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Mercedes Zañartu de Trujillo

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Gender: F
Ethnic origin: White

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The daughter of Ramón de Zañartu, owner of the estancia de Hualpén, and cousin of Miguel de Eyzaguirre, a lawyer and brother of Domingo Agustín and José Alego. She married José Antonio de Trujillo. On 16 October 1807 and 25 August 1808, she wrote to Miguel de Eyzaguirre from Concepción for financial advice. (Vergara Quiroz, 60-63)

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Other 1807She wrote to her cousin for financial advice.
Other 1808She wrote to her cousin for financial advice.


Vergara Quiroz, Sergio, (1987), Cartas de mujeres en Chile, 1630-1885


Letter: Carta

Letter: Carta


Resource id #23 (46)

Resource id #27 (5)

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