Jorge de Albuquerque
Jorge de Albuquerque was the 7th Governor of Portuguese Ceylon. de Albuquerque was appointed in 1622 under Philip III of Portugal, he was Governor until 1623. He was succeeded by Constantino de Sá de ...
António de Amaral de Meneses
António de Amaral de Meneses was the 19th and last Governor of Portuguese Ceylon. de Meneses was appointed in 1656 under John IV of Portugal, he was Governor until 1658.
Nuno Álvares Pereira (Governor)
Nuno Álvares Pereira was the 5th Governor of Portuguese Ceylon. de Meneses was appointed in 1616 under Philip II of Portugal, he was Governor until 1618. He was succeeded by Constantino de Sá de Noron...
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Francisco de Meneses
Francisco de Meneses was the 3rd Governor of Portuguese Ceylon. de Meneses was appointed in 1613 under Philip II of Portugal, he was Governor until 1614. He was succeeded by Manuel Mascarenhas Homem.<...
António Mascarenhas (Governor)
António Mascarenhas was the 14th Governor of Portuguese Ceylon. Mascarenhas was appointed in 1638 under Philip III of Portugal, he was Governor until 1640. He was succeeded by Filipe Mascarenhas.
Manuel Mascarenhas Homem
Manuel Mascarenhas Homem was twice Governor of Portuguese Ceylon. Homem was first appointed in 1614 under Philip II of Portugal as the governor, serving until 1616 and being succeeded by Nuno Álvares ...
Jerónimo de Azevedo
Jerónimo de Azevedo (1540 – Lisbon, 1625) was a Portuguese fidalgo, Governor of Portuguese Ceylon and Viceroy of Portuguese India. His full name was Jerónimo de Azevedo de Ataíde Malafaia and he was t...
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António de Sousa Coutinho
António de Sousa Coutinho was the 18th Governor of Portuguese Ceylon. Coutinho was appointed in 1655 under John IV of Portugal, he was Governor until 1656. He was succeeded by António de Amaral de Men...
Diogo de Melo de Castro
Diogo de Melo de Castro was the 11th & 13th Governor of Portuguese Ceylon. de Castro was first appointed in 1633 under Philip III of Portugal, he was Governor until 1635 and then in 1636 until 163...
Jorge de Almeida
Jorge de Almeida was the 10th & 12th Governor of Portuguese Ceylon. de Almeida was first appointed in 1631 under Philip III of Portugal, he was Governor until 1633 and then in 1635 until 1636. He ...
Constantino de Sá de Noronha
Constantino de Sá de Noronha was the 6th and 8th Governor of Portuguese Ceylon. de Noronha was first appointed in 1618 under Philip II of Portugal, he was Governor until 1622 and then in 1623 until 16...
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Filipe Mascarenhas
Filipe Mascarenhas was the 9th & 15th Governor of Portuguese Ceylon. Mascarenhas was first appointed in 1630 under Philip III of Portugal, he was Governor until 1631 and then in 1640 until 1645. H...
Francisco de Mello e Castro
Francisco de Mello e Castro was the 17th Governor of Portuguese Ceylon. de Mello was appointed in 1653 under Philip III of Portugal, he was Governor until 1655. He was succeeded by António de Sousa Co...
Pedro Lopes de Sousa
Pedro Lopes de Sousa was the 1st Governor of Portuguese Ceylon. The office of Captain-major was abolished in 1594 and de Sousa was appointed in the same year under Philip I of Portugal. He left office...