

Serial Number
280-00006
Title
Del padre fray Francisco Hidalgo al senor virrey. Relacion de la provincia de Texas.
Author(s)
Hidalgo, Francisco (O.F.M.)
Date
11-04-1714
Documentation
San Francisco de los Tejas. November 4, 1714. 14p. Relacion. Transcription.
Summary
Geographic information- boundary landmarks, latitude-longitude coordinates, altitude. Describes- vegetation, water and Mineral resources, plant and animal resources. Ethnographic data (mostly on the Asinaic)- crops and other plant utilization, habitations, material culture, burial practices, use of Peyote, cohesiveness of the nation, domesticated animals. Mentions plagues. Makes recommendations for the location of presidios. (R. Perez) (1977)
Persons
Hidalgo, Francisco (O.F.M.)
Places
San Francisco de los Tejas (Mision)
Texas (Provincia)
Missuri (Rio)
La Palizada (Rio)
San Marcos (Rio)
Espiritu Santo (Rio)
Colorado (Rio)
Grande del Norte (Rio)
Ethnic Groups
Cadodachos
Nazonis
Nacitos
Nadzoos
Caynios
Tobacanas
Nachitozes
Yllinois
Pannis
Cayniguas
Apaches
First Location
CU-BANC. C-B 840 (Bolton Col.) no. 0510
Original Location
SFO, Watsonville, California, K, 001, no. 014
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4459
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Hidalgo
Beginning Date Month
November
Beginning Date (repacked)
11-04-1714
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/811
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
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Testimony regarding proposal for establishment of new pueblos and presidio in valle de la Canada.

Serial Number
275-05001
Title
Testimony regarding proposal for establishment of new pueblos and presidio in valle de la Canada.
Date
10-14-1712
Date
11-12-1712
Documentation
Santa Fe. October 14- November 12, 1712. 31 pages. Informs. Original.
Persons
Alencastre Norena y Silva, Fernando de (Virrey)(Duque de Linares
Cuervo de Valdez, Francisco
Flores Mogollon, Juan(Gobernador) (Capitan General)
Paez Hurtado, Juan (General)
Pinto, Roque de (Escribano)
Herrea y Sandoval, Thomas
Gonzalez, Isabel
Archuleta, Juan de
Lovato, Bartolome (Capitan)
Real de Aguilar,
Alva, Miguel Tenorio de (Capitan)
Arias de Quiroz, Diegoalphons Atienzia y Alcala, Joseph de (Aguacil Mayor)
Chavez, Fernando de
Quintana, Miguel de
Candelaria, Felix de la
Garcia Jurado Ramon
Montoya, Salvador
Places
Santa Fe
La Canada (Valle de)
San Diego de Pujuaque
Santa Maria de Grado
San Phelipe de Alburquerque
Santa Cruz (Villa)
Ethnic Groups
Baruanas
First Location
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 023 fr. 0001-0016.
Original Location
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 023 ff. 0001-0016.
Language
Spanish
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Alencastre Norena y Silva
Cuervo de Valdez
Flores Mogollon
Paez Hurtado
Pinto
Herrea y Sandoval
Gonzalez
Archuleta
Lovato
Real de Aguilar
Alva
Arias de Quiroz
Chavez
Quintana
Candelaria
Garcia Jurado Ramon
Montoya
Beginning Date Month
October
End Date Month
November
Beginning Date (repacked)
10-14-1712
End Date (repacked)
11-12-1712
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/783
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
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Melgares, Facundo. Report on members of the Santa Fee presidio company and their assignments.

Serial Number
275-03985
Title
Melgares, Facundo. Report on members of the Santa Fee presidio company and their assignments.
Author(s)
Melgares, Facundo (Gobernador)
Date
09-01-1821
Documentation
Santa Fee. September 1, 1821. 4 pages. Extracto de revista. Original. Signed.
Summary
(Robert H. Jackson) (1980)
Persons
Melgares, Facundo (Gobernador)
Cavallero, Jose (Alferez)
Places
Santa Fee (Presidio)
Nuevo Vizcaya (Provincia)
Ethnic Groups
Comanches
Navajoes
First Location
AZU Film 2182 rl. 20 fr. 0566-0569.
Original Location
SANM, Santa Fe, Span.Arch. 1621-1821, rl. 020 ff. 0566-0569.
Other Location
UNM-Zimmerman Library.
Language
Spanish
Notes
Twitchell Vol. II, no. 2952.
Batch Reference Number
11703
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Melgares
Cavallero
Beginning Date Month
September
Beginning Date (repacked)
09-01-1821
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/506
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es
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