Still, Taíno biological heritage survived to an important extent, due to intermixing.
Census records from 1514 reveal that 40% of Spanish men in Santo Domingo were married to Taino women, Christopher Columbus arrived on the island in December 5, 1492, during the first of his four voyages to the Americas.
The latter's successes gained his people an autonomous enclave for a time on the island.
Within a few years after 1492 the population of Taínos had declined drastically, due to smallpox, The last record of pure Taínos in the country was from 1864.
Two major mining areas resulted, one along San Cristóbal-Buenaventura, and another in Cibao within the La Vega-Cotuy-Bonao triangle, while Santiago de los Caballeros, Concepcion, and Bonao became mining towns. Ferdinand II of Aragon "ordered gold from the richest mines reserved for the Crown." Thus, Ovando expropriated the gold mines of Miguel Diaz and Francisco de Garay in 1504, as pit mines became royal mines, though placers were open to private prospectors.
Furthermore, Ferdinand wanted the "best Indians" working his royal mines, and kept 967 in the San Cristóbal mining area supervised by salaried miners.
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By 1501, Columbus's cousin Giovanni Columbus, had also discovered gold near Buenaventura, the deposits were later known as Minas Nuevas.
Christopher Columbus landed on the island on December 5, 1492, which the native Taíno people had inhabited since the 7th century.
The colony of Santo Domingo became the site of the first permanent European settlement in the Americas, the oldest continuously inhabited city, and the first seat of the Spanish colonial rule in the New World.
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) is a sovereign state located in the island of Hispaniola, in the Greater Antilles archipelago of the Caribbean region.
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