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María Josefa Cabezón de Villarino

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Gender: F
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Biographical details

She was born in Salta in 1807. She married a university lecturer, Francisco Villarino (born 1808). She was an intelligent woman who used innovations in her teaching. From 1850-1870 she ran a school in Santiago de Chile. Her daughters dedicated a college of learning to her in Valparaíso. She died in Valparaíso on 13 August 1870. (Sosa de Newton, 108)

Life Events

Born 1807She was born in Salta.
Other 1850She ran a school in Santiago de Chile from 1850-70.
Died 1870She died in Valparaíso on 13 August 1870.


Sosa de Newton, Lily, (1986), Diccionario biográfico de mujeres argentinas


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