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Juana Torino de Zorrilla

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Gender: F
Ethnic origin: Unknown

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She married Mateo Zorrilla, a Spaniard who supported independence. She worked as a spy in Salta and Jujuy sending and receiving messages for the patriots commanded by Martín Güemes. (Sosa de Newton, 637-638)

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Sosa de Newton, Lily, (1986), Diccionario biográfico de mujeres argentinas


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