Hannah Abrahamson

Hannah Abrahamson


BA (Honors) in Spanish, Ohio University, 2015

Research Interests

Early Colonial Yucatán
Transatlantic Crossings
Women's History

Dissertation Title


Faculty Advisors

Jeffrey Lesser
Thomas D. Rogers
Yanna Yannakakis


Hannah Abrahamson completed her BA in Spanish language and literature with a focus on women in the colonial period. She then spent a year researching women in 16th century Yucatán in the Archivo General de Indias in Seville, Spain. Her research focuses on women's engagement in land ownership, petitions to the Spanish Crown, civil suits, and medical documentation.