Presidios (Establishment And Organization)

Hugo O'Conor al Juan Peru. Letter concerning presidial affairs.

Serial Number
300-00088
Title
Hugo O'Conor al Juan Peru. Letter concerning presidial affairs.
Author(s)
O'conor, Hugo (Comandante Inspector)
Date
02-25-1775
Documentation
Carrizal. February 25, 1775. 3p. Letter. Informe. Original.
Summary
O'conor instructs Peru to send his Sergeant, detachment of soldiers with mounts, provisions for 15 days to join capitan Gil, to rapidly finish fabrica material of Janos, and to replenish presidial stock. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
O'conor, Hugo (Comandante Inspector)
Peru, Juan (Capitan de Janos Presidio)
Gil, Nicolas (Capitan de San Buenaventura Presidio)
Ojeda, Thomas de (Teniente)
Places
Carrizal (Presidio)
Janos (Presidio)
San Buenaventura (Presidio)
First Location
TXU, Lat. Amer. Col. Janos folder 002 sec. 04 pp. 015-017
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Lac, Janos F. 002 Sec. 04 pp. 015-017
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4520
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
O'conor
Peru
Gil
Ojeda
Beginning Date Month
February
Beginning Date (repacked)
02-25-1775
Type
Text
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uadc://masterindex/929
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Hugo O'Conor al Juan Bautista Peru. Letters concerning inspection of Janos presidio.

Serial Number
300-00076
Title
Hugo O'Conor al Juan Bautista Peru. Letters concerning inspection of Janos presidio.
Author(s)
O'conor, Hugo (Comandante Inspector)
Date
01-00-1774
Documentation
Janos. Janauray, 1774. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary
Four letters concerning inspection of Janos presidio by O'Conor, instructing Peru to assemble men, horseherd, etc. O'Conor also informs Peru that under new reglamento, presidial capitanes are forbidden to be involved in supplying provisions to their troops. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
O'conor, Hugo (Comandante Inspector)
Peru, Juan Bautista (Capitan de Janos Presidio)
Places
Janos (Presidio)
First Location
TXU, Lat. Amer. Col. Janos folder 002 sec. 03 pp. 001-013
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Lac, Janos F. 002 Sec. 03 pp. 001-013
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4508
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
O'conor
Peru
Beginning Date (repacked)
1774
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/917
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Hugo O'Conor al Juan Peru. Letter concerning Apache peace proposals.

Serial Number
300-00074
Title
Hugo O'Conor al Juan Peru. Letter concerning Apache peace proposals.
Author(s)
O'conor, Hugo (Comandante Inspector)
Date
12-04-1772
Documentation
Chiguagua. December 4, 1772. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary
O'conor notes that Peru has informed him various Apache capitanes proposing peace with presidios of Janos, Buenaventura in order to facilitate their Mescal harvest, live securely in one area while they raid others. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
O'conor, Hugo (Comandante Inspector)
Peru, Juan (Capitan del Janos Presidio)
Munoz, Manuel (Capitan)
Places
Rio del Norte (Rio)
Janos (Presidio)
Buenaventura (Presidio)
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
First Location
TXU, Lat. Amer. Col. Janos folder 002 sec. 01 pp. 033-034
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Lac, Janos F. 002 Sec. 01 pp. 033-034
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4504
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
O'conor
Peru
Munoz
Beginning Date Month
December
Beginning Date (repacked)
12-04-1772
Type
Text
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Pedro Corbalan. Instruction de don Pedro Corbalan sobre el modo de hacer la expedicion de Sonora.

