Martha Jane Canary, better known as Calamity Jane, was an American frontierswoman, and professional scout best known for her claim of being an acquaintance of Wild Bill Hickok, but also for having gained fame fighting Indians. Born: May 1, 1852, Princeton Died: August 1, 1903
She was buried 9000 years ago in Bäckaskog at the age of 45. The Bäckaskog woman is the oldest and most famous skeleton found in Sweden. In her grave a spear head was found, suitable for hunting and fishing, made of bone and sharp flint blades. She lived at a time when the climate was warm and humid with dense forests of oak, elm and ash trees. Fishing became more important as the sea level rose and new lagoons were created.
Rose Dunn (1879?-1953?), also known as Rose of the Cimarron, was best known for her good looks and for her romantic involvement with outlaw George "Bittercreek" Newcomb when she was a teenager during the closing years of the Old West.
Lucille Mulhall ... famously known as the first cowgirl. Born in the saddle, she was the spirited daughter of an Oklahoma rancher. Unlike her sisters, she wasnt interested in dolls and sewing or piano lessons but preferred branding yearlings and roping wolves, jack-rabbits and steers; training ponies; and practicing the trick riding that was to make her famous all over the country. Teddy Roosevelt was among Lucilles fans.