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Helen Mar Meek
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Birth: 1838
Walla Walla County
Washington, USA
Death: Dec. 12, 1847
Walla Walla
Walla Walla County
Washington, USA

Came to live with the Whitmans when she was two years old. Daughter of Jospeh Meek and his first wife,a Shoshone Indian whose name means Lamb of the Mountain"

Helen died not long after the Whitman massacre due to measles.

Accourding to Catherine Sager, one of the seven orphans who arrived at Whitmans house in 1844 she said that Helen was 7 years old at the time. 
Family links: 
  Joseph Lafayette Meek (1810 - 1875)
  Helen Mar Meek (1838 - 1847)
  Courtney Walker Meek (1838 - 1896)*
  Hiram Craig Meek (1842 - 1858)*
  Olive Louise Meek Riley (1844 - 1928)*
  Josephine Meek (1845 - 1860)*
  Atchinson Dallas Meek (1847 - 1858)*
  Mary Lane Meek Shinn (1850 - 1878)*
  Joseph Lane Meek (1855 - 1920)*
  Stephen Arnold Douglas Meek (1857 - 1943)*
  William Henry Harrison Meek (1860 - 1860)*
  Lizzie Wilkins Meek (1861 - 1876)*
*Calculated relationship
Whitman Mission National Historic Site
Walla Walla
Walla Walla County
Washington, USA
Plot: Unknown grave-site
Created by: Sarah SadeTebbs
Record added: Jan 24, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17655840
Helen Mar Meek
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Added by: Carmen Mildenberger Adams
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Helen, here is a cute little kitten for you to play with. Angel day blessings to you
- Sarah SadeTebbs
 Added: Dec. 12, 2013

- Robbi Anderson
 Added: Sep. 1, 2012

 Added: Apr. 8, 2008
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