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Tommy John Ochiho

Also Known As: "John", "Tom"
Birthplace: Fort Bidwell, Modoc County, California, United States
Death: October 15, 1968 (77-85)
Reno, Washoe County, Nevada, United States
Place of Burial: Reno, Washoe County, Nevada, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Chief Ochiho and Bahséo
Husband of Bernie Ochiho and Private
Father of Belmonte Ochiho; Indian Burt Ochiho; Independence Ochiho; Private; Elmira DeLeon and 5 others
Brother of Dick Ochiho and Willie Ochiho
Half brother of Charlie Ochiho; Kate Ochiho; Joe Ochiho; Kaly Ochiho and Mit Ochiho

Occupation: fruit packer
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About Tommy John Ochiho

  • survived by 12 grandchildren

Name Index: California GLO / BLM Land Patents

  1. OCHIHO ;Modoc ;CACAAA 060442
  2. OCHIHO BILLIE ;Modoc ;CACAAA 070721
  3. OCHIHO DICK ;Modoc ;CACAAA 069840
  4. OCHIHO DICK ;Modoc ;CAS 0015724
  5. OCHIHO JOHN ;Modoc ;CACAAA 070757
  6. OCHIHO TOMMIE ;Modoc ;CACAAA 070732
  7. OCHIHO TOMMIE ;Modoc ;CACAAA 070758
  8. OCHIHO TOMMIE ;Modoc ;CACAAA 070759
  9. OCHIHO TOMMIE JOHN ;Modoc ;CACAAA 070732 * note: this number is repeated above

The above are noted as an Ochiho sold land, perhaps all this, in the Mid 1900s... Perhaps it was one of Tommie's sons or Tommie himself.
Note that "Dick" and "Tommie" are very likely brothers, sons of Chief Ochiho.


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Tommy John Ochiho's Timeline

February 2, 1883
Fort Bidwell, Modoc County, California, United States

Tom Ochiho
2 Feb 1883
Oct 1968 Reno, Washoe, Nevada, USA

source: U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014
Record information.

but census sources state that he was born c. 1890. Perhaps there were two Tommy Ochiho, brothers... and one died young....

Age 85
probably Modoc County, California, United States

Chief Ochiho appears in the 1910 census In Modoc County. Bessie is his widow in the June 30, 1915 census

U.S., Indian Census Rolls, 1885-1940
California Special 1907-11 (june 30, 1910) Ft. Bidwell "Otocho"

January 28, 1917
Fort Bidwell, Modoc County, California, United States

It becomes interesting to see how notable Native americans and notable white settlers are related:

California or Nevada