Diogo de Melo Coutinho
1552 - 1552
AfterAntonio de Noronha
1572 - 1575
AfterFernando de Albuquerque
1575 - 1578
Antonio de Noronha
Portuguese Captain Majors | Portuguese - (1572 - 1575)

António de Noronha was the 12th Captain-major of Portuguese Ceylon. Noronha was appointed in 1572 under Sebastian of Portugal; he was Captain-major until 1575. He was succeeded by Fernando de Albuquerque.[1] António de Noronha was also the Viceroy of Portuguese India between 3 September 1564 and September 1568. He captured Mangalore and built a fort there between 1564 and 1568.

RULERS
Portuguese Captain
1. Joao da Silveira1518 - 1518
2. Lopo de Brito1518 - 1522
3. Fernao Gomes de Lemos1522 - 1524
4. No Information available1524 - 1551
Portuguese Captain Majors
1. Joao Henriques1551 - 1552
2. Diogo de Melo Coutinho1552 - 1552
3. Duarte de Eca1552 - 1553
4. Fernao Carvalho1553 - 1555
5. Afonso Pereira de Lacerda1555 - 1559
6. Jorge de Meneses Baroche1559 - 1560
7. Baltasar Guedes de Sousa1560 - 1564
8. Pedro de Ataide Inferno1564 - 1565
9. Diogo de Melo 1565 - 1568
10. Fernando de Monroy1568 - 1570
11. Diogo de Melo Coutinho1570 - 1572
12. Antonio de Noronha1572 - 1575
13. Fernando de Albuquerque1575 - 1578
14. Manuel de Sousa Coutinho1578 - 1583
15. Joao de Correia de Brito1583 - 1590
16. Simao de Brito1590 - 1591
17. Pedro Homem Pereira1591 - 1593
Portuguese Governors
1. Pedro Lopes de Sousa1593 - 1594
2. Dom Jeronimo de Azevedo1594 - 1613
3. Francisco de Meneses1613 - 1614
4. Manuel Mascarenhas Homem1614 - 1616
5. Nuno Alvares Pereira1616 - 1618
6. Constantino de Sa de Noronha1618 - 1622
7. Jorge de Albuquerque1622 - 1623
8. Constantino de Sa de Noronha1623 - 1630
9. Filipe Mascarenhas1630 - 1631
10. Jorge de Almeida1631 - 1633
11. Diogo de Melo de Castro1633 - 1635
12. Jorge de Almeida1635 - 1636
13. Diogo de Melo de Castro1636 - 1638
14. Antonio Mascarenhas1638 - 1640
15. Filipe Mascarenhas1640 - 1645
16. Manuel Mascarenhas Homem1645 - 1653
17. Francisco de Mello e Castro1653 - 1655
18. Antonio de Sousa Coutinho1655 - 1656
19. Antonio de Amaral de Meneses1656 - 1658
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