Frank Winneshiek
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Wakąjaxųnųga Winneshiek (1879)

Wakąjaxųnųga (Frank) "Young Thunderbird" Winneshiek
Born in Wisconsin, United Statesmap
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Son of and [mother unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Died [date unknown] in Wisconsin, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 31 Oct 2019
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Frank Winneshiek was a Native American and member of the Ho-Chunk tribe.

Biography

Frank was born in 1879.

Name

The 1910 census gives his "Indian name" as WaConChaHoNoKah, which is for Wakąjaxųnųga, "Young Thunderbird" or "Small Thunderbird," a Thunderbird Clan name. The name is from Wakąjá, "Thunderbird"; xųnų, "little, young"; and -ga, a definite article suffix used in personal names.

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Hi. Profile photo for Frank might actually be his brother, Henry. Frank would be the other person in this photo. The archive lists the names Henry (first, on the left) and then Frank.
posted by Bernard Leopold

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