Leonor de Tolosa Cortés de Moctezuma

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Leonor de Tolosa Cortés de Moctezuma

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Birthplace: Reino de Nueva España
Death: Died
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Daughter of Capitán Juan de Tolosa and Leonor Cortés de Moctezuma
Wife of Cristóbal de Valderama and Capitán Cristóbal de Zaldivar Mendoza
Mother of Leonor Valderama de Moctezuma; Juan Andres de Saldivar Cortéz Moctezuma and Vincente de Saldivar Cortez Moctezuma
Sister of Isabel de Tolosa Cortés de Moctezuma; Madalena Cortés; Juan de Tolosa Cortés de Moctezuma, II and Daughter de Tolosa

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About Leonor de Tolosa Cortés de Moctezuma

Daughter of Don Juanes de Tolosa and Dona Leonor Cortez Motezuma, who was a daughter of the marquis, Hernando Cortez, and Dona Isabel Motezuma, a legitimate daughter of Motezuma, late ruler of New Spain.

Therefore she was the grand-daughter to Hernan Cortez and great-grand-daughter of Moctezuma, Emperor of the Aztec. Her father, Captain Juanes de Tolosa, was a prominent figure in the conquest and settlement of Nueva Galicia, New Spain. (Mexico)

Source:From the book's,The Last Conquistador, Juan de Onate and the settling of the far Southwest, by Marc Simmons, and Mexico under Spain, Society and the Origins of Nationality, by Peggy K. Liss.

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Leonor de Tolosa Cortés de Moctezuma's Timeline

1547
1547
Reino de Nueva España
1578
1578
Age 31
Reino de Nueva España
1580
1580
Age 33
1618
1618
Age 71
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Zacatecas, Reino de Nueva Galicia, Reino de Nueva España
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