Prisoners (War)

Letter in response to request to rescue Picuris from captivity

Serial Number
041-00918
Title
Letter in response to request to rescue Picuris from captivity
Author(s)
Cuerbo y Valdes, Francisco (Gobernador)
Garaycochea, Juan (Fray)
Date
07-03-1706
Date
01-22-1707
Documentation
Santa Fe. July 3, 1706. 14p.letter. Relacion. Signed. Copy.
Summary
Cuerbo y Valdes answers Garaycochea's letter about rescue of Picuries held captive by Apaches which was requested by their cazique Lorenzo. Governor questions two natives of Moqui about access to carry out rescue of such captives. Governor orders christianized Indians to help in defense of their own lives and properties against rebels. Autos pertaining to various happenings, from the appearance of a man on a queso de Sibola (See ff.56-61), to lack of enough missionaries to man doctrinas and missions in province, and why Picuries should be rescued from Apaches. (A. Dell'acqua, June 1987)
Persons
Cuerbo y Valdes, Francisco (Gobernador)
Garaycochea, Juan (Fray)
Holquin, Thomas (Capitan)
Roque Gutierrez, Juan (Capitan)
Paez, Juan (General)
Sisneros, Antonio de (Capitan)
Lorenzo (Cacique Picuri)
Iriarte, Manuel de (Sargento Mayor)
Matias, Salbador
Vargas Zapata Lujan Ponce de Leon, Diego de (Gobernador)
Fernandez de la Cueva Enriquez, Francisco (Virrey)
Places
Moqui
Santa Fe (Villa)
Guantelejo, Santo Domingo del (Pueblo)
Zuni (Provincia)
Alona (Pueblo)
Ethnic Groups
Picuries
Navajos
Apaches de Guantelejo
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 036 ff. 362-369
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 036 ff. 362-369
Language
Spanish
Notes
See ff. 0056-0061.
Reference Number
3600021
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Cuerbo y Valdes
Garaycochea
Person Last Name
Cuerbo y Valdes
Garaycochea
Holquin
Roque Gutierrez
Paez
Sisneros
Lorenzo
Iriarte
Matias
Vargas Zapata Lujan Ponce de Leon
Fernandez de la Cueva Enriquez
Beginning Date Month
July
End Date Month
January
Beginning Date (repacked)
07-03-1706
End Date (repacked)
01-22-1707
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
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ISO 369-1 Language code
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Governor Vidal de Lorcas actions for defense of Coahuila and Nuevo Reyno de Leon

Serial Number
041-00645
Title
Governor Vidal de Lorcas actions for defense of Coahuila and Nuevo Reyno de Leon
Author(s)
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria de
Vidal de Lorca, Melchor
Date
08-07-1778
Date
07-08-1779
Documentation
Mexico. August 7, 1778 - July 8, 1779. 82p. Informes. Original. Signed.
Summary
Vidal de Lorca's defense against charges made by fray Garcia de Esparza for misuse of troops. Info on mulato militia and areas of Indian incursions, Spaniard taken prisoner, troop placements and difficulty of defending provinces. (G. Lavalley, January 1987
Persons
Fernandez Madrid, Diego
Arguayo, Marques de San Miguel de
Guevara
Elizondo, Pedro
Patricio (Indio)
Garcia de Esparza, Pedro
Garza, Gabriel de
Valcarcel, Domingo (Auditor)
Arrega, Cosmedamian de
Mariano de la Camal, Joseph de
Zauto, Balthasar
Tauregui, Joseph de
Basterra, Pedro
Vidal de Lorca, Melchor
Pizon, Juan Antonio
Ximenez, Joachim (Abogado)
Places
Monterrey
Coaquila
Lampazos, Punta de
Linares (Villa)
Cadereita (Villa)
Pilon (Valle)
Yguana
Pesqueria Grande
Aguayo, San Miguel de (Pueblo)
Guisache
Salinas
Cartuxanes, Meza de
San Ambrosio (Rancho)
Salinas (Rio)
Orcacitas (Villa)
Bejar, San Antonio de (Presidio)
San Juan Bautista (Presidio)
Monclova (Presidio)
Santa Rosa (Presidio)
San Saba (Presidio)
San Vicente (Presidio)
Bahia (Presidio)
Leon, Nuevo Reyno de
Leones, Boca de
Queretaro
Potosi, San Luis
Ethnic Groups
Tlascaltecas
Alatapas
Apaches
Gilenos
Lipanes
Mulatos
Military Groups
Companias Volantes
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 027 ff. 024-065
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 027 ff. 024-065
Language
Spanish
Notes
Continuation of charges against vidal de lorca in ff. 10-19 Vol. 27.
Reference Number
2700005
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Bucareli y Ursua
Vidal de Lorca
Person Last Name
Fernandez Madrid
Arguayo
Guevara
Elizondo
Patricio
Garcia de Esparza
Garza
Valcarcel
Arrega
Mariano de la Camal
Zauto
Tauregui
Basterra
Vidal de Lorca
Pizon
Ximenez
Beginning Date Month
August
End Date Month
July
Beginning Date (repacked)
08-07-1778
End Date (repacked)
07-08-1779
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
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ISO 369-1 Language code
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ISO 369-3 Language code
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Letter of Menchaca to governor Emparan on attack at Laredo

