The "Indian" Jews of Mexico refers to "Israelites" or "Sabbatarians" who claim ancestry and identity with Marranos before the Spanish Inquisition in and around Mexico City. Israelite Indians may have converted to Judaism or married Jewish women.
Language of Materials
The collection is predominately in English, but some materials are in Hebrew.
From the Collection: 2 Linear Feet (3 legal document boxes and 1 letter document box.)
Scope and Contents
Folder contains: Undated article "'Indian' Jews in Mexico" by Dr. Martin M. Weitz
- From the Collection: University of Denver. Center for Judaic Studies. Ira M. Beck Memorial Collection of Rocky Mountain Jewish History (Organization)