Women / Persons ~ P10878

Mrs. Porter

Gender: Female
Life Dates:
  • Adventure, physical feat or survival
  • Frontierswoman
  • Pioneer
Note: Virginia. She used her husban'ds sword to kill two men entering her house, and shot another following her upstairs. She and husband escaped, house and barn were burned by Indians. two versions almost identical.
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