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GeronimoAKA Goyathlay

Born: 16-Jun-1829
Birthplace: No-doyohn Canon, AZ
Died: 17-Feb-1909
Location of death: Ft. Sill, OK
Cause of death: Pneumonia
Remains: Buried, Beef Creek Apache Cemetery, Lawton, OK

Gender: Male
Religion: Methodist
Race or Ethnicity: American Aborigine
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Military

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The last Indian to surrender

Expelled from the Dutch Reformed Church for gambling.

Father: Taklishim
Mother: Juana (d. 1858 murder)
Wife: Alope (d. 1858 murder, along with their 3 sons)
Wife: Chee-hash-kish (2 children)
Wife: Nana-tha-thtith (d. murder, 1 child)
Wife: Zi-yeh
Wife: She-gha
Wife: Shtsha-she
Wife: Ih-tedda
Wife: Taz-ayz-Slath (1 son)
Wife: Azul
Son: Chappo (b. 1867, by Chee-hash-kish)
Daughter: Dohn-say ("Tozey", b. 1871, by Chee-hash-kish)
Daughter: Eva
Daughter: Lenna
Son: Robby
Brother: Naretena

    Surrendered to Enemy 4-Sep-1886
    Taken Prisoner of War
    Converted to Methodism Medicine Creek, Oklahoma Territory 1-Jul-1903
    Apache Ancestry
    Risk Factors: Alcoholism, Gambling

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