Was born at Medellin, in Spain, in 1485. He was a distinguished Spanish commander. In 1504 he went to St. Domingo, and in 1511 he accompanied Velasquez to Cuba. He died in Spain, December, 1554, aged 63. [P. 8.]
Catalogue of the National Portraits in Independence Hall: comprising many of those of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence and other distinguished persons connected with the early history of the efforts which resulted in the glorious Liberty we now enjoy. Philadelphia. 1856.