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Alonso de Sandoval
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Alonso de Sandoval SJ

Date of Birth: 7 December 1576 or 1577

Place of Birth: Seville, Spain

Date of Death: 25 December 1652

Place of Death: Cartagena de Indias, Colombia


Alonso de Sandoval was a Jesuit missionary who lived and worked in Cartagena de Indias, Colombia, for most of his life. Born in Seville, he was one of the sons of Tristán Sánchez, a Spanish government official and native of Toledo w…

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Frederiks, Martha, “Alonso de Sandoval”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 17 October 2019 <>

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