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Judicial Proceedings

Instancia regarding existence and validity of governor Mendoza's will.

Author(s): 
Ruiz Huerta, Nicolas
Author(s): 
Fresomil y Vallesteros, Mariano
Author(s): 
Guerrero y Fagle, Joachin
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
04-01-1758
Documentation: 
Sonora. March 24, 1774- January 28, 1776. 70p. Instancias, decretos, autos. Copies, unsigned, signed.
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Echagarray testifies to real tribunal de cuentas having delivered lost expedientes to villegas puente who testifies that he never received them.

Author(s): 
Echegarray, Thomas Joseph de
Author(s): 
Villegas Puente, Manuel Angel de
Author(s): 
Balbuena, Juan de (Escrivano)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
00-00-1731
Documentation: 
Mexico. April 15, 1744 - January 15, 1746. 19p. Letters,
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Documents regarding impeachment of Valero and mental illness of Gutierres de la Pena.

Author(s): 
Malo
Author(s): 
Gutierrez de la Pena, Joseph (Licenciado
Author(s): 
Navarro, Mathias
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
05-10-1721
Documentation: 
Aranjuez, Mexico. Mayo 10, 1721 - November 2, 1723. 84p. Letters, autos. Originals, signed, copies.
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Autos formed against Basquez accused of theft of cattle from Sanchez.

Author(s): 
Sanchez, Thomas (Capitan)
Author(s): 
Basquez Borrego, Joseph (Capitan)
Author(s): 
Martinez de Sotomayor, Joseph (Capitan)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
07-24-1767
Documentation: 
Laredo. July 24, 1767-January 28, 1768. 68p. Letters, autos. Originals, signed, copies.

Letter from Escandon to virrey complaining of the procedures he was subjected to in the expropriation of his land.

Author(s): 
Croix, Marques de (Virrey)
Author(s): 
Osorio y Llamas, Joseph (Licenciado)
Author(s): 
Cornide y Saavedra, Diego Antonio (Asesor)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
06-28-1769
Documentation: 
Mexico. June 28, 1769-July 31, 1769. 42p. Informe. Signed.
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Autos from Escandon for virrey concerning five Indians accused of several murders and robberies.

Author(s): 
Escandon, Joseph (Coronel)
Author(s): 
Valcarcel, Domingo (Auditor)
Author(s): 
Gorraez, Joseph de (Secretario)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
10-05-1764
Documentation: 
Nuevo Santander. October 5, 1764-May 6, 1765. 36p. Letters, autos. Originals, signed.

Correspondence re: widow's retirement claim.

Author(s): 
Corbalan, Pedro (Subintendente)
Author(s): 
Pineda, Juan de (Gobernador)
Author(s): 
Bringas de Manzaneda, Pedro
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
None Given
Documentation: 
Pitic, others. April 28, 1770 - July 14, 1778. 144p. Letter, auto, testimonio. Original, signed. Retirement benefits following death of husband Bringas in status and ability to provide fianza. (D. Uhlman, February 1988)
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Correspondence related to court case against Gaspar.

Author(s): 
Thobar, Francisco de (Capitan)
Author(s): 
Crespo, Francisco Antonio (Teniente Coronel)(Gobernador)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
08-29-1775
Documentation: 
Terrenate, Horcasitas. Agu. 29, 1775 - March 26, 1776. 30p. Auto, letter. Original, signed.
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Correspondence re: charges brought against various Indians.

Author(s): 
Crespo, Francisco Antonio (Gobernador)
Author(s): 
Urrea, Bernardo de (Capitan)
Author(s): 
Oconor, Hugo (Comandante Inspector)
Author(s): 
and others
Date: 
12-15-1775
Documentation: 
Orcasitas, others. December 15, 1775 - March 13, 1776. 66p. Letter, auto, testimonio. Original, copy, signed.