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Juan de Cervantes


Knight of Santiago (Spain)[J93]

Positions Held

Royal factor for Pánuco, 1524-33[J93]
Alcalde ordinario of Mexico City[P1]


Arrived in New Spain in 1524, and was encomendero of half of Guautla in 1529; of Ilamatlan, Altehuecian; of Tamazunchale in 1532. He became a vecino of Mexico City, 1534, and a poblador[J93]

Place of birth: Seville, Spain[V35]


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