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Rodriguez Gallardo's testimony to autos written by Balthasar, visitor of Jesuit missions in Sonora.

Serial Number: 
041-04101
Title: 
Rodriguez Gallardo's testimony to autos written by Balthasar, visitor of Jesuit missions in Sonora.
Author(s): 
Rodriguez Gallardo, Jose Rafael (Licenciado)
Date: 
03-24-1692
Date: 
03-04-1754
Documentation: 
January 24, 1795. 244pp. Informe. Copia. Rubricada.
Summary: 
Rodriguez Gallardo's deposition and remarks to informe written by visitor of Jesuit missions in Sonora. Issues discussed include consolidation of dispersed pueblos de indios; military escort for religious entradas into frontier areas; definition of indios vagantes; reasons for Pueblo desertion. Cites various articles from recopilacion de Leyes de las indias concerning reduction of Indians to mission life. author suggests that 2,000 pesos be sent to governor of Sinaloa to combat Apaches and that Barrancas of Sierra Madre be cleared of small Tarahumaran rancherias, and Indians gathered to be settled in larger pueblos. Also discussed are issues of election of Indian civic officials, regional officials to oversee Indian communities, Indian labor at missions, and punishment of mission Indians. Included is definition of siembras de comunidad versus siembras de Iglesia; number of Indians needed for a Pueblo to be legally recognized. Also, suggestions concerning land tenancy, education and repartimiento system in Sonora. (J. H. Ochs, November 1987)
Persons: 
Baltasar, Juan Antonio (Padre)
Persons: 
Rodriguez Gallardo, Jose Rafael (Visitador General)
Persons: 
Vildosola, Agustin de (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Arriola, Agustin de (Padre)
Persons: 
Roldan, Jose (Padre)
Persons: 
Robles, Francisco de
Persons: 
Ruiz de Ael, Santiago (Capitan)
Persons: 
Albares de Ascuedo, Pedro (Capitan)
Persons: 
Escobar y Llamas, Cristoval (Padre)
Persons: 
Sedelmair, Jacobo (Padre)
Persons: 
Maldonado, Juan Pedro (Justicia)
Persons: 
Monion, Ygnacio (Teniente General)
Persons: 
Tato, Manuel Esteban
Persons: 
Gutierrez, Antonio (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Canas, Cristoval de (Padre)
Persons: 
Huidobre, Manuel Bernal de (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Cotera, Francisco
Persons: 
Rojas, Carlos de (Padre Visitador)
Persons: 
Galbes, Conde de
Persons: 
Linares, Duque de
Persons: 
Macuso, Luis (Padre Visitador)
Persons: 
Rodriguez Gallardo, Jose Rafael (Licenciado)
Persons: 
Gorraez, Jose de
Persons: 
Bonillas (Escribano)
Places: 
Ures (Pueblo)
Places: 
Sonora (Provincia)
Places: 
Pimas Bajos, Santa Rosa de (A.K.A. Santa Rosalia)(Pueblo de Indios)
Places: 
Bethelen (Pueblo)
Places: 
Serro Prieto (Rochela)
Places: 
Raum (Pueblo)
Places: 
Hiaqui (Rio)
Places: 
Tecoripa (Pueblo)
Places: 
Pimeria Baja
Places: 
Cuquiarachi (Mision)
Places: 
Cuehuta (Mision)
Places: 
Teurieache (Mision)
Places: 
Rebeico (Rancheria)
Places: 
Matape (Rancheria)
Places: 
Satehi (Rancheria)
Places: 
Bacadiguachi (Pueblo)
Places: 
Natora (Pueblo)
Places: 
Arivechi
Places: 
Saguaripa (Mision)
Places: 
San Mateo (Pueblo)
Places: 
Aribechi
Places: 
Dolores (Pueblo)
Places: 
Remedios (Pueblo)
Places: 
Santiago (Pueblo)
Places: 
Cocoespera (Pueblo)
Places: 
Soamaca, Santa Maria
Places: 
Terrenate (Presidio)
Places: 
Ocuera (Pueblo)
Places: 
Ocoroniala
Places: 
Chicorato (A.K.A. Nio)(Pueblo)
Places: 
Ocoroni (Pueblo)
Places: 
Bacubirito (Pueblo)
Places: 
Fronteras (Presidio)
Places: 
Caborca (Mision)
Places: 
Tubutama (Mision)
Places: 
San Ygnacio (Mision)
Places: 
Las Cruces (Rio)
Places: 
Chivicabi (Sierra Madre)
Places: 
Guabavi (Pueblo)
Places: 
Bac, San Xavier del (Pueblo)
Places: 
Fuerte (Rio)
Places: 
Salado (Rio)
Places: 
Gila (Rio)
Places: 
Verde (Rio)
Places: 
Colorado (Rio)
Places: 
California (Mar)
Places: 
Tiboron (Isla)
Places: 
Guaimas
Places: 
Nueva Galicia
Places: 
Alvarez, Lucas Luis (Padre Visitador)
Places: 
Chile Babaroco (Barranca)
Places: 
Baborigame (Pueblo)
Places: 
Nabegame (Pueblo)
Places: 
Ostimuri (Provincia)
Places: 
Tarahumara (Sierra)
Places: 
Nueva Vizcaya (Provincia)
Places: 
Penol
Places: 
Tehepagui
Places: 
Tabahueto (Serrania)
Places: 
San Benito (Jurisdiccion)
Places: 
Guatenipa, San Pedro de (Pueblo)
Places: 
Badiraguato (Mision)
Places: 
Cariatapa (Pueblo)
Places: 
Soyatipa (Pueblo)
Places: 
Murirato (Pueblo)
Places: 
Sianori (Alcaldia)
Places: 
San Pedro de la Conquista (Presidio)
Places: 
Batopila (Real)
Places: 
Durango
Places: 
Teopari
Places: 
Maio (Rio)
Places: 
Pitic
Places: 
Norotal
Places: 
Arispe (Mision)
Places: 
Sierra Gorda
Ethnic Groups: 
Tepehuanas
Ethnic Groups: 
Tarahumaras
Ethnic Groups: 
Seris
Ethnic Groups: 
Hiaquis
Ethnic Groups: 
Pimas Altos
Ethnic Groups: 
Papagos
Ethnic Groups: 
Pimas Bajos
Ethnic Groups: 
Apaches
Ethnic Groups: 
Suaquis
Ethnic Groups: 
Seri
Ethnic Groups: 
Sobaipuris
Ethnic Groups: 
Sabaguiris
Ethnic Groups: 
Opatas
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 176 ff. 176-298
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 176 ff. 176-298
Language: 
Spanish
Reference Number: 
17600006
Rights: 
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