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|1940 27 Dec
||Elizabeth Cheney, the ‘spiritual mother of Paraguay’, arrives in Paraguay, the first pioneer to the country.
||Elizabeth Cheney; spiritual mother
|1941 18 May
||Yvonne Cuellar, a French woman, becomes a Bahá’í in Bolivia.
- Although Marina del Prado was the first to become a Bahá’í, on 2 February 1941, she did not remain active, so Yvonne Cuellar is recognized as the first Bahá’í in Bolivia. She was called by Shoghi Effendi ‘Mother of Bolivia’.
- For the story of her life see BW19:619–22.
||Yvonne Cuellar; spiritual mother
|1980 17 Oct
||Leonora Armstrong, the ‘spiritual mother of South America’ and the first Latin American pioneer, passes away in Bahia, Brazil. [BW18:738; VV32]
- For her obituary see BW18:733–738.
||Leonora Armstrong; spiritual mother of South America