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Slaves (Freeing)

Freedom of a female slave.

Date: 
01-25-1785
Documentation: 
San Antonio de Bexar. January 25-May 4, 1785. 25p. Auto. Original. Signed. Copy.
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Nava, Pedro de to Concha, Fernando de la. Transmittal of copy of real cedula that no tax is charged on purchase of freedom by a slave.

Author(s): 
Nava, Pedro de (Comandante General)
Date: 
10-27-1790
Documentation: 
Chihuahua. August 16, 1791. 1 pages. Informe. Original. Signed. Dct October 27, 1790 - August 16, 1791.

Concha, Fernando de la to Ugarte y Loyola, Jacobo de. notice of publication of viceregal bando about freedom for fugitive slaves (negro).

Author(s): 
Concha, Fernando de la (Gobernador)
Date: 
06-26-1790
Documentation: 
Santa Fe. November 2, 1790. 1 pages. Letter. Original. Dct June 26, 1790 - November 2, 1790.
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Ventura de Taranco, Antonio. Copy of cedula concerning whether slaves should pay Alcabala on freedom payment.

Author(s): 
Ventura de Taranco, Antonio (Escribano)
Date: 
06-21-1768
Documentation: 
Chihuahua. August 16, 1791. 4 pages. Royal cedula. Copy. Dct June 21, 1768 - August 16, 1791.
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Rodrigues, Joachin (OFM). Petition on behalf of servant girl Maria Chaterina asking that she be given freedom because her master mistreats her.

Author(s): 
Rodrigues, Joachin (OFM)
Date: 
04-14-1766
Documentation: 
Santa Fee. April 14, 1766. 3 pages. Peticion. Original. Signed.
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Francisca Serrano. Testamento.

Author(s): 
Serrano, Francisca
Date: 
01-19-1797
Documentation: 
San Jose del Parral. January 19, 1797. 7p. Original. Signed.
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Valerio Cortez del Rey a Maria de la Soledad Santillana. Carta de libertad de su hijo Jose Nicholas Santillana.

Author(s): 
Cortez del Rey, Valerio
Date: 
06-07-1794
Documentation: 
San Jose del Parral. June 7, 1794. 3p. Original. Signed.
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Juana Berotarcon y Fuga. Permuta de algunos esclavos.

Author(s): 
Berotarcon y Fuga, Juana
Date: 
12-09-1777
Documentation: 
San Joseph del Parral. December 9, 1777. 4p. Letter. Signed. Original.

Antonio Victor Rubin de Zelis. Carta de libertad slaves belonging to estate of capitan Zelis.

Author(s): 
Zelis, Antoni Victor Rubin de
Date: 
05-11-1767
Documentation: 
San Joseph del Parral. May 11, 1767. Original. Signed.

Justicia mayor Francisco Antonio Gijon Valdez, et. al. Documents concerning meat shortage in Parral.

Author(s): 
Gijon Valdez, Francisco Antonio (Justicia Mayor)
Date: 
01-00-1767
Documentation: 
San Joseph del Parral. January, 1767. Original. Signed.
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