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Officials of cuerpo de Dragones provinciales de Santiago refuse to recognize Ugalde's appointment of alcalde mayor to position of capitan a guerra.

Serial Number: 
041-03850
Title: 
Officials of cuerpo de Dragones provinciales de Santiago refuse to recognize Ugalde's appointment of alcalde mayor to position of capitan a guerra.
Author(s): 
Ugalde, Juan de (Comandante General)
Author(s): 
Gutierres de la Cueva, Juan (Gobernador)
Author(s): 
Calzado, Phelipe (Comandante)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
00-00-1767
Date: 
10-09-1790
Documentation: 
Saltillo. September 25, 1789-October 9, 1790. 72p. Diligencias, letters, oficios. Signed, unsigned, copies, originals.
Summary: 
Contents related thematically to previous expediente. Concern Ugalde's order of 7-3-89 appointing 'alcalde mayor' Varela Bermudez to position of 'capitan a Guerra,' per regulation cited in Ugalde's argument. Officers of dragones provinciales oppose order fearing loss of military, political autonomy, Argue violation of 'ordenanza de las milicias de Espana de 1767' which ensures Milicia same rights as regular army. Officers inform Ugalde of sentiments while latter conducting campaign against Indians of northern Riogrande region; Ugalde incredulous, angered by 'la Mas enorme insubordinacion' of authors. Governor suspends officers per Ugalde's request; Varela installed, alferes given charge of 'cuerpo de milicias.' virrey supercedes governor, reinstates officers, permits Varela to become 'capitan a guerra' in name only, minus usual attendant privileges. (following sequence somewhat related) (L. Kerr, March 1989)
Persons: 
Ugalde, Juan de (Comandante General)
Persons: 
Gutierres de la Cueva, Juan (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Calzado, Phelipe (Comandante)
Persons: 
Galvez, Conde de (Virrey)
Persons: 
Cassafuerte, Marques de
Persons: 
Barela Bermudez, Francisco (Alcadia Mayor)
Persons: 
Martinez de Abal, Rafael (Capitan)
Persons: 
Morales, Manuel Antonio (Teniente)
Persons: 
Benito Faboada, Francisco (Alferes)
Persons: 
Santa, Pablo de la (Alferes)
Persons: 
Galindo Navarro, Pedro (Comandante General)
Persons: 
Yrazabal, Manuel Ygnacio de (Comandante del Cuerpo)
Persons: 
Pereyta, Francisco Josse
Persons: 
Prada, Policarpo (Alferes Retirado)
Persons: 
Florez, Manuel Antonio (Virrey)
Persons: 
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Places: 
Astillero, Paso de
Places: 
Parras, Santa Maria de las
Places: 
Santa Rosa (Valle)
Places: 
Nueva Vizcaya
Places: 
Rio Grande del Norte
Places: 
Piedras Negras
Places: 
Coahuila
Places: 
Monclova
Places: 
Tlaxcala (Pueblo)
Military Groups: 
Santiago, Segundo Esquadron de Dragones Provinciales de
Military Groups: 
Saltillo, Esquadron de Milicias del
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 160 ff. 444-480 exp. 7
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 160 ff. 444-480 exp. 7
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Some margins cut, first folio recorded in indice del ramo as 442.
Reference Number: 
16000014
Rights: 
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