Serial Number
300-00068
Title
Pedro Corbalan. Instruction de don Pedro Corbalan sobre el modo de hacer la expedicion de Sonora.
Author(s)
Corbalan, Pedro
Date
04-22-1766
Documentation
Mexico. April 22, 1766. 20p. Instruccion. Original.
Summary
Concerns proposed expedition to Cerro Prieto to attack Seri, Pima rebels there. Corbalan describes Cerro Prieto, noting its rugged terrain, and many thickets (malezas) impeding movement. States Seris, Pimas live in canyons there. Vividly describes hardships such a military campaign would entail, especially for european soldiers unaccustomed to desert. Indian guerrilla tactics. Notes need for 200 soldiers- 100 dragones, 100 Infanteria, 300 Opata auxiliaries, 200 Yaqui auxiliaries. Opatas called muy fiel, and los mejores Guerreros despues de los Jovas. Yaquis to serve primarily as laborers. Feels 150 soldiers can be secured from six Sonora presidios, especially those of Altar, Buenavista and San Miguel, since Fronteras, Tubac, Terrenate have to guard against Apache. Total expedition to consist of 1050 men- 550 Spaniards (200 infantry, the rest cavalry, including 200 Milicianos), 300 Indian auxiliaries. Soldiers cautioned to treat Indian auxiliaries well. 200 men to be sent in Canoas to Tiburon to cut off rebel retreat, rest of troops to surround, penetrate Cerro Prieto. Discusses procurement of food supplies, other necessities. Describes problem of finding enough ships to bring troops from Matanchel, Acapulco to Guaymas. States pearl boats may be used, but no saber con puntualidad el numero de los sugetos que hacen Este trafico. describes benefits- both material, spiritual, to be gained from Seri, Pima reduccion. Excellent overview of preparations for military campaign. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Corbalan, Pedro
Places
Cerro Prieto
Guaymas (Puerto)
Pitic
California (Golfo)
Opam-Guaymas (Real de Minas)
San Joseph de Guaymas (Mision, Despoblada)
Colorado (Rio)
Matanchel
Guadalajara
Acapulco
Hiaqui (Yaqui) (Rio)
Grande (Rio)
Terrenate (Presidio)
Tubac (Presidio)
Fronteras (Presidio)
Altar (Presidio)
San Miguel de Horcasitas (Presidio)
Buenavista (Presidio)
Tiburon (Isla)
Ostimuri (Provincia)
Sonora (Provincia)
Gila (Rio)
Ethnic Groups
Seris
Pimas
Opatas
Jovas
Yaquis
Apaches
Papagos
Moquis
First Location
TXU, Lat. Amer. Col. Wbs no. 1737 pp. 001-020
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Lac, Wbs no. 1737 pp. 001-020
Language
Spanish
Notes
Document damaged, illegible in places.
Batch Reference Number
4619
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Corbalan
Beginning Date Month
April
Beginning Date (repacked)
04-22-1766
Type
Text
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Cunatas, Cargados, Borradores, Janos, Gallo presidios, 1715- 1766.

Serial Number
300-00067
Title
Cunatas, Cargados, Borradores, Janos, Gallo presidios, 1715- 1766.
Date
00--1-1766
Documentation
Janos, Gallo presidios. 1715-1766. Original.
Summary
Cuentas, cargados, borradores of Gallo, Janos presidios, 1715-66 includes rations supplied to, debts owed by presidial soldiers. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Places
San Pedro del Gallo (Presidio)
San Phelipe y Santiago de Janos (Presidio)
First Location
TXU, Lat. Amer. Col. Janos folder 001 sec. 02 pp. 001-203
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Lac, Janos F. 001 Sec. 02 pp. 001-203
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4493
UAIR Filtering Fields
Beginning Date (repacked)
1766
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/908
ISO 369-1 Language code
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Capitan Juan Baptista de Leizaola, et al. Documents concerning land dispute involving Gallo presidio.

Serial Number
300-00057
Title
Capitan Juan Baptista de Leizaola, et al. Documents concerning land dispute involving Gallo presidio.
Author(s)
Leizaola, Juan Baptista de (Capitan Vitalicio y Justicia del Gallo Presidio)
Date
00--1-1748
Documentation
San Pedro del Gallo. 1742-1748. 19p. Original. Signed.
Summary
Investigation concerning land dispute involving Gallo presidio. Capitan lezaola contends Sebastian Nunez donated Arroyo de Naicha land to Gallo presidio for use as pasture for horse herd. Related documents #24, pp.107-201, concerning litigation between Senora Juana de Ugarte and capitan Leizaola over disputed land. Lawsuit drags on until 1748. Also, #33,pp.245-46, 1759. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Leizaola, Juan Baptista de (Capitan Vitalicio y Justicia del Gallo Presidio)
Arruia, Antonio del (Teniente del Alcalde Mayor del Rio de Nasas)
Bargas, Joseph de (Gallo Soldier)
Minjares, Nicolas de (Gallo Soldier)
Nunez, Sevastian (Capitan)
Ugarte, Juana Xaviera de (Former Owner Arroyo Naicha)
Places
Naicha (Arroyo)
San Pedro del Gallo (Presidio)
Sombrerete (Real)
First Location
TXU, Lat. Amer. Col. Janos folder 001 sec. 01 pp. 087-106
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Lac, Janos F. 001 Sec. 01 pp. 087-106
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4490
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Leizaola
Arruia
Bargas
Minjares
Nunez
Ugarte
Beginning Date (repacked)
1748
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
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Gobernador Pedro de Barrio Junco y Espriella, and others. Documents concerning need for presidios in Nuevo Leon.

