Names & Burial Locations

The list below contains the names of all students for whom at least some evidence has been found that they died in custody of the school. See the Detailed Spreadsheet for more notes, citations, enrollment dates and other information about these students. 

To locate the graves of those students buried at Chemawa, see the Chemawa Cemetery Map. Two graves are documented in the Forest Grove Cemetery Map

Research is ongoing. Some of the students listed below may have died after leaving school custody, while other students who died at the school may not yet have been found. Students may also be known to their families by alternate names. Please contact archives@pacificu.edu with questions, corrections or other comments. 

Students who died in custody of the schools, 1880-1945

Spreadsheet with More Detail

Abraham, Ellen. (Spokane)
Died: 1887-01-02
Buried: Chemawa Cem., C-07
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis ("Consumption")

Abrahams, Winnie. (Umatilla)
Died: 1883-06-28
Buried: Remains probably returned home to Umatilla. See spreadsheet for details.
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis (Lung Hemorrhage)

Adams, Angie. (S'Klallam)
Died: 1888-12-30
Buried: Chemawa Cem., B-10
Reported Cause: Possibly Tuberculosis

Adams, Charlotte. (S'Klallam)
Died: 1887-03-31
Buried: Chemawa Cem., C-06
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis ("Consumption")

Adams, Sarah. (S'Klallam)
Died: 1885-01-30
Buried: Chemawa Cem., C-10 or elsewhere? See spreadsheet.
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis ("Consumption")

Albert, Silas. (Klamath)
Died: 1908-07-27
Buried: Remains returned home.
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

Amos, Nancy. (Nez Perce)
Died: 1886-05-31
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis ("Consumption")

Anderson, Ivan. (Aleut)
Died: 1918-10-18
Buried: Chemawa Cem., G-25
Reported Cause: Spanish Flu

Archambeau, Harry. (Sioux)
Died: 1931-09-29
Buried: Chemawa Cem., I-05
Reported Cause: Pneumonia

Arden, Stephen. (Siletz)
Died: 1895-02-20
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Unknown

Ashils (Asbill), Warren. (Unknown)
Died: 1925-06-21
Buried: Chemawa Cem., I-14
Reported Cause: Unknown

Ayalla, Bibia. (Concow? Round Valley)
Died: 1900-01-23
Buried: Chemawa Cem., A-06
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis, Meningitis

Bagnell, Andrew J. (Rogue River)
Died: 1900-02-12
Buried: Chemawa Cem., D-19
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis
Note: Was a former student at the time of death. He entered the school in 1890. 

Baldwin, Ada . (Snake River)
Died: 1898-09-03
Buried: Chemawa Cem., B-02
Reported Cause: Unknown

Baldwin, Edna. (Snake River)
Died: 1902-05-14 
Buried: Chemawa Cem., A-17
Reported Cause: Meningitis
Note: Her grave marker has an incorrect date of death (1904). 

Ballard, Thomas. (Bannock)
Died: 1924-04-10
Buried: Remains returned home.
Reported Cause: Unknown

Bardwell, Charles. (Duwamish)
Died: 1909-09-20
Buried: Chemawa Cem., D-16
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

Bardwell, Clarence. (Duwamish)
Died: 1910-10-14
Buried: Chemawa Cem., D-23
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

Bearchief, Joseph. (Blackfeet)
Died: 1918-10-23
Buried: Chemawa Cem., G-19
Reported Cause: Spanish Flu

Beckwith, William E. (Hoopa)
Died: 1891-12-10
Buried: Chemawa Cem., E-12
Reported Cause: Unknown
See spreadsheet for notes; he was an older student, apparently aged 40. 

Bellinger, Edward. (Umatilla)
Died: 1932-03-17
Buried: Chemawa Cem., I-26
Reported Cause: Appendicitis

Bennett, Lucy. (Chippewa)
Died: 1918-10-25
Buried: Chemawa Cem., G-16
Reported Cause: Spanish Flu

Berry, Hattie. (Skokomish)
Died: 1887-10-15
Buried: Chemawa Cem., B-11? See spreadsheet.
Reported Cause: Possibly Tuberculosis

Bettles, Andrew. (Aleut)
Died: 1909-09-08
Buried: Chemawa Cem., D-15
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

Bettles, Charles. (Aleut)
Died: 1908-03-01
Buried: Chemawa Cem., C-25
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

Billings, Raleigh (or Riley). (Rogue River)
Died: 1890-04-20
Buried: Chemawa Cem., D-11
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis ("Consumption")

Boone, Daniel. (Nez Perce)
Died: 1889-01-04
Buried: Chemawa Cem., C-04
Reported Cause: Aneurism of the pulmonary artery
Note: Death date of 1883 on his grave marker is inaccurate.

