17 December 2014

Mary Jemison's Grandson

From A narrative of the life of Mary Jemison: the white woman of the Genessee:

Favorite grandson of Mary Jemison

Per Wikipedia:

"In an article about the life of Mary Jemison...her body to be disinterred...and moved to her final resting place at what is now Letchworth State Park...

In March, 1874, these remains were carefully disinterred by an undertaker, under the direction of her grandson Dr. James Shongo, and placed in a tasteful black walnut coffin."

Time Line Of Mary Jemison's life:

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