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us: Geronimo, 1829-1909


  • [Geronimo (1829-1909) was an Apache chief in New Mexico.]
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  • Variants

    • us: Goyakla, 1829-1909
    • us: Goyathlay, 1829-1909
    • us: Geronimo, Apache chief, 1829-1909
    • us: Goyahkla, 1829-1909
    • us: One Who Yawns, 1829-1909
    • us: Hieronymo, 1829-1909
  • Variants

    • us: Goyakla, 1829-1909
    • us: Goyathlay, 1829-1909
    • us: Geronimo, Apache chief, 1829-1909
    • us: Goyahkla, 1829-1909
    • us: One Who Yawns, 1829-1909
    • us: Hieronymo, 1829-1909
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        1829
    • Death Date

        19090217
    • Birth Place

        N.M.
    • Death Place

        Fort Sill, Okla.
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        apa
    • Associated Language

        eng
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  • Earlier Established Forms

      Geronimo, Apache chief, 1829-1909Geronimo,Apache chief,1829-1909
  • Sources

    • found: Rothaus, J.R. Geronimo, 1987: t.p. (Geronimo; Apache warrior, 1829-1909) p. 8 (named Goyakla at birth) p. 19 (called Geronimo by Mexicans and eventually became known by that name)
    • found: LC data base, 2-10-92 (hdg.: Geronimo, Apache chief, 1829-1909; usage: Geronimo)
    • found: Encyc. Brit., c1990 (Geronimo; Spanish form of the English Jerome; nickname given by the Mexicans to Goyathlay; b. June 1829; d. Feb. 17, 1908; Bedonkohe Apache leader of the Chiricahua Apache)
    • found: Encyc. Amer., c1990 (Geronimo; b. 1829?; d. Feb. 17, 1909; Goyathlay or Goyakla in Apache)
    • found: Wikipedia, via WWW, Mar. 14, 2012 (b. about June 16, 1829 near the Gila River, Bedonkoheland, now in New Mexico; d. Feb. 17, 1909 at Fort Sill, Oklahoma; fought against Mexico and the United States for their expansion into Apache tribal lands)
    • found: Cantley, Janet. Beyond Geronimo, c2012: p. 37 (Geronimo; Goyahkla; One Who Yawns)
    • found: Harper's weekly, Apr. 10, 1886: p. 228 (Geronimo; Hieronymo)
  • General Notes

    • [Geronimo (1829-1909) was an Apache chief in New Mexico.]
  • Change Notes

    • 1980-07-09: new
    • 2013-03-26: revised
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