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Annie Oakely

Eric Blair

Annie Oakely

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Published by Picture Window Books in Mankato, Minn .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementretold by Eric Blair ; illustrated by Dianne Silverman
SeriesMy first classic story
ContributionsSilverman, Dianne, ill
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV1157.O3 B5218 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24423935M
ISBN 109781404865778
LC Control Number2010030642
OCLC/WorldCa650019986


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Oakley developed hunting skills as a child, in order to provide for her impoverished family in western Ohio. At fifteen, she won a shooting contest against experienced marksman Frank E.

Butler, whom she later married. Annie Oakley was born Phoebe Ann Moses—called Annie by her family—on Augin Darke County, Ohio. This unassuming woman, who would perform before royalty and presidents, came from humble beginnings.

When Annie was 6, her father, Jacob Moses, died of pneumonia—leaving her mother, Susan Wise Moses, with six children and little else.

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Annie Oakley was born Phoebe Moses, to a poor Quaker family and spent her early years living in a cabin in Darke County, on the western border of the state.

Her father died when she was six. InAnnie and her older sister Sarah Ellen were put into the care of the Darke County Infirmary and learned skills there including sewing and decorating.

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This book is a biography written by a good friend of Annie Oakley’s who knew her personally and was inspired to write about her life.

It expounds upon the fact that Oakley’s success came from her character more than her skill, a theme I also emphasized. Annie’s father, who had fought in the War ofbecame an invalid from overexposure during a blizzard in late and died of pneumonia in early at age Following the death of her father, Oakley did not regularly attend school as a young child because of lack of funds, but she did attend later in childhood and in adulthood.Biography: Where did Annie Oakley grow up?

Phoebe Ann Mosey was born on a small farm near Woodland, Ohio on Aug Her family was poor, but she had a happy childhood growing up in a small log cabin with her six brothers and sisters. Annie had to go and live at the local poor house where she sewed clothes.

A few years later she was.It is possible the Oakley name came from Annie's paternal * grandmother. However, some sources say the name "Oakley" was not a family name, but was the name of the neighborhood of Cincinatti where she and Frank lived when they first married.

Annie Oakley, and she and Frank started traveling together giving shows.