Tragic Story of Olive Ann Oatman Fairchild
Has a Happy Ending
Today, my cemetery stroll took me past the grave of Olive Ann Oatman Fairchild who died here in Sherman in 1903.
You can read her tragic beginnings here, https://www.womenshistory.org/articl…/abduction-olive-oatman
She was the very loose inspiration for the character of Eva on Hell on Wheels.