Antonio, Francisco, Lazaro, and Companion, 1706, Mobile

Name(s):              Antonio (Guale),

     Francisco (Timucuan),

                 Lazaro (Timucuan),

                 one unknown Franciscan companion

Date:                    1706?

Place:                   Mobila (north of Mobile, Alabama)  (? Location not determined)

Reports detail four killed and decapitated at a mission serving Indians of the Mobila tribe.  The four dead were three Indians and a Franciscan.  The identity of the Franciscan is not certain.  

The three Christian Indians had traveled far and risked their lives to bring the Gospel to the native people of Mobile.  The three are Anthonio, Guale native, and Francisco and Lazaro, both Timucuan natives.