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Margarita Sanojo de Salias

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Gender: F
Ethnic origin: Unknown

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She married Francisco Salias and their 5 sons played important parts in the independence wars in Venezuela. At least two were executed by the royalists in 1814. She is reported to have said "mis tesoros son mis hijos". (Monsalve, 79)

Life Events

Other 1814Two of her 5 sons were executed by the royalists.


Monsalve, José D, (1926), Mujeres de la independencia


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