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Glass, Hugh

Born: 18XX AD
Died: 1833 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Explorer

1780 – He was probably born in Pennsylvania.

1822 – Glass’s most famous adventure began, when he responded to advertisement in the Missouri Gazette and Public Adviser.

1823 – Near the forks of the Grand River in present-day Perkins County, in August, while scouting alone for game for the expedition’s larder, Glass surprised a she-grizzly with two cubs.

1833 – He was killed with two fellow trappers in the winter on the Yellowstone River in an attack by the Arikara.