1872—Born in La Grange, Mo.
1885—First public appearance, Wyaconda, Mo.
1892—First out-of-state appearance, Chicago, Ill.
1892—Appears at World Colombian Exhibition, Chicago, Ill.
1897—Tours East and Midwest with Barnum & Bailey Circus
1898—Joins Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show in New York City
1904—Appears at Louisiana Purchase Exposition, St. Louis, Mo.
1905—Tours West Coast, Canada
1907—Joins Ringling Brothers Circus
1910—Last engagement, Duluth, Minn.
1911—Homebound because of illness
1913—Died at home in Rainbow, Mo.