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Sobre las desgracias que ha causado las inundaciones en el Nuevo Reyno de Leon.

Serial Number: 
041-05270
Title: 
Sobre las desgracias que ha causado las inundaciones en el Nuevo Reyno de Leon.
Author(s): 
Herrera, Pedro de (Capitan)
Author(s): 
Calleja, Felix (Coronel)
Author(s): 
Herrera, Simon de (Gobernador)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
06-26-1802
Date: 
01-31-1804
Documentation: 
San Carlos, Monterrey, San Luis Potosi, Mexico. June 26, 1802 - January 31, 1804. 155p. Letters, drafts. Signed, copies, originals.
Summary: 
Documents concern flooding that occurred along Lower Salado and Rio Grande rivers in Nuevo Leon. Includes detailed testimonies of loss of life, homes, crops and livestock for most heavily damaged settlements, along with final tabulation of money compensation to be awarded to each resident by real hacienda. Gobernador sends troops into area to prevent Indian looting and to help with reconstruction. Several towns relocated away from River banks. Affected region made exempt from tax payments and Diezmos until recovered from disaster. (A. Tukey, January 1989)
Persons: 
Ramon, Juan Ygnacio (Comandante)
Persons: 
Calleja, Felix (Coronel)
Persons: 
Herrera, Pedro de (Capitan)
Persons: 
Berenguer de Marquina, Felix (Virrey)
Persons: 
Herrera, Simon de (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Urresti, Francisco Xavier
Persons: 
Vedia y Pinto, Vicente (Capitan)
Persons: 
Reyna, Juan Jose de
Persons: 
Garza, Pedro de la
Persons: 
Santos, Geronimo de los
Persons: 
Flores, Josefa
Persons: 
Valli, Josef Francisco (Teniente)
Persons: 
Goceascochea, Josse (Capitan)
Persons: 
Lira, Agustin (Fray)
Persons: 
Yturrigaray, Joseph de (Virrey)
Persons: 
Yxar, Francisco
Persons: 
Porcel, Antonio
Persons: 
Flores, Jose Antonio
Places: 
Lampazos, Punta de (Presidio)
Places: 
Azanza, Nuestra Senora de la Candelaria de (Villa)
Places: 
Nuevo Santander
Places: 
Santa Rosa
Places: 
Monclova
Places: 
Coahuila
Places: 
Reynosa (Villa)
Places: 
Balsas (Villa)
Places: 
San Antonio (Hacienda)
Places: 
San Luis Potosi
Places: 
Salado (Rio)
Places: 
Nuevo Leon
Places: 
Rio Grande (Presidio)
Places: 
Laredo
Places: 
Tampico
Places: 
Altamira
Places: 
Camargo (Villa)
Places: 
San Carlos
Ethnic Groups: 
Lipanes
Ethnic Groups: 
Mescaleros
Military Groups: 
Lampazos, Compania de la Punta de
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 238 ff. 043-121 (Approx) exp. 2
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 238 ff. 043-121 (Appro
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Folios not numbered.
Reference Number: 
23800002
Rights: 
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