Serial Number
041-00593
Title
Letter of Menchaca to governor Emparan on attack at Laredo
Author(s)
Menchaca, Josef
Date
04-09-1790
Documentation
Villa de Laredo. April 9, 1790. 4p. Letter. Original, signed
Summary
Menchaca provides details about attack of 200 Lipan on Laredo; he notes; capture of almazen de Polvora; soldiers wounded in a Baluarte; terrain in area; attacks made by Spaniards after Indian assault; nature of wounds inflicted on defenders (caused by arrows, bullets etc.). (J. Williams, February 1987)
Persons
Mechaca, Josef
Emparan, Miguel Josef (Governor)
Galvan, Manuel (Alferez)
Places
Salado (Rio)
Laredo (Villa)
Monterrey
Collotillos (Loma)
Rio Grande (Presidio)
Revilla (Villa)
Las Nueses (Rio)
Ethnic Groups
Lipanes
Apaches
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 024 ff. 362-363
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 024 ff. 362-363
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
2400155
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Mechaca
Emparan
Galvan
Beginning Date Month
April
Beginning Date (repacked)
04-09-1790
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/4939
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Letter of emperan to viceroy Conde de Revilla Gigedo and draft resonse

Serial Number
041-00591
Title
Letter of emperan to viceroy Conde de Revilla Gigedo and draft resonse
Author(s)
Emparan, Miguel Jose
Revilla Gigedo (Conde)
Date
03-23-1790
Date
04-14-1790
Documentation
Monclova. March 23, April 14, 1790. 7p. Letter, draft. Original, signed
Summary
Concerns confidential letters on lamentable situation of province cause of which are ferocious invasions of hostile Indians requests arms; notes special problems of livestock guards; Indians captured by Ugalde; and strategy and tactics best suited to fighting Indians; viceroy praises Emparan's methods. (J. Williams, February 1987)
Persons
Ugalde, Juan (Comandante General)
Revilla Gigedo (Conde) (Virrey)
Emparan, Miguel Jose
Places
Guanajuato
Monclova
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 024 ff. 353-356
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 024 ff. 353-356
Language
Spanish
Notes
Out of order
Reference Number
2400153
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Emparan
Person Last Name
Ugalde
Revilla
Emparan
Beginning Date Month
March
End Date Month
April
Beginning Date (repacked)
03-23-1790
End Date (repacked)
04-14-1790
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
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Letters of governor Fueros to viceroy Galvez with related table and draft response

Serial Number
041-00572
Title
Letters of governor Fueros to viceroy Galvez with related table and draft response
Author(s)
Fueros, Pedro
Galvez, Mathias de
Date
08-11-1783
Date
09-14-1783
Documentation
Presidio de Monclova. September 11 - October 14, 1783. 8p. Letter, draft. Original, signed
Summary
Concerns captive Indians (Collera de indias) under charge of Munguia, which were held in province at that time; notes that they were imprisoned as rebels; security of their captivity; includes table of information with notes on tribal names, number of warriors, children and women (f. 290). (J. Williams February 1987)
Persons
Fueros, Pedro
Munguia, Thomas (Theniente, Alferez)
Galvez, Mathias
Croix, Teodoro (Comandante General)
Places
Monclova (Villa)(Presidio)
Monclova, Santiago de
Coahuila
Ethnic Groups
Mescaleros
Cumanches
Mulatos
Lipanes
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 024 ff. 288-293
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 024 ff. 288-293
Language
Spanish
Notes
Letter of September 12 is a copy of that of September 11
Reference Number
2400134
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Fueros
Galvez
Person Last Name
Fueros
Munguia
Galvez
Croix
Beginning Date Month
August
End Date Month
September
Beginning Date (repacked)
08-11-1783
End Date (repacked)
09-14-1783
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/4918
ISO 369-1 Language code
es
ISO 369-3 Language code
spa
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Keywords
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Correspondence between officials at Saltillo and viceroy concerning escape of Indian prisoners