Serial Number
300-00048
Title
Gobernador Pedro de Barrio Junco y Espriella, and others. Documents concerning need for presidios in Nuevo Leon.
Author(s)
Barrio Junco y Espriella, Pedro de (Gobernador)
Date
01-00-1741
Date
03-00-1741
Documentation
Monterrey, linares. January-March, 1741. 65p. Letter. Auto. Transcription.
Summary
Documents relating to frontier military affairs in Nuevo Leon, 1741, including- peace treaty between gobernador Junco y Espriella and Francisco, Indian capitan general of Tortugas, Guamarejos and other Indian groups- Indians given presents, declined to live in pueblos porque Estavan bien en los monttes, but promised to keep peace; peace treaty with Andres, Indian leader of Cacalotes; peace treaty with Tomas, Indian leader of Nazas; peace treaty with Andres Trevino, Indian leader of Cadimas, peace treaty with Domingo Juan de Leon, capitan of agutipejos, peace treaty with Juan de la Cruz, capitan of Pajantos; peace treaty with Marcos de Villanueva, capitan of Pintos Pamoranos, Quiniquanos, Come Crudos and other groups; peace treaty with Francisco Galvan capitan of Narizes; peace treaty with Indian leaders of rancherias of Pinto, Quiniquano, Pamorano Indians; petition of Monterrey vecinos for 90 presidial soldiers to be stationed in Nuevo Leon; petition of sargento mayor Sanchez de Zamora for 2 presidios of 60 soldiers each; testimony of various vecinos concerning ruin of province due to Indian raids, especially theft of livestock which Indians carry off to Sierra de Tamaulipas; gobernador Junco y Espriella's assessment of problem, noting inadequacy of Boca de Leones (7 soldiers), Cerralbo (12 soldiers) presidios, citing need for presidiales in Linares area to guard farms, haciendas de oveja of eastern Nuevo Leon. Boca de Leones presidio functioned solely to guard mines. Cerralbos 30 leagues away. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Barrio Junco y Espriella, Pedro de (Gobernador de Nuevo Leon)
Sanchez de Robles, Juan Francisco (Sargento Mayor)
Garza, Joseph Adriano de la (Capitan)
Francisco (Capitan of the Tortuga y Guamarejo Indians)
Andres (Capitan of Cacalote Indians)
Trevino, Andres (Capitan of Cadima Indians)
Tomas (Capitan of Naza Indians)
Leon, Domingo Juan de (Capitan of Aguatipejo Indians)
Cruz, Juan de la (Capitan of Pajarito Indians)
Villanueva, Marcos de (Capitan of Pinto, Pamorano, Quiniquano, Come Crudo Indians)
Galvan, Francisco (Capitan of Nariz Indians)
Villarreal, Geronimo de (Capitan of Pamarano Rancheria)
Isidro, Juan (Capitan of Quiniquano Rancheria)
Garza, Salvador Francisco de la (Capitan of Pinto Rancheria)
Cantu, Lorenzo (Capitan)
Garcia Guerra, Pedro (Alcalde Mayor de Linares)
Places
Nuevo Leon (Provincia)
San Phelipe de Linares (Villa)
Monterrey (Ciudad)
Tampico (Barra, Puerto)
Cadereyta (Villa)
San Antonio de los Llanos (Valle)
Tamaulipas (Sierra)
Pilon (Valle)
Guaxuco (Valle)
San Pedro de Boca de Leones (Real, Presidio)
San Gregorio de Cerralbo (Presidio)
Ethnic Groups
Tortugas
Guamarejos
Cacalotes
Nazas
Cadimas
Aguatipejos
Pajaritos
Pintos
Quedejenos
Pamoranos
Quiniquanos
Come Crudos
Narizes
Xanambres
Tlascaltecos
First Location
TXU, Lat. Amer. Col. Sa no. 0036 pp. 001-065
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Lac, Sa no. 0036 pp. 001-065
Language
Spanish
Notes
No archival identification in catalogue or on typescript itself. Don't know where original is.
Batch Reference Number
4540
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Barrio Junco y Espriella
Sanchez de Robles
Garza
Francisco
Andres
Trevino
Tomas
Leon
Cruz
Villanueva
Galvan
Villarreal
Isidro
Garza
Cantu
Garcia Guerra
End Date Month
March
Beginning Date (repacked)
1741
End Date (repacked)
03-00-1741
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/889
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Manuel Diaz al padre visitador Antonio Martin. Letters concerning arrival of Tarahumara auxiliaries.

