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Mariana Cervantes

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Ethnic origin: White

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She headed a delegation of women protesters opposed to the expulsion of Spaniards from Mexico. In 1829, 50 women married to Spaniards signed a petition that Cervantes presented to President Bustamente, and added a list of all their children. (Arrom, 42)

Life Events

Other 1829She and others protested about the expulsion of their Spanish husbands from Mexico.


Arrom, Silvia Marina, (1985), The women of Mexico City, 1790-1857


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