Hononegah

Princess Hononegah  (Potawatamie princess)

Wife of Stephen Mack (emp of The American Fur Company)

Devoted wife and mother

Skillful with nature’s remedies

Helped care for early settlers

Needlework was exceptional

Taken care of by Clarissa Jenks when she was sick (Source: Ella Jenks obituary Chicago Tribune  8/28/1944)

Source:  Nuggets of History,  Autumn 1983 (Pioneers of Winnebago and Boone Counties, Illinois who came before 1841)    929.377331 R883p  (south wall)