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.
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.