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Esteban Rodriguez Miro
Date: 1744 - 1795
Remarks: Miro served as governor of Louisiana from 1782 to 1791. His administration was marked by encouragement of immigration, commerce, and agritculture, opposition to the establishment of the Inquisition, and reconstruction of New Orleans after the fire of 1788. He married a wealthy Creole, Celeste Eleonore Elizabeth Macarty.