Gendering Latin American Independence
List All Links | List Writing | List Archives | List References | List All People

Home » Database » Search » People

Lucía Soler Tamaris de Ballén

Other names/titles:
Gender: F
Ethnic origin: White

Biographical details

Born in Spain, she married Nicolás Ballén de Guzmán and was sister-in-law of Josefa Ballén de Guzmán and Frutos Joaquín Gutíerrez. They lived in Bogotá. She and Ballén strongly supported the independence cause, which led to her being reduced to misery by the royalists. (Monsalve, 180)

Her brother-in-law, Frutos Joaquín was executed by the royalists in October 1816.

Life Events

Other 1816Her brother-in-law was executed by the royalists.


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


There is no writing by this subject in the database.


Resource id #21 (49)

Resource id #25 (12)

Resource id #29 (111)

Gendering Latin American Independence

School of Modern Languages and Cultures
Trent Building, University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0)115 951 5655