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Compilation of reales titulos by Ugarte concerning history and development of comandancia general.

Serial Number: 
041-01817
Title: 
Compilation of reales titulos by Ugarte concerning history and development of comandancia general.
Author(s): 
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo de
Author(s): 
Galvez, Josef de
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
06-15-1776
Date: 
03-17-1788
Documentation: 
Aranjuez, San Ildefonso, Madrid, Pardo. February 27, 1787. 76p. Reales titulos. Copies.
Summary: 
Concerns formation and development of comandancia general. Plan devised by Croix and Galvez in 1768. Real titulo gave Croix command of provincias with salary of 20,000 pesos. Includes confirmations of Croix' title by various persons. Due to death of Neve, title given to Ugarte. Contains some of Galvez' original instructions for area. Includes boundaries of jurisdiction and instructions for delegated authority, residence, a mint, an auditor de guerra and his salary. Plan was for territories to develop and expand. Provided them with a secretary with a set salary and determined the number of troops for area. Concerns conversions in area. Suggests using loyal Indian tribes like Opatas against Apaches. Pacification in area to be facilitated by monthly reports and regular communication with California and Sonora. Suggests relocating some Spanish families to California. Contained instructions for provisions ships to be built to carry supplies to California. Comandante general should not take gifts or allow celebrations which are merely waste of funds and may not take food or provisions from presidios. He should watch for abuses and report them in monthly reports and biannual relaciones of conditions. Contains several documents of same historical information. Under Flores, Ugalde is given title of brigadier and given military control of Coahuila, Texas, Santander and Leon. Flores tells governors to recognize Ugalde's control. Instructions given to Ugalde as well as his duties. Includes miscellaneous documents concerning king's approval for Galvez' instructions, a real titulo asking Ugarte to formally announce his obedience to Flores. And a royal order describing the authorities given to Flores which were many but limited. (M. Dannemiller, April 1988)
Persons: 
Croix, Teodoro de
Persons: 
Croix, Marques de
Persons: 
Galvez, Josef de (Visitador General)
Persons: 
Garcia Mayoral, Pedro
Persons: 
Lam de Casafonda, Manuel
Persons: 
Santos Dominguez, Felipe
Persons: 
Barbon, Leandro
Persons: 
Querejazu, Salvador de
Persons: 
Ortiz de Landazuri, Tomas
Persons: 
Cerain, Juan Angel de
Persons: 
Vega, Manuel de la
Persons: 
Bucarely y Ursua, Antonio
Persons: 
Trebuesto, Joaquin
Persons: 
Campo Marin, Manuel de
Persons: 
Nunez de Villavicencio, Pedro
Persons: 
Anozero y Garre, Lazaro de
Persons: 
Corbalan, Pedro
Persons: 
Corres, Norberto de
Persons: 
Corvalan, Cristoval
Persons: 
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo de (Brigadier)
Persons: 
Neve, Phelipe de (Brigadier)
Persons: 
Galvez, Conde de
Persons: 
Bonilla, Antonio
Persons: 
Ansa, Juan Bautista de
Persons: 
Ugalde, Juan de
Persons: 
Rengel, Josef Antonio
Persons: 
Mendinueta, Pedro
Persons: 
Flores, Manuel Antonio
Persons: 
Medina, Roque de
Persons: 
Baldez, Antonio
Persons: 
Arco, Felipe de
Places: 
Leon
Places: 
Santander
Places: 
Parras
Places: 
Saltillo
Places: 
Acapulco
Places: 
Vizcaya
Places: 
Sonora
Places: 
Sinaloa
Places: 
California
Places: 
Guadalajara
Places: 
Durango (Ciuda)
Places: 
Coahuila
Places: 
Texas
Places: 
Alamos
Places: 
Arispe
Places: 
San Ildefonso
Places: 
Angeles (Pueblo)
Places: 
Orcasitas, San Miguel de
Places: 
Pitic
Places: 
Buenavista
Places: 
San Diego
Places: 
Monterrey
Places: 
San Francisco
Places: 
Gila (Rio)
Places: 
Colorado (Rio)
Places: 
San Blas
Places: 
San Luis Potosi
Ethnic Groups: 
Apaches
Ethnic Groups: 
Sinaloas
Ethnic Groups: 
Mayos
Ethnic Groups: 
Hiaquis
Ethnic Groups: 
Opatas
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 077 ff. 119-157 exp. 4-10
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 077 ff. 119-157 exp. 4
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Folios 124 and 134 repeated. expediente 11 missing. Same expediente number (10) appears on two documents.
Reference Number: 
7700006
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