something is wrong in this world She should had gotten a Noble Peace Prize.. we should honor to whom honor is due.. never the less,I believe God honors when we don't..her reward is in heaven,who wants man's silly old rewards or awards anyway?? it's all going to rust ,but our heavenly rewards will not rust
Olive Oatman was 13 when she traveled with her family to California by wagon. Attacked by Indians who killed all of the family but Olive, her Sister (who later died of starvation) and her Brother (who escaped). Sold to the Mojave tribe as a slave, she was tattooed and taken in as "one of their own". She was rescued 5 yrs later. She married John Fairchild in 1860, moved to Sherman TX where she died in 1903 and was buried in West Hill Cemetery on Lamar St. in Sherman.