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Joaquina Garaicoa y Llaguno (Garaycoa)

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Gender: F
Ethnic origin: White

Biographical details

She was a member of the Garaicoa family from Guayaquil. Estrada writes of her "hermosísima amistad" with Bolívar. They addressed each other "mi glorioso" and "la gloriosa". (Estrada, 40)

Neuhaus reproduces a letter from Bolívar dated 14 December 1822. (Neuhaus Rizo, 136-137)

Life Events

Other 1822Bolívar wrote to her in 1822.


Estrada, Jenny, (1984), Mujeres de Guayaquil, siglo XVI al siglo XX

Neuhaus Rizo Patrón, Carlos, (1997), Las Mariscalas


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