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Documents referring to petitions to viceroy from settlers from Canary Islands in Texas province.

Serial Number: 
041-05218
Title: 
Documents referring to petitions to viceroy from settlers from Canary Islands in Texas province.
Author(s): 
Leal, Juan (Apoderado de Familias Islenas), Rivera, Pedro (Brigadier)
Date: 
12-31-1731
Date: 
10-26-1732
Documentation: 
December 31, 1731. 10p. Peticiones. Signed.
Summary: 
Documents refer to travel and settlement in San Antonio del Vejar of families from canary islands, families name an apoderado to present himself in court to petition return of horses left in different areas due to tiredness as without horses they can not work their land, also petition to be paid monies offered instead of given supplies as such supplies are to expensive. Viceroy concurs with petition even when Rivero advises against it. (A. Dell'acqua January 1988)
Persons: 
Leal, Juan (Apoderado de Familias de Islas Canarias)
Persons: 
Rivera, Pedro de (Brigadier)(Consejero)
Persons: 
Leal Forras (Alcalde Ordinario)
Persons: 
Dubal, Francisco (Cabo Conductor)
Persons: 
Aguirre, Mathias
Persons: 
Ecay y Muzquir, Joseph Antonio de (Capitan)
Persons: 
Acuna, Juan de (Marquez de Casa Fuerte, Virrey)
Persons: 
Perez de Almazan, Juan Antonio (Capitan)
Persons: 
Vega, Bartholome de la
Persons: 
Ammunarriz, Sebastian
Places: 
Vejar, San Antonio del (Presidio)
Places: 
Canarias (Islas)
Places: 
Texas (Provincia)
Places: 
Guaticlan (Pueblo)
Places: 
Saltillo (Villa)
Places: 
Coaguila (Provincia)
Places: 
San Juan Baptista del Rio Grande (Presidio)
Ethnic Groups: 
Canarios
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 236 ff. 051-056
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 236 ff. 051-056
Language: 
Spanish
Reference Number: 
23600006
Rights: 
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