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Margarita Figuera

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Gender: F
Ethnic origin: Unknown

Biographical details

From a Venezuelan royalist family, she adopted the independence cause when in her 80s. She was captured by Morales, publicly whipped and decapitated. (Knaster, 480.)

Life Events

Born 1730She was probably born around the 1730s.


Knaster, Meri, (1977), Women in Spanish America: An Annotated Bibliography from Pre-Conquest to Contemporary Times


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