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Sor Mariana Agueda de San Ignacio

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Gender: F
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Biographical details

A mystic author, born in Puebla, Mexico in 1695. She died in 1756.

A Dominican nun from a moderate background who founded the convent of Santa Rosa de Puebla. Her mystic works were published in 1756. (Knaster, 146.)

She wrote theological treaties. (Myers, Powell, 306, 313)

Life Events

Born 1695
Died 1756
Other 1756Her mystic works were published.


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

Myers, Kathleen A, and Powell, Amanda, (1999), A Wild Country out in the Garden: The Spiritual Journals of a Colonial Mexican Nun


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