Leonor Rivera

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Leonor Bauson Rivera-Kipping (Rivera y Bauson)

Filipino: Leonor Bauson Rivera
Also Known As: "Leonor Bauson Rivera", "Leonor Bauzon Rivera", "Leonor Rivera y Bauzon"
Birthplace: Camiling, Tarlac, Philippines
Death: Died in Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
Cause of death: Child birth complications
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Antonio Rivera and Silvestra "Betang" Cabrera Bauson
Wife of Charles Henry P. Kipping
Mother of Carlos R. Kipping and Caroline R. Kipping

Managed by: Johanna Ruiz Torres
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About Leonor Rivera

Leonor Rivera was a cousin and the object of affection of the Philippine national hero, Jose Rizal. She is said to have been the inspiration for the iconic character "Maria Clara" in the novel "Noli Me Tangere". More here: http://bit.ly/x03WJK.

Leonor died after childbirth. She and her baby daughter Caroline, who had died a few hours after she was born, were buried at the Paco Catholic Cemetery in Manila.

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Leonor Rivera's Timeline

April 11, 1867
Camiling, Tarlac, Philippines
June 17, 1891
Age 24
Dagupan City, Ilocos, Philippines
Age 24
Calasiao, Pangasinan, Ilocos, Philippines
August 28, 1893
Age 26
Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
Age 25