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|Full Name||Ignacio Allende y Unzaga|
|Birth Date||January 21, 1769|
|Death Date||June 26, 1811|
|Country||Spain / Mexico|
|Born||San Miguel de Allende, Mexico|
|Cause of Death||execution - firing squad|
|Father||Domingo Narciso de Allende|
|Mother||Maria Ana de Unzaga|
|Siblings||third of seven children|
|Spouse||Luz Augustina de las Fuentes|
one more son, two daughters
When Allende first joined the Spanish army in 1802, he served under general Felix Maria Calleja.
Allende was invited by Miguel Dominguez and Josefa Ortiz de Dominguez to their home in order to discuss the idea of Mexican independece, around 1804. Allende went back to similar meetings regularly and soon met Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla and Juan Aldama.
Allende was betrayed to the Spanish forces by Ignacio Elizondo, leading to his capture and execution.
San Miguel de Allende, Mexico - Born here, 1769.
Morelia, Mexico - Attended secret Mexican independence meetings here, around 1805.
Santiago de Queretaro, Mexico - Visited around 1808.
Dolores Hidalgo, Mexico - Visited in 1810.
Tampico, Mexico - Visited in 1810.
Guanajuato, Mexico - Partially capture this city in 1810. After his execution, his head was displayed here.
Chihuahua, Mexico - Executed here, 1811.
Mexico City, Mexico - Remains were moved here, 1925.