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ALASKA NATIVE STUDENTS BURIED AT CHEMAWA INDIAN SCHOOL CEMETERY
(52 out of 198 known grave sites)
From the files of SuAnn M. Reddick, Chemawa Indian School Historian  suannr@viclink.com
Information compiled from a number of sources, including Department of Interior Death List, Chemawa school
records from NARA in Seattle, Oregon death certificates, US vital statistics and other documents.
coleen_mielke@hotmail.com

NAME AGE VILLAGE/TRIBE ENROLLED DIED REASON
ANDERSON, IVAN "Edge" 15 ALEUT  1/2  10/11/1911 10/18/1918 SPANISH FLU
BETTLES, ANDREW 17 ALEUT
9/8/1909 TB
BETTLES, CHARLES 13 ALEUT
3/1/1908 TB
BORG, MAGGIE 17 ESKIMO
8/4/1929 TB
BUCHERT, MARY
ESKIMO
12/2/1918 SPANISH FLU
CHARLES, GEORGE 19 TLINGIT 11/6/1914 6/5/1915 DROWNING
CHURCHILL, GEORGE 17 WRANGELL 9/27/1917 7/1/1920 UNKNOWN
DAHLGREN, KATIE 16 TLINGIT
3/16/1923 UNKNOWN
DICK, JENNIE
TLINGIT
12/28/1916 TB/MEASLES
DIRKS, PAUL 9 ALEUT
4/18/1914 UNKNOWN
DRUCK, WILLIAM 9 FORT YUKON
5/26/1923 PNEUMONIA
EATON, WILFRED 14 TSIMSHIAN
6/14/1921 UNKNOWN
EMANOFF, ALEX
ST. PAUL ALEUT
10/14/1918 SPANISH FLU
EVANS, EMILY 12 ALASKAN 1900 5/14/1900 TB
FIELDS, EDWARD
TLINGIT
7/16/1916 UNKNOWN
FLANNERY, ESTELLE 14 ? JUNEAU STICKEEN  1/2 
10/7/1890 TYPHOID
FLEMMING, JAMES 16 ALEUT  1/2
9/1/1906 TYPHOID
FRANCIS, MARTHA 7 BETHEL ESKIMO
1/25/1923 PNEUMONIA
GABRIEL, EDNA 24 ESKIMO
UNKNOWN TB
GUEST, FRANK
ALASKAN
Died at Chemawa
7/4/1924
but no grave site located
UNKNOWN
GRAVELLE, FRANK
STICKEEN  1/2  10/5/1893 Died at Chemawa
4/13/1894
but no grave site located
UNKNOWN
HENRY, JOHN
HANYAH
(probably Hoonah)

Died at Chemawa
12/31/1897
but no grave site located
ABCESS
HICKS, CHARLES 17 TLINGIT
3/24/1923 TB
HURLEY, VIELLA 14 KODIAK ESKIMO
12/12/1927 UNKNOWN
JOHN, PETER
TONGASS
Died at Chemawa
9/1911
but no grave site located
UNKNOWN
JOHNSON, HELEN 12 SHAKAN TLINGIT
12/2/1920 UNKNOWN
JOHNSON, JESSE
KETCHIKAN
Died at Chemawa 
1/1903
but no grave site located
UNKNOWN
JOHNSON, LENA 8 FORT YUKON  1/2
1/22/1920 UNKNOWN
KENNEDY, CORA 15 METLAKATLA TSIMSHIAN
UNKNOWN UNKNOWN
KETCHIKOFF, JOHN 15 ALEUT
2/25/1912 TB
KING, MARTHA 21 CHITINA ATHABASCAN
3/3/1944 UNKNOWN
KOEPP, CHARLES 9 ALASKAN  1/2
1/4/1900 UNKNOWN
LARSEN, LAWRENCE 14 AFOGNAK
10/13/1922 PNEUMONIA
LILLIGREN, FREDA
CHINOOK ALEUT
4/21/1920 PERITONITIS
MARCELL, VINCENT 6 IDITAROD ESKIMO ?   1/3
1/4/1923 TB
McNEIL, PAULINE
(misspelled on stone McBeil)
11 NENANA ALEUT  1/2
4/14/1927 TB
McCLUSKEY, HARRY 12 PETERSBURG
6/4/1925 PERICARDITIS
McCLUSKEY, WILLIAM 9 KILLISNOO ESKIMO
5/9/1925 UNKNOWN
McFARLAND, CHARLES 17 SITKA
7/18/1901 UNKNOWN
MERCULIEF, TERENTY
ALEUT
6/18/1918 PNEUMONIA
MILES, JOHN 19 ALEUT
10/29/1907 TB
NASHOALOOK, ALEX (spelling Nashodolovk?) 20 UNALAKLEET ESKIMO Parents listed as Oswald and Annie Nashoalook 7/24/1922 OPERATION
NEKETI, HENRY
TLINGIT
9/11/1914 UNKNOWN
NELSON, PELCA
SITKA 2/5/1912 11/27/1914 UNKNOWN
NEWTON, LOUISE 15 TLINGIT  FULL
3/9/1905 UNKNOWN
NYSTRUM, FRED 20 SITKA TLINGIT  1/2
12/22/1926 HEMMORAGE
ODENZOFF, DAN

OLAFSON, ADOLPH

12 ESKIMO

TLINGIT


10/17/1937

12/25/1905

UNKNOWN

UNKNOWN

OSCAR, JESSE 17 TSIMPSIAN  FULL 10/23/1903 Died at Chemawa
12/25/1903
but no grave site located
PNEUMONIA
OSUK, MABEL 17 POINT BARROW ESKIMO
4/30/1923 UNKNOWN
POLTY, ABRAHAM TELUCLAH 13 NOME ESKIMO FULL 8/21/1922 2/3/1924 UNKNOWN
POYNE, NELLIE (possibly spelled Payne?) 12 COPPER RIVER
1/8/1913 UNKNOWN
ROMER, MATILDA 15 SITKA 3/15/1899 7/14/1902 MENINGITIS
RUKIVISHKOFF, ANDREW 17 SAINT PAUL 9/28/1923 10/25/1924 CARDIAC
SHAUGHNESSY, FRED 13 SULLIVAN BAY ESKIMO
12/26/1924 PNEUMONIA
SMITHERS, ENGLEBERT 10

Died at Chemawa
9/20/1904
but no grave site located
MENINGITIS
SQUARTZOFF, LYCONDRA  18 ALEUT
1/16/1918 UNKNOWN
UTTECHT, ALBERT 12 ALEUT  1/2
6/6/1925 MENINGITIS
WAYDELICK, FRANCIS 10 HANYAN
(possibly Hoonah?)

5/24/1901 TB
WELLINGTON, CHARLES
TLINGIT
Died at Chemawa
1/18/1924
but no grave site located
MEASLES
WELLS, CHARLES 13 NOORVIK ESKIMO 9/9/1922 3/12/1925 UNKNOWN
MOON, SUSIE 12 ALASKA Sent to Carlisle from Chemawa Died at Carlisle
8/1894
UNKNOWN








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