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María del Rosario Barvi

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Gender: F
Ethnic origin: Black

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A black woman from Lima who used the new independent government to ensure that her children were given official documentation of their freedom. (Blanchard, 11)

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Other 1822She used the legal system to ensure her children's freedom from slavery around this time.


Blanchard, Peter, (2004), Freedom and Family: Slave Women and the Wars of Independence in South America


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