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Concerns alleged rivalry between military of Saltillo and Parras, opposition to nomination of Varela Bermudez as 'capitan a guerra' of Squadrons.

Serial Number: 
041-03849
Title: 
Concerns alleged rivalry between military of Saltillo and Parras, opposition to nomination of Varela Bermudez as 'capitan a guerra' of Squadrons.
Author(s): 
Calzado, Phelipe (Capitan Comandante)
Author(s): 
Rengel, Joseph Antonio (Comandante Inspector)
Author(s): 
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo (Comandante General)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
00-00-1767
Date: 
11-06-1790
Documentation: 
Saltillo, parras. January 14, 1788-November 6, 1790. 100p. Oficios, letters, testimonios. Originals, copies, signed, unsigned.
Summary: 
Folio 393 apparently cover page to unincluded expediente dealing with incident August 22, 1790 in which 20 men, including sargeant at presidio San Juan Bautista, killed by Lipanes. No additional information provided. Subsequent documents concern various issues and problems regarding military and militia organization. Calzado appointed interim captain of dragones, requests 'licencia' to take trip to Mexico City, discussion ensues. Rivalry alleged between 'alcades mayores' and 'comandantes generales,' wreaking detrimental results upon military operations in area, local officials deny any conflicts. Correspondence skips forward one year, group of squadron officials inform virrey of Ugalde's antagonistic behavior toward them and others, also of role in deprivation of rights. Group also disputes appointment of 'alcalde mayor' Varela Bermudez to position of 'capitan a guerra' on grounds company commander will be obviated. Varela's installation debated while implications of previously published articles, orders interpreted. After delay of one year, Ugalde declares himself obligated by law to appoint 'capitan a guerra.' (L. Kerr, March 1989)
Persons: 
Ugalde, Juan de (Comandante General)
Persons: 
Calzado, Phelipe (Capitan Comandante)
Persons: 
Varela Bermudez, Francisco (Capitan)
Persons: 
Yrazaval, Manuel Ygnacio (Capitan)
Persons: 
Florez, Manuel Antonio (Virrey)
Persons: 
Galvez, Conde de (Virrey)
Persons: 
Casafuerte, Marques de
Persons: 
Croix, Theodoro de (Comandante General)
Persons: 
Neve, Phelipe de (Brigadier)
Persons: 
Pereyra, Francisco Josse
Persons: 
Martinez de Abal, Rafael
Persons: 
Morales, Manuel Antonio
Persons: 
Benito Faboada, Francisco
Persons: 
Santa Ariza y Castilla, Pablo de la
Persons: 
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo (Comandante General)
Persons: 
Calzado, Phelipe (Capitan)
Persons: 
Martinez de Abal, Raphael (Capitan)
Persons: 
Arredondo, Juan Esteban de (Agente de Negocios)
Persons: 
Gonzales Bracho, Juan Antonio (Teniente General)
Persons: 
Valdes, Francisco Xavier (Alcalde)
Persons: 
Quevedo, Francisco Antonio
Persons: 
Gonzalez de Montes, Buenaventura (Capitan Comandante)
Persons: 
Fernandes, Manuel (Capitan)
Persons: 
Aragon, Juan de (Capitan)
Persons: 
Padilla, Pedro (Capitan Graduado)
Persons: 
Camunez, Joaquin (Teniente)
Persons: 
Rengel, Joseph Antonio (Comandante Inspector)
Persons: 
Galindo Navarro, Pedro (Auditor de Guerra)
Persons: 
Fernandez Carmona, Juan (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Gutierrez, Juan (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Prada, Policarpo (Alferez)
Persons: 
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Places: 
Santiago
Places: 
Parras (Jurisdiccion)
Places: 
Saltillo (Jurisdiccion)
Places: 
Nueva Vizcaya
Places: 
Coahuila
Places: 
Veracruz
Places: 
Chihuahua
Places: 
Anaelo (Parage)
Places: 
Nuevo Leon
Places: 
Santa Rosa (Valle)
Places: 
Monclova
Ethnic Groups: 
Lipanes
Military Groups: 
Santiago, Dragones Provinciales de
Military Groups: 
Santiago, Segundo Esquadron de Dragones Provinciales de
Military Groups: 
Parras, Tropas Provinciales de la Jurisdiccion de
Military Groups: 
Espana, Milicias de
Military Groups: 
Anaelo, Compania de
Military Groups: 
Santiago, Tercera Compania del Cuerpo de Dragones Provinciales de
Military Groups: 
Santiago, Quinta Compania del Cuerpo de Dragones Provinciales de
Military Groups: 
Santiago, Quarta Compania del Cuerpo de Dragones Provinciales de
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 160 ff. 393-443 exp. 6
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 160 ff. 393-443 exp. 6
Language: 
Spanish
Reference Number: 
16000013
Rights: 
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