Hernando de Soto was born in 1495 in Jerez de los Caballeros and traveled to the New World in 1520 with many other young men eager to conquer the unknown lands. 1,228 more words
Tags » "Bay Of All Saints"
With the arrival of de Urruita, the last major partner of the Carolina expedition, (as well as two hundred and fifty additional settlers) the three partners, de Ayllon, de Urruita, and Cavallero had to themselves less a little more than a year before all three would return to Spain for a review of their colonial venture in the latter part of 1528. 1,931 more words
With the land bought by the Spanish, Luis Rivilla quickly organizes the expedition in the construction on a settlement of the chosen site on top of the bluffs at the mouth of the Rio Santa Maria. 1,972 more words