Calamity Jane

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Ca·lam·i·ty Jane

 (kə-lăm′ĭ-tē jān′)
See Martha Jane Burk.

Calamity Jane

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(Biography) real name Martha Canary. ?1852–1903, US frontierswoman, noted for her skill at shooting and riding

Calam′ity Jane′


n.
(Martha Jane Canary Burke) 1852?–1903, U.S. frontier markswoman.
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Noun1.Calamity Jane - United States frontierswoman and legendary figure of the Wild West noted for her marksmanship (1852-1903)Calamity Jane - United States frontierswoman and legendary figure of the Wild West noted for her marksmanship (1852-1903)
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| 1903: Martha Jane Cannary, better known as frontierswoman Calamity Jane, died near Deadwood, Dakota.
,nd nry redded 1903: Martha Jane Cannary, better known as frontierswoman Calamity Jane, died near Deadwood, Dakota.
Many books have been written about Calamity Jane; but many readers of women's biographies and history will find that Calamity Jane: The Life and Legend of Martha Jane Cannary is a livelier, more readable narrative than most.