Open main menu

Antonio Quintanilla (Pámanes, Spain; 1787 - † Almería, Spain; 1863) was a Spanish brigadier and Governor of Chiloé from 1820-1826. While in charge of Chiloé he ordered in 1824 the construction of Fuerte Real de San Carlos.[1]

Antonio de Quintanilla
Antonio de Quintanilla.jpg
Royal Governor of Chiloé
In office
1820–1826
MonarchFerdinand VII
Preceded byIgnacio María Justiz y Urrutia
Personal details
Born1787
Pámanes, Spain
Died1863
Almería, Spain
Military service
AllegianceSpain Spain
RankBrigadier
Battles/warsChilean War of Independence

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Sahady Villanueva, Antonio; Bravo Sánchez, José; Quilodrán Rubio, Carolina (2011). "Fuertes españoles en Chiloé: las huellas de la historia en medio del paisaje insular". Revista INVI. 73 (26): 133–165. Retrieved 30 January 2016.
Government offices
Preceded by
Ignacio María Justiz y Urrutia
Royal Governor of Chiloé
1820-1826
Succeeded by
None