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Correspondence between governor of Coahuila and virrey concerning Indian incursions and military actions

Serial Number: 
041-03842
Title: 
Correspondence between governor of Coahuila and virrey concerning Indian incursions and military actions
Author(s): 
Emparan, Miguel Jose de (Gobernador)
Author(s): 
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Author(s): 
Martinez Pacheco, Leandro
Date: 
03-23-1790
Date: 
07-20-1790
Documentation: 
Coahuila. March 23, 1790-July 20, 1790. 60p. Letters. Signed, originals.
Summary: 
Correspondence in which Emparan informs virrey of poor relations with Indians of province, deteriorating further due to drought and famine in region; Indians stealing, killing horses, cattle, sheep from Ranchos, haciendas and presidios, also killing, taking hostage civilians and military personnel; 2 'estados' listing occurrences of Indian attacks, numbers of men, women, children, domestic animals killed or taken (folios 192, 209-211); in discussing dilemmas, Emparan tells virrey 'mi Pluma Es mui devil para pintar lo que padese Mi Espiritu,' drought so severe that often residents have only Mescal to consume, that Indian incursions endanger farmers proceeding with cultivation of corn, other crops, additionally burdening area's food supply; Emparan assembles troop to search out, kill Indians responsible, appoints interim governor; limited success, incursions continue, Young Boy escapes from Indians, identifies leaders for Emparan (continued in following folios). (L. Kerr, February 1989)
Persons: 
Emparan, Miguel Jose de (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Persons: 
Sanchez Navarro, Manuel (Alcalde de Campo)
Persons: 
Menchaca, Countering Them. Manuel (Sargento)
Persons: 
Ugalde, Juan de (Comandante General)
Persons: 
Baamonde, Manuel (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Echeagaray, Joseph Maria (Capitan)
Persons: 
Gutierres de la Cueva, Juan (Ayudante Inspector)
Persons: 
Musquis, Jose Antonio (Teniente)
Persons: 
Casimiro (Capitan)
Persons: 
Rodrigues, Jose Antonio
Persons: 
Echeagaray, Domingo (Alferes)
Persons: 
Gill, Josse (Cavo)
Persons: 
Sanchez, Yldefonso (Pastor)
Persons: 
Albarez, Antonio (Sargento)
Persons: 
Bernardo (Indio) (Capitan)
Persons: 
Antonio, Josse (Indio) (Capitan)
Persons: 
Moreno (Indio) (Capitan)
Persons: 
Tomas (Indio) (Capitan)
Persons: 
Martinez Pacheco, Leandro
Places: 
Santa Rosa (Valle)
Places: 
San Fernando (Villa)
Places: 
Aguaverde (Presidio)
Places: 
Monclova
Places: 
Nuevo Leon
Places: 
Riogrande
Places: 
Ensinas (Hacienda)
Places: 
Tapao (Rancho)
Places: 
San Vizente
Places: 
Sardinas (Hacienda)
Places: 
Texas
Places: 
Nueva Vizcaya
Places: 
San Juan (Llano)
Places: 
Aguaverde (Aguaje)
Places: 
Saltillo (Villa)
Places: 
Guajarilo (Potrero)
Places: 
Palma Gorda (Potrero)
Places: 
Saus (Potrero)
Places: 
Guachichil (Potrero)
Places: 
Riogrande, San Jose Orilla del (Paraje)
Places: 
San Sabas (Rincon)
Places: 
San Francisco (Pueblo)
Places: 
San Buenaventura (Valle)
Places: 
Nadadores (Pueblo)
Places: 
Chiltipin
Places: 
Encinar, San Yldefonso Orrilla de (Cienega)
Places: 
Rio Escondido
Places: 
Pattino (Rancho)
Ethnic Groups: 
Lipanes
Ethnic Groups: 
Mezcaleros
Ethnic Groups: 
Gandules
Ethnic Groups: 
Tlaxcaltecos
Ethnic Groups: 
Lipillanes
Military Groups: 
Monclova, Compania de
Military Groups: 
Bavia, Compania de la
Military Groups: 
Bahia, Compania Presidial de la
Military Groups: 
Aguaverde, Compania de
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 160 ff. 183-213 exp. 2
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 160 ff. 183-213 exp. 2
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Appears as expediente 1 in indice del ramo.
Reference Number: 
16000006
Rights: 
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