Borg, Maggie. (Aleut)
Died: 1929-08-04
Buried: Chemawa Cem., I-28
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

Bowie, Oscar. (Hoopa)
Died: 1907-06-22
Buried: Chemawa Cem., C-21
Reported Cause: Peritonitis

Brass, Mary. (Crow)
Died: 1925-05-14
Buried: Remains returned home.
Reported Cause: Unknown

Brown, Caesar. (Klamath)
Died: 1885-11-04
Buried: Remains returned home. Probably marked as "Cassie Brown," Masekesket Cemetery, Klamath County, OR.
Reported Cause: Typho-malarial fever or Tuberculosis?

Brown, David. (Unknown)
Died: 1914-11-04
Buried: Chemawa Cem., E-24
Reported Cause: Unknown

Brown, Elijah. (Recorded as "Mission")
Died: 1901-08-28
Buried: Chemawa Cem., A-15
Reported Cause: Nephritis ("Bright's Disease").
Elijah was a former Chemawa student; at the time of his death, he was a school employee. 

Brown, Johny. (Unknown)
Died: 1927-05-23
Buried: Chemawa Cem., H-05
Reported Cause: Unknown

Brown, Lula (or Lulu). (Klamath)
Died: 1891-06-11
Buried: Remains returned home.
Reported Cause: Unknown

Buchert, Mary. (Recorded as "Eskimo")
Died: 1918-11-02
Buried: Chemawa Cem., G-09
Reported Cause: Spanish Flu

Burd, Katherine. (Blackfeet?)
Died: 1941-04-13
Buried: Remains returned home to Browning, MT.
Reported Cause: Chorea

Burns, Rosie (or Rosa). (Coos Bay)
Died: 1906-06-19
Buried: Chemawa Cem., B-25
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

Burt, Elmer. (Cottonwood)
Died: 1907-03-24
Buried: Chemawa Cem., C-17
Reported Cause: Meningitis

Burt, Walter. (Cottonwood)
Died: 1907-04-02
Buried: Chemawa Cem., C-18
Reported Cause: Typhoid

Burwell, Walter. (Tlingit)
Died: 1887-09-02
Buried: Chemawa Cem., C-05
Reported Cause: Possibly Tuberculosis
Note: Walter Burwell was a cook at the school when he died. He was enrolled as a student from 1881-1886. 

Cameron, Henry. (Wylackie Round Valley)
Died: 1899-09-07
Buried: Chemawa Cem., A-07
Reported Cause: Meningitis

Cass, Grant. (Rogue River)
Died: 1893-02-06
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Unknown

Chapman, Lena. (Siletz)
Died: 1892-11-30
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Unknown

Charles, George. (Tlingit)
Died: 1915-06-05
Buried: Chemawa Cem., E-26 or F-14? See spreadsheet.
Reported Cause: Drowned

Charley, Mitchell. (Yakama)
Died: 1891-06-23
Buried: Chemawa Cem., D-07
Reported Cause: Heart Disease

Chesaw, Maggie. (San Poil)
Died: 1895-04-10
Buried: Chemawa Cem., F-10
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis ("Meningitis, Tuberculous")

Churchill, George. (Haida)
Died: 1920-07-01
Buried: Chemawa Cem., G-06
Reported Cause: Unknown

Cimino, Joseph. (Red Lake)
Died: 1923-08-31
Buried: Chemawa Cem., I-01
Reported Cause: Pneumonia
May not have been a student; see spreadsheet.

Craig, John. (Unknown)
Died 1914-04-18
Buried: Chemawa Cem., E-20
Reported Cause: Unknown
May not have been a student; see spreadsheet.

