Sgt. John Ordway

Drawing of John Ordway

Sketch copyright by Michael Haynes.

 
P.S. At the end of the expedition I accompanied Capt. Lewis and a party of Indians to Washington, D.C., took my discharge and returned to New Hampshire. I returned to Missouri to settle in 1809, became prosperous and married. Both I and my wife had died by 1817.
 

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