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Concerns the management of the segunda compania de Voluntarios de Cataluna.

Serial Number: 
041-05881
Title: 
Concerns the management of the segunda compania de Voluntarios de Cataluna.
Author(s): 
Virnuega, Juan de (Capitan)
Author(s): 
Nava, Pedro de (Comandante General)
Author(s): 
Merino, Manuel
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
02-26-1761
Date: 
05-15-1792
Documentation: 
Chihuahua. August 31, 1791-May 31, 1792. 216p. Informes/letters. Originals/signed/copies.
Summary: 
Discussion of withdrawing the segunda compania de Voluntarios de Cataluna (companias de ynfanteria ligera de cataluna appears to have been another name for this troop) from the presidios of Norte, San Elezeario, and Carrizal. Also increasing the pay of men who would be willing to stay instead of returning to Spain; replacing those who want out; moving it to different areas within Mexico; etc. Ff.195 contains biographical information about Guillermo Peregrina and Pasqual de Cisneros. Ff.197 and 203 contain biographical information about Tomas Wading. Ff. 201 contains biographical information about Francisco Albares. Perera was demoted from sargento Segundo to ultimo soldado for some unnamed delitos. Periodic, general discussion of the costs involved in running a military unit, including the men's pay. On ff.236-237 Josef Aguilar asked to be released from military service. Ff.238 is chart of proposed pay increases. Ff.239-240 mention of the cost of purchasing horses and mules. (S. Langmack June 1990)
Persons: 
Nava, Pedro de (Comandante General)
Persons: 
Munoz, Jose
Persons: 
Peregrina, Guillermo
Persons: 
Peregrina, Jose
Persons: 
Peregrina, Gertrudis
Persons: 
Rodrigues, Xavier
Persons: 
Villanueva, Fernando
Persons: 
Montes, Clemente de
Persons: 
Cisneros, Pasqual de
Persons: 
Virnuega, Juan de (Capitan)
Persons: 
Rodriguez, Francisco
Persons: 
Wading, Tomas
Persons: 
Wading, Jayme
Persons: 
Calabuch, Juan
Persons: 
Albares, Francisco (Hijo--Sargento)
Persons: 
Albares, Francisco (Padre--Sargento Segundo)
Persons: 
Porras Albares, Isavel de
Persons: 
Perera, Juan Cayetano de
Persons: 
Sartorio, Juan
Persons: 
Yslas, Agustin de (Alferez)
Persons: 
Ojas, Ysidro de (Sargento Primero)
Persons: 
Medina, Pedro (Sargento Segundo)
Persons: 
Mata Binolas, Pedro (Capitan)
Persons: 
Diaz de Ortega, Philipe
Persons: 
Garrido, Pedro
Persons: 
Florez, Manuel Antonio
Persons: 
Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo
Persons: 
Merino, Manuel
Persons: 
Gorostiza, Pedro
Persons: 
Bonilla
Persons: 
Amat Tortosa, Andres
Persons: 
Crespo, Francisco Antonio (Coronel)
Persons: 
Croix, Caballero de (Comandante)
Persons: 
Aguilar, Josef
Persons: 
Bucareli, Antonio
Places: 
Cataluna
Places: 
Arispe
Places: 
Puebla
Places: 
Chihuahua
Places: 
Guanadella
Places: 
Barcelona
Places: 
Castilla
Places: 
Montana
Places: 
Chihuahua
Places: 
Alcala de Guadeira (Villa)
Places: 
Sevilla
Places: 
Sonora
Places: 
Guadalajara
Places: 
Santiago
Places: 
Poniente (Provincia)
Places: 
Durango
Places: 
Guanaxuato (Ciudad)
Places: 
California
Places: 
Norte (Presidio)
Places: 
San Elezeario (Presidio)
Places: 
Carrizal (Presidio)
Military Groups: 
Cataluna, Segunda Compania de Voluntarios de
Military Groups: 
Espana, Regimiento de Dragones de
Military Groups: 
America, Regimiento de Ynfanteria de
Military Groups: 
Montana, Compania de Fucileros
Military Groups: 
Toluca, Regimiento de Provinciales de Ynfanteria de
Military Groups: 
Cataluna, Companias de Ynfanteria Ligera de
First Location: 
AZTM, AGN, Vol. 266 ff. 194-301
Original Location: 
AGN, Mexico City, Provincias Internas Vol. 266 ff. 194-301
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Ff.205 repeated.
Reference Number: 
26600008
Rights: 
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