Dahlgren, Katie. (Tlingit)
Died: 1923-03-16
Buried: Chemawa Cem., H-22
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

Daily, Myra. (Lummi)
Died: 1919-06-09
Buried: Remains returned home.
Reported Cause: Appendicitis

Davis, Annie. (Siletz)
Died: 1920-05-14
Buried: Chemawa Cem., G-03
Reported Cause: Pneumonia

Davis, Calvin. (Gros Ventre)
Died: 1918-10-19
Buried: Chemawa Cem., G-22
Reported Cause: Spanish Flu

Davis, Ella. (Klamath)
Died: 1921-05-14
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Pneumonia

Davis, Ellen. (Wasco)
Died: 1889-03-10
Buried: Remains returned home to Warm Springs.
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis ("Consumption")

Davis, Thomas. (Chinook)
Died: 1910-03-08
Buried: Chemawa Cem., D-21
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

Davis, Victor. (Siletz)
Died: 1918-12-19
Buried: Chemawa Cem., G-08
Reported Cause: Spanish Flu

Day, Frisco. (Clatsop)
Died: 1910-06-01
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Drowned

De Lorme, Samuel. (Chippewa)
Died: 1925-08-18
Buried: Remains returned home.
Reported Cause: Unknown

Demmert, Winifred. (Tlingit)
Died: 1920s?
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Unknown

Dick, Bessie. (Klamath)
Died: 1927-01-21
Buried: Chemawa Cem., H-07
Reported Cause: Myocarditis

Dick, Christine. (Puyallup)
Died: 1909-04-01
Buried: Remains returned home.
Reported Cause: Unknown

Dick, Harriett (Hattie Zedlath). (Puyallup)
Died: 1908-05-17
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Unknown

Dick, Jennie. (Tlingit)
Died: 1916-12-28
Buried: Chemawa Cem., F-26; See note on spreadsheet.
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis, Measles

Dillstrom, Helen E. (Modoc)
Died: 1909-12-09
Buried: Chemawa Cem., D-20
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

Dirk, Paul. (Aleut)
Died: 1909
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Unknown
Note: two students named Paul Dirk died at Chemawa; the first in 1909, the second in 1914. 

Dirk, Paul. (Aleut)
Died: 1914-04-28
Buried: Chemawa Cem., E-21
Reported Cause: "Sick for some time"; "Died of several different complications"
Note: two students named Paul Dirk died at Chemawa; the first in 1909, the second in 1914. 

Dixon, John. (Klamath)
Died: 1902-07-15
Buried: Chemawa Cem., A-20
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

Dow, Amelia (or Minnie Bow). (Trinity Center)
Died: 1896-12-17
Buried: Probably Chemawa Cem., but unmarked.
Reported Cause: "Gangrene - mouth"
See spreadsheet for notes on name.

Dow, Della. (Hoopa)
Died: 1901-06-19
Buried: Chemawa Cem., A-13
Reported Cause: Typhoid

Dow, Lily. (Hoopa)
Died: 1903-07-20
Buried: Chemawa Cem., B-13
Reported Cause: Pneumonia

Dow, Walter. (Hoopa)
Died: 1900-03-16
Buried: Chemawa Cem., A-05
Reported Cause: Influenza

Dowace, Ethel. (Klamath)
Died: 1885-08-23
Buried: Remains returned home. "Ethel Dowese," Hill Cemetery Indian Burial Ground, Chiloquin, Oregon, Block 5 Row 9
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

Druck, William. (Athabascan)
Died: 1923-05-26
Buried: Chemawa Cem., H-20
Reported Cause: Pneumonia

Dupuis, James Merton. (Flathead)
Died: 1925-11-21
Buried: Remains returned home.
Reported Cause: Unknown

Durkee, Sadie. (Chinook)
Died: 1909-07-17
Buried: Chemawa Cem., D-14
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

Dyke, Dora. (Pitt River)
Died: 1900-04-07
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Unknown

Eaton, Wilford. (Tsimshian)
Died: 1921-06-14
Buried: Chemawa Cem., G-02
Reported Cause: Unknown

Ellwood, Ajax. (Hoopa)
Died: 1888-12-02
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Unknown

Emanoff, Alex. (Aleut)
Died: 1918-10-14
Buried: Chemawa Cem., G-27
Reported Cause: Spanish Flu (1st death CIS)? and/or Tuberculosis

Ero, Albert. (Chinook)
Died: 1903-04-27
Buried: Chemawa Cem., A-22
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

Escholt, Theresa. (Nome?)
Died: 1920s?
Buried: Unknown
Reported Cause: Unknown

Evans, Emily Mabel. (Unknown)
Died: 1900-05-14
Buried: Chemawa Cem., A-03
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

Favell, Louise. (San Poil)
Died: 1897-08-06
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Unknown

