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Francisca María Leonel (Beltrán) de Caicedo

Other names/titles: Caycedo, Francisca María del Niño Jesús
Gender: F
Ethnic origin: Unknown

Biographical details

Born in 1665, she became Venerable Madre of the Real Convento de Carmelitas Descalzas, Santafé whose autobiography was printed in 1723. The manuscript has disappeared, a fragment "La Patria de la Venerable Madre Francisca María" was published in Hojas de cultural popular (no publisher's name) in 1952. She died in 1708. (Robledo, 30-31)

Life Events

Born 1665
Died 1708
Other 1723Her autobiography was printed.


Velásquez Toro, Magdala; Reyes Cárdenas, Catalina; Rodríguez Jiménez, Pablo, (1995), Las mujeres en la historia de Colombia


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