He left Cadiz in June 1804, and after four yearsa#39; service at the College of S. Fernando, he was sent to California in 1809. ... merit and ability, fitted for the highest positions, and one who might with advantage be entrusted with a needed manual for Franciscans. ... declined to leave in 1834 when the northern missions were given up to the Zacatecanos, especially as no resident minister was assigned to this mission. ... somewhat prevalent that he died through neglect of the administrator.
|Title||:||History of California: 1825-1840|
|Author||:||Hubert Howe Bancroft, Henry Lebbeus Oak, William Nemos, Mrs. Frances Fuller Victor|