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Clara Harrington Blinn
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Birth: unknown
Death: Nov. 27, 1868

Mrs. Blinn and her son Willie were captives of the Kiowa when Custer attacked the Cheyenne village of Black Kettle. Several weeks later the Army returned to try and locate the bodies of Major Elliott and his troop. They did and went on to the Kiowa camp 2 miles down stream. The Village was abandoned and the bodies of Mrs. Blinn and her child were discovered. Their bodies were taken to Ft. Arbuckle for burial along with Maj. Elliott.

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  Willie Blinn (____ - 1868)*
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Fort Arbuckle Cemetery
Murray County
Oklahoma, USA
Created by: Carolyn Mackey-Byrum
Record added: Dec 03, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45077169
Clara <i>Harrington</i> Blinn
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RIP...I understood she was later removed to Ft Gibson National Cemetery...
- R Morgan
 Added: Jul. 12, 2015

- Mary Lambert
 Added: May. 24, 2015

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