Libro quarto de cartas de l... Roma [Rome]: 1596-1610. Inquisition 7
Spanish, Italian and Latin. Collection of approximately 60 letters from inquisitorial agents to the Suprema at Madrid, reporting on political and religious developments in Rome. Most are signed by Juan de Hoces, but Francisco Peña's and other signatures also appear.
Escritura de Ventta que en ... S.l.n.a.: . Inquisition 4
Spanish. The properties were apparently used as inquisitorial prisons. Summary in 18th century hand given on first page.
Memorial, que el Tribunal, ... S.l.n.a.: [1620s]. Inquisition 10
Spanish. Collection of policy documents, some fragmentary, compiled under Inquisitor General Andrés Pacheco (1622-1626). Formerly part of a larger volume, foliated 402-406.
"Sepan cuantos esta ca... [Seville?]: 1559. Inquisition 5
Spanish. Signed document listing benefices and possessions of various clergy in Seville region.
Alexandro divina providentia Papa VII [pope Alexander VII]; Joannes Lupus (notary) "Feria. s. die .8. Jul... [Rome?]: 1660. Inquisition 15
Latin. Papal decree recalling Paul V's 1606 constitution "Romanus Pontifex", on inquisitorial jurisdiction over religious Orders, and how denunciations should be made.
Aytona, Marquesa de [Aitona] "Senor mio. Con mucho ... Madrid: 1682. Inquisition 17
Spanish. Letter from the marquis to an inquisitor, thanking him for assistance in a legal case ("pleyto").
Romeo y Anderaz, Juan Antonio; Antonio Ibañez de la Riva Herrera "Los adjuntos edictos,... [Barcelona?]: [1707?]. Inquisition 23
Spanish and Italian. Letters from an Aragonese noble to cardinal Vicenzo Grimani (with copies in both Spanish and Italian, dated 1707) reporting on alleged archiepiscopal and inquisitorial anti-Hapsburg activities. Archbishop Antonio Ibáñez de la Riva's edict denouncing anti-Bourbon rebels follows; both documents have been copied into a larger cartulary in a contemporary hand, foliated 344-350 and 352. Cf. INQ21, INQ22, INQ24, INQ297, INQ583 and INQ584.
Romeo y Anderaz, Juan Antonio "Se bene con lettera d... [Barcelona?]: [1707?]. Inquisition 22
Italian. Translated copy of a 1707 letter from an Aragonese noble to cardinal Vicenzo Grimani, reporting on alleged archiepiscopal and inquisitorial anti-Hapsburg activities. The document has been copied into a larger cartulary in a contemporary hand, foliated 353. Cf. INQ21, INQ23, INQ24, INQ297, INQ583 and INQ584.
Romeo y Anderaz, Juan Antonio "Aunque con Carta de 2... [Barcelona?]: [1707?]. Inquisition 21
Spanish. Copy of a 1707 letter from an Aragonese noble to cardinal Vicenzo Grimani, reporting on alleged archiepiscopal and inquisitorial anti-Hapsburg activities. The document has been copied into a larger cartulary in a contemporary hand, foliated 354-355. Cf. INQ22, INQ23 , INQ24, INQ297, INQ583 and INQ584.
"Nos los Inquisidores ... [Barcelona?]: [1707?]. Inquisition 24
Spanish. Copy of a 1706 decree from the Zaragoza inquisition commanding clerical obedience to the new Bourbon king Philip V, recognized as legitimate by pope Clement XI. The document has been copied into a larger cartulary in a contemporary hand, foliated 351. Cf. INQ22, INQ23, INQ294, INQ297, INQ583 and INQ 584.
F.M.I.C Real Instrucion comunicada ... Habana [Havana]: 1859. Inquisition 28
Spanish. Copy of a document first published in Puerto Principe [Port-au-Prince?] 1815. Family history of condemnation by the Inquisition was one of many aspects taken under consideration, as was history of menial labor, and blood purity (limpieza).
"Nos don Francisco Per... S.l.n.a. [Mexico?]: [1700s?]. Inquisition 38
Spanish. Documents relating to Inquisition and law in the New world, ranging from 1717 to 1797; some apparently copied in the Secretaría de la Cámara de Gobierno, Mexico, for the benefit of an archbishop by Licenciado Antonio Dies de Medina, Secretary. 1. 34 articles on Inquisition procedure (Madrid 1747). 2.- Royal order to respect the Inquisition (1763). 3.- Royal brief for Viceroys (Aranjuez 1744). 4.- Royal brief on legal procedure (Aranjuez 1740). 5.- Royal brief (Aranjuez 1763). 6.- Royal brief on removal of immunity for criminals, and prison duties for Knights of San Juan (el Buen Retiro 1757). 7.- Royal brief on inquisitorial jurisdiction (Segovia 1717). 8.- Royal brief on Puntos de Fuerza (San Lorenzo del Real 1721). 9.- Royal brief to the Audiencia of Guadalaxara, in response to its legal case (el Buen Retiro 1762). 10.- Royal brief on Church legal involvement (el Buen Retiro 1757). 11.- Royal brief with further details on the preceding (el Buen Retiro 1760). 12.- Response from the Fiscal, in light of the preceding, on the case of the Convento de la Concepción (México 1764). 13.- Royal brief on immunity for criminals (San Lorenzo 1750). 14.- Royal brief on the preceding (el Pardo 1764; 1765). 15.- Royal brief on jurisdiction of royal judges and inquisition in bigamy cases (el Buen Retiro 1754). 16.- Royal brief on clergy rights (el Buen Retiro 1753). 17.- Edict clarifying and modifying brief of 1753 on clergy rights in New World (Aranjuez 1757). 18.- Royal edict noting proliferation of under-populated Augustinian convents in New World; invokes 1711 brief of Paul V before archbishops of Lima y México calling for suppression of some convents and new recruitment efforts in others; with further information on convents in Indies for royal familiars and officials (Madrid 1797). 19.- Royal brief ordering observance of Ley 1ª de Castilla Lib. 5º, tit. 19, on mercantile fraud, addressed to the Alcaldes of the Sala del Crimen de la Real Audiencia de México (Madrid 1719). 20.- Royal brief on Church tribunals, with review of documents on this point (San Lorenzo 1743). 21.- Copy of ch. 19 of a royal brief referring to the recovery of tribes (Alcavalas?) in New Spain (Pardo 1765). 22.- Royal pragmatic sanction to be published in all realms on law regarding intestate inheritance (Pardo 1766). 23.- Brief on problems surrounding shipment of silver to Spain (Pardo 1768). 24. - Letter of the Conde de Aranda, on patrimonial revenues (Madrid 1768). 25.- Royal order to Viceroys of New Spain, warning Alcaldes Mayores not to mistreat missionaries (Bucareli 1773).
"Nos los Inquisidores ... Murcia: 1690. Inquisition 120
Spanish. Internal memo to the inquisition comisario for Aspe, Franscisco Cremades y Bernau, concerning affairs in Elche. Contains signatures.
"Nos los Inquisidores ... En la Inquisicion de Murcia: 1689. Inquisition 267
Spanish. Internal letter to the inquisition comisario for Elche, Miguel Angel Botella, updating him on a legal case ("pleito ejecutivo"). Contains signatures.
"Nos los Inquisidores ... Cadiz; Sevilla [Seville]: . Inquisition 389
Spanish and Latin. Collection of 4 separate but related documents with texts for promulgation of an Edict of faith (Cádiz 1776) and pronouncement of anathema (both printed), and different types of abjuration and absolution formulas in cases of heresy (manuscript). Contains signatures and wax seals.
Real Decreto y Proclama de ... Cádiz; Madrid; [Arganda del Rey]: . Inquisition 410
Spanish. Collection of documents relating to the abolition of the inquisition, apparently dating to 1813 and purchased by a priest of Arganda named José Garcia Armesto. Included are 5 printed proclamations (some with signatures) from the regency Cortes on reform of religious life in Spain, including abolition of the inquisition while retaining punishments for heresy. Manuscript copies of instructions follow, with various signatures, explaining how measures are to be implemented in local parishes.
Silva, Gomez de et al "Haviendose representa... [Madrid?]: 1636; 1637. Inquisition 571
Spanish. Registered copy (paginated 153) of a letter to the Lima inquisition from the Suprema, urging establishment of a tribunal in Buenos Aires. Receipt acknowledged in Los Reyes [Lima] 31 May 1637, six months after it was sent.
Saracho, Juan de; Joan Ruiz de Prado et al. "La ciudad de los Reye... Los Reyes [Lima]: 1598. Inquisition 568
Spanish. Petition requesting payment of monies owing from a local official who has been abusing his power. The inquisitors' positive response follows, continuing on verso. Contains signatures.
Betanzos y Figueroas, Luis de et al. "Nos los Inquisidores ... Los Reyes [Lima]: 1656. Inquisition 573
Spanish. Instructions for executors to pay for masses at the convent of San Agustín in La Plata, in accordance with the will of María Saguada[?]. Receipt and further notes on verso. Contains signatures.
Verdugo, Francisco et al "Nos los Inquisidores ... Los Reyes [Lima]: 1622. Inquisition 570
Spanish. Instructions to assign funds for the food and tobacco expenses of Manuel de Fonseca, held at the inquisition prison at Lima. Receipt on verso. Contains signatures.