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date: 26 November 2020

Peñalosa, Diego Dionisio delocked

  • Robert S. Weddle


Peñalosa, Diego Dionisio de (1621?–1687), Spanish governor of New Mexico, was born Diego Dionisio de Peñalosa Briceño y Berdugo in Lima, Peru, the son of the maestre de campo (brigadier general) Alonso de Peñalosa Briceño y Berdugo (mother’s full name unknown). While Peñalosa was still in his teens, his father purchased for him the office of ...

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