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Struggle & Survival Readings Part 1

Struggle & Survival Readings Part 1






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    • Struggle & Survival in Colonial America
      Melissa Mariscal
    • Miguel Hernandez
      Francisco Baquero
      • He was born(1748-1810) in Buenos Aires in the 18th century
      • Opened a shop and struggled to get rich clients
      • Became member of the guilt because thought that the member were incompetent
      • Nonwhites were allowed to participate in the draft
      • He become an officer
      • Later left the public life
      • Its believed that he passed away in the year of 1810
      • Born in the 16th century in Mexico city to Pedro Hernandez and Ana Hernandez
      • He decided to leave Mexico city and move to Queretaro
      • When he arrived there he became a leading mulatto because of his good skills that he had
      • Miguel was also married and raised a family
      • He also owned a busy that made him get money to pay off his debts
      • Suddenly in 1604 died leaving his children and wife but full of love and respect towards others
    • Martin Ocelotl
      • He was born in (1496-1537)
      • Priest who was put on trial during New Spain’s inquisition
      • His last name Ocelotl means jaguar and Nahuatl
      • Born into a powerful family from the town of Chinanta located in Puebla, Mexico
      • Ocelotl was imprisoned and was ordered to be put to death
      • In 1519 he was one of the indigenous priest
      • Was put in trial for being a wizard, which is what people believed
    • Isabel Moctezuma
      • (1509-1550) Isabel was born and is the daughter of Teotlalco and Moctezuma
      • Became one of the Mexicans Indians granted an encomienda
      • She is a female
      • Moctezuma had nineteen children
      • She married four men that died and left her with three daughters and four sons.
      • Part of the new mixture of society
      • Because she was the daughter of Moctezuma she was considered important
    • Damiana da Cunha
      • Catechist and Sertanista
      • Was commissioned to form a group of armed men
      • She also undertook her expeditions
      • She also found herself trying to keep an inherited dream
      • Damiana accepted the arduous task of leading men
      • She was buried in the local church as a Brazilian heroine
      • Damiana wasn’t one of the heroic Indian re-sisters