Collection: Indian Biographies

Biographical Sketch of Crispus Attucks

Attucks, Crispus, An Indian-negro half-blood of Framingham, Mass., near Boston, noted as the leader and first person slain in the Boston massacre of Mar. 5, 1770, the first hostile encounter between the Americans and the British troops, and therefore regarded by historians as the opening fight of the great Revolutionary struggle. In consequence of the resistance of the people of Boston to the enforcement of the recent tax laws a detachment of British troops had been stationed in the town, to the great irritation of the citizens. On Mar. 5 this feeling culminated in an attack on the troops in

Sioux Chief Sitting Bull

Indian Biographies

Biographies are a good source of information on our ancestors. They can be used as a tool to provide facts: names, dates and locations for the events in our ancestors lives. They can also provide “meat” for genealogical research, and by that we mean the story behind the person – events which shaped and molded the character of a person. We have put a great number of biographical information online, both Native American and general biographies, and have gone through all of them and provided links to the one’s specific to Native American.

Indian Biographies – Surname T

Some of the listed biographies contain a great amount of information on the subject, others however may only be a paragraph or a few lines.  Most of the information has been taken from the books we provide free online. Tadpole, Eli Tahchee, A Cherokee Chief Tahrohon, An Ioway Warrior Taiomah, A Musquakee Brave Tammany Tamahay Tanner, Robert T. Tarhe Tarvin, George Washington Taylor, James L. Biography of John M. Taylor Biographical Sketch of John M. Taylor Taylor, Louisa J. Taylor Mrs. Taylor, Richard L. Taylor, Susan Mrs. Taylor, Thomas Fox Teague, William W. Tecumseh Tell, W. W. Mrs. Tenskwatawa Tenskwatawa

Indian Biographies – Surname U-W-Y

Some of the listed biographies contain a great amount of information on the subject, others however may only be a paragraph or a few lines.  Most of the information has been taken from the books we provide free online. Uncas V Surname Vann, D. W. W Surname Waapashaw, A Sioux Chief Wabaunsee, A Pottawatimie Chief Wabishkeepenas, A Chippeway (Chippewa) Wabokieshiek Waemboeshkaa, A Chippeway Chief Wakaun Haka, A Winnebago Chief Wakechai, A Saukie Chief (Sauk) Walkabout, John Walkabout, Joseph Walkingstick, Simon Ralph, Jr. Walkley, George W. Walkley, William S. Wallace, Sue Adair Waller, George W. Mrs. Wamditanka Wanata, A Sioux Chief

Indian Biographies – Surname R

Some of the listed biographies contain a great amount of information on the subject, others however may only be a paragraph or a few lines.  Most of the information has been taken from the books we provide free online. Rain-In-The-Face Rambo, Lola M. Mrs. Rantchewaime, Ioway Indian Ratcliffe, Edgar N. Reagan, Austin Red Bird  Red Cloud Biography of Red Cloud Red Cloud Red Cloud, Sioux Indian Chief Red Fish Red Jacket Red Jacket, Seneca War Chief Red Jacket or SA-GO-YE-WAT-HA Biography of Red Jacket or Sa-Go-Ye-Wat-Ha Red Thunder Redwing Reed, Mary Theresa Reid, James Walker Renfro, William D. Mrs. Renville,

Indian Biographies – Surname L

Some of the listed biographies contain a great amount of information on the subject, others however may only be a paragraph or a few lines.  Most of the information has been taken from the books we provide free online. Lamon, Mrs. William A. Landrum, Johnson Lane, C. L. Mrs. Lane, L. Cap Lane, Rosa Gazelle Lappawinsoe, A Delaware Chief Lappawinze Lawrence, J. A. Lawrence, James Augustus Le Force, James A. Mrs. Le Soldat Du Chene, An Osage Chief Leafer, John Mrs. Lechner, Clarence M. Mrs. Lee, David M. Lerblance, Elijah Hermigine Letteer, Mrs. Roy Lewis, Albert Mrs. Lindsey, Riley Wise

Indian Biographies – Surname M

Some of the listed biographies contain a great amount of information on the subject, others however may only be a paragraph or a few lines.  Most of the information has been taken from the books we provide free online. MacIntosh, William McIntosh, William General Madden, William Arthur Madison, Robert L. Mrs. Young Mahaskah, An Ioway Chief Mahaskah or White Cloud, Ioway Chief Major Ridge, Cherokee Chief Makataimeshekiakiah, or Black Hawk, A Saukie Brave (Sauk) Mangas Coloradas Manifee, Victoria Belle Mrs. Manuelito:  A Navajo War Chief Manuelito Mankato Many Horses Maquinna Markham, B. H. Markomete, A Menominie Marrs, David M. Martha,

Indian Biographies – Surname N-O

Some of the listed biographies contain a great amount of information on the subject, others however may only be a paragraph or a few lines.  Most of the information has been taken from the books we provide free online. Nahche Nakaidoklini Nall, Basil Mrs. Nanawonggabe Nanepashemet  Nanuntenoo Nash, W. S. Navin, William, M.D. Nawat Nawkaw, A Winnebago Chief Neamathla, A Seminole Chief Needles, Thomas B. Negabamat, Noel Negahnquet Negwagon Neilson, Francis Alexander Notchimine, An Ioway Chief Neomonni Neomonni, An Ioway Chief Nepanet, Tom Neron Nesouaquoit, A Fox Chief O Surname Odle, Grover C. Mrs. Odle, Marvin Mrs. Ogden, D. T.