Biography. Columbus was born in Córdoba, Spain, and spent his early years there. After Columbus's return from his first voyage, Fernando was appointed a page to John, Prince of Asturias, but transferred to the service of Queen Isabella I following the young prince's death.
Although Columbus was a successful merchant and sailing master in Portugal, he seems to have had a personal drive for fame and fortune, and most importantly, a fervent belief in his scheme to reach rich trading grounds in China by sailing west over the "Ocean Sea".
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Other articles where Ferdinand Columbus is discussed: Christopher Columbus: Written sources: …attributed to Columbus’s younger son, Ferdinand, who traveled with the admiral. Further light is thrown upon the explorations by the so-called Pleitos de Colón, judicial documents concerning Columbus’s disputed legacy. A more recent discovery is a copybook that purportedly contains five ...
Jul 07, 2018 · Christopher Columbus brought the riches of the New World to Spain; his son, Ferdinand, collected the riches coming from the new technology of the printing press and brought them to Seville, where he founded the most astonishing library.
Ferdinand Columbus is the author of The Life of the Admiral Christopher Columbus by His Son Ferdinand (3.80 avg rating, 5 ratings, 0 reviews, published 1...
Born in 24 Jun 1840 and died in 21 Feb 1905 Brentwood, Tennessee Ferdinand Columbus Hadley
Christopher Columbus, Italian Cristoforo Colombo, Spanish Cristóbal Colón, (born between August 26 and October 31?, 1451, Genoa [Italy]—died May 20, 1506, Valladolid, Spain), master navigator and admiral whose four transatlantic voyages (1492–93, 1493–96, 1498–1500, and 1502–04) opened the way for European exploration, exploitation, and colonization of the Americas.
Son of William Washington & Jane (Graham) Willbern, married Sarah Adaline Kerr 28 Jul 1852 Cherokee Co, TX. -- 'The Old Man of the Glen': Born in TN, raised in IL IN AR, before coming to TX in 1846. Opened little country store and started farming and cattleraising in Karnes Co TX 1860. Intensely loyal to the union....
Aug 31, 2018 · 1. Columbus didn’t set out to prove the earth was round. Forget those myths perpetuated by everyone from Washington Irving to Bugs Bunny. There was no need for Columbus to debunk the flat ...
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