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RosalĂ­a Contreras

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Biographical details

She was among a group of up to 600 women who lined the streets of Bogotá as the Viceroy's wife, Francisca Villanova, was transferred from a convent to the Cárcel del Divorcio on 13 August 1810. It was said to be a miracle that Villanova arrived alive. (Monsalve, 93)

She was exiled to Guaduas by Morillo in August 1816. (Monsalve, 245)

Life Events

Other 1810She heckled the Viceroy's wife on 13 August 1810.
Other 1816She was exiled to Guaduas in August 1816.

References

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


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