Women of the Pimería Alta
The women of the Pimería Alta made outstanding contributions to the communities they lived in. Unfortunately, most of them were uneducated and could not write, making it difficult to learn much about them. However, as more is learned, new stories will be added to this section of the web site. You can click on any of the above listed women to read what is known about them at this time. Other women of the Pimería Alta, whom you can read about by clicking on the names below, are recorded in the Stories from Mission 2000 as follows:
Did You Know?
The mission name "San Cayetano de Calabazas" means Saint Cajetan of Squash (i.e. gourds, pumpkins) in English.