Serial Number
041-00402
Title
Correspondence between officials at Saltillo and viceroy concerning escape of Indian prisoners
Author(s)
Dominguez, Julian Ygnacio (Escribano)
Pacheco, Felix Francisco (Capitan Protector)
and others
Date
06-26-1773
Date
08-25-1773
Documentation
Saltillo, Santiago de (villa). June 26, 1773 - August 25, 1773. 40p. Letters, report, drafts. Original. Signed/unsigned.
Summary
Series of letters and reports concerning Indian prisoners and escape of group of them. Pacheco reports on arrival of Indian prisoners at Saltillo, condition of captivity, number of prisoners, and transfer of women prisoners to Rio Grande presidio as ordered. Also recounts in detail escape of prisoners and attempt to recapture them. Series of reports written by Scribe I name of Pacheco attesting to escape and efforts made to recapture prisoners. Draft letters from viceroy(?) Concerning proper treatment of prisoners and matter of their escape. (S. Fiederlein, 4-20-87)
Persons
Ramos, Joseph Miguel (Theniente General)
Pacheco, Felix Francisco (Capitan Protector)
Oconor, Hugo de (Inspector General)
Davila, Joseph Ygnacio
Fuente Fernandes, Pedro Francisco de la (Theniente)
Gomes de Castro, Jetrudis de Jesus
Rumaior, Juan Jospeh (Bachiller)
Dominguez, Julian Ygnacio (Escribano)
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio (Fray)(Virrey)
Martinez Pacheco, Rafae (Capitan)
Carabajal (Sargento)
San Miguel de Aguayo, Marques de
Rodriguez, Vizente (Capitan)
Ugarte, Jacobo de
Carbajal, Joseph Maria (Soldado)
Hoyos, Juachin de (Cavo)
Sanches, Juachin (Soldado)
Flores, Juan Joseph (Soldado)
Abendano, Nicolas de (Soldado)
Salasar de Benito Valdes, Pedro (Soldado)
Zendeja, Xavier de la
Recio, Francisco
Ramos, Joseph Miguel (Theniente General)
Places
Saltillo, Santiago de (Villa)
Nueba Tlascala, San Esteban de la (Pueblo)
Mexico (Ciudad)
Rio Grande del Norte (Presidio)
San Sab (Presidio)
Coahuila (Provincia)
San Juan Bautista (Presidio)
Carmen (Hacienda)
Santa Rosa (Presidio)
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
Tlascaltecos
Pames
Military Groups
Companias Volantes de Chiguagua
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 022 ff. 359-378
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 022 ff. 359-378
Language
Spanish
Notes
Documents out of order by date, some documents interrupted by others, some pages out of order, ff. 379-411 also mention prisoners
Reference Number
2200024
UAIR Filtering Fields
Author Last Name
Dominguez
Pacheco
Person Last Name
Ramos
Pacheco
Oconor
Davila
Fuente Fernandes
Gomes de Castro
Rumaior
Dominguez
Bucareli y Ursua
Martinez Pacheco
Carabajal
San Miguel de Aguayo
Rodriguez
Ugarte
Carbajal
Hoyos
Sanches
Flores
Abendano
Salasar de Benito Valdes
Zendeja
Recio
Ramos
Beginning Date Month
June
End Date Month
August
Beginning Date (repacked)
06-26-1773
End Date (repacked)
08-25-1773
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/4748
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es
ISO 369-3 Language code
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Letter from Ripperda about Apache raids on cattle and Spanish efforts to negotiate with them

Serial Number
041-00341
Title
Letter from Ripperda about Apache raids on cattle and Spanish efforts to negotiate with them
Author(s)
Ripperda, Baron de (Gobernador)
Date
07-07-1772
Documentation
San Antonio de Bexar. July 7, 1772. 4p. Letter. Signed.
Summary
Letter detailing theft of cattle by a group of Apaches and a subsequent counterattack by Spanish and recovery of stolen property. Governor restates need for massive military action as peaceful measures have not produced any significant results. (T. Cederstrom, February 1987)
Persons
Ripperda, Baron de
Bucareli y Ursula, Antonio Maria
Menchaca (Capitan)
Mezieres, Anthanasio de
Places
Bexar, San Antonio de (Presidio)
Grande, Rio (Presidio)
Orcoquiza (Presidio)
Ethnic Groups
Apache
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 20 ff. 0188-0189.5
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 20 ff. 0188-0189.5
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
2000016
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Ripperda
Bucareli y Ursula
Menchaca
Mezieres
Beginning Date Month
July
Beginning Date (repacked)
07-07-1772
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
uadc://masterindex/4687
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Proposal by Mezieres to hunt down renegade Apaches and destroy them, their communities and fields

Serial Number
041-00337
Title
Proposal by Mezieres to hunt down renegade Apaches and destroy them, their communities and fields
Author(s)
Mezieres, Athanasia de (Comandante)
Date
07-04-1772
Documentation
San Antonio de Bexar. July 4, 1772. 2p. Letter. Signed.
Summary
Mezieres proposes to destroy Apaches by hunting them down and destroying their livelihood. Notes that one result will be strengthened ties with peaceful nations and more successful campaigns against osage, who are deemed to be much more terrible than Apaches. Requests permission to sell captives taken in expedition. (T. Cederstrom, October 1986)
Persons
Mezieres, Athanasia de
Ripperda, Baron de (Gobernador)
Places
Extremadura, Nueva
Bexar, San Antonio (Presidio)
Ethnic Groups
Apaches
Osages
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 020 ff. 181-182
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 020 ff. 181-182
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
2000012
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Mezieres
Ripperda
Beginning Date Month
July
Beginning Date (repacked)
07-04-1772
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
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es
ISO 369-3 Language code
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Letter from Nava to Virrey; Virrey's response.

