Person:Giacomo Colombo (1)

Giacomo Colombo
b.abt 1466 Genoa, Italy
Facts and Events
Name[1] Giacomo Colombo
Alt Name[1] Diego Colon
Gender Male
Birth[1] abt 1466 Genoa, Italy
Death[1] 1515 Seville, Spain
Reference Number? Q325909?

He was originally a weaver in Genoa until called to Spain by his eldest brother, Cristoforo; he entered ecclesiastical orders in Seville later in life. Unmarried, but he had an illegitimate daughter in Santo domingo by a servant girl in the household of his nephew, Diego.S1

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