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Margarita Correas de Ortiz

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Gender: F
Ethnic origin: White

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Born in Mendoza, the daughter of Coronel Ramón Correas and Francisca Velázquez y Maturana, she married Dr. Pedro Nolasco Ortiz, a friend of San Martín. On 15 October 1815, she was among a group led by Remedios Escalada de San Martín who went to the cabildo and donated their jewels towards San Martín's Andes campaign. (Sosa de Newton, 155)

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Other 1815On 15 October 1815, she donated her jewels to San Martín's Andes campaign.


Sosa de Newton, Lily, (1986), Diccionario biográfico de mujeres argentinas


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