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Santiago Arguello


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Candidate Biography:

Born: 1791 in Monterey, Las Californias Province, Viceroyalty of New Spain [now California]
Married: Pilar Ortega
Children: 22
Family: Father-in-law of Juan Bandini and Agustin Olvera,  son-in-law of José Antonio Estudillo, and brother-in-law of Miguel Pedrorena
Military Service: Spanish Army (1818 Hippolyte de Bouchard Piracy Invasion), Mexican Army, ARMY (Mexican-American War)
Died: 1862 at Rancho Tía Juana [now Tijuana] Baja California, Mexico

1833-1834: Revenue Officer, Port of San Diego
1838-1840: Administrator, Mission San Juan Capistrano
1840s: Customs Collector, Port of San Diego

  • Be Fruitful and Multiply: Arguello had twenty-two children.