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Autos concerning Nayaritas and guasamotecos who threatened to kill missionaries and free prisoner Juan Tonate from jail in Mexico.

Serial Number: 
041-03979
Title: 
Autos concerning Nayaritas and guasamotecos who threatened to kill missionaries and free prisoner Juan Tonate from jail in Mexico.
Author(s): 
Alcantara, Pedro
Author(s): 
Mateo, Juan
Author(s): 
Lerma, Manuel de
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
02-12-1761
Date: 
11-18-1766
Documentation: 
Guazamota, Santa Maria de-Mexico. February 12, 1761-November 1766. 104p. Autos. Originals. Signed. Copies.
Summary: 
Letter found seeking money and help from other Indians in order to free Juan Tonate et Al from jail in Mexico, and to join together to kill missionaries; testimony taken from witnesses; three men from San Lucas and one from Guazamota sentenced to five years in jail; three of four released after four years served, one Dies in jail; prisoners questioned; prisoners transferred; judge named; captain expresses concern Indians in towns planning to come together in resistance; question whether letter fabricated by guazamotecos; idols found which point to unrest; captain stresses that Ladino Indians from San Lucas and Guazamota not be allowed to mix with Nayaritas; fray Ibarra doubts whether the Nayaritas involved in plot based on their rusticity; residents of San Lucas and Guazamota express fear that Tonate would kill natives and steal livestock when released from jail, so did not join conspiracy to kill priests; brigade formed to stem Indian hostilities; Nayaritas and guasamotecos seen to be quiet; bishop supports request to release prisoners as crime small in relation to punishment. (p. Coyle, October 1989)
Persons: 
Gorraes, Francisco Joseph de
Persons: 
Gatuna y Lemos, Joseph Xavier (Capitan)
Persons: 
Alcantara, Pedro
Persons: 
Mateo, Juan
Persons: 
Lerma, Manuel de
Persons: 
Fringares de Salasar, Pedro (Capitan de Guerra)
Persons: 
Serratos de la Messa, Antonio
Persons: 
Francisco (Indio)
Persons: 
Martinez, Juan
Persons: 
Aillon y Monrroy, Pedro Pablo
Persons: 
Plaza, Isidrio de (Cabo)
Persons: 
Pedro (Indio)
Persons: 
Juan Joseph (Indio)
Persons: 
Marcelino (Indio)
Persons: 
Cumplido, Matheo
Persons: 
Minjares de Salazar, Pedro
Persons: 
Cruz, Juan de la
Persons: 
Areche, Joseph Antonio
Persons: 
Bucarelli y Ursua, Antonio
Persons: 
Famaron y Romeral, Pedro
Persons: 
Aguaero, Josef Carlos
Persons: 
Cruz, Domingo de la
Persons: 
Flores, Juan
Persons: 
Reyes, Pascual de los
Persons: 
Santiago, Pascual de
Persons: 
Rivas, Nicolas Francisco de
Persons: 
Rodriguez, Juan
Persons: 
Feliz, Lucas
Persons: 
Alvarez Prendes, Eusevio
Persons: 
Fayni, Josef
Persons: 
Ramirez, Joseph
Persons: 
Mendoza, Joseph de
Persons: 
Valdes, Martin de
Persons: 
Rendon, Gregorio
Persons: 
Santos, Mathias de los
Persons: 
Mingares y Zalazar, Pedro
Persons: 
Rivera y Castro, Juan Antonio
Persons: 
Lopez, Francisco
Persons: 
Briones, Joseph Antonio Ramon
Persons: 
Russa, Juan de la
Persons: 
Prido y Ballesteros, Francisco Joseph
Persons: 
Perez de Velasco, Joseph Antonio
Persons: 
Valcarcel, Domingo
Persons: 
Ibarra, Pedro de Santa Aria de (Fray)
Persons: 
Tonate, Juan
Persons: 
Quintara, Ygnacio
Persons: 
Calatayud, Alfonso
Persons: 
Gomez, Bernardo Antonio
Persons: 
Aguero, Joseph Carlos de
Persons: 
Criullas, Marques
Persons: 
Mendieta, Juan Anastacio de (Capitan de Guerra)
Persons: 
Lobatos, Juan
Persons: 
Tamaron, Pedro (Obispo)
Persons: 
Mario (Indio Guazamoteco)
Persons: 
Mendoza, Joseph (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Valdez, Antonio
Persons: 
Delgado, Francisco Joachin
Persons: 
Escovar, Francisco Xavier
Places: 
San Laguneros, Santa Rosa los
Places: 
Guazamota, Santa Maria de
Places: 
Mesquital, San Francisco de
Places: 
San Lucas
Places: 
Mexico
Places: 
Santa Theresa
Places: 
Guazamora
Places: 
San Antonio
Places: 
Zamora
Places: 
San Andres Cuameata
Places: 
Valero, San Francisco Xavier de (Presidio)
Places: 
Naiarit (Provincia)
Places: 
Santa Rosa (Pueblo)
Places: 
Durango
Places: 
Peyoten, San Juan
Places: 
Bolanos (Real)
Places: 
Colotan
Places: 
Mesa (Presidio)
Places: 
Lajas
Places: 
Nueva Vizcaia
Places: 
Nayari
Places: 
Parral
Places: 
Laxas
Places: 
San Antonio (Pueblo)
Places: 
San Bernabe (Pueblo)
Places: 
Santa Maria (Pueblo)
Places: 
Veracruz
Military Groups: 
Reyna, Regimento de la
Military Groups: 
Majestad, Real Ejercito de Su
Military Groups: 
Espanoles de Infanteria, Reales Guardias
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 167 ff. 001i-047i
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 167 ff. 001i-047i
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Ninth grouping in Volume starting with ff. # 1; five unnumbered ff. Of expedientes preface foliated autos, backside ff. #15 blurred and recopied.
Reference Number: 
16700011
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