Spanish Americans

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Lists Of Ethnic Groups - By Alphabet - C
... Louisiana, Oklahoma, Texas) 5,757 Native American peoples ... Cahuilla United States (California) 1,276 Native American peoples ... Caingang Brazil (São Paulo, Paraná, Santa Catarina, Rio Grande do Sul) Native American peoples ...
Spanish American Wars Of Independence
... The Spanish American wars of independence were the numerous wars against Spanish rule in Spanish America that took place during the early 19th century, after the French invasion of Spain during Europe's Napoleonic ... the Central Junta fell to the French invasion, numerous new juntas appeared across the Spanish domains in the Americas ... King Ferdinand VII, in 1833, only Cuba and Puerto Rico remained under Spanish rule ...
Spanish Empire - Twilight of The Global Empire (1800–1899) - Spanish American Independence
... Juntas emerged in Spanish America as a result of Spain facing a political crisis due to the abdication of Ferdinand VII and Napoleon Bonaparte's invasion ... Spanish Americans reacted in much the same way the Peninsular Spanish did, legitimizing their actions through traditional law, which held that there was a retroversion of the sovereignty to the ... The majority of Spanish Americans continued to support the idea of maintaining a monarchy under Ferdinand VII, but did not support retaining absolutism ...

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