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Juanita López de Salas

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She was a diminutive, extremely caring woman from Bogotá. She married Coronel Benito Salas. He was executed by the royalists in Neiva on 18 September 1816. Her daughter, Joaquina Salas was born shortly afterwards, a nervous child. She was exiled from Bogotá. (Monsalve, 163-164)

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Other 1816Her husband was executed on 18 September 1816.


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


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