Duarte de Eça

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Duarte de Eça
3rd Captain-major of Portuguese Ceylon
In office
1552–1553
Monarch John III of Portugal
Preceded by Diogo de Melo Coutinho
Succeeded by Fernão Carvalho
Personal details
Born 1480

Duarte de Eça (born 1480) was the 3rd Captain-major of Portuguese Ceylon. Eça was appointed in 1552 under John III of Portugal, he was Captain-major until 1553. He was succeeded by Fernão Carvalho.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Cahoon, Ben. "Captains-major". Sri Lanka. Worldstatesmen. Retrieved 14 July 2012. 
Government offices
Preceded by
Diogo de Melo Coutinho
Captain-majors of Portuguese Ceylon
1552-1553
Succeeded by
Fernão Carvalho