Cristóbal de la Cerda y Sotomayor

Cristóbal de la Cerda
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Royal Governor of Chile
In office
December, 1620 – November, 1621
MonarchPhilip III
Prime MinisterCristóbal de Sandoval, Duke of Uceda
Preceded byLope de Ulloa
Succeeded byPedro Osores
Personal details
Mexico city, Mexico
Spouse(s)Sebastiana de Avendaño

Cristóbal de la Cerda y Sotomayor, (México 1585? – † ? ); Spanish oidor, lawyer of the Real Audiencia of Chile. After the death of governor Lope de Ulloa y Lemos he assumed the temporary governance of Chile for eleven months, between December 1620 and November 1621.

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Government offices
Preceded by
Lope de Ulloa
Royal Governor of Chile
Succeeded by
Pedro Osores

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