Guerrero, Coahuila

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Guerrero
Municipal seat an ceety
Guerrero is located in Mexico
Guerrero
Guerrero
Location in Mexico
Coordinates: 28°18′30″N 100°22′37″W / 28.30833°N 100.37694°W / 28.30833; -100.37694
Kintra  Mexico
State Coahuila
Municipality Guerrero
Elevation 216 m (709 ft)
Population (2010)
 • Total 959

Guerrero is a ceety an seat o the municipality o Guerrero, in the north-eastren Mexican state o Coahuila. The 2010 census population wis reportit as 959 inhabitants.[1]

History[eedit | eedit soorce]

Mission San Juan Bautista wis foondit on St. John's Day, 24 Juin 1699, on the Río de Sabinas, 25 miles north o Lampazos, Nuevo León, Mexico. It servit 150 Indians o different Coahuiltecan baunds. Efter anerlie 5 months, it wis muivit an reestablished at present-day Guerrero, Coahuila on 1 Januar 1700.

Amang the native fowk servit bi the mission wur the Ervipiame.[2]

In 1703 a Presidio wis established at San Juan Bautista.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 2010 census tables: INEGI Retrieved on April 29, 2011
  2. Juliana Barr, Peace Came in the Form of a Woman: Indians and Spaniards in the Texas Borderlands (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2007), p. 117