Women / Persons ~ P11083

Nancy Van Alstine

Alternate Names:
  • Patriot Mother of the Mohawk Valley
  • Nancy Quackinbush
Gender: Female
Life Dates: d. 1831
  • Adventure, physical feat or survival
  • American (US)
  • Colonial, colonist in America
  • Heroine in war
  • Patriot
  • Wife, Honorable and Dedicated
Note: Author mentions her "superior intelligence" multiple times; home and neighborhood raided by Mohawk Natives, eventually the Mohawk left the settlers alone after Mrs. Van Alstine stood up to them
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