According to the 1897 census, Good Red Bird Woman was born in 1816.
The 1898 census gives Good Red Bird Woman's Hocąk name as Wa-nic-shutch-pin-win-kaw, which is for Wanįkšujᵋpįwįga, from wanįk, "bird"; šuč (> sujᵋ), "red"; 'pį, "good, nice, pretty"; -wį-, a feminine gender infix; and -ga, a definite article suffix used in personal names. Bird names are almost always from the Upper Moiety.
In 1897, 1898, and 1901, she resided on the Winnebago Agency, Winnebago, Thurston County, Nebraska.
Linda M. Waggoner, “Starring Red Wing!: The Incredible Career of Lilian M. St. Cyr, the First Native American Film Star (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2019) 17.