Saavedra, Hernandarias de

Saavedra, Hernandarias de:

see Arias de Saavedra, HernandoArias de Saavedra, Hernando
, known as Hernandarias
, 1561–1634, Spanish colonial governor, b. Asunción, in present-day Paraguay. An able administrator, he was elected (1592) lieutenant governor of Asunción by the cabildo and was chosen governor of
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