When did Sacagawea have her son?

Answer Sacagawea gave birth to her son on February 11, 1805, during the Lewis and Clark Expedition. She named him Jean Baptiste Charbonneau. Lewis assisted during the birth and Lewis gave the baby the ni... Read More »

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What did Sacagawea die from?

Sacagawea, the Shoshone maiden who made history aiding Lewis and Clark's expedition, is believed to have died Dec. 20, 1812, at the age of 25. Historians recount that she died in an epidemic outbre... Read More »

How many brothers did Sacagawea have?

While it is uncertain whether there may have been more, Sacagawea had one known brother named Cameahwait. The two crossed paths while Sacagawea was traveling on the Lewis and Clark expedition, acco... Read More »

What tribe was Sacagawea from?

According to the Library of Congress, Sacagawea came from the Agaidika tribe of the Idaho Shoshone. She was kidnapped by some Hidatsa Indians who took her to North Dakota, where Lewis and Clark met... Read More »

Where did Sacagawea grow up?

Sacagawea, a Shoshone woman shrouded in mystery, was born in 1787, most scholars believe, near present-day Three Forks, Montana. Kidnapped at a young age (about 13 years old) by the Hidatsa tribe, ... Read More »