The University of Arizona
Skip to Content

Padre Augustin de Arriola al padre rector Patricio Ymaz. Excellent summary of Yaqui revolt.

Serial Number: 
300-00054
Title: 
Padre Augustin de Arriola al padre rector Patricio Ymaz. Excellent summary of Yaqui revolt.
Author(s): 
Arriola, Augustin de (Padre)
Date: 
10-12-1741
Documentation: 
Huirivis. October 12, 1741. 10p. Letter. Original. Signed.
Summary: 
Lengthy description of Yaqui revolt, focusing on Yaqui rebel leaders Muni and Bernabe. Notes Muni's attempt to unite himself with Yaqui rebel forces under Siboli. Describes imprisonment, interrogation of Muni and Bernabe at Buenavista. Bernabe admits he called junta de Echizeros para desterrar la enfermedad G. Avia en su pueblo (Huiribis) (pg.254). Soldiers find Peyote in Muni's Bolsa. Describes Muni's Bernabes's beheading. States Muni yelled no tengo yo la culpa, sino esse governor Viejo dn. Manuel, Mendivil, y Quiroz. describes battle between Yaqui allies of Spaniards from Rahum, Potam against rebels. Notes beheadings of various rebels, including Juan Calixto. States that order now restored, Yaqui pueblos now full of loyal Yaqui subjects. says his pueblos of Potam, Rahum and Huirivis have more than 8000 people. Excellent. Summary of revolt. (T. Sheridan) (1977)
Persons: 
Muni (Yaqui Rebel Leader)
Persons: 
Bernabe (Yaqui Rebel Leader)
Persons: 
Siboli (Yaqui Rebel Leader)
Persons: 
Canas, Pedro de (Teniente)
Persons: 
Babeca, Hipolito (Yaqui Ally of Spaniards)
Persons: 
Usarraga, Joseph de (Alferez)
Persons: 
Bernal, Salvador Domingo (Sargento)
Persons: 
Aquibuamea, Luis (Yaqui Rebel Leader From Rahum)
Persons: 
Calixto, Juan (Yaqui Rebel Leader)
Persons: 
Ymaz, Patricio (Rector, Sj)
Persons: 
Arriola, Augustin de (Sj)
Persons: 
Bernal de Huidobro, Manuel (Gobernador)
Persons: 
Mendivil
Persons: 
Quiroz
Places: 
Torim (Pueblo)
Places: 
Buenavista (Pueblo)
Places: 
Cocorim (Cocorit) (Pueblo)
Places: 
Huirivis (Pueblo)
Places: 
Rahum (Pueblo)
Places: 
Potam (Pueblo)
Places: 
Vicam (Pueblo)
Ethnic Groups: 
Yaquis
First Location: 
TXU, Lat. Amer. Col. Wbs no. 0902 pp. 251-260
Original Location: 
TXU, Austin, Lac, Wbs no. 0902 pp. 251-260
Language: 
Spanish
Rights: 
To request a full text document please contact the original or first location repository; if a citation reads “AZU Film” please submit the citation to Askddt@u.library.arizona.edu or phone 520-621-6438.