Gonzalo de Sandoval
A Spanish explorer who was a companion of Hernan Cortes. Gonzalo de Sandoval (1497, Medellín, Spain – late in 1528, Palos de la Frontera, Spain) was a Spanish conquistador in New Spain (Mexico):50 and briefly co-governor of the colony while Hernán Cortés was away from the capital (March 2, 1527 to August 22, 1527). He was the youngest of the lieutenants of Cortés.
Keywordsexplorer, Spain, Mexico, hernando cortez, fernando cortes, fernan cortes, gonzalo de sandoval
Narrative and Critical History of American (New York: Houghton, Mifflin, and Company, 1886)II:388