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informe de diez y seis misiones... de la Nueva Vizcaya.

Serial Number: 
230-00034
Title: 
informe de diez y seis misiones... de la Nueva Vizcaya.
Date: 
03-10-1786
Documentation: 
Colegio de nra. Sra. de Guadalupe de Zacatecas. March 10, 1786. Original. Signed.
Summary: 
Informe concerning 16 missions Nueva Vizcaya administered by colejo de nra. Sra. de Guadalupe de Zacatecas including Tomochi, Tutuaca, Moris, Batopilillas, Santa Anna, Chinipas, Guazapares, serocahui, hueguachic, Nabogame, Concepcion de Tubares, San Miguel de Tubares, Baburigame, Tonachi, Norogachi, baquiachi, encompassing 52 pueblos, 13,363 Pimas Altos, Tarahumares Altos, y bassos, Tubares, y Mexicanos. Also Tepehuanes. Geographical location, settlements, population, ethnic composition each mission given. Inhabitants Loreto Pueblo, mission Santa Anna, described as Tarahumaras Bajos who speak language called guarigia (warihio), el idioma entre Tarahumara y Yaqui. Inhabitants Tohallama Pueblo, mission buburigame, nacron Mexicana. States some Indians speak Spanish, but most understand/speak only native tongues, so missionaries instructed in Indian languages. Children instructed in Spanish in morning, in own language afternoon. Impossible to establish schools however because people leave settlements so often. Discusses inadequacy missionary stipend, need for Indians to raise food for priests (maize, wheat, beans, Chile). Because of nature terrain/climate, difficult to raise cattle, only serocahui mission has large herd. Describes amount crops raised communally at each mission. Notes cultivation sugar Cane various missions, especially Baburigame. says law against Indians leaving pueblos without permission, but not enforced. Notes Indians' fondness alcoholic beverage made from corn. Brief description land tenure. Notes population increase. Chart containing population breakdown (sex, age, ethnic) included. (T. Sheridan) (1976)
Persons: 
Galvez, Conde de
Persons: 
Croix, Marques de
Persons: 
Cuellar, Lope de
Persons: 
Galvez, Jose de
Persons: 
Cerrillo, Francisco Antonio
Persons: 
Laba, Ignacio Maria (Padre)
Places: 
Pahucachi
Places: 
Cajunichi
Places: 
Arisicachi
Places: 
Tepachi
Places: 
Maicoba
Places: 
Ticamorachi
Places: 
Baboroco
Places: 
Loreto
Places: 
Guadalupe
Places: 
Temoris
Places: 
Tepuchic
Places: 
Cuiteco
Places: 
Churu
Places: 
Gamechic
Places: 
Pamachi
Places: 
Guagueigo
Places: 
San Ignacio
Places: 
San Andres
Places: 
Cinco Playas
Places: 
Baronopa
Places: 
Tohallama
Places: 
Santa Rosa
Places: 
Tenoriba
Places: 
Hueachi
Places: 
Dolores
Places: 
Chinatu
Places: 
Aboleachi
Places: 
Guachochi
Places: 
Tecaborachi
Places: 
Santa Anna
Places: 
Papahichi
Places: 
Tetahuichi
Places: 
Pahuichic
Places: 
Nararachi
Places: 
Tehuerichi
Places: 
Chiguagua (Villa)
Ethnic Groups: 
Pimas Altas
Ethnic Groups: 
Tarahumaras
Ethnic Groups: 
Tubares
Ethnic Groups: 
Tepehuanes
Ethnic Groups: 
Warihios
First Location: 
CU-BANC. M-M 0431 folder 013
Original Location: 
CU-BANC. M-M 0431 F. 013
Language: 
Spanish
Notes: 
Microfilm available
Rights: 
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