Josefa Martínez Whertherton

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Josefa Martínez Whertherton

Birthdate: (76)
Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Death: December 24, 1876 (76)
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Ignacio Martinez del Couto and Isabel Whetherton y Guzman
Wife of Ambrosio Mitre y Campos
Mother of Gral. Bartolomé Mitre y Martínez, Presidente de Argentina; Federico Mitre Martínez; Emilio Máximo Mitre Martínez and Edelmira Mitre Martínez

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Josefa Martínez de Mitre

Gender: F

Ethnic origin: White

Biographical details

The mother of Bartolomé Mitre, she was born in 1800 and was a widow when she married Ambrosio Mitre on 2 May 1820. They moved to Carmen de Patagones with the infant Bartolomé, where they had two more children. They moved to Montevideo in 1831, where Ambrosio Mitre was Treasurer General until his death in 1845. She returned to Buenos Aires in 1852 with her daughter Edelmira, born in 1833. She died in Buenos Aires on 24 December 1876. (Sosa de Newton, 392)

Life Events

Born 1800 She was born in Buenos Aires.

Married 1820 She married Ambrosio Mitre on 2 May 1820.

Other 1831 She moved to Montevideo in 1831.

Other 1845 Her husband died in Montevideo.

Other 1852 She returned to Buenos Aires.

Died 1876 She died in Buenos Aires on 24 December 1876.


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

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Josefa Martínez Whertherton's Timeline

Buenos Aires, Argentina
June 26, 1821
Age 21
Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
October 4, 1822
Age 22
Carmen de Patagones, Buenos Aires, Argentina
January 5, 1824
Age 24
Carmen de Patagones, Buenos Aires Province, Argentina
January 3, 1833
Age 33
Montevideo, Argentina
December 24, 1876
Age 76
Buenos Aires, Argentina