María Cardeña Espino

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María Cardeña Espino

Birthplace: Mexico City, D.F., Mexico
Death: October 24, 1897 (23) (died during childbirth)
Immediate Family:

Daughter of José María Cardeña and María Casimira Ignacia Clotilde (Clotilde) Espino y Frías
Wife of Carl Wilhelm "Guillermo" Kahlo
Mother of Asunción Emma Kahlo y Cardeña; Margarita Kahlo y Cardeña and Private

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About María Cardeña Espino

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She died giving birth to their third child, he asked Antonio Calderón for his daughter Matilde's hand in marriage. After the marriage, Kahlo sent his and Maria's daughters away to be raised in a convent.

However, this states only 2 children :

Frida's parents were married shortly after the death of Guillermo's first wife during the birth of her second child...Guillermo and Matilde had four daughters, with Frida being the third. She had two older half sisters.

They married on 8/15/1893

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María Cardeña Espino's Timeline

April 27, 1874
Mexico City, D.F., Mexico
June 27, 1896
Mexico City, D.F., Mexico
October 5, 1897
Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
October 24, 1897
Age 23