Mary Hinnuagsnun <I>Gale</I> La Flesche

Mary "Hinnuagsnun" Gale La Flesche

Death 28 Feb 1909 (aged 81–82)
Walthill, Thurston County, Nebraska, USA
Burial Bancroft, Cuming County, Nebraska, USA
Memorial ID 54038237 · View Source
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Mary (Hinnuagsnun, One Woman) Gale was the daughter of Dr. John Gale and Ni-co-mi of the Iowa tribe.

Mary was part Caucasian and part Otoe/Omaha/Iowa Indian. Her Indian name was "Wa-Tun-Na", meaning "The One Woman." After her father's death Mary was raised by frontier trader Peter Sarpy, for whom Sarpy County, Nebraska was named.

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  • Created by: Nan
  • Added: 23 Jun 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 54038237
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary "Hinnuagsnun" Gale La Flesche (1827–28 Feb 1909), Find a Grave Memorial no. 54038237, citing Bancroft Cemetery, Bancroft, Cuming County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by Nan (contributor 46795555) .