"The Harper Encyclopedia of Military Biography... Trevor N. Dupuy, Curt Johnson & Dvid L. Bongard
1995 by Castle Books
pg. 56 Aymerich, Melchior (fl. c. 1822). Spanish general & provincial administrator. Principal wars; Wars of Latin American Independence (1807-1825). Principal battle; Pichincha Cerro (1822).
Last president of the Audencia of Quito (April-May 1822); defeated by the rebel army of Gen. Jose Antonio de Sucre at the battle of Pichincha (May 24, 1822), he formally surrended two days later.
(by) PDM (Paul D. Mageli)" not my family