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Serafina de Gonz√°lez Hoyos de Arenales

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Gender: F
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Biographical details

Born in Salta, Argentina, she married General Juan Antonio de √Ālvarez de Arenales. She and their children lived in Tucum√°n for seven years while he was fighting in Chile and Peru. She was at the centre of a women's spy network in Salta and through it she learned that √Ālvarez de Arenales had been seriously wounded in the battle of La Florida on 25 May 1814. √Ālvarez de Arenales then used the same network to get in touch with her. He died in Bolivia in 1831; she died in Salta, on 4 August 1851. (Sosa de Newton, 283-284)

Life Events

Other 1814She organised a women's spy network in Salta.
Died 1851She died in Salta, on 4 August 1851.


Sosa de Newton, Lily, (1986), Diccionario biogr√°fico de mujeres argentinas


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