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Pedro de Zamora

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Birthplace: Ciudad de México, Reino de México, Reino de Nueva España
Death: circa 1631 (79-87)
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Son of Álvaro Pérez de Zamora and Catalina de Ocampo
Husband of Agustina Abarca
Father of Maria de Zamora
Brother of Juana de Zamora; NN daughter #1 Pérez de Zamora and NN daughter # 2 Pérez de Zamora

Occupation: Mayor of Oaxaca Mexico in 1570, position as Alcalde Mayor about 1570 (Age 20 years) Oaxaca, Nueva Espana, Alcalde Mayor about 1570 (Age 20 years) Oaxaca, as Alcalde Mayor about 1570 (Age 20 years) Oaxaca
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About Pedro de Zamora

Pedro de Zamora was a former Alcalde Mayor of Oaxaca before coming to reside at Mexico City in the neighborhood of San Sebastián. Among the prominent citizens of Oaxaca in the sixteenth century were members of the Pérez de Zamora family. Members of this family went by these interchangeable surnames: Zamora, Pérez, Pérez de Zamora, and González.

In the latter part of the 1500s there was a Pedro Pérez de Zamora of Oaxaca who was described as being "en corregimiento," which indicates he was somehow involved as a city official. His uncle Luis de Zamora (aka Luis Pérez de Zamora held various alcaldías mayores for as many as thirty years in the latter half of the 1500s.

Pedro served as the Alcalde Mayor of Oaxaca, New Spain, about 1570 before moving to Mexico City in the neighborhood of San Sebastián.

Pedro married Agustina Abarca in Oaxaca, Nueva España. (Agustina Abarca was born about 1544 in Ciudád de México, Nueva España.)

Pedro Pérez de Zamora was was a son of Alvaro de Zamora (aka Alvaro Pérez de Zamora). Alvaro Pérez de Zamora was a son of Alonso Pérez de Zamora, a conquistador de México. Alvaro's wife was doña Catalina de Ocampo, the third child of don Sebastián de Saavedra and doña Catalina de Ocampo. (Sebastián de Saavedra was a native of Sevilla, and a son of Sebastián de Saavedra and doña Isabel de Sanabria, native of Carmona —belonging to the Sanabria and Sotomayor families of this town).

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Pedro de Zamora's Timeline

1547
1547
Ciudad de México, Reino de México, Reino de Nueva España
1574
1574
Age 27
Ciudád de México, Reino de México, Reino de Nueva España
1631
1631
Age 84
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