Hin-mah-tute-ke-kaikt "Thunder Eyes" Kawesato, Nez Perce

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Hin-mah-tute-ke-kaikt "Thunder Eyes" Kawesato, Nez Perce

Also Known As: "James", "Big Thunder", "Thunder Strikes", "Thunder Eyes"
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Birthplace: Idaho, Washington or Oregon
Death: (Date and location unknown)
Immediate Family:

Husband of Weekeween "Feather Earrings" Kawesato
Father of Isabel Pahtissah Craig; Fanny Ebbert; Kitty M Newell; Virginia Meek and Catherine Jane Wilkins

Occupation: Civic Leader, Shaman
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About Hin-mah-tute-ke-kaikt "Thunder Eyes" Kawesato, Nez Perce

Near the village of a headman and shaman named Hin-mah-tute-ke-kaikt (Thunder Eyes), Tackensuatis and other Nez Perces helped Gray and the Spaldings build a log house 13 by 5.4 meters (42 by 18 feet), divided by a partition into a living quarters and a classroom for the Indians. On December 23, 1836, the Spaldings moved into the building. Thunder Eyes, the Lapwai Creek shaman and headman whom Spalding called James.

Source: http://www.lib.uidaho.edu/mcbeth/governmentdoc/histspald.htm

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Hin-mah-tute-ke-kaikt "Thunder Eyes" Kawesato, Nez Perce's Timeline

1790
1790
Idaho, Washington or Oregon
1810
1810
Age 20
Idaho
1811
1811
Age 21
1820
1820
Age 30
1822
1822
Age 32
Idaho, United States
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