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Kiutus Tecumseh
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Birth: Jan. 7, 1896
Indiana, USA
Death: Jan. 3, 1966
Walla Walla
Walla Walla County
Washington, USA

Chief Kiutus Tecumseh, born Herman Willis Roberts, was a famous Indian tenor, lived in Cashmere and head of the Wenatchee, WA. tribe. His parents were John W Roberts & Julia Bannister. They were both born in Indiana & married there. They had a large family. John's father was from NC. Kiutus was also the great grandson of Chief Tecumseh who fought in the battle of Tippecanoe in 1811.

Other source: Tehcumseh, famous Shawnee, (read "Sorrow in Our Hearts" by Eckert---sourced/annotated/researched) had/has no known children or descendants.
 
 
Burial:
Terrace Heights Memorial Park
Yakima
Yakima County
Washington, USA
Plot: Block 27
 
Created by: Joan Kobernik Hoeft
Record added: Apr 17, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68510478
Kiutus Tecumseh
Added by: Joan Kobernik Hoeft
 
Kiutus Tecumseh
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Kiutus Tecumseh
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- Anonymous
 Added: Apr. 16, 2015

- kellybean
 Added: Feb. 5, 2013
My mother me Kiutus Tecumseh in the early or mid 1930s. She said he was the handsomest man she'd ever met, and that he had the most beautiful of voices.
- Andrew Sapp
 Added: Jul. 4, 2012
 
 
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