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Bishopric (Administration)

Letters from virrey to arzobispo and obispos requesting their opinions with respect the territorial division of the new colony and the possibility of construction of a new obispado.

Author(s): 
Gorraez, Joseph de (Secretario)
Author(s): 
Croix, Marques de (Virrey)
Date: 
12-02-1764
Documentation: 
Mexico. December 2, 1764-November 11, 1766. 36p. Letters. Signed, copies.

Letters from obispos and arzobispo to the virrey giving their opinions on the creation of an obispado in Nuevo Santander.

Author(s): 
Martinez Lorca, Juan
Author(s): 
Sanchez Tagle, Pedro
Author(s): 
Croix, Marques de (Virrey)
Date: 
03-13-1759
Documentation: 
Mexico. March 13, 1759-May 10, 1769. 26p. Letters. Signed, copies.

consulta del commandante general de poniente sobre que se ponga ministro con su modo en la mision de satebo... first in this series begins with es conveniente.

Author(s): 
Borica, Diego de (Teniente Coronel)
Author(s): 
Nava, Pedro de
Author(s): 
Lorenzo, Estevan (Obispo de Durango)
Date: 
07-12-1792
Documentation: 
Chihnagua, Mexico, Durango. July 12, 1792 - October 29, 1792. 28p. Approximate letters. Originals/copies. Administration of a synod the mission of satebo and the surrounding indian communities of guapalaynas, yoquivo, and depending on the discretion of Cordero, Guadalupe; the population size for each community with a grand total of 834, the distance of Cordero from these settlements has occasioned the use of ochoa in the satebo mission; letter acknowledging the above and giving approval for the restructuring to proceed; nava's request that the bishop of Durango be involved in the restructuring mentioned above; document resulting from the meeting of the junta superior de la real hazienda on costs resulting from the restructuring, signed by the six fiscales; virrey acknowledges restructuring and informs nava that he has asked bishop of Durango for his cooperation in this matter; bishop of Durango accepting a role in the establishment of the mission, forsees no problems except for possibly a shortage of missionaries; nava's intention to take up the matter of the mission as soon as he gets back from vizcaya; virrey's permission for a payment to be fowarded to the minister so the synod can be paid; need for lorenzo to consult the commandante general of the area and together verify that the establishment of the mission is going as planned. (O. Velez, February 1989)
General Subjects: 

consulta del altisimo senor obispo del Nuevo Reyno de Leon sobre falta de sacerdotes...

Author(s): 
Galvez, Jose de (Conde)
Author(s): 
Bonilla, Antonio
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
10-03-1781
Documentation: 
Nuevo Leon. November 12, 1783-September 22, 1789. 30p. (Approx) Consulta, representacion, letters. Signed, unsigned, originals, copies.
General Subjects: 

Letter to bishop of Sonora concerning royal grant of 3,000 pesos to sustain Bishopric.

Author(s): 
N.A.
Date: 
03-28-1796
Documentation: 
Mexico. March 28 1796. 2p. Letters. Unsigned.
General Subjects: 

Pedro Anzelmo (obispo de Durango) (S.J.). Concerning mission colleges in Veracruz, Oaxaca, and Durango, with special regard to administrative concerns.

Author(s): 
Anzelmo, Pedro (Obispo de Durango) (S.J.)
Date: 
12-20-1749
Documentation: 
Oaxaca, Durango. December 20, 1749-January 28, 1750. 11p. Letter. Original. Signed.

Obispo de Nueva Viscaya al padre Francisco Carboneli. Carta pidiendo predicador para Parral.

Author(s): 
Obispo de Nueva Viscaya
Date: 
01-24-1649
Documentation: 
Parral. January 24, 1649. 1p. Letter. Original. Signed.
General Subjects: 

Documents regarding the formation of a new bishopric in Sonora.

Date: 
00-00-1777
Documentation: 
Madrid?. 1777-1780. Letter. Consultas. Copy.
General Subjects: