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Fred Capįnįka Miner (1862)

Fred Capįnįka Miner
Born in Wisconsin, United Statesmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died [date unknown] in Wisconsin, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 9 Sep 2020
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Fred was Ho-Chunk.

Contents

Biography

Birth

Fred was born in 1862.

Name

His Hocąk name was ChaPinNeeKah, which is for Capįnįka, "Little Good Deer." This is from ca, "deer"; , "good"; nįk, "little, small"; -ka, a definite article suffix used in personal names. This would be a Deer Clan name.

Family

The 1900 Federal census shows a large extended family was living with him in Preston, Adams County, Wisconsin:

Flora (b. 1868)
George (b. 1893)
William (b. 1895)
Anna (b. 1892)
Mary (b. 1894)
Dixon (b. 1898)
Minnie (second wife, b. 1865)
Mary Dixon, sister (b. 1850)
Susan Red Horn (b. 1878)
Jerry Red Horn (dau., b. 1880)
Boza Decorah, sister-in-law (b. 1855)
Frank Decorah, brother-in-law (b. 1863)

Sources

  • 1900 Federal census for Preston, Adams, Wisconsin; Page: 11; FHL microfilm: 1241777; Enumeration District: 0002; Description: Big Flats Town, Preston Town. United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1900. T623, 1854 rolls.
  • 1905 Indian census; Roll: M595_671; Line: 5. Indian Census Rolls, 1885-1940; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M595, 692 rolls); Records of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, Record Group 75; National Archives, Washington, D.C.
  • 1917 Indian census; Roll: M595_168; Page: 44; Line: 16; Agency: Grand Rapids. Indian Census Rolls, 1885-1940; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M595, 692 rolls); Records of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, Record Group 75; National Archives, Washington, D.C.
  • 1919 Indian census; Roll: M595_168; Page: 41; Line: 18; Agency: Grand Rapids. Indian Census Rolls, 1885-1940; (National Archives Microfilm Publication M595, 692 rolls); Records of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, Record Group 75; National Archives, Washington, D.C.


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