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I Came Wahehud
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Birth: unknown
Death: Dec. 26, 1862
Mankato
Blue Earth County
Minnesota, USA

Mdewakanton Dakota warrior who fought in the US-Dakota War of 1862. In historical records, Wa-heh-hud is alternatively spelled Wan-he-hud, Wa-he-hna, or Wahina, meaning "I Came". According to Samuel Brown, his name meant a sacred ceremony, indicating that he may have been a holy man or medicine man.


Sources:

Heard, Isaac V. D. and Whipple, Henry Benjamin. "History of the Sioux War and Massacres of 1862 and 1863."

Whiting and Ruggles Report, Case No. 12. Wan-he-hud. Convicted of participating in the battles, and of murder. 
 
Burial:
Dakota (Sioux) Memorial - 1862
Mankato
Blue Earth County
Minnesota, USA
 
Created by: Cindy K. Coffin
Record added: Feb 05, 2010
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<i>I Came</i> Wahehud
Added by: Cindy K. Coffin
 
<i>I Came</i> Wahehud
Added by: Cindy K. Coffin
 
 
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