Subtitled, ” Indian Interpreter/Scout at the Presidio de Bexar, 1785.” Chavez was kidnapped in his native New Mexico about the year 1770. He lived with various tribes and escaped later presenting himself to the Commandant at Bexar in 1784. He became very valuable in the frontier with his knowledge of Indian languages and customs. Many members of the Chavez family in the San Antonio area are his descendants. Great genealogy information. This is Book # 22 of 30 printed. With Index. San Antonio, 2007 Paso de la Conquista 1st Ed., 8&1/2 x 11, 62 Pgs., PB.