Francisco de Paula Bastos
Bastos was the 76th colonial governor of Cape Verde between 1842 and 1845. He was received a title by king Louis I of Portugal under a decree of May 18, 1863. He was one of
He was a soldier of liberty, under the orders of Count of Vila Flor, took part in the contest of the Portuguese Civil War on 11 August 1829. His uniform of the general was decorated with medals that proved his bravery for the freedom and independence. He died in Angra do Heroísmo in Terceira Island on 2 September 1881, then the main city of the Azores.
- Memória da Visita Régia à Ilha Terceira, written by Alfredo Luís Campos. Imprensa Municipal, Angra do Heroísmo, 1903.
- Memória da Visita Régia à Ilha Terceira (Memories of the Royal Visit to Terceira Island), written by Alfredo Luís Campos. Imprensa Municipal, Angra do Heroísmo, 1903.
João de Fontes Pereira de Melo
|Colonial Governor of Cape Verde
| Succeeded by|
José Miguel de Noronha