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Matå’pang Kills San Vitores

Matå’pang from Tomhom (Tumon) killed Father Diego Luís de San Vitores, the Spanish priest who brought Christianity to the Marianas. At first a Christian convert, Matå’pang rejected Christianity because he…

Spanish Response to CHamoru Depopulation

…significant time-based account of the San Vitores mission (Francisco García’s The Life and Martyrdom of the Venerable Father Diego Luis de San Vitores of the Society of Jesus . ….

Pedro Sanchez Pericón

Acapulco Acapulco-Manila Route Micronesian Area Research Center collection. Initiated Acapulco-Manila route Pedro Sanchez Pericon was the captain of the Spanish galleon San Geronimo (also referred to as San Jerónimo), the…

War Survivor: Sylvia Iglesias San Nicolas Punzalan

The war brought her family closer together Clad in a white dress and moccasins, Sylvia Iglesias San Nicolas Punzalan (1927 – ) was preparing to honor Santa Marian Kamalen on…

Hurao

…arrested and killed while in the custody of Spanish troops. Chafae’s death motivated Hurao to fight back. Following the arrival of Father Luís de San Vitores, who started the Spanish…

Martial Arts Profile: Frank E. Sanchez

Martial Arts Frank E. Sanchez San-Jitsu grandmaster Frank E. Sanchez is Guam’s first internationally known grandmaster in the martial arts. He holds a 10th degree Black Belt (commonly held as…

War Atrocities: Fena Massacre

…Survivors Aguigui, Elias San Nicolas Alerta, Maria (Chong) San Nicolas Anderson, Felix Aguon Babauta, Gregorio Mendiola Babauta, Jesus C. Babauta, Juan Mendiola Babauta, Maria S. Babauta, Rosa C. Babauta, Vicente…

Matrimony and Social Change in the Marianas during Spanish Times

…Bovens, SJ 72 (2) = 144 104 Santa Rosa de Agat, Fr. Lorenzo Bustillo, SJ 55 (2) = 110 9 San Antonio de Fina, Fr. Felipe María Muscati, SJ 55…

Fray Antonio de Los Ángeles

…life. De los Ángeles was a Franciscan friar on his way from Acapulco, Mexico to the Philippines in 1596 when his ship, the San Pablo, stopped at Guam. He asked…

The SMS Cormoran II Crew – Prisoners of War

…the US The survivors of the explosion were immediately placed into special prisons. The crew was interned at Asan in what is today the War in the Pacific National Historical…