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Mariana de Querejazu y Concha de Segurola

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Gender: F
Ethnic origin: White

Biographical details

A member of the intellectual elite, she attended Orrantia’s tertulias in Lima. (Martín, 307.)

She was listed on 4 December 1798 as having helped the monarchy in the war effort. (Temple, Gaceta, 236)

From a Spanish aristocratic family, she hosted tertulias. She married Jacinto de Segurola. Her letters reveal her knowledge of politics. (García y García, 185-186)

Life Events

Other 1798She gave money to the monarchy.


Martín, Luis, (1983), Daughters of the Conquistadores: Women of the Viceroyalty of Peru

Temple, Ella Dunbar, (1965), La Gaceta de Lima del Siglo XVIII, Facsimilares de seis ejemplares raros de este periódico

García y García, Elvira, (1924), La mujer peruana a través de los siglos

Davies, Catherine, Brewster, Claire and Owen, Hilary, (2006), South American Independence. Gender, Politics, Text


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