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Annie Edson Taylor
Birth: Oct. 24, 1838
Auburn
Cayuga County
New York, USA
Death: Mar. 29, 1921
Lockport
Niagara County
New York, USA

American Folk Figure. A teacher in Bay City, Michigan, was the first woman to go over Niagara Falls in a barrel, accomplishing this feat on her birthday in 1901. Both she and her barrel survived, but she did not profit from the stunt financially.  (bio by: Stuthehistoryguy) 
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Niagara Falls
Niagara County
New York, USA
Plot: Stranger's Rest Section
GPS (lat/lon): 43.09737, -79.04679
 
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Originally Created by: Stuthehistoryguy
Record added: Jul 19, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7698828
Annie Edson Taylor
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