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Autos re: Escandon's visit to missions of Sierra Gorda

Serial Number: 
041-05540
Title: 
Autos re: Escandon's visit to missions of Sierra Gorda
Author(s): 
Escandon, Joseph de (Coronel)
Author(s): 
Saldivar, Mathias
Date: 
03-12-1744
Date: 
07-20-1744
Documentation: 
Santiago de xalpa, Nuevo Santander. March 12, 1744 - July 20, 1744. 30p. Letters, autos. Originals, signed.
Summary: 
Autos describing excandon's visit to five Sierra Gorda missions. Dismissal of missionary Cabeza de Baca for negligence of responsibilites, also discussion of need to rebuild mission structures, inventory of mission furnishings especially images of saints and religious paraphernalia, measurement of mission lands, list of Mecos Pames of Xalpa mission ff 97-100, including number of Christian converts. Auto regarding election of Alcaldes and other officials attended by Mecos Pames officials. Saldivar reports that in all missions the children and adults go to Christian doctrine classes and provide details on attendance. (L. L. Woodward, September 1989)
Persons: 
Fuenclara, Conde de
Persons: 
Escandon, Joseph de (Coronel)
Persons: 
Dias Maldonado, Joseph
Persons: 
Fernandez del Rincon
Persons: 
Sanchez, Balthasar (Provincial)
Persons: 
Cabeza de Baca, Lucas (Provincial)
Persons: 
Romero, Francisco (Ayudante)(Testigo)
Persons: 
Peruzquia, Visente Xavier (Teniente Protector)
Persons: 
Martinez, Visente (Testigo)
Persons: 
Saldivar, Mathias
Persons: 
Ramirez de Arellano, Andres (Alferez)
Persons: 
Peres de Mezquia, Pedro (Padre Presidente)
Persons: 
Fernandez de Rama, Gaspar (Capitan)
Persons: 
Alba, Salbador de (Sargento)
Persons: 
Francisco Joseph (Carpintero Meco)
Persons: 
Thorres, Lorenzo de (Alcalde de Primer Voto)
Persons: 
Ramos, Domingo
Persons: 
Reyes, Thoribio
Persons: 
Reyes, Manuel (Rexidor)
Persons: 
Martin, Nicolas (Secretario)
Persons: 
Cortes Velasco, Joseph (Fray)
Places: 
Santiago de Xalpa (Mision)
Places: 
Gorda (Sierra)
Places: 
Queretaro
Places: 
Talpan (Mision)
Places: 
Agua de Landa (Mision)
Places: 
Tancoyol (Mision)
Places: 
Conca (Mision)
Places: 
Queretaro, Santiago de (Ciudad)
Places: 
San Fernando de Mexico (Colegio)
Places: 
Pisquintla, San Juan (Pueblo)
Places: 
Nuevo Santander
Places: 
Tilaco (Mision)
Ethnic Groups: 
Mecos
Ethnic Groups: 
Pames
Ethnic Groups: 
Mexicanos
Ethnic Groups: 
Chichimecos
Military Groups: 
Queretaro, Regimiento de
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 249 ff. 088-103 exp. 8
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 249 ff. 088-103 exp. 8
Language: 
Spanish
Reference Number: 
24900008
Rights: 
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