Mariano Montealegre Bustamante

Mariano Montealegre Bustamante (1783, Guatemala City – 1843) was the first diplomat and first vice head of state of Costa Rica, and the half brother of Mariano Montealegre y Romero, the founder of the Nicaraguan branch of the Montealegre family.

He also served in the Tabaco Factories of Nicaragua and San Salvador.

References edit

  • Carbonell, Jorge Francisco Sáenz (2020). Mariano Montealegre Bustamante: Costa Rica's First Diplomat. San José: Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Worship. ISBN 978-9977-76-053-7. Retrieved 10 December 2022.