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Notables of Native American Background

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  • Brig. General Ely Samuel Parker, "Open Door" (1828 - 1895)
    Gen Ely Samuel Parker Original name: Ely Donehogehweh Memorial# 3603 Forest Lawn Cemetery, Buffalo, Erie County, New York, USA Plot: Section 12, Lot 1, - - - - - Find A Grave The Life of General El...
  • Lou Diamond Phillips
    Lou Diamond Phillips is an American film, television, and stage actor and director. Phillips has been an outspoken advocate of the Filipino Veterans Equity Act of 2006, legislation to provide the same ...
  • Father Harry Kaiakokonok (1907 - 1989)
  • Cot-ta-wa-ma-go Blackfish (1725 - 1779)
    Succeeded Chief Cornstalk as principle Shawnee War Chief following his death at Fort Randolph. Little is known about him, since he only appears in written historical records during the last three yea...

What is a "notable?". "worthy of notice"; that is, "significant, interesting, or unusual enough to deserve attention or to be recorded". Notable in the sense of being "famous", or "popular"—although not irrelevant—is secondary.

So let's celebrate our indigenous peoples (American Indian, First Nations, Aleuts, Caribbean Islands, Central and South American tribal peoples ... ) and their descendants by adding their profiles to this Project.

Profiles must be set to "public."

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