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Letters from the authorities of Monterrey for virrey informing him that the Indians settle in valle Viejo.

Serial Number: 
041-04067
Title: 
Letters from the authorities of Monterrey for virrey informing him that the Indians settle in valle Viejo.
Author(s): 
Gorraez, Joseph de (Secretario)
Author(s): 
Estrada, Jose Maria de (Procurador)
Author(s): 
Ramirez de Arellano, Juan Maria (Licenciado)
Date: 
09-18-1766
Date: 
11-06-1766
Documentation: 
Monterrey. September 18, 1766-November 6, 1766. 34p. Autos, letters. Signed.
Summary: 
Autos from Mecos Indians complaining that they are mistreated by the Spaniards and request protection from virrey. He orders an investigation from both the authorities of Monterrey and the mission, and wants sworn testimony and without delay. The investigation is focused only on the land of the Indians but not on who is mistreating them. Stated on folio 168 is desde su Nacimiento Se Han alimentado, como son la Flor de Tuna, Mesquite, Coma, maguacatas, Mescales aguamiel... (D. Bautista, April 1990)
Persons: 
Estrada, Jose Maria (Procurador)
Persons: 
Dios, Christobal de (Indio)
Persons: 
Zamora, Fernando (Indio)
Persons: 
Villasanta, Joseph Antonio (Indio)
Persons: 
Virgen, Juan Antonio de la (Indio)
Persons: 
Gorraez, Joseph de (Secretario)
Persons: 
Croix, Marques de la (Virrey)
Persons: 
Ramirez de Arellano, Juan Maria
Persons: 
Ussel y Guimbarda, Ignacio (Capitan)
Persons: 
Vallesteros, Pedro Agustin
Persons: 
Mier y Noriega, Joseph Joachin
Persons: 
Rodriguez, Juan Joseph (Alcalde)
Persons: 
Diaz Cardena, Gonzalo (Fray)
Persons: 
Vallesteros, Joseph Domingo
Persons: 
Ladron de Guevara, Antonio (Capitan)
Persons: 
Correa, Tomas (Misionero)
Persons: 
Jurado Caballero, Antonio (Misionero)
Persons: 
Amarillas, Marques de (Virrey)
Persons: 
Diez Tamayo, Pablo (Fray)
Persons: 
Malincheno, Francisquillo El (Indio)
Persons: 
Rodrigo, Juan Joseph
Places: 
Come Nopales (Nacion)
Places: 
San Christobal (Pueblo)
Places: 
Monterrey
Places: 
Viejo (Valle)
Places: 
Pilon (Valle)
Places: 
San Phelipe de Linares
Places: 
Gualaguises
Places: 
Madre (Sierra)
Places: 
Tamaulipa (Sierra)
Places: 
Piedra (Nacion)
Places: 
Borbon, Real de
Places: 
Santo Domingo (Mision)
Ethnic Groups: 
Mecos
Ethnic Groups: 
Xanambres
Military Groups: 
Nuevo Reyno de Leon, Real Armada
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 173 ff. 157-174
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 173 ff. 157-174
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Folios numbered.
Reference Number: 
17300009
Rights: 
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