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 Little Chief Edward

Little Chief Edward

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Death 16 Jan 1928 (aged 54–55)
Burial Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA
Plot Section I, Lot 309
Memorial ID 13089 · View Source
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Was known as the Little Chief, he first served as a warrior under his grandfather , the famous Indian Sitting Bull. He eventually became an actor, joining Col. Joe Miller's 101 Ranch Show which played to thousands and performed in movies. One such movie was The Covered Wagon. He also performed in Buffalo Bill's famous Wild West Show. Before his death at Chief's request, his widow sent to their children in North Dakota his war bonnet, an enormous string of elk teeth, his favorite weapons, and other personal effects.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 18 Oct 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 13089
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Little Chief Edward (1873–16 Jan 1928), Find A Grave Memorial no. 13089, citing Mount Elliott Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .