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Ana Gorostiaga de Carratalá

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Gender: F
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Born in Salta, Argentina around 1782, she was known as a woman of culture. She married Spanish general, José de Carratalá, on 4 May 1817 when she was aged 35. Almost immediately the pair had to leave Salta as Güemes´ troops attacked the town. They fled on horseback under the patriots´ bullets. They lived in Madrid for many years; she died there. (Sosa de Newton, 286)

Related to Ascención Isasmendi Gorostiaga de Dávalos?

Life Events

Born 1782She was born in Salta around 1782.
Married 1817She married Spanish general, José de Carratalá, on 4 May 1817.


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


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