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Information related to the establishment and conquest of Sierra Gorda, autos formed against Escandon.

Serial Number: 
041-05516
Title: 
Information related to the establishment and conquest of Sierra Gorda, autos formed against Escandon.
Author(s): 
Queijo, Domingo
Author(s): 
Cornide y Saavedra, Diego Antonio (Asesor)
Author(s): 
Gerico, Antonio
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
09-22-1766
Date: 
12-10-1766
Documentation: 
Mexico. September 22, 1766-December 10, 1766. 52p. Autos. Signed.
Summary: 
Virrey orders investigation of complaints of fray Garcia concerning conquest of new colony; Cornide is placed in charge of collecting declarations, asks six questions concerning abuses of Escandon. For example, was Escandon successful in his commission, did Escandon drive off rather than pacify Indians, did Escandon withhold salaries, was Escandon nepotistic, why has Escandon become so rich in the wake of the conquest, did Escandon do anything right in the conquest? (D. Bautista, may 1990)
Persons: 
Escandon, Joseph (Coronel)
Persons: 
Garcia, Joseph Joachin (Fray)
Persons: 
Ortega, Francisco
Persons: 
Cornide y Saavedra, Diego Antonio (Asesor)
Persons: 
Gonzalez, Pedro
Persons: 
Barberena, Juan Francisco (Capitan)
Persons: 
Trasierra, Joseph (Capitan)
Persons: 
Zamora, Gabriel de
Persons: 
Rivera Platero, Domingo
Persons: 
Gerico, Antonio
Persons: 
Lorenzo y Aguiar, Antonio
Persons: 
Bruega, Francisco Miguel la
Persons: 
Soto Troncoso y Lira, Francisco
Persons: 
Mariano, Joachin Maria (Fray)
Persons: 
Motesuma, Phelipe Miguel
Persons: 
Toledo, Francisco
Persons: 
Marques, Eugenio (Capitan)
Persons: 
Quintanilla, Joseph
Persons: 
Revilla Gigedo, Conde de (Virrey)
Persons: 
Amarillas, Marques de (Virrey)
Persons: 
Cruillas, Marques de (Virrey)
Persons: 
Fuenclara, Conde de (Virrey)
Persons: 
Vizcarra, Joseph
Persons: 
Perea, Christoval
Persons: 
Manuela (India)
Persons: 
Araujo, Francisco
Persons: 
Barrera, Pedro
Persons: 
Rama del Pilar, Gaspar (Capitan)
Persons: 
Saldivar, Matias
Persons: 
Sanchez, Christoval
Persons: 
Gomez, Andres (Cura)
Persons: 
Osorio y Llamas (Licenciado)
Persons: 
Queijo, Domingo
Persons: 
Galves, Joseph de
Persons: 
Rico Santos, Antonio
Persons: 
Valdez, Angel
Places: 
Tampico
Places: 
Nuevo Orleans
Places: 
Altamira
Places: 
Horcasitas
Places: 
Escandon
Places: 
Aguayo
Places: 
Vigo
Places: 
Guemes
Places: 
Padilla
Places: 
Santander
Places: 
Marina, Soto la
Places: 
San Fernando
Places: 
Cerralvo
Places: 
Valles (Villa)
Places: 
Cadereita
Places: 
Nuevo Santander
Places: 
Huasteca
Places: 
Zaus
Places: 
Queretaro
Places: 
Cozcatlan
Places: 
Taniagua
Places: 
Guachinango
Places: 
Maiz (Valle)
Places: 
Concaen (Hacienda)
Places: 
Conca (Rio)
Places: 
Ayuta (Rio)
Places: 
Xalpa (Mision)
Places: 
Guadalaxara
Places: 
Laredo
Places: 
Jolla (Paraje)
Places: 
Gorda (Sierra)
Places: 
Camargo
Places: 
Verde (Rio)
Places: 
San Miguel Conca (Mision)
Places: 
Concepcion (Mision)
Places: 
Tilaco, San Francisco (Mision)
Places: 
San Antonio (Presidio)
Places: 
Tancoyol (Mision)
Places: 
San Juan de la Penitencia (Convento)
Places: 
Tasajo (Villa)
Places: 
Savinas (Rio)
Places: 
Escanela, San Pedro
Places: 
Llera
Places: 
Tancama (Valle)
Ethnic Groups: 
Mecos
Ethnic Groups: 
Pames
Ethnic Groups: 
Olives
Ethnic Groups: 
Tonaces
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 248 ff. 069-095
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 248 ff. 069-095
Language: 
Spanish
Reference Number: 
24800004
Rights: 
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