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María Manuela Barahona de Caldas

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Gender: F
Ethnic origin: Unknown

Biographical details

She was married to Francisco José de Caldas who was executed in October 1816 in Bogotá. Before he was killed he wrote to her stating that her first duty was to care for the family (see Caldas record). (Londoño, 305-306)

Life Events

Other 1816Her husband was executed by the royalists in October 1816.


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


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