Jemima <I>Boone</I> Callaway

Jemima Boone Callaway

Yadkin, Rowan County, North Carolina, USA
Death 30 Aug 1834 (aged 71)
Warren County, Missouri, USA
Burial Marthasville, Warren County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 8797950 · View Source
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Jemima was the daughter of Daniel Boone and Rebecca Bryan Boone. She was the wife of Flanders Callaway. Jemima and two Callaway girls were kidnapped by the Shawnee. The story of their kidnapping and rescue by Daniel Boone and some of the other men from the settlement, inspired the Story " The Last of The Mohicans".

  • Created by: Deidre Muir
  • Added: 18 May 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8797950
  • John Ival Blair
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Jemima Boone Callaway (4 Oct 1762–30 Aug 1834), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8797950, citing Old Bryan Farm Cemetery, Marthasville, Warren County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Deidre Muir (contributor 46617842) .