How old was Sacagawea when she traveled with Lewis and Clark?

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asked Nov 23, 2018 in Other-Education by Thomsmit (400 points)
How old was Sacagawea when she traveled with Lewis and Clark?

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answered Nov 23, 2018 by CasJohnson (390 points)
Sacagawea was 16 years old when she traveled with Lewis and Clark.

Sacagawea is the daughter of a Shoshone chief and was born around the year 1788 in Lemhi County, Idaho.

And around age 12 she was captured by an enemy tribe and sold to a French-Canadian trapper who made her his wife.

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