Blessed Petra María Victoria Quintana Argos

detail of an illustration of Blessed Petra María Victoria Quintana Argos, date and artist unknown; swiped from Santi e BeatiAlso known as

  • Sister Rosario of Soano



Daughter of Antonio Quintana and Luisa Cuesta de Argos Cabanzón. Joined the Capuchin Tertiary Sisters of the Holy Family in 1889, and making her perpetual vows in 1896. Served as novice mistress, superior of several houses, general councilor of her Order from 1896 to 1914, Superior-General of the Order from 1914 to 1926, and vicar-general from 1926 until her death. Martyred in the Spanish Civil War.





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MLA Citation

  • “Blessed Petra María Victoria Quintana Argos“. CatholicSaints.Info. 17 August 2015. Web. 25 October 2016. <>