Leonor de Tolosa Cortés de Moctezuma

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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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1547
1547
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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