Person - Cortés, Domingo (1786-1869)

Cortés, Domingo (1786-1869)




Preferred form:

Cortés, Domingo (1786-1869)Other forms

Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

Santiago de Compostela (A Coruña, España)  1786-02-10 - Santiago de Compostela (A Coruña, España)  1869-07-11


Spanish deputy and Law professor. He was born in the parish Santa María del Camino in Santiago de Compostela and he died in that city too. He was the son of Francisco Cortés and María Benita González.

He was awarded a degree on Sacred Canons and Civil Law, as well as a doctorate by the University of Santiago.

His academic career was around the University of Santiago and he outstood for running several chairs such as the chairs of Rhetoric and Fines Arts, Canonical Introduction or Institutions. In addition, he was Dean at the Faculty of Law.

He carried out other activities such as:



Deputy in the Spanish parliament by Galicia.

Director-Rector of the Scientific College at the University of Salamanca.

Ecclesiastic governor of the dioceses from Salamanca.


Profession (carried on by):

Catedráticos de Derecho in  Santiago de Compostela (A Coruña, España) between 1818-03-30 and 1866-01-18 Obs.:  Universidad Santiago de Compostela

Profession (carried on by):

Lawyers in 1814

Profession (carried on by):

Legislators in  Spain in 1821 Obs.:  Diputado a Cortes por Galicia

Profession (carried on by):

Gobernadores in  Salamanca (diócesis, España)  Obs.:  Gobernador Eclesiástico de la diócesis de Salamanca


Lugar de Nacimiento:

Santiago de Compostela (A Coruña, España) in 1786-02-10

Lugar de Defunción:

Santiago de Compostela (A Coruña, España) in 1869-07-11


AGA, 31/15581, legajo 360, exp. 24: Expediente personal de Domingo Cortés.

Related Authorities

Universidad de Santiago de Compostela (A Coruña, España)  ( He/She is a member of; Catedrático. Decano de la Facultad de Derecho. )

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