History of Umbita

The territory was dismembered Umbita the Indian town called Chiriví, New Columbus today. Thus Umbita residents decided to give Mr. Blas Valenzuela to look to the ecclesiastical government of the parish building. 

On the details of the foundation, the biography of the conquistador Alonso Dominguez Beltran encomendero Úmbita first account: " In the first division of lands, in reward for his services, General Quesada awarded the allotment of Úmbita Domínquez, called by the natives Cacique Cochonuba by the Spanish and the Zipa small. He could not