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Series of letters from Trudeau and Laffitte intercepted by Arredondo concerning rebel activities in Texas.

Serial Number: 
041-05312
Title: 
Series of letters from Trudeau and Laffitte intercepted by Arredondo concerning rebel activities in Texas.
Author(s): 
Arredondo, Joaquin de (Gobernador)
Author(s): 
Trudeau, Felix
Author(s): 
Laffitte, Pablo (Pirata)
Date: 
02-24-1816
Date: 
02-24-1816
Documentation: 
Monterrey, hormigas, natchitoches, nueva orleans. February 24 - March24, 1816. 26p. Letters, drafts. Signed, originals, copies.
Summary: 
Querque brings Series of letters by Trudeau and Laffitte to Arredondo. Concern rebel plans incite and equip Lipanes uprising in Coahuila to divert Spanish forces from rebel sea landings in Texas. Discusses problem of highway robbers operating from safe havens on U.s. Side of Sabinas. Captured letter by Laffitte relates rendezvous of Spanish rebels on Vacas islands to await transport to mainland, thus getting around proclamation by U.s.president prohibiting launching of attacks against New Spain from U.s. territory. Includes news received by Trudeau that all european powers have declared war on France. (A. Tukey, September 1988)
Persons: 
Zamora, Jose Maria (Alferez)
Persons: 
Castro, Jose (Capitan)
Persons: 
Elguezaval, Juan Jose (Capitan)
Persons: 
Elosua, Antonio (Teniente Coronel)
Persons: 
Arredondo, Joaquin (Comandante General)
Persons: 
Calleja, Felix Maria (Virrey)
Persons: 
Varela, Mariano (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Laffitte, Pablo (Pirata)
Persons: 
Campo, Pedro Simon del
Persons: 
Fuentes, Pedro de las
Persons: 
Trudeau, Felix
Persons: 
Querque, Ramon (Portador)
Persons: 
Vastrop, Baron de
Persons: 
Arminan, Benito
Persons: 
Castro, Antonio
Persons: 
Toledo (General)
Persons: 
Napoleon
Persons: 
Fernando Vii (Rey)
Persons: 
Esparza, Blas
Places: 
San Fernando
Places: 
Rio Grande
Places: 
Extremadura
Places: 
San Sabas
Places: 
Babia (Presidio)
Places: 
Aguaverde (Presidio)
Places: 
Nueva Orleans
Places: 
San Luis Potosi
Places: 
Estados Unidos
Places: 
Altamira
Places: 
Hormigas
Places: 
Bahia
Places: 
Vacas (Islas)
Places: 
Atascosito
Places: 
Natchitoches (Puerto)
Places: 
Sabinas (Rio)
Places: 
Luisiana
Places: 
Galveston (Bahia)
Places: 
Trinidad (Rio)
Places: 
Bayupierre
Places: 
Caracas
Places: 
Cartagena
Places: 
Santa Fe
Places: 
Texas
Ethnic Groups: 
Lipanes
Ethnic Groups: 
Comanches
Ethnic Groups: 
Americanos
Military Groups: 
Extremadura, Regimento de
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 239 ff. 267-281 exp. 2
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 239 ff. 267-281 exp. 2
Language: 
Spanish
Reference Number: 
23900029
Rights: 
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