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María Josefa Caicedo del Campo Lerrohondo

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Gender: F
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From Cali, she was sent to Popayán in December 1816 where she, and several other women were held in the Convento del Carmen. The royalist nuns treated them like "mujeres despreciables y de mala vida" for their support of the independence cause. (Monsalve, 259)

Life Events

Other 1816In December 1816 she was imprisoned in the Convento del Carmen, Popayán.


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


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