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Letters concerning Indian hostilities, military mobilization, civil-military-religious relations in 1770.

Serial Number: 
041-01041
Title: 
Letters concerning Indian hostilities, military mobilization, civil-military-religious relations in 1770.
Author(s): 
Fayni, Joseph (Teniente Coronel)
Author(s): 
Virrey(?)
Author(s): 
Acevedo de Elyzondo, Francisco
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
12-26-1769
Date: 
11-09-1770
Documentation: 
Durango, Parral, Chiguagua, Tanos, San Buenaventura. March 3, 1770 - December 24, 1770. 130p. Letters, relaciones. Originals, signed, transcriptions.
Summary: 
Fayni relates Indian hostilities near Chiguagua; announces intention to make personal visit to assess damage, propose solutions. Mentions increase in number of men necessary for defense against Indians. Relates Indian murders at presidio Tanos; theft of mules/horses from mining group; use of Nortenas of junta subalterna to expatriate Jesuits; 2) deplorable state of missions, intent to improve missions by recapturing escaped Indians; 3) Velazquez' attempt to establish jury from Indians/paisanos; 4) state of militia at San Juan Potosi and Guanajuato; 5) imprisonment of Tarumares who guided Apaches; 6) success of joint Opata-presidio campaign efforts. Acknowledges resignment of Martinez lorionado and Cruz. Acevedo de Elyzondo mentions wide rage of hostilities, scarcity of arms. Gomez de la Torre relates Indian depredations in Valle de San Buenaventura, cites topography as hindrance to punishment of Indians. Chronological account of mobilization of arms of hacienda Dolores in 1770 including delivery of mobilization instructions to vecinos; arms transfer from Dolores to San Phelipe el real de Chiguagua; participation of vecinos, Opatas and Nortenos under captain Galvez. Transcription of account of voting in Villa San Phelipe el real de Chiguagua over mining/ commerce disputes and military campaign. Each voter's rationale paraphrased. Virrey asserts Cuellar's military authority, mentions campaign funding through libranzas, orders termination of presidio Nuestra Senora de la Limpia Concepcion del Pasage. (S. Gibbs, November 1987)
Persons: 
Fayni, Joseph (Teniente Coronel)
Persons: 
Croix, Marques de
Persons: 
Cuellar, Lope de
Persons: 
Vega, Ramon de la (Oficial)
Persons: 
Pedriza Casusa, Juan de la (Capitan)
Persons: 
Aguero, Carlos de
Persons: 
Echeveste, Juan Joseph
Persons: 
Escarcega, Manuel de (Teniente Gobernador)
Persons: 
Cruz, Miguel (Padre Fray)
Persons: 
Funon, Pedro
Persons: 
Munoz, Manuel (Capitan)
Persons: 
Velazquez, Juan (Ayudante)
Persons: 
Ybarra (Tesorero)
Persons: 
Bezerril, Diego (Teniente Capitan)
Persons: 
Cuellar, Francisco de
Persons: 
Galvez, Bernardo (Capitan)
Persons: 
Gradilla Orejon, Diego
Persons: 
Bannandegui, Juan Joseph de
Persons: 
Queypo de Llano, Pedro Antonio
Persons: 
Onduna, Joseph
Persons: 
Gutierrez Castillo, Antonio
Persons: 
Gonzalez de Noboa, Domingo Antonio
Persons: 
Martinez, Francisco Antonio
Persons: 
Fernandez, Blas Joachin (Escribano)
Persons: 
Vezerril, Diego
Persons: 
Anda, Antonio Thadeo de
Persons: 
Borvolla, Joseph de la
Persons: 
Tenorio, Pazqual (Alferez)
Persons: 
Munoz, Nicolas (General)
Persons: 
Gomez de la Torre, Manuel
Persons: 
Barraza, Joseph Blas
Persons: 
Barraza, Ignacio
Persons: 
Alexo, Joseph
Persons: 
Acevedo de Elyzondo, Francisco
Persons: 
Gil, Nicolas (Teniente)
Persons: 
Douche, Francisco (Brigadier)
Persons: 
Martinez Loriondo, Francisco
Persons: 
Corres, Francisco Xavier de (Contador General)
Persons: 
Mangino, Fernando Joseph
Persons: 
Carrillo, Francisco
Places: 
Durango
Places: 
Chiguagua (Villa)
Places: 
Parral
Places: 
Pasage, Nuestra Senora de la Limpia Concepcion del (Presidio)
Places: 
Sonora
Places: 
Dios, San Juan de
Places: 
Tanos (Presidio)
Places: 
Florido (Rio)
Places: 
Dolores (Hacienda)
Places: 
Julimes (Presidio)
Places: 
Fabalaopa (Partido)
Places: 
Chiguagua, San Phelipe El Real de (Villa)
Places: 
Thavalaotra (Partido)
Places: 
San Buenaventura (Presidio)
Places: 
Blanca (Sierra)
Places: 
Organos
Places: 
Passo
Places: 
Nueva Vizcaya
Places: 
Nueva Mexico (Gobierno)
Places: 
Sonora (Gobierno)
Places: 
Coaguila (Gobierno)
Places: 
Monte Rey (Gobierno)
Places: 
Tejas (Gobierno)
Places: 
Sarca (Hacienda)
Places: 
Carretas (Sierra)
Places: 
Madre (Sierra)
Places: 
San Buenaventura (Valle)
Places: 
Purissima Concepcion (Valle)
Places: 
San Luis Potosi
Places: 
Guanajuato
Places: 
Conchos (Rio)
Places: 
Durasno (Rancho)
Places: 
Guajuguilla (Presidio)
Places: 
San Bartholome
Places: 
Balerio, Santa Cruz De
Ethnic Groups: 
Apaches
Ethnic Groups: 
nortenos
Ethnic Groups: 
Opatas
Ethnic Groups: 
Taraumaras
Ethnic Groups: 
Tepeguanas
Ethnic Groups: 
Chiricagues
Ethnic Groups: 
Salineros
Ethnic Groups: 
Natajes
Ethnic Groups: 
Tarumares
Military Groups: 
Espana, Regimiento de Dragones de
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 042 ff. 264-329
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 042 ff. 264-329
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Out of order, folio 235 repeated
Reference Number: 
4200059
Rights: 
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