Living with the Senecas: A Story about Mary Jemison

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Mary Jemison was born in 1743 as her parents emigrated from Ireland to Pennsylvania. When she was fifteen years old, a group of raiding Shawnee Indians and French soldiers captured her and her family. She was the only one to survive. For seventy-five years, she lived among the Seneca Indians who adopted her. She outlived two husbands and bore eight children. She witnessed two wars and a revolution. Even though she could have returned to the white world, she chose to remain with the Senecas and became a loyal and respected ...

Living with the Senecas: A Story about Mary Jemison 2007, Millbrook Press, Minneapolis, MN

ISBN-13: 9780822559894

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Living with the Senecas: A Story about Mary Jemison 2007, Lerner Classroom, Minneapolis

ISBN-13: 9780822568353

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