Feister, Charlie . (Klamath)
Died: 1907-04-22
Buried: Chemawa Cem., C-19
Reported Cause: Gunshot while running away

Field, Edward. (Tlingit)
Died: 1916-07-16
Buried: Chemawa Cem., F-18
Reported Cause: Unknown

Flanders, Grace. (Gros Ventre)
Died: 1922-03-27
Buried: Chemawa Cem., H-26
Reported Cause: Lethargic encephelitis

Flannery, Estelle. (Stickeen)
Died: 1890-10-07
Buried: Chemawa Cem., D-10
Reported Cause: Typhoid, Malaria

Flemming, James. (Aleut)
Died: 1906-09-01
Buried: Chemawa Cem., B-26
Reported Cause: Typhoid

Frai, Nora. (Paiute)
Died: 1888-07-15
Buried: Chemawa Cem., B-03
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

Francis, Martha. (Recorded as "Eskimo")
Died: 1924-01-05
Buried: Chemawa Cem., H-19
Reported Cause: Pneumonia

Franklin, Tillie. (Recorded as "Digger")
Died: 1922-02-04
Buried: Chemawa Cem., H-27
Reported Cause: Pulmonary Hemorrhage

Frapp, Susie. (Recorded as "Eskimo")
Died: 1920s?
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Unknown

Freddie, Nettie. (Paiute)
Died: 1892-01-22
Buried: Chemawa Cem., B-05
Reported Cause: Flu, Tuberculosis? See spreadsheet.

Gabriel, Edna. (Recorded as "Eskimo")
Died: 1933-04-27
Buried: Chemawa Cem., I-25
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis
Former student; she enrolled in 1922 and died at a state hospital, but was buried at Chemawa. 

Gardenier, Edythe Riggs. (Grand Ronde)
Died: 1936-08-03
Buried: Remains returned home.
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis
Unclear whether she was a student. See spreadsheet. 

Gay, Frank. (Siletz)
Died: 1910-09-03
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

George, James. (Spokane)
Died: 1886-06-05
Buried: Chemawa Cem., C-12
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis ("Consumption")

Godowa, Milton. (Paiute)
Died: 1909-12-08
Buried: Chemawa Cem., D-18
Reported Cause: Rheumatism

Grandchamp, Eugene. (Assiniboine)
Died: 1922-05-09
Buried: Remains returned home.
Reported Cause: Encephalitis

Granger, Lucy. (San Poil)
Died: 1894-05-10
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis ("Phthisis Pulmonaris")

Gravelle, Frank. (Stickeen)
Died: 1894-04-13
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Scrofulous Tuberculosis

Grey, Jessie. (Unknown)
Died: 1888-03-01
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Unknown
Note: May have been an employee or other non-student; this name has not been found on the school roster. 

Guest, Frank. (Alaskan)
Died: 1924-07-02
Buried: Remains returned home.
Reported Cause: Unknown

Guthrie, Minnie. (S'Klallam)
Died: 1890-11-22
Buried: Chemawa Cem., D-09
Reported Cause: Inflammation of Lungs

Haight, Delia. (Klamath)
Died: 1906-05-16
Buried: Chemawa Cem., B-23
Reported Cause: "Gumnia of Brain"

Hanif, Bennie. (Sioux)
Died: 1918-01-18
Buried: Chemawa Cem., G-29
Reported Cause: Meningitis

Harche, Gloria. (Unknown)
Died: 1941-03-12
Buried: Remains returned home.
Reported Cause: Encephalitis

Harriman, Mabel. (Snohomish)
Died: 1922-05-03
Buried: Remains returned home.
Reported Cause: Pneumonia

Harte, Susie. (Snohomish)
Died: 1888-04-30
Buried: Possibly Chemawa Cemetery; unmarked
Reported Cause: Possibly Tuberculosis

Hayes, Alice Quintha. (Chinook / Coos Bay?)
Died: 1903-06-15
Buried: Chemawa Cem., A-24
Reported Cause: Meningitis

Hayes, Willie. (Coos Bay)
Died: 1903-02-18
Buried: Gold Hill, OR?
Reported Cause: Killed by a train in Gold Hill, OR, while attempting to run away from school. See spreadsheet.

