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Bucareli's expediente regarding complaint of mistreatment of pisones by fray Estrada at Hoyos mission.

Serial Number: 
041-03472
Title: 
Bucareli's expediente regarding complaint of mistreatment of pisones by fray Estrada at Hoyos mission.
Author(s): 
Arecheo
Author(s): 
Herrera, Juan Fernando de
Author(s): 
Bucareli y Usua, Antonio Maria (Virrey)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
09-00-1772
Date: 
09-30-1773
Documentation: 
Mexico, aquisimon, San Carlos. December 15, 1772-September 30, 1773. 106 p. Letters, autos, instancia. Originals, signed, copies.
Summary: 
Complaint by Pizones of mistreatment by fray Estrada of Hoyos mission Indians. Indians were to give labor and land to mission for 4 years in exchange for half of the production and their needs taken care of. For the last 2 weeks rations have not been supplied; missionary not meeting needs. Estrada requested to treat Indians well and return their lands as laws prohibit mistreatment of Indians. Description of mission church at Hoyos. Count of oxen, horses and mules of mission; Indians contest that there were more cattle and that they were more Mature. Request that Ramirez be responsible for management of cattle, previously mismanaged. Estrada has had harvests collected and has spent money all over; sale of almost all mission cattle by Blanco. Discussion of Indians attendance of mass, absence of idolatry. Ordovas to make journey to mission to investigate but complains of illness, distance, and dangerous Mecos which has delayed trip; told he must go despite these excuses. Puga to investigate and return land to Indians. Indians having to travel in search of food. 3 Pizones and a Pame went to Mexico City to testify that a year has passed without rations and land taken by Estrada. Descriptions of vegetable and Milpa crops grown. Testimonies of mission apames and Pizones indicate that Estrada gave corn rations the first two years and describe bloody beating by Alcaldes but directed by Estrada, and Indians given other land of lesser quality. (L. L. Woodward, September 1988)
Persons: 
Estrada, Joseph de (Fray)
Persons: 
Herrera, Juan Fernando (Procurador)
Persons: 
Cordova, Miguel de (Capitan)
Persons: 
Puga, Antonio (Capitan de las Minas)(Indio)
Persons: 
Ramirez de Arellano, Juan Maria (Licenciado)
Persons: 
Arecheo
Persons: 
Bucareli y Ursua, Antonio Maria (Virrey)
Persons: 
Ordovas, Joseph de (Capitan)(Corregidor)
Persons: 
Ramirez, Antonio (Teniente)
Persons: 
Gonzales de Santianes, Vezente (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Baragar, Joseph de
Persons: 
Zaraquin (Teniente)
Persons: 
Cruz, Baltazar de la
Persons: 
Billa Juarez, Francisco
Persons: 
Aro, Pablo Antonio de
Persons: 
Lopes de Lara, Josef
Persons: 
Ventura, Joseph (Pizon)
Persons: 
Vidal y Figueroa, Manuel (Fray)
Persons: 
Panola, Juan
Persons: 
Blanco (Padre)
Persons: 
Guerrero (Padre)
Persons: 
Gorraez, Joseph de
Persons: 
Cordova Samalloa, Diego Antonio (Licenciado)
Persons: 
Torres, Joseph Luis
Persons: 
Gomes, Joseph Mariano
Persons: 
Peramas, Melchor de
Persons: 
Puente, Francisco
Persons: 
Quitano, Antonio de
Persons: 
Francisco Xavier (Pizon)
Persons: 
Pedrasa, Joseph Antonio
Persons: 
Josef Martin (Pame)
Persons: 
Tinagero, Nicolas
Persons: 
Maria Josef (India)
Persons: 
Soto, Juan Sebastian
Persons: 
Ximenez, Juan
Persons: 
Nava, Juan Cristobal
Persons: 
Diego Martin (Pame)
Persons: 
Juan Santiago (Pame)
Persons: 
Asevedo, Maria (Pame)
Persons: 
Reyes, Juan Melchor de los (Pame)
Persons: 
Castillo, Juana Maria (Pame)
Persons: 
Juan Christoval (Pame)
Persons: 
Peruche, Pedro (Pame)
Persons: 
Brito, Santiago
Places: 
Jolla de Luna
Places: 
Orcasitas, Altamina
Places: 
Pameria (Pueblo)
Places: 
Nueva Santander
Places: 
Hoyos, Nuesta Senora de la Soledad de (Mision)
Places: 
Santa Barvara (Villa)
Places: 
Aguayo (Villa)
Places: 
Valles, Santiago de los (Villa)
Places: 
San Carlos (Villa)
Places: 
Cordova, San Miguel de
Places: 
Aquismon
Places: 
Palmitas
Places: 
Xaymago
Ethnic Groups: 
Pizones
Ethnic Groups: 
Pames
Ethnic Groups: 
Mecos
Ethnic Groups: 
Chichimecos
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 140 ff. 001-053 exp. 1
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 140 ff. 001-053 exp. 1
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Letter incomplete/out of order
Reference Number: 
14000001
Rights: 
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