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Mary Jemison
Date: 1743 - September 19, 1833
Remarks: Captured by Shawnee and sold to the Senecas when she was 15; renamed Dehgewanus; she married a Delaware and when he died she married a Seneca; mother of eight children; during the Revolutionary War, her village was raided and she fled; made an American citizen; large property owner; James Seaver interviewed her and published her captivity narrative; "White Woman of the Genesee"