Serial Number
041-00219
Title
Letter from Nava to Virrey; Virrey's response.
Author(s)
Nava, Pedro de (Comandante General)
Date
11-27-1794
Date
12-30-1794
Documentation
Chihuahua, Mexico. December 11, 1794 and December 30, 1794. 3p. Letters. Signed.
Summary
Nava informs virrey that due to Urias' having fallen ill, Montenegro will lead Collar of 95 prisoners of war to Mexico. Nava adds that 14 of aforementioned prisoners have died en route. (J. H. Ochs, March 1988)
Persons
Branciforte, Marques de (Virrey)
Nava, Pedro de (Comandante)
Urias, Joseph (Alferez)
Montenegro, Joseph Ignacio
Places
Zarca (Hacienda)
Chihuahua
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 015 ff. 008-009
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 015 ff. 008-009
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
1500007
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Branciforte
Nava
Urias
Montenegro
Beginning Date Month
November
End Date Month
December
Beginning Date (repacked)
11-27-1794
End Date (repacked)
12-30-1794
Type
Text
UAiR identifier
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Documents concerning relations between Spaniards, comanches and lipanes in northern Provincias Internas.

Serial Number
041-00183
Title
Documents concerning relations between Spaniards, comanches and lipanes in northern Provincias Internas.
Author(s)
Various
Date
00-00-1799
Date
00-00-1800
Documentation
Mexico. 1799-1800. 444p. Informe. Signed
Summary
Extensive documents pertaining to Indian depredations, punitive expeditions and taking of Indian prisoners. Included are documents concerning transfer of Comanche prisoners of war to Mexico City, accompanied by Lipan peace emissaries, and detailing need for interpreters, military expenditures, and manifests of goods and services provided to Indians while in transit. In addition, military needs and goals for preservation of peace in Provincias Internas and state of relations with Comanche, Lipan and Mescalero Apaches are discussed. Specific a three week diary of capt. Bustamante's punitive expedition against Comanche horse thieves in Vicinity of Laredo; (f.458-464), a single document by Pedro de Nava which summarizes in detail state of Spanish-Indian relations, providing fairly rich ethnographic data. (J. Carpenter, December 1986)
Persons
Arranza, Miguel Jose de (Virrey)
Benavides, Jose Antonio
Duran, Onesimo
Berenguer de Marquina, Felix (Virrey)
Calleja, Felipe
Diaz de Bustamante, Joseph Ramon (Capitan)
Nolan, Phelipe
Gesus, Jose de (Teniente)
Salazar, Joseph
Rodalleza, Joseph Maria
Bicoma, Tomas Rodriguez
Perez, Francisco
Rengel, Joseph
Leon, Manuel Velasquez de
Gondria, Francisco Xavier de
Nava, Pedro de
Sierragorda, Conde de
Sate (Lipan Apache)
Fax, Miguel
Cordero, Antonio (Teniente Colonel)
Carimixo, Josef
Places
Laredo (Pueblo)
Leredo (Pueblo)
Xalapa (Pueblo)
Nuevo Santander (Provincia)
Nuevo Reyno de Leon (Provincia)
San Luis Potosi (Ciudad)
Rio Grande (Presidio)
Texas (Provincia)
Habana
Veracruz (Ciudad)
Saltillo
Tamaulipa (Provincia)
Conde de Sierra Gorda (Colonia)
Aguaverde (Presidio)
Coaguila
Nuevo Mexico
Colorado (Rio)
Aguaverde (Rancheria del Capitancillo)
Ethnic Groups
Cumanches
Tupes
Yamparicas
Cuchanecs
Chuchanticas
Lipanes
Mescaleros
Apaches
First Location
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 012 ff. 385-457
Original Location
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 012 ff. 385-457
Language
Spanish
Reference Number
1200002
UAIR Filtering Fields
Person Last Name
Arranza
Benavides
Duran
Berenguer de Marquina
Calleja
Diaz de Bustamante
Nolan
Gesus
Salazar
Rodalleza
Bicoma
Perez
Rengel
Leon
Gondria
Nava
Sierragorda
Sate
Fax
Cordero
Carimixo
Beginning Date (repacked)
1799
End Date (repacked)
1800
Type
Text
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