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Criminal case against an Indian convert of San Vicente mission accused of killing a gentile Indian.

Serial Number: 
041-03099
Title: 
Criminal case against an Indian convert of San Vicente mission accused of killing a gentile Indian.
Author(s): 
Gonzales, Diego
Author(s): 
Navarro, Galindo
Date: 
08-08-1787
Date: 
02-08-1788
Documentation: 
San vicente, Monterrey, Arispe. August 8, 1787 - February 8, 1788. 12p. Diligencias. Signed, copies.
Summary: 
Gonzales investigates criminal case against 17-year-old Indian convert Merino, accused of Murdering gentile Indian woman. Results of interrogation of Indian witnesses reveal that victim received three blows and died following day. Merino says motive was that Brother of victim had killed his relative three months earlier. Galindo recommends that Merino spend six years at presidio of San Francisco as punishment. (J. Hiller, December 1988)
Persons: 
Gonzales, Diego (Teniente) (Comandante Interino)
Persons: 
Arce, Juaquin (Soldado)
Persons: 
Merino, Agustin (Indio Neofito)
Persons: 
Arris, Ygnacio
Persons: 
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo (Brigadier)
Persons: 
Fages, Pedro
Places: 
San Vicente (Mision)
Places: 
Loreto (Presidio)
Places: 
San Francisco (Presidio)
Places: 
Arispe
Places: 
Monterrey
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 120 ff. 247-252 exp. 11
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 120 ff. 247-252 exp.
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Appears as exp. 12 in indice del ramo
Reference Number: 
12000012
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