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Notes and letters concerning appointment of Cancio as captain of Santa Rosa presidio

Serial Number: 
041-00385
Title: 
Notes and letters concerning appointment of Cancio as captain of Santa Rosa presidio
Author(s): 
Ecai y Muzquiz, Joseph Juaquin (Teniente)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
05-28-1755
Date: 
11-09-1761
Documentation: 
Mexico, Santa Rosa del Sacramento. January 31, 1761 - November 9, 1761. 18p. Letters, notas. Original. Signed/unsigned.
Summary: 
Draft letter from Mexico from viceroy naming Cancio interim captain of Santa Rosa presidio, post vacated by Ortiz Parrilla who was sent on expedition to Panzacola. Letter reviews Cancio's military service. Notes by unknown author on Ecai y Muzquiz being teniente at Santa Rosa presidio. Limited information on personnel, arms, supplies, activities of captain Cancio, and enemy Indian activities. Testimony from Ecai y Muzquiz concerning Cancio's assumption of duties as captain at Santa Rosa. Letter from Ecai y Muzquiz to viceroy on his and his family's monetary situation and well being. (S. Fiederlein, 3-3-87)
Persons: 
Cancio Sierra y Cienfuegos, Lorenzo (Capitan)
Persons: 
Ortiz Parrilla, Diego (Coronel)
Persons: 
Amarillas, Marques de las (Virrey)
Persons: 
Montesinor de Lara, Pedro (Coronel)
Persons: 
Ecai y Muzquiz, Joseph Juaquin de (Teniente)
Persons: 
Sanchez de Zamora, Carlos (Licenciado)
Persons: 
Alderete, Vizente (Alferez)
Persons: 
Yermo, Francisco
Persons: 
Martinez Pacheco, Rahael
Persons: 
Bustamante, Manuel de
Persons: 
Fernandez, Eugenio
Persons: 
Gomez, Juachin
Persons: 
Crudillas, Marques de (Virrey)
Places: 
Sacramento, Santa Rosa Maria del (Presidio)
Places: 
Panzacola
Places: 
San Miguel de (Presidio)
Places: 
Angeles, Puebla de los
Places: 
San Sava (Presidio)
Places: 
Mexico
Places: 
Santisimo Sacramento (Presidio)
Military Groups: 
Vercruz, Batallon de la Corona de
Military Groups: 
Los Angeles, Milicias del Obispado de la Puebla de
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 022 ff. 115-123
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 022 ff. 115-123
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Handwriting difficult to read in places, incomplete and unsigned documents (ff.115-120), following documents (ff.124-137) written by Cancio
Reference Number: 
2200007
Rights: 
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