Massanet was a church official and he was the one who made the first mission in East Texas-San Francisco de los Tejas. he struggled along the way because ofdrought and disease, and eventually his mission failed.
Hidalgo was a friar for the Juan Bautista Mission. He wanted to rebuild the mission of East Texas. At first Spain said no but the French agreed to rebuild for trade with the Native Americans, but Spain captured the French and they never rebuilt the mission.
Jesus was a French missionary he founded missions Senora de los Delores, and San Miguel de los Adaes. He also founded the mission San Jose Y San Miguel de los Aquayo, which became successful
Escandon was a military commander. He found about 20 settlements, and is known as the father of the lower Rio Grande.