Ancestor 173 Mary Mallow

Mary Baldwin Mallow was born 9 March 1746 in Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany to Johann Michael Mallow and Mary Miller.

In 1751, Mary was captured by Shawnee indians at age 6, and walked from the Shenandoah Valley, Virginia to Chillicothe, Ohio, area on foot at that young age. She grew up at the village until fur traders rescued her dramatically at age 15 and returned her to Virginia.

25 May 1765 in Brandywine, Pendleton, Virginia, Mary Mallow and Jacob Heavner married and they had ten children: Mary; Nicholas; Margaret; Jacob; Adam; John; Henry; Daniel; Michael; and Samuel.

Mary died on 04 Dec 1804 in Brandywine, Pendleton, Virginia (now West Virginia).