|Death: ||Apr. 9, 1932|
"Sally Ann Castagnetto, April 10 1932, Yosemite"
Sally Ann Dick was born in Yosemite Valley the daughter of Captain Dick & Mary Williams.
Married 1st Henry Stegman sometime before 1890.
After Stegmans death Sally Ann was married for a short time to Johnny Brown.
Later,she married John Castagnetto of Coulterville December 4, 1922 when her daughter Marjorie was nearly 10 years old.
Special permission was granted by the NPS to allow her burial in the cemetery as new burials had been prohibited by this time. She was buried near to her mother on April 10th, 1932.
Sally Ann Dick Castagnetto was a fullblood Yosemite Indian. Her father was Indian Dick, and her mother was Mary Dick. Sally Ann was considered to be one of the most beautiful of Yosemite Indians. She was full of life and very talkative. Her first husband was one of the early miners by the name of Stegman. After he died she married Johnny Brown. Her third husband, Johnny Castagnetto, operated the Hennessey ranch below El Portal, and sold vegetables to the people in Yosemite Valley. He became sick and moved to Coulterville where Sally Ann went to nurse him.
May Dick (____ - 1900)
Johnny Brown (1860 - 1933)*
Created by: Thomas A Hawkins
Record added: Feb 22, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8429327
Added: Sep. 4, 2014
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Added: Nov. 20, 2013
Rest in peace. (Click on her pic for more bio.)|
Added: Jan. 26, 2008
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