Hugo O'conor

Hugo O'conor

Hugo O'conor was born in 1732

1732

Escaped to Spain and joined the Regiment of Aragon in 1750

1750

Tubac presidio In use 1753-1886

1753 - 1886

French and Indian War (1756-1763)

1756 - 1763

Promoted to Major and transferred to Mexico in 1765

1765

Sent to Texas to investigate corrupt government in 1767

1767

Commissioned to increase defenses in the Southwest in September 1772

September 1772

On January 20, 1773 he was appointed commandant inspector of presidios

January 20, 1773

Tuscan Presidio in use- 7/20/1775 and 1886

August 20, 1775 - 1886

Presidio de San Bernardino in use between 1776 - 1780

1776 - 1780

Presidio Santa Cruz de Terrenate In use 1776-1780

1776 - 1780

Transferred to Yucatan in 1777

1777

Hugo O'conor died on March 9, 1779, at the age of 45.

March 9, 1779