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Josefa Saénz de Ayala

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Gender: F
Ethnic origin: White

Biographical details

From an upper class Peruvian family, she married General Salazar y Carrillo who supported independence. Their daughter was Juana Salazar de Coloma. San Martín made her a member of the Orden del Sol. (García y García, 268)

Life Events

Other 1822She was awarded the Orden del Sol around 1822.


García y García, Elvira, (1924), La mujer peruana a través de los siglos


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