Person:Sacajawea Sauvagesse (1)

Sacajawea Sauvagesse
d.9 April 1884 Wind River, Wyoming
m. 1803
  1. Jean Baptiste Charbonneau1805 - 1866
  • HJerk Meat1787 -
  • WSacajawea Sauvagesse1787 - 1884
m. 1821
  1. Ticannaf Meat1823 -
  2. Pronghorn Meat1825 -
  3. Butterfly Meat1826 -
  4. Spring Meat1827 -
  5. Basket Crying Meat1828 -
Facts and Events
Name Sacajawea Sauvagesse
Gender Female
Birth? 1787 Lemhi Valley, Idaho
Marriage 1803 Five River Villiages, North Dakotato Touissaint Charbonneau
Marriage 1821 to Jerk Meat
Burial? April 1884 Wind River, Wyoming
Reference Number? Q238960?
Death? 9 April 1884 Wind River, Wyoming

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Sacagawea ( see below; 1788 – December 20, 1812; see below for other theories about her death), also Sakakawea or Sacajawea, was a Lemhi Shoshone woman who accompanied the Lewis and Clark Expedition as an interpreter and guide during their exploration of the Western United States. With the expedition, she traveled thousands of miles from North Dakota to the Pacific Ocean between 1804 and 1806.

Conflict on Date of Death

Advisory: the Wikipedia page for Sacajawea' indicates that Sacajawea died in 1812 (at age 24), but in a long-debated controversy, there are others that believe she died in 1884.

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  1.   Sacajawea, in Find A Grave.