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María Antonia Agudelo de Olaya

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Gender: F
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From Colombia, the wife of José Antonio Olaya, and mother of Francisco Julián Olaya. Francisco was executed in September 1816 by the royalists. She tried to go to his execution in Zipacón, but was put in irons and imprisoned instead by the royalists. (Monsalve, 161)

Life Events

Other 1816In September 1816 she was imprisoned for trying to attend her son's execution.


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


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