Person - Argüello, José Toribio

Argüello, José Toribio




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Fechas de existencia:

León (Nicaragua)  desconocida - desconocida


He was a congressman to the Cortes for Nicaragua, lawyer and judge in San José, and also a professor of Civil Law. He studied at the Tridentino College from his hometown where he graduated as a teacher in Arts and Lay, later on becoming a univeristy professor. He considered himself a liberal person, becoming a gongressman for Guatemala at the Cortes from 1820-1822. He also was a congressman in the Nacional Assembly from Nicaragua 1823 and a congressman at Federal Congress at Centroamérica. He was one of the members who signed the Constitution the 22 of Noviember 1824.

Due to the fact that he was condemned to death he fled to Costa Rica in 1828, becoming the mayor for Guanacanse.

Liberal Triennium, 1820-1823

Date of the event: 1820 - 1823

Cortes de Cádiz, 1810-1813

Date of the event: 1810 - 1813



Lugar de Residencia:

San José (Costa Rica)

Lugar de Nacimiento:

León (Nicaragua)


Gil Novales, Alberto. Diccionario biográfico de España (1808-1833): de los orígenes del liberalismo a la reacción absolutista. Alberto Gil Novales. Madrid: Fundación Mapfre. 3 v. (3406 p.). 978-84-9844-236-6 (Vol. 1).


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