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Edith Nocktonic Mattwaoshe Wahweotten

Female 1907 - 1988  (81 years)

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  • Name Edith Nocktonic Mattwaoshe Wahweotten 
    Born 7 Jun 1907  Mayetta, Jackson County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 23 Jun 1988  Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 26 Jun 1988  Danceground Cemetery, Mayetta, Jackson County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I6862  Rossville
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2018 

    Father Joe Nocktonic 
    Mother Nancy Dellinger Nocktonic 
    Family ID F6319  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Joe Mattwaoshe,   d. 1960 
     1. Edward Joseph Mattwaoshe,   d. 1931
     2. Melvina Mattwaoshe Guerrero
     3. Ophelia Mattwaoshe Nicholson
     4. Rosetta Mattwaoshe Anderson
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2018 13:23:44 
    Family ID F6320  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Ray Wahweotten 
    Married 19 Aug 1976 
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2018 13:24:09 
    Family ID F6321  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Jun 1907 - Mayetta, Jackson County, Kansas Link to Google Earth
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    Obituary- Wahweotten, Edith
    Obituary- Wahweotten, Edith
    Edith M. Wahweotten
    MAYETTA - Mrs. Edith Mattwaoshe Wahweotten, 81, Mayetta, died Thursday, June 23, 1988, at the scene of a two-vehicle collision at N.W. 46th and US 75.

    She was born June 7, 1907, at Mayetta, the daughter of Joe and Nancy Dellinger Nocktonic. She lived in Topeka several years and in Mayetta the past 12 years.

    Mrs. Wahweotten was a member of Citizen Bank-Potawatomi Tribe and Indian Tribal Drum Religion.

    Her first husband, Joe Mattwaoshe, died in 1960. She was married to Ray Wahweotten Aug. 19, 1976. He survives. A son, Edward Joseph Mattwaoshe, died in 1931.

    Other survivors include three daughters, Melvina Guerrero and Ophelia Nicholson, both of Topeka, and Rosetta Anderson, St. Marys; a brother, George Nocktonic, Topeka; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

    Indian Tribal Drum services will be Saturday evening at the Dance Ground west of Mayetta. Burial will be Sunday afternoon in Dance Ground Cemetery. Mercer Funeral Home of Holton is in charge of arrangements.