Captured by Indians

author: Seaver, James E
A biography of Mary Jemison who, at the age of fifteen in 1758, was taken from her family by the Shawnee Indians and subsequently adopted by two Seneca sisters. Later, when she was free to leave, Jemison chose to remain and live her life as an Indian.
year: 1995
call number/section: 920, 970, 921
subjects: jemison, mary, 1743-1833, juvenile literature, indian captivities, genesee river valley (pa. and n.y.), juvenile literature, pioneers, frontier and pioneer life, genesee river valley (pa. and n.y.), juvenile literature
Search system copyright © 2010 Genesee Valley Board of Cooperative Educational Services