Vicente Sebastián Pintado
|Vicente Sebastián Pintado|
Santa Cruz de la Palma,
|Occupation||Surveyor general, Spanish West Florida|
From 1796-1805, he served as assistant surveyor of Spanish Louisiana. From 1803-1805 he also served as assistant surveyor of Spanish West Florida. In 1805 he became the surveyor general for Spanish West Florida, a position he held until 1817, at which time he transferred to Havana, Cuba.
The Library of Congress maintains the Vicente Sebastián Pintado Papers, a collection of 1,500 items including "correspondence, bills of sale, court transcripts, testimonies, surveys, notebooks, plats, land grants, maps, petitions, and other papers relating principally to Pintado's duties as alcalde, commandant, and surveyor general."