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Letters from Ugarte to virrey concerning Ugalde's misuse of authority in Chihuahua

Serial Number: 
041-03834
Title: 
Letters from Ugarte to virrey concerning Ugalde's misuse of authority in Chihuahua
Author(s): 
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo
Author(s): 
Ugalde, Juan de
Author(s): 
Arzes, Juan Antonio
Date: 
04-23-1790
Date: 
06-01-1790
Documentation: 
Chihuahua. April 23, 1790-June 1, 1790. 61p. Letters. Signed.
Summary: 
Concerns Ugarte's claims that Ugalde has misused authority by making extraordinary requests of officers under Ugalde's command. Also, Ugarte says presence of Ugalde's troops endangers present peaceful relations with Indians. Ugalde moving troops to El Paso where Mescaleros are formalizing a peace request. Virrey says Ugalde was told to keep governor of Coahuila informed and asks Ugarte to advise him of situation. Includes several oficios regarding Ugalde's presence there and a copy of Rengel's letter to Ugarte regarding summons to El Paso by Ugalde. Includes copies of Ugalde's requests for troops and horses. says Ugalde never conferred with him. Contains Arzes' account of movement of troops and geographic description of area and water sources. Provides number of people, ranches and governing leaders of Comanches and other tribes in area. Describes activities of and campaigns against Indian tribes in area. Provides dates of peace agreements. says needs more military supplies. Provides information regarding military and Indian losses and locations and activities of troops on certain dates. Contains several documents concerning Ugalde's request for horses. Following virrey's request, Ugarte agrees to sell correspondence due to perceived intrusion by Ugalde. (M. Dannemiller, February 1989)
Persons: 
Rengel, Manuel
Persons: 
Ugalde, Juan de (Coronel)
Persons: 
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo
Persons: 
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Persons: 
Gasiot y Miralles, Juan
Persons: 
Arzes, Juan Antonio
Persons: 
Florez, Manuel Antonio
Persons: 
Neve, Phelipe
Persons: 
Volante (Indio Capitan)
Persons: 
Alegre (Indio Capitan)
Persons: 
Cuernoverde (Indio Capitan)
Persons: 
Montera Blanca (Indio Capitan)
Persons: 
Bigotes (Indio Capitan)
Persons: 
Picax-Ande (Indio Capitan)
Persons: 
Yandiola, Juan Joseph
Places: 
Carrizal (Presidio)
Places: 
Coahuila
Places: 
Norte (Presidio)
Places: 
Riogrande
Places: 
Vega, Punta de la
Places: 
Elecearia
Places: 
Organos, Sierra de los
Places: 
Mimbres
Places: 
Sacramento
Places: 
Bega, Punta de la
Places: 
Bexar, San Antonio de
Places: 
Pelos
Places: 
San Pedro (Rio)
Places: 
Tres Cavelleras
Places: 
San Sabas (Presidio)
Places: 
Colorado (Rio)
Places: 
Puerco (Rio)
Places: 
Guadalupe (Sierra)
Places: 
Durango
Places: 
Leon
Places: 
Texas
Places: 
Santa Rosa
Places: 
Sabinas (Rio)
Places: 
Movano
Places: 
Sibolo (Sierra)
Places: 
Chizos
Places: 
Senecu
Places: 
Carmen (Hacienda)
Places: 
El Paso
Places: 
Nuezes
Ethnic Groups: 
Mescaleros
Ethnic Groups: 
Comanches
Ethnic Groups: 
Apaches
Ethnic Groups: 
Gilenos
Ethnic Groups: 
Lipanes
Ethnic Groups: 
Sendis
Ethnic Groups: 
Nitagendis
Ethnic Groups: 
Cachuendes
Ethnic Groups: 
Lipiyanes
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 159 ff. 485-506
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 159 ff. 485-506
Language: 
Spanish
Reference Number: 
15900031
Rights: 
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