Pressure Mounts on President Biden to Revoke the Medals of Honor for the Wounded Knee Massacre Wounded Knee Grave BY NATIVE NEWS ONLINE STAFF NOVEMBER 09, 2021 Earlier this month, 17 members of Congress wrote a letter to President Joe Biden to pressure him to use his authority to revoke the Medals of Honor given to […]
This is Dakota Land, by Susu Jeffrey
Angelique Winona RENVILLE and Hypolite DUPUIS were married on 11 Jan 1839 in Lac Qui Parle, Minnesota, USA.
I thought some of our member’s would like to see this. Sharon Eighth Generation Angelique Winona RENVILLE was born in 1806 in Kaposia Village near Fort Snelling, Minnesota, USA. She died on 3 Jan 1890 in Mendota, Dakota County, Minnesota, USA. She was also known as Agatha We Oui Nar Xha (Red Woman). She was 1/2 blood Dakota Indian. […]
Brad and Sharon have posted on our website 1,739 posts in almost 28 years. Between our posts and our 27 years of community building and public education from 1994 until 2021. We have so much we can use for the Bureau of Federal Acknowledgment to get Federal Recognition. Your Tribal Council.
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The Biden administration set a Jan 4, 2022 deadline for its private-sector vaccine mandate. (Here are answers to common questions.) The new rule, applying to companies with 100 or more employees, is expected to cover 84 million workers, roughly 31 million of whom are unvaccinated.
Hi Auntie Sharon, so nice to hear your voice today. Here is the information about the special teaching sweat lodge. It is open to the whole community. Please invite people to pray and learn with Uncle Jason Charger on the following dates at the Mendota Sweat Lodge: Friday 11/5 going in at 7:30pm Saturday 11/6 […]
GUIDE TO WORKING WITH NON-FEDERALLY RECOGNIZED TRIBES IN THE SECTION 106 PROCESS. Click to access GuidetoWorkingwithNon-FederallyRecognizedTribesintheSection106Process.pdf
Please go to facebook and they have a on going fundraiser. On your birthday you can pick your charity. Please pick Mendota. We received a check for $770 for my birthday on Aug 28. If you decide to use facebook as a fundraiser. We get a check about 6 weeks later.
Grandmother to many members including Sharon.
I know I have missed things, please sent to me anything I missed. Statements of Participation for the Mendota Mdewakanton Dakota Tribal Community – Copy
Please find our lineal application on this website. Thank you for conceding to join the Mendota Community. Sharon Lennartson Tribal Chairwoman Jason Delmont Vice Chairman Greg Standmark Historian Joe Lennartson Treasurer Jason Delmont Secretary
20 Native American Women You Should Know Posted By PowWows.com October 21st, 2019 Last Updated on: July 6th, 2021 When we hear Native American heroes, we might think of Geronimo, Sitting Bull and other legendary male warriors and chiefs. Unfortunately, far too often, Native American women get overlooked. Even if they get their due credit in Indian […]
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Mendota Dakota Mdewakanton Tribal Community Discussion Federal Recognition Meeting Press Release If the video doesn’t work, or if you prefer to download it, here is the video hosted in Zoom: Press Release 6/21/2021 Reply to us as to what you think of the video? Thank you Greg Strandmark Historian and Sharon Lennartson Tribal Chairwoman. I […]
10th Generations to Cetanwakanmami Little Crow. Many of our members come from Cetanwakanmami. Also here is a picture of Cetanwakanmami that was found on familysearch.com. Who made this document back in 1990 for my family. Of the seven Dakota leaders present at the negotiations, only Cetan Wakuwa Mani (Le Petit Corbeau) and Wanyaga Inazin (Way-Aga-Enagee) […]
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Indigenous Peoples’ Day go online to see what’s happening in your area. Love Sharon
How the family of Pelagie Faribault came to own Pike Island near Fort Snelling An 1820 treaty between the United States and the Dakota specifically set aside the 320-acres Wita Tanka, also called Pike Island, specifically for Pelagie Faribault. By Margaret Vaughan View of Wita Tanka (Pike Island) and Fort Snelling from Mendota. Painting by Edward […]
Oheyawahi / Pilot Knob http://www.pilotknobpreservation.org
Chief Little Crow Charging Hawk Cetan Waku Mani (born Cetanwakanmani), III, 1763 – 1830 Chief Little Crow Charging Hawk Cetan Waku Mani, III was born on 1763, in Minnesota, to Chief Little Crow Corbeau Red Wing Cetanwakanmani, III and Unknown Dakota . Chief married Meene oke dawin Minnetonka Unknown. They had 2 children: Mary Renville and Chief Little Crow Big Thunder Wakinyantanka IV . Mary […]
Pike Island (Dakota Wita Tanka) and Fort Snelling State Park. The site of the Mdote. We call it the concentration camp for 1,600 Dakota women, children, and elders in 1862-1863. Very sad time in our history. Minnesota should be ashamed of what they did to Minnesota Indigenous Native people. Indian Mounds Regional Park – Dakota grave […]
Excerpts from Hasting Newspaper 1-3-1885. Alberts LeClaire’s, LeMay’s and others are on there. Birth in on here
Excerpts the a Hasting MN Gazette MHS 1-3-1885 – Dec 31 1887 Albert LeClaire is Grandfather to Lillian Anderson, Beverly Scott, Morris Brown, Robert Brown, Sharon Lennartson and Linda Brown. Husband to grandmother Lillian Felix. All my first cousin’s. Dick LeClaire, Marilyn Cisek, Barbara Pietig, Laurel Dewey, Joyce Jackson. To many to mention as most […]