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Correspondence from various officials to virrey concerning 'novedades de indios.'

Serial Number: 
041-03844
Title: 
Correspondence from various officials to virrey concerning 'novedades de indios.'
Author(s): 
Pereyra, Francisco Josse (Capitan)
Author(s): 
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Author(s): 
Campillo, Juan Manuel del
Date: 
03-10-1782
Date: 
07-20-1790
Documentation: 
Saltillo. May 31, 1790-July 20, 1790. 28p. Letters. Signed, unsigned, originals.
Summary: 
Concerns Indian incursions as recounted by 'comandante de milicias' and 'justicia,' who detail attacks and killings, many of which involved 'pastores' and their cattle, also recount taking of captives and theft of animals; officials and virrey discuss military actions to avenge depredations and defend troops, citizens against further violence; 3 'companias volantes' assigned to defense of 'frontera'; in several attacks, Indians killed and burned all inhabitants of area, slaughtered all animals; 4 year drought not helping situation. (L. Kerr, March 1989)
Persons: 
Pereyra, Francisco (Capitan)
Persons: 
Cavallero de Croix
Persons: 
Ugalde, Juan de (Comandante General)
Persons: 
Emparan, Jose Miguel (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Campillo, Juan Manuel de
Persons: 
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo (Comandante General)
Places: 
Monterrey
Places: 
Anaelo
Places: 
Nueva Vizcaya
Places: 
Nuevo Leon
Places: 
Saltillo
Places: 
Anaelo (Presidio)
Places: 
Coahuila
Places: 
Durango
Places: 
Parras, San Carlos de (Villa)
Places: 
Guaxardo (Potrero)
Places: 
Palma Gorda (Potrero)
Places: 
Gaguey (Potrero)
Places: 
Guachichile (Paraje)
Military Groups: 
Saltillo, Primera Compania del Esquadron del
Military Groups: 
Anaelo, Compania Volante de
Military Groups: 
Santiago, Primera Compania de Dragones Provinciales del Segundo Esquadron de
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 160 ff. 244-258 exp. 3
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 160 ff. 244-258 exp. 3
Language: 
Spanish
Reference Number: 
16000008
Rights: 
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