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Case against Tapia and Arbizo for having caused drowning death of gentile Indian.

Serial Number: 
041-03096
Title: 
Case against Tapia and Arbizo for having caused drowning death of gentile Indian.
Author(s): 
Navarro, Galindo
Author(s): 
Moraga, Jose
Author(s): 
Neve, Phelipe
Author(s): 
Fages, Pedro
Date: 
10-13-1783
Date: 
04-03-1784
Documentation: 
San Jose de Guadalupe, Monterrey. Oct.13, 1783-April 3, 1784. 32p. Autos, declaracion, originales. Signed.
Summary: 
Moraya (with witnesses Figueroa and Basques) acts as interrogator in case against Arbizo and Tapia, accused of drowning to death a gentile Indian. Incident occurred September 27, 1783 on ranches of San Jose de Guadalupe. Indian legends, accused of robbing cornfield, was bound and taken by accused. Indian's corpse showed signs of beating. 15-20 Indians responded with bows and arrows with intent to kill Tapia and his brothers. Two accused receive 25 lashings. (J. Hiller, December 1988)
Persons: 
Moraga, Jose (Teniente)(Comandante)
Persons: 
Grijalba, Juan Pablo (Sargento)
Persons: 
Tapia, Cristobal
Persons: 
Basques, Juan Atanacio (Soldado) (Escribano)
Persons: 
Figueroa, Manuel
Persons: 
Basques, Jose Tibursio
Persons: 
Harchuleta, Joseph Ynasio
Persons: 
Tapia, Phelipe
Persons: 
Lugo, Seferino (Soldado)
Persons: 
Romero, Joseph Antonio
Persons: 
Ailbires, Claudio
Persons: 
Abila, Francisco
Persons: 
Fages, Pedro
Persons: 
Neve, Phelipe de
Persons: 
Navarro, Galindo
Persons: 
Arbizo, Francisco
Places: 
Guadalupe, San Joseph de (Pueblo)
Places: 
San Francisco (Presidio)
Places: 
Sonora (Provincia)
Places: 
San Miguel de Orcasitas (Villa)
Places: 
Santa Clara (Mision)
Places: 
Guadalajara (Ciudad)
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 120 ff. 163-178 exp. 8
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 120 ff. 163-178 exp.
Language: 
Spanish
Reference Number: 
12000009
Rights: 
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