Gendering Latin American Independence
List All Links | List Writing | List Archives | List References | List All People

Home » Database » Search » People

Luisa Dávila Luque de Sáenz de la Peña

Other names/titles:
Gender: F
Ethnic origin: White

Biographical details

Born in Córdoba, on 10 October 1780, she married Domingo Baró, and was widowed in 1812. She then married Dr Roque Sáenz de la Peña and moved to Buenos Aires. Their son, future president of Argentina, Roque Sáenz de la Peña, was born there. She died in Buenos Aires in 1854. (Sosa de Newton, 181)

Life Events

Born 1780She was born on 10 October 1780, Córdoba, Argentina.
Other 1812She was widowed in 1812.
Died 1854She died in Buenos Aires.


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


There is no writing by this subject in the database.


Resource id #25 (112)

Gendering Latin American Independence

School of Modern Languages and Cultures
Trent Building, University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0)115 951 5655