List of rulers of Texcoco

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This is a list of the tlatoque of the pre-Columbian altepetl of Texcoco.

Pre-Hispanic rulers[edit]

Tlatoani Picture Birth Death Notes
Quinatzin Tlaltecatzin Quinatzin.jpg Son of Nopaltzin
Techotlalatzin Techotlalatzin.jpg Son of Quinatzin
Ixtlilxochitl Ome Tochtli Ixtlilxochitl.jpg Son of Techotlalatzin
Nezahualcoyotl Acolmiztli
4 Reed (1431)[1]6 Flint (1472)[2]
Nezahualcoyotl.jpg 1 Rabbit (1402)[1]
Son of Ixtlilxochitl and Matlalcihuatzin of Tenochtitlan[citation needed]
6 Flint (1472)[2]
Nezahualpilli
6 Flint (1472)[2]10 Reed (1515)[3]
Nezahualpiltzintli.jpg 11 Flint (1464)
Son of Nezahualcoyotl[2]
10 Reed (1515)[3] It is said he disappeared rather than died.[3]
Cacamatzin
11 Flint (1516)[3]2 Flint (1520)[4]
Son of Nezahualpilli and a daughter of Cacamatzin of Tenochtitlan[5] 2 Flint (1520)
Killed by the Spaniards[4][3]

Colonial rulers[edit]

Tlatoani Picture Birth Death Notes
Coanacoch
3 House (1521) – 6 Flint (1524)[6]
6 Flint (1524)
Acalan
Executed by Hernán Cortés[6]
Tecocoltzin
6 Flint (1524) – 7 House (1525)[6]
7 House (1525)[6]
Fernando de Cortés Ixtlilxochitl
8 Rabbit (1526) – 13 Reed (1531)[6]
13 Reed (1531)[6]
Carlos Ometochtzin
13 Reed (1531)[7]8 Reed (1539)[8]
8 Reed (1539)
Burnt at the stake for idolatry[8]
Antonio Pimentel Tlahuitoltzin
9 Flint (1540)[8]7 Flint (1564)[9]
7 Flint (1564)[9]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b Chimalpahin (1997): vol. 2, p. 33.
  2. ^ a b c d Chimalpahin (1997): vol. 2, p. 35.
  3. ^ a b c d e Chimapahin (1997): vol. 2, p. 37.
  4. ^ a b Chimalpahin (1997): vol. 1, p. 159.
  5. ^ Chimalpahin (1997): vol. 1, p. 141.
  6. ^ a b c d e f Chimalpahin (1997): vol. 2, p. 39.
  7. ^ Chimalpahin (1997): vol. 2, pp. 39–41.
  8. ^ a b c Chimalpahin (1997): vol. 2, p. 41.
  9. ^ a b Chimalpahin (1997): vol. 2, p. 43.

References[edit]

  • Chimalpahin Cuauhtlehuanitzin, Domingo Francisco de San Antón Muñón (1997). Codex Chimalpahin: society and politics in Mexico Tenochtitlan, Tlatelolco, Texcoco, Culhuacan, and other Nahua altepetl in central Mexico: the Nahuatl and Spanish annals and accounts collected and recorded by don Domingo de San Antón Muñón Chimalpahin Quauhtlehuanitzin. The Civilization of the American Indian Series. edited and translated by Arthur J. O. Anderson and Susan Schroeder. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press.