Luis De la Cruz y Goyeneche (Concepción, Reino de Chile, 25 August 1768 –† Santiago de Chile, 1828) was a Chilean politician and military, son of Pablo De la Cruz and Antonia de Goyeneche y Lope de Lara. His father was born in Tabernas (Spain) in 1714 and was a military who came to Chile in 1740.
Luis de la Cruz
|25 August 1768
Concepción, Reino de Chile
|1828 (aged 59–60)
|Chilean War of Independence
|5, including José María de la Cruz
He married Josefa Prieto and their son (of five) José María de la Cruz Prieto would also have an important military career.
In 1806 he found and explored the shortest way from Concepción, Chile to Buenos Aires.
- Rodovid alberga la genealogía de Luis De la Cruz
- Biblioteca del Congreso Nacional de Chile Ficha parlamentaria - Luis De la Cruz Goyeneche
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