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La Marquesa de Villafuerte

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Gender: F
Ethnic origin: Unknown

Biographical details

From Lima, she is listed on 4 December 1798 as having given money to the monarchy for the war effort. (Temple, Gaceta, 235)

The mother of Costanza de la Puente y Querejazu.

Possibly the same person: the Marquesa de Villafuerte of Lima was said to be the best and most loyal ally of San Martín. (Parra Riego, 250)

Life Events

Other 1798She gave money to the monarchy.


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

Parra de Riego, Carlos, (1935), La limeña conspiradora y patriota


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