Serial Number
300-00035
Title
Manuel Diaz al padre visitador Antonio Martin. Letters concerning arrival of Tarahumara auxiliaries.
Author(s)
Diaz, Manuel
Date
05-11-1740
Date
06-14-1740
Documentation
Alamos, conicari. May 11-June 14, 1740. 3p. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary
Notes imminent arrival of 200 Tarahumara auxiliaries, gobernador's efforts to gather together additional 100 soldiers. Describes effect of revolt in Mayo area. States that although there are 30 soldiers in presidio (Sinaloa?), 70-80 vecinos, still not enough troops to quell rebellion. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Diaz, Manuel (Sj)
Martin, Antonio (Visitador, Sj)
Places
Camoa (Pueblo)
Alamos (Real)
Bacum (Pueblo)
Cocorina (Cocorit) (Pueblo)
Baroyeca
Covirimpo (Pueblo)
Ethnic Groups
Tarahumaras
Yaquis
Mayos
First Location
TXU, Lat. Amer. Col. Wbs no. 0902 pp. 139; 165-167
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Lac, Wbs no. 0902 pp. 139; 165-167
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4603
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Diaz
Martin
Beginning Date Month
May
End Date Month
June
Beginning Date (repacked)
05-11-1740
End Date (repacked)
06-14-1740
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/876
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Gobernador Juan Joseph de Vertiz y Hontanon. Auto de guerra concerning proposed campaign against hostile Indians of eastern Nueva Vizcaya.

Serial Number
300-00027
Title
Gobernador Juan Joseph de Vertiz y Hontanon. Auto de guerra concerning proposed campaign against hostile Indians of eastern Nueva Vizcaya.
Author(s)
Vertiz y Hontanon, Juan Joseph de (Gobernador y Capitan General del Nueva Vizcaya)
Date
07-03-1737
Documentation
San Phelipe. July 3, 1737. Auto. Original. Signed.
Summary
Gobernador Vertiz y Hontanon notes widespread Indian attacks, mentions difficulties campaigning against Indians in their mountainous terrain, purposes creation of compania volante of 30 soldiers -6 from each of Nueva Vizcaya presidios- 10 Indian auxiliaries- 5 from Nasas, 5 from Conchos-to maintain constant pursuit of hostile Indians, provides detailed itinerary of such a campaign. Also mentions anuales mariscadas, perhaps in reference to Indian campaigns. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Vertiz y Hontanon, Juan Joseph de (Gobernador y Capitan General del Nueva Vizcaya)
Places
San Phelipe (Villa)
Pasaje (Presidio)
San Pedro del Gallo (Presidio)
San Miguel del Cerrogordo (Presidio)
Rio de Nasas (Pueblo)
Conchos (Pueblo)
Pelayo (Aguaje)
San Bernardo (Aguaje)
Tinaja (Paraje)
San Blas (Paraje)
Remedios (Paraje)
Canas (Paraje)
San Xavier (Paraje)
Chupaderos (Paraje)
Pardinas (Puerto)
Santiago de Mapimi (Presidio)
Conchos (Presidio)
First Location
TXU, Lat. Amer. Col. Janos folder 001 sec. 01 pp. 069-075
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Lac, Janos F. 001 Sec. 01 pp. 069-075
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4487
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Vertiz y Hontanon
Beginning Date Month
July
Beginning Date (repacked)
07-03-1737
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/868
ISO 369-1 Language code
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El rey al virrey Marques de Casafuerte. Sobre la fundacion del presidio en Boca de Leones, del Nuevo Reino de Leon.

Serial Number
300-00019
Title
El rey al virrey Marques de Casafuerte. Sobre la fundacion del presidio en Boca de Leones, del Nuevo Reino de Leon.
Author(s)
El Rey
Date
10-01-1727
Documentation
San Ildefonso. October 1, 1727. 3p. Cedula. Copy. Transcription.
Summary
Royal cedula and viceregal obedecimiento concerning proposal to found presidio at real de Boca de Leones in Nuevo Leon. Gobernador de Nuevo Leon Barbadillo wants new presidio of 14 men and Cabo. Miners, missionaries want 25 men. Former viceroy marques de Balero wanted to take 200 pesos out of salaries of presidial soldiers at Monterrey, Cadereyta to pay for soldiers who would only act as escorts for haciendas. King decides to consider the matter further and take no immediate action. Viceroy agrees. Reasons for new presidio- attacks of indios barbaros. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons
Barbadillo, Francisco de (Gobernador de Nuevo Leon)
Marques de Casafuerte (Virrey)
Marques de Balero (Virrey)
Felipe V (Rey)
Places
Boca de Leones (Real, Presidio)
Monterrey (Presidio)
Cadereyta (Presidio)
San Ildefonso
Nuevo Leon (Provincia)
First Location
TXU, Lat. Amer. Col. Sa no. 0024-0025 pp. 001-002; 001
Original Location
TXU, Austin, Lac, Sa no. 0024-0025 pp. 001-002; 001
Language
Spanish
Batch Reference Number
4537
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Barbadillo
Beginning Date Month
October
Beginning Date (repacked)
10-01-1727
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/860
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