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Series of autos on Indian religious practices. Letters informing the viceroy of idolatry of Indians and the determination exterminate it

Serial Number: 
041-03225
Title: 
Series of autos on Indian religious practices. Letters informing the viceroy of idolatry of Indians and the determination exterminate it
Author(s): 
Canaveral Ponce de Leon, Vicente
Author(s): 
Oca, Manuel de (Capitan)
Author(s): 
Yzaguirre, Mariano
Author(s): 
Guemes, Manuel and others
Date: 
02-01-1768
Date: 
09-08-1768
Documentation: 
Guadalaxara, Nayarit. February 1, 1768-September 8, 1768. 108p. Letters informes, autos. Originals, signed, transcriptions.
Summary: 
Concerns indexes of issues addressed to viceroy, dealing with efforts to terminate Indians idolatry, military personnel, salaries, appointments, etc. Document written by Canaveral describes Indian solution of Mescal and other herbs to carry out their rites. Series of autos on the celebration of rites by nimemigua papaneleoche yore pexec tacaguia tavargec pexicg criatura y Se ha empezado a alimentar de Leche materna, Vajo de tu proteccion la pongo para que Se crie Feliz, y preserve de dano, acuerdate de la Cienega de donde Vino esta agua). Testimonies from Indians are taken regarding their religious rites. Indians describe instances of their own idolatry when interrogated I.e. where they hide their idols. Native names of religious objects such as an ornamented pot which is called tallaopa and another one called tajachi are described. Indians are sworn and testify on their religious practices, giving names of their idols. (M. Marroquin, April 1989)
Persons: 
Oca, Manuel Antonio de (Capitan)
Persons: 
Guemes, Manuel
Persons: 
Salcedo, Sebastian
Persons: 
Miranda, Nicolas de (Cabo)
Persons: 
Ybanez, Manuel de (Teniente
Persons: 
Croix, Marquez de (Virrey)
Persons: 
Juan Diego (Indio)
Persons: 
Sanchez, Manuel (Indio)
Persons: 
Juan Pablo (Indio)
Persons: 
Lopez, Francisco
Persons: 
Altamirano, Manuel
Persons: 
Antoni Ysidro
Persons: 
Altamirano, Manuel
Persons: 
Lorenzo, Pedro
Persons: 
Navarrete, Lorenzo
Persons: 
Flores, Arsenio
Persons: 
Cruz, Juan Pedro de la (Indio)
Persons: 
Miguelote (Indio)
Persons: 
Chique, Manuel (Indio)
Persons: 
Tortugo, Francisco (Indio)
Persons: 
Methame, Francisco (Indio)
Persons: 
Yzaguirre, Mariano
Persons: 
Dios, Juan de (Indio)
Persons: 
Zacate (Indio)
Persons: 
Capistrano, Francisco (Indio)
Persons: 
Gaspar (Indio)
Persons: 
Sepulveda, Santiago
Persons: 
Guerra, Pedro
Places: 
Nayarit
Places: 
Guadalaxara
Places: 
San Pedro Yucatan (Pueblo)
Places: 
El Rosario
Places: 
COnapa, San Juan
Places: 
Tonalisco (Pueblo)
Places: 
Yucatan (Pueblo)
Places: 
Petaquilla (Cerro)
Places: 
Guajolotes (Cerro)
Places: 
Jesus Maria (Pueblo)
Places: 
San Gregorio (Cerro)
Places: 
Picacho (Cerro)
Ethnic Groups: 
Guicholes
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 127 ff. 065-119
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 127 ff. 065-119
Language: 
Spanish
Language: 
Guichole
Reference Number: 
12700005
Rights: 
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