Betsy Ross and Sacagawea

Were they important in US History?

What do some of the stories about Betsy Ross have in common with some of the stories about Sacagawea?

They both were important, supportive, patriotic, brave, strong, and skilled in their own ways!

Betsy Ross was born in 1752 and lived to the age of 84.

Sacagawea was born in 1788 and lived to be 24 years old.

Betsy Ross was the 8th child in a family of 17 children.

Sacagawea was called the "genuine Indian princess" by some.

Mason Jeremiah Ward

7th grade Language Art student

Commerce Middle School