A distinguished Spanish commander, conqueror of Mexico; born in the province of Estremadura: studied law at the University of Salamanca, entered the army, and was sent to St. Domingo in 1504; died in Spain in 1554, aged sixty-nine years. [P. 9.]
Catalogue of the National Portraits in Independence Hall; comprising those of many of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence, and of other distinguished persons. 1870. Philadelphia: Published for the Use of Visitors. 1870.