Juan de Villegas

AGI, Patronato, 122, N.1, R.1 [Méritos y servicios de Gaspar Miguel Ruiz de Rojas en el descubrimiento y pacificación de la provincias de Meyobamba y Bracamoros con los capitanes Juan Procel y Juan Pérez de Vergara, 1577, begins 1561: Ruiz de Rojas is vecino de la ciudad de Mendoza en la provincia de Chile, more than 60 years old, has been in the provincias of cuyo more than 15 years (since about 1556), was a poblador and has served more than 35 years, is ordered to go to Spain to get his wife who lives in Sevilla, but protests that he is too old, too poor, too weak; he was with Vaca de Castro and Gasca; came to Peru with Francisco Hernández Girón in about 1541; was alguazil mayor of Mendoza; was with Pedro del Castillo in the conquista of the provincias de Cuyo; me halle con los capitanes Joan Porcel y Juan Pérez de Vergara en el descubrimiento y conquista y pacificación de las provincias de Moyobanba y Bracamoros...donde estuve tres años; a Juan de Villegas (more than 35 years old in 1561, alcalde ordinario de Mendoza, has known Ruiz de Rojas since 1541, signed) testifies, as do a Francisco de Vargas (morador en Santiago, could sign-no sig) and a Pedro Alonso de Vargas (morador in Lima), testimony in Lima, May 1577; all had been in Santiago); in Mendoza in 1561 a Pedro Márquez, procurador mayor, is a witness, is about 35 years old];

Catálogo, Resumen e Índices [2 Dec 1569, Mexico, doña Catalina de Montejo, viuda del adelantado Alonso Maldonado, como tutora y curadora de don Juan Álvarez Maldonado, doña Beatriz Herrera y doña Aldonza de Guzmán, otorga poder general [...]  Firmó. Testigos: Baltasar Maldonado, Juan de Villegas Campofrido y Alonso de Morales, vecinos y estantes];

Cerda Farías, Tiripetío  [don Juan de Villegas, 1588 donated un sitio de estancia para ganado mayor to the Agustinian convent, p,104] [no hint expeditionary was a don];

AHJO, Teposcolula, Protocolos, Carta de Dote, Teposcolula, 1589, [fol.30r-v: 1589, Juan de Villegas, vecino que diposer de la ciudad de Antequera, estante al presente en este dicho pueblo (Teposcolula); Hernán Pérez, residente in the pueblo loaned Villegas money to pay a debt; Villegas doesn't know how to write][expeditionary writes];

Méndez Venegas, Emigrantes a América, #1886 [Extremadura, corregidor of Valle de Pitantora, jurisdiction of la Plata, Cristóbal Navarro delivered his will to him, 1608];

Lorenzo Sanz, Castilla y Leon en America [Diego de Losada, founder of Caracas; 1552-Juan de Villegas, co-founder of Nueva Segovia de Barquisemeto];

Surname: 
Villegas