Santiago Papasquiaro is one of the 39 municipalities of Durangoin north-western Mexico.
The municipal seat lies at Santiago Papasquiaro. The municipality covers an area of 7, It neighbors with other municipalities: As ofthe municipality had a total population of 44,  up from 41, as of As ofthe city of Santiago Papasquiaro had a population of 26, Santiago Papasquiaro was very useful to conquer the territory of the main axis.
It helped Tepehuanos to defend their territory from the Tarahumara and people.
And by the other hand, the territory of Santiago Papasquiaro helped Spanish conquers, who understood the strategic of this land.
The mission was founded inmaking Santiago Papasquiaro the center of the activities in all the Tepehuano territory.
On November 18,Santiago Papasquiaro's Spanish population and its church were attacked by the natives. Caciques led the attacks, one of them was Quitlatas. The resulting of the assault was in priests Bernardo Cisneros and Diego de Orozco deaths. Ina mission was established in the same place, even when natives used to strike them still.
It was until when the town was officially established. In the 18th century, the municipality was astounded by three droughts. After the recovery inthe town was titled as a Village.
After Independence War, Santiago Papasaquiaro was recognized as the party capital, which lasted until the disappearance of the organization system in During the Independence War, the municipality's party created a well-organized group who made havocs against the troop of Presidios.
This group was commanded by Santiago Baca Ortiz, from the same capital. First Constitutional Governor of the state Durango, declared elected governor by an act of the State Constituent Congress on May 10,and started exerting the power in June of the same year.
Worked as a teacher without the title, being a "Maestro de las Primeras Letras" which means a person who teaches a craft and basic education. History professor, who studied in his native city, Santiago Papasquiaro, then he moved to Durango to enter a seminar. For continue his education he moved to Mexico city where he graduaded as Literature Bachelor. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. article needs additional citations for verification.
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