Henry, John. (Hoonah, Alaska)
Died: 1897-12-30
Buried: Probably Chemawa Cem., but unmarked.
Reported Cause: "Spinal trouble"; Abscess on back

Hickox, Graham. (Klamath)
Died: 1911-04-17
Buried: Chemawa Cem., D-24
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

Hicks, Charles. (Tlingit)
Died: 1903-03-24
Buried: Chemawa Cem., A-21
Reported Cause: Appendicitis &Tuberculosis

Hosler, Daniel. (Hoopa)
Died: 1892-01-13
Buried: Chemawa Cem., E-11
Reported Cause: Typhoid

Hostler, Gertrude. (Hoopa)
Died: 1918-10-20
Buried: Chemawa Cem., G-15
Reported Cause: Spanish Flu

Howard, Dulcie. (Klamath)
Died: 1919-03-28
Buried: Chemawa Cem., G-18
Reported Cause: Influenza

Howard, Frank S. (Chehalis)
Died: 1892-1899 (estimated)
Buried: Chemawa Cem., B-07
Reported Cause: Unknown.
Date of death unrecorded. The date range given here is an estimate is based on his enrollment date and the location of his grave in the Chemawa Cemetery. 

Hunter, Thomas. (Paiute)
Died: 1885-01-22
Buried: Forest Grove or home? Unconfirmed.
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis (Scrofula and ‘Phthisis Pulmonalis’)

Hurley, Viella. (Recorded as "Eskimo")
Died: 1927-11-09
Buried: Chemawa Cem., H-03
Reported Cause: Unknown

Hurtado, Ella. (Unknown)
Died: 1930-05-19
Buried: Remains returned home.
Reported Cause: Unknown

Hurtado, Keith. (Unknown)
Died: 1932-06-26
Buried: Remains returned home.
Reported Cause: Unknown

Jack, Lila. (Wasco)
Died: 1883-05-18
Buried: Remains probably returned home to Warm Springs.
Reported Cause: Unknown

Jackson, Arthur. (Stickeen)
Died: 1887-09-12
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Unknown

Jackson, John. (Nomo)
Died: 1925-03-29
Buried: Chemawa Cem., H-09
Reported Cause: Meningitis

Jackson, Sallie. (Tlingit)
Died: 1915-08-06
Buried: Remains returned home.
Reported Cause: Unknown

James, Eunice Madge. (Spokane)
Died: 1884-06-23
Buried: Forest Grove or home? Unconfirmed.
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis ("Consumption")

Jeff, Barry. (Yuki)
Died: 1907-05-01
Buried: Chemawa Cem., C-20
Reported Cause: Peritonitis

Jessen (or Jensen), Annie. (Tlingit/Chilcat)
Died: 1907-07-04
Buried: Chemawa Cem., C-23
Reported Cause: Drowned in Willamette River. 

Joe, Harry. (Lummi)
Died: 1910-03-26
Buried: Chemawa Cem., D-22
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

Joe, Jimmy. (Lummi)
Died: 1909-07-04
Buried: Chemawa Cem., D-13
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis?

Johnson, Helen. (Tlingit)
Died: 1920-12-02
Buried: Chemawa Cem., G-05
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

Johnson, Jesse. (Ketchikan)
Died: 1905?
Buried: Unknown
Reported Cause: Unknown
Note: More research needed; see spreadsheet.

Johnson, Lena. (Fort Yukon)
Died: 1920-01-22
Buried: Chemawa Cem., G-04
Reported Cause: Unknown

Johnson, William. (Klamath)
Died: 1891-11
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Unknown

Johnson, Winnie. (Coquille, Siletz)
Died: 1893-05-10
Buried: Probably Chemawa Cem.; unmarked
Reported Cause: Heart Failure

Jones, Viola M. (Tulalip)
Died: 1905-01-13
Buried: Chemawa Cem., B-16
Reported Cause: Measles

Jopps, Julia. (Spokane)
Died: 1886-02-05
Buried: Chemawa Cem., C-11
Reported Cause: Pneumonia or possibly Tuberculosis?
Note: this is the earliest confirmed burial in the Chemawa Cemetery.

Kamhout, Bertha. (Yakima)
Died: 1917-04-29
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis Meningitis

Kash Kash, Martha. (Cayuse)
Died: 1919-06-26
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

Kavanaugh, Effie P. (Lummi)
Died: 1902-09-10
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

Kennedy, Cora. (Tsimshian)
Died: 1921-11-07
Buried: Chemawa Cem., H-28
Reported Cause: Unknown

Ketchikoff, John. (Aleut)
Died: 1912-02-25
Buried: Chemawa Cem., E-18
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

King, Martha. (Unknown)
Died: 1944-03-03
Buried: Chemawa Cem., A-18
Reported Cause: Unknown
Not have been a student at the time of death? See spreadsheet.

