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San Juan Del Rio church records, 1787-1889 (bulk 1810-1880).
BANC MSS 2003/236 m
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San Juan Del Rio church records, 1787-1889 (bulk 1810-1880)


Contains records of church rights, finances, and the Archconfradia de Santisimo Sacramento. The church rights records include baptism, marriage and burial documents. The financial records include lists of charitable funds, account books of the Parish, Sanctuary and Chapel, statements of vicars monthly stipends and loans given by the church. The Archconfraternity records relate to their property holdings including donations, inventories, and statements of production and earnings. Other church documents include correspondence, visitations by officers of the Holy Inquisition, the removal of criminals from asylum of the church in response to the Royal Decree of Mar. 15, 1787, and construction projects. Correspondence includes letters from the Archbishop of Mexico and references to an epidemic of smallpox, vaccination of children and the girls' school.


1810 (issued)


Archiconfradia de Santisimo Sacramento -- Archives
Tribunal de la Inquisición en México.
Catholic Church -- Mexico -- San Juan del Río (Querétaro) -- History
Catholic Church -- Mexico -- Finance -- History
Church records and registers -- Mexico -- San Juan del Río (Querétaro)
Smallpox -- Mexico
Confraternities -- Mexico -- San Juan del Río (Querétaro) -- History
Asylum, Right of (Canon law)
Church charities -- Mexico -- History
Vaccination of children -- Mexico
Women -- Education -- Mexico -- History
San Juan del Río (Querétaro, Mexico) -- History


Collection processed at folder level in 2004.
San Juan Del Rio church records, BANC MSS 2003/236, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Purchase; in 2002.
In Spanish.


Baptismal records.
Account books.
Marriage certificates.

Physical Description:

1 box (.4 linear ft.)




BANC MSS 2003/236 m