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Concerns establishment and general conditions of Burgos.

Serial Number: 
041-04155
Title: 
Concerns establishment and general conditions of Burgos.
Author(s): 
Escandon, Joseph de
Date: 
07-07-1750
Documentation: 
Burgos. July 7, 1750. 22p. Autos. Copies.
Summary: 
Concerns autos, plans and conditions regarding the establishment of Burgos by Escandon. Contains descriptions of geography, fertility of land and availability of water for irrigation. Review by Escandon and others of Indians, population, squad and property in town. Discussion of feasibility of irrigation and suitablity of pastures for cattle. Mentions possible Indian threat. says would need more people and soldiers. Indian captain from Tamaulipa arrives with peace request. Escandon grants request. Document does not contain name of Indian group. Discussion of proper location for settlement of these Indians. Contains list of families, names, ages and property. Similar list for squad. Mentions all people's obligation to remain in Burgos. says transportation in area difficult because pathways still need to be cut out. (M. Dannemiller, March 1989)
Persons: 
Escandon, Joseph de (Coronel)
Persons: 
Ladron de Guevara, Antonio (Capitan)
Persons: 
Sanchez de Zamoza, Francisco (Teniente)
Persons: 
Cyprian, Igancio Antonio (Fray)
Persons: 
Fierro, Simon del (Fray)
Persons: 
Saens, Santiago
Persons: 
Moctezuma, Juan Elias (Teniente)
Persons: 
Moctezuma, Juan Crisostomo (Alferez)
Persons: 
Joseph (Indio)
Persons: 
Leal de Leon y Guevarra, Joseph Antonio
Persons: 
Perez, Joseph
Persons: 
Rodriguez, Manuel
Persons: 
Garza, Blas Maria de (Capitan)
Persons: 
Ximenes, Nicolas
Places: 
Burgos
Places: 
Nuevo Santander
Places: 
San Fernando
Places: 
Camargo
Places: 
Reynosa
Places: 
Padilla
Places: 
Tamaulipa (Sierra)
Places: 
Linares
Places: 
Conchas (Rio)
Places: 
Coahuila
Places: 
Guadalcazar
Places: 
Guajuco
Places: 
Cueto (Mision)
Places: 
Cavallero (Arroyo)
Military Groups: 
Santander, Escuadra Volante de
Military Groups: 
Guadalcazar, Compania de
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 180 ff. 033-044
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 180 ff. 033-044
Language: 
Spanish
Reference Number: 
18000003
Rights: 
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