Koepp, Charles. (Unknown)
Died: 1902-05-24
Buried: Chemawa Cem., A-18
Reported Cause: Unknown

Kuhn, Sara. (Yuki)
Died: 1899-11-23
Buried: Chemawa Cem., A-09
Reported Cause: Paralysis

La Plante, Frank. (San Juan Islands)
Died: 1892-01-28
Buried: Probably Chemawa Cem., but unmarked.
Reported Cause: Influenza

La Plante, Louisa. (San Juan Islands)
Died: 1892-02-13
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Acute Mania
May have died at home.

Lafferty, Alva (Clackamas)
Died: 1902-06-30
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

LaFlamboise, Berdie (or Birdie). (Chinook - Pillar Rock?)
Died: 1905-07-20
Buried: Chemawa Cem., B-20 or possibly reinterred at home? See spreadsheet.
Reported Cause: Tubercular Meningitis

Larsen, Lawrence. (Aleut)
Died: 1922-10-13
Buried: Chemawa Cem., H-24
Reported Cause: Encephalitis or Pneumonia

Lavadure, Dan. (Assiniboine Ojibwa)
Died: 1925-03-21
Buried: Chemawa Cem., H-13
Reported Cause: Tubercular Meningitis

Lawson, Sidney. (Tsimshian)
Died: 1915-05-28
Buried: Probably Chemawa Cem., but unmarked.
Reported Cause: Unknown
Note: Was a former student living in Lapwai at the time of his death. His remains were brought to Chemawa for burial. See spreadsheet.

Leschi, Michael. (Puyallup)
Died: 1897-01-06
Buried: Probably Chemawa Cem., but unmarked.
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis and/or Pulmonary Congestion

Lewis, Charles. (Port Blakley)
Died: 1890-01-21
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Inflammation of Brain

Lilijegren, Freda. (Aleut)
Died: 1920-04-21
Buried: Chemawa Cem., G-07
Reported Cause: Peritonitis

Lindsley, Amelia. (Nez Perce)
Died: 1887-06-22
Buried: Remains returned home. Probably buried near Lapwai; see spreadsheet
Reported Cause: Fall from window (most likely), or possibly Tuberculosis

Logan, George. (Yakima)
Died: 1902-04-06
Buried: Chemawa Cem., A-16
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

Lot, Martha. (Spokane)
Died: 1881-10-16
Buried: Forest View Cem., Lot 215, Grave 10 (unmarked)
Reported Cause: “Sore” that “went to her head”

Lowry (or Peo?), Charles. (Umatilla)
Died: 1886-07-05
Buried: Chemawa Cem., C-09
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis ("Consumption")

Lucy, Joseph Jim. (Wasco)
Died: 1887-02-12
Buried: Unknown. Possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Unknown

Lyle, Abelia. (Puyallup)
Died: 1885-01-15
Buried: Remains returned home, presumably to the Puyallup Reservation.
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis (Scrofula)

Mann, Rena Pauline. (Klamath)
Died: 1912-07-11
Buried: Salem
Reported Cause: Unknown

Marcell, Vincent. (Recorded as "Eskimo")
Died: 1923-01-04
Buried: Chemawa Cem., H-23
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis?

Marion, Lillian M. (Chippewa)
Died: 1926-10-23
Buried: Remains returned home.
Reported Cause: "Sick"

Marks, Alex. (Nez Perce)
Died: 1918-10-25
Buried: Chemawa Cem., G-14
Reported Cause: Spanish Flu

Matt, Ambrose. (Flathead)
Died: 1928-06-22
Buried: Remains returned home.
Reported Cause: Unknown

Maxwell, Rosa (or Rose). (Nez Perce)
Died: 1891-07-01
Buried: Chemawa Cem., D-05
Reported Cause: Unknown

McCluskey, Harry. (Tlingit)
Died: 1925-06-04
Buried: Chemawa Cem., H-11
Reported Cause: Pericarditis

McCluskey, William. (Recorded as "Eskimo")
Died: 1925-05-09
Buried: Chemawa Cem., H-12
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

McDougall, Angeline. (Okanagan)
Died: 1894-05-25
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis ("Consumption")

McDougall, Norbert. (Okanagan)
Died: 1895-03-21
Buried: Probably Chemawa Cