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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.

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").

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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 "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.

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Pio obispo siervo de los siervos de Dios [pope Pius V] "Si tenemos quotidiano... Mexico: 1569. Inquisition 208

Spanish. Translation of the bull "Si de protegendis", asserting papal protection of inquisitorial witnesses and recognition of rights pertaining to familiars and officials. Cf. INQ207, INQ214. Issued in Mexico on the orders of Bartholome de Ledesma, with blank spaces for names of local authorities; rare example of early Mexican printing.

Pio V, Papa [pope Pius V] Constitucion de Nuestro San... S.l.n.a. [Rome?]: 1569?. Inquisition 207

Spanish. Translation of the bull "Si de protegendis", originally issued 1569, asserting papal protection of inquisitorial witnesses and recognition of rights pertaining to familiars and officials; it is unclear when or where this copy was printed. Cf. INQ208, INQ214.

Phelippe [king Philip II]; Diego de Spinosa [Espinosa] "Don Phelippe Por la g... Caragoça [Zaragoza]: 1568. Inquisition 206

Spanish. Royal notice to the viceroy and other officials of Aragon concerning agreements reached with the Inquisitions of Aragon, Valencia, Catalonia, etc. on jurisdiction and limits on privileges for inquisitorial officers following the 1564 cortes of Monzón and a report by Francisco de Soto Salazar. The full text of the resulting "capitulos y decretos" determined by Inquisitor General Diego de Spinosa are included.

Pio V, Papa [pope Pius V] Constitucion de nuestro San... Logroño: 1609. Inquisition 214

Spanish. Translation of the bull "Si de protegendis", originally issued 1569, asserting papal protection of inquisitorial witnesses and recognition of rights pertaining to familiars and officials. Cf. INQ207, INQ208.

"Nos los Inquisidores ... En la Ciudad de Mexico, en la Sala de nuestra Audiencia: 1620. Inquisition 217

Spanish. Edict reminding confessors of inquisitorial jurisdiction over various sins and doctrinal errors, which cannot be otherwise absolved.

Pacheco, Andres Carta acordada del Ilustris... Madrid: 1622. Inquisition 220

Spanish. Edict forbidding inquisitorial officials from publically disparaging the lineage (limpieza) of others, due to the resentment this generates toward the inquisition.

Sotomayor, Antonio de "Don Fray Antonio de S... Madrid: 1634. Inquisition 226

Spanish. Edict repeating the 1633 order to read papal bulls relating to the inquisition in all monasteries. Particular note is made of pope Gregory XV's 1622 brief on cases of solicitation in the confessional; such cases fall under inquisitorial jurisdiction. Confirmation of this should be added to annual readings of Edicts of Faith etc. Contains signature. Cf. INQ228, INQ229, INQ326.

Urbano Octavo [pope Urban VIII]; Antonio de Sotomayor Bulla de Indulgencia plenar... Madrid: 1632. Inquisition 224

Spanish. Ornate gothic-style indulgence certificate, issued with papal authority by Inquisitor General de Sotomayor and filled in for a petitioner.

"Nos los Inquisidores ... En este Real Castillo de Triana [Seville]: 1625. Inquisition 222

Spanish. Edict recalling papal approval of the Jesuit Order, and condemning certain anti-Jesuit propositions as heretical. Contains signatures and wax seal.

Sotomayor, Antonio de "Nos Don Frai Antonio ... Madrid: 1635. Inquisition 229

Spanish. Edict repeating the 1633 order to read papal bulls relating to the inquisition in all monasteries. Particular note is made of pope Gregory XV's 1622 brief on cases of solicitation in the confessional; such cases fall under inquisitorial jurisdiction. Since then certain writings have emerged to the contrary; these are now condemned. Contains signature but no wax seal. Cf. INQ226, INQ228, INQ326.

Sotomayor, Antonio de "Nos Don Frai Antonio ... Madrid: 1635. Inquisition 228

Spanish. Edict repeating the 1633 order to read papal bulls relating to the inquisition in all monasteries. Particular note is made of pope Gregory XV's 1622 brief on cases of solicitation in the confessional; such cases fall under inquisitorial jurisdiction. Since then certain writings have emerged to the contrary; these are now condemned. Contains signature and wax seal. Cf. INQ226, INQ229, INQ326.

Ximenez Paton, Bartolome Discurso en favor del santo... Granada: 1638. Inquisition 232

Spanish. The author was an inquisition notary.

"Nos los Inquisidores ... Mexico: 1642. Inquisition 237

Spanish. Decree notifying local clergy of requirement that citizens declare all property pertaining to seized estates, and anathematizing those who fail to comply. Blank form, with spaces for details to be filled in.

"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.

Rocaberti, Juan Tomas de "Nos Don Juan Tomas de... Madrid: 1696. Inquisition 276

Spanish. Republication of the 1688 version of a 1634 edict condemning attacks on religious Orders. Space for date left blank. Cf. INQ227, INQ264, INQ327 and INQ555.

"Nos los Inquisidores ... [Seville?]: [1706?]. Inquisition 286

Spanish. Edict denouncing clergy who reject the oath of fidelity to king Philip V as required by pope Clement XI, and requiring parishioners to denounce such clergy to the inquisition. Spaces for date left blank. Cf. INQ294 and INQ297.

"Nos los Inquisidores ... En la Ciudad de Valencia: 1700. Inquisition 288

Spanish. Public notice of Edict of faith, requiring denunciations of various heresies, sodomy, etc. Space for date left blank.

"Nos los Inquisidores ... Madrid: 1706. Inquisition 294

Spanish. Edict denouncing clergy who reject the oath of fidelity to king Philip V as required by pope Clement XI, and requiring parishioners to denounce such clergy to the inquisition. Spaces for date left blank. Cf. INQ286 and INQ297.

Ibañez de la Riva Herrera, Antonio "Don Antonio Ibañez de... En nuestro Palacio Arzobispal de Zaragoza: 1707. Inquisition 297

Spanish. Edict denouncing parish priests and Capuchins allegedly supporting anti-Bourbon rebels. Ibañez de la Riva Herrera would later go on to serve as Inquisitor General (1709-1710). Cf. INQ21, INQ22, INQ23, INQ24, INQ286 and INQ294.

Sotomayor, Antonio de "Don Fray Antonio de S... Madrid: 1633 [1716]. Inquisition 326

Spanish and Latin. Copy of a 1633 decree ordering annual readings of papal bulls relating to the inquisition (such as "Si de protegendis") in all monasteries. Contains signature dated 1716, and a wax seal. Cf. INQ226, INQ228, INQ229.

Camargo, Juan de; Diego de Arce Reynoso "Nos Don Juan de Camar... Madrid: 1732. Inquisition 324

Spanish. Decree republishing then-Inquisitor General Diego de Arce Reynoso's 1660 edict anulling a constitution of pope Paul V, on the issue of whether religious superiors are responsible for denouncing members of their own Orders. Contains wax seal.

[King Philip V] Cedula de Su Magestad de 7 ... Alcalá: 1743. Inquisition 340

Spanish. Contains royal official's signature. Cf. INQ322.

Orbe y Larreatigui, Andres de; pope Clement XII "Nos D. Andres de Orbe... Madrid: 1738. Inquisition 332

Spanish and Latin. Edict promulgating a papal condemnation of Freemasonry. Contains signature and wax seal.

"Nos los Inquisidores ... En la Inquisicion de Sevilla, y Real Castillo de Triana [Seville]: 1746. Inquisition 345

Spanish. Edict clarifying policies on absolution by non-inquisition clergy in Jubilee years. Cf. INQ356, INQ366 and INQ388.

Quintano Bonifaz, Manuel; Benedictus Episcopus Servus Servorum Dei [pope Benedict XIV] "Nos los Inquisidores ... En el Palacio de la Inquisicion de Valencia: 1757. Inquisition 358

Spanish and Latin. Edict republishing 1745 and 1746 papal bulls against heresy, with notice of another issued 1749. Contains signatures and marginal note.

Perez de Prado y Cuesta, Francisco "Nos Don Francisco Per... Madrid: 1751. Inquisition 356

Spanish. Edict clarifying policies on absolution by non-inquisition clergy in Jubilee years. Cf. INQ345, INQ366 and INQ388.

"Nos los Inquisidores ... [Valencia?]: 1759. Inquisition 366

Spanish. Edict clarifying policies on absolution by non-inquisition clergy in Jubilee years. Contains signature. Cf. INQ345, INQ356 and INQ388.

"Nos los Inquisidores ... Cadiz; Sevilla [Seville]: [1776]. 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.

"Nos los Inquisidores ... En la Inquisicion de Sevilla, y Real Castillo de Triana [Seville]: 1776. Inquisition 388

Spanish. Edict clarifying policies on absolution by non-inquisition clergy in Jubilee years. Contains signature. Cf. INQ345, INQ356 and INQ366.

Mer y Villar, Juan de; Patricio Martinez de Bustos "Nos el Doctor Don Jua... México: 1793. Inquisition 392

Spanish. Publication of a 1792 notice authorizing consumption of meat during Lent, in accordance with a papal indult of 1791. Alms are to be collected for the poor in exchange for this privilege; the rate of payment is divided into four classes. Most Indians, Blacks, Meztizos, day laborers and mendicant friars, etc. are allowed to give prayers in lieu of monetary payment. Contains wax seal and notarial marks.

Muñoz, Bartolomé "Con fecha 3 de mayo d... Madrid: 1804. Inquisition 396

Spanish. Notice of royal policy on inquisitorial jurisdiction.

Caballero, Josef Antonio Real Orden de Su Magestad c... Madrid: 1806. Inquisition 398

Spanish. Copy of a letter concerning royal policy on inquisitorial jurisdiction, with reference to particular cases of Antonio and Géronimo de la Cuesta.

Real Decreto y Proclama de ... Cádiz; Madrid; [Arganda del Rey]: [1813]. 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.

Cano Manuel, Antonio et al "La Regencia del Reyno... Cádiz: 1813. Inquisition 409

Spanish. Notice of the Cortes' decision under Constitution article 305 to abolish the inquisition's use of images and inscriptions to publicize and memorialize the names of those formerly condemned for heresy. These are to be removed from all churches and monasteries, and destroyed within 3 days. Cf. INQ408.

Cano Manuel, Antonio et al "La Regencia del Reyno... Cádiz: 1813. Inquisition 408

Spanish. Notice of the Cortes' decision under Constitution article 305 to abolish the inquisition's use of images and inscriptions to publicize and memorialize the names of those formerly condemned for heresy. These are to be removed from all churches and monasteries, and destroyed within 3 days. Cf. INQ409.

Borbon, L. de La Regencia de las Españas. Cádiz: 1813. Inquisition 407

Spanish. Condemnation of papal nuncio Pedro Gravina for interference in efforts to abolish the inquisition. Includes 11 documents drawn from the nuncio's correspondence on this matter.

"La Cortes Generales y... Cádiz: 1813. Inquisition 411

Spanish. Notice of the Cortes' decision to maintain punishments for heresy despite having abolished the inquisition.

"Nos los Inquisidores ... En la Inquisicion de Logroño: [1611]. Inquisition 556

Spanish. Edict announcing an extension to the period of grace, and royal pardon for some who come forward to confess. These documents were issued at a time of widespread witch trials in the Basque contry. Space for date left blank.

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.

Manozca, Juan de et al "Nos los ynquisidores ... Los Reyes [Lima]: 1637; 1638. Inquisition 572

Spanish. Instructions to deduct funds from the confiscated property of Martín Morano Ossorio to pay for the costs of his imprisonment by the Lima inquisition. A receipt for these funds on the verso is dated 1638. Contains signatures.

Caballero, Josef Antonio "... Taxacion de los d... S.l. [Lima?]: 1811. Inquisition 567

Spanish. Concluding fragment of a larger text, concerning a royal financial assessment. Contains signature.

Castilla y Zamora, Christoval de et al "A los Bienes confisca... Lima: 1662. Inquisition 574

Spanish. Instructions to an inquisitorial commissioner at Pisco, Peru regarding former prisoner Alvaro Mendez's demand for compensation in the matter of his seized books. Verso has followup document, noting lack of receipts. Contains signatures.

Bruna Rico, Francisco de et al "Nos los Ynquisidores ... Los Reyes [Lima]: 1678. Inquisition 575

Spanish. Instructions to pay for medicines provided to poor prisoners in the Lima inquisitorial prison. Receipt on verso. Contains signatures.

Suarez de Figueroa, Gomez et al. "Nos los Ynquisidores ... Los Reyes [Lima]: 1704. Inquisition 578

Spanish. Instructions for payment to a chaplaincy founded by a former inquisitorial officer in Peru. Receipt on verso. Contains signatures.

Amusquibar, Matheo de et al "Nos los Ynquisidores ... Los Reyes [Lima]: 1755. Inquisition 579

Spanish. Instructions to pay for food expenses in the Lima inquisitorial prison. Receipt on verso. Contains signatures.

"Nos los Inquisidores ... Los Reyes [Lima]: 1780. Inquisition 580

Spanish. Instructions to transfer funds from a bankruptcy case to the University of Lima. Receipt on verso. Contains signatures.