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Gertrudis Cuero

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Gender: F
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Biographical details

From Cali, she and several other women were sent to Popay√°n in December 1816 and 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)

Related to Tomasa and María Francisca Cuero?

Life Events

Other 1816She was exiled to Popay√°n in December 1816.


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


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