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Expediente relativo a pago de sueldos de don Ramon de Castro, ex comandante de las provincias de oriente y despues gobernador nombrado de Puerto Rico, y a la salida de sus ahorros.

Serial Number: 
041-05365
Title: 
Expediente relativo a pago de sueldos de don Ramon de Castro, ex comandante de las provincias de oriente y despues gobernador nombrado de Puerto Rico, y a la salida de sus ahorros.
Author(s): 
Bonilla
Author(s): 
Castro, Ramon de (Coronel)
Author(s): 
Dominguez, Miguel
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
05-03-1793
Documentation: 
Saltillo. Veracruz. April 3, 1793. 165p. Letters. Informes. Signed.
Summary: 
Document concerns payment of salary to Castro and his embarkment from Veracruz to puerto Rico where he will assume governorship. Castro's ill health forces him to go to Mexico and delay trip. Castro's salary given. Castro requests right to freely transport luggage and other items from Mexico to puerto Rico. F. 28 gives regulations concerning quantity of money each class of military personnel is allowed to transfer from one country to another. Rest of Series concerns important rules and regulations governing Colonial trade. F. 30 mentions real Orden of 1779 establishing taxes and other rules for exporting gold and silver from America to Spain. F. 33 describes shipment of cacao from Guayaquil to Spain and import Fee levied on said shipment. 1774 decree of commerce of the quatro reynos stated relating to gold and silver from Peru and Guatemala. Taxes on gold and silver reiterated , as well as, need for laws relating to import of soldiers, wine, sugar, and fruit. Final folios resolve Castro's case and determines amount of goods he can import to puerto Rico, duty-free. (P. Lenz, March1990)
Persons: 
Castro, Ramon de (Coronel)
Persons: 
Gardogui, Diego de
Persons: 
Butler, Juan Maria
Persons: 
Gutierrez, Luis
Persons: 
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de
Persons: 
Puente Vicario, Pedro del
Persons: 
Cardenas, Antonio de (Intendente)
Persons: 
Mayorga, Marion de (Virrey)
Persons: 
Ycara, Isidrro Antonio de
Persons: 
Navarro, Juan de
Persons: 
Galvez, Conde de
Persons: 
Ycara, Francisco Ignacio de
Persons: 
Arieta, Damian de
Places: 
Saltillo
Places: 
Veracruz (Puerto)
Places: 
San Blas
Places: 
San Luis Potosi
Places: 
Puerto Rico (Isla)
Places: 
Acapulco
Places: 
Peru
Places: 
Guayaquil
Places: 
Guatemala
Places: 
Santa Fe
Places: 
Buenos Aires
Places: 
Caracas
Places: 
Yucatan
Places: 
Barlodento (Islas)
Places: 
Mallorca (Isla)
Places: 
Canarias (Isla)
Places: 
Cadiz
Places: 
Trinidad (Isla)
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 242 ff. 001-058
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 242 ff. 001-058
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Ff. 30-30 illegible in parts. F. 44 duplicated.
Reference Number: 
24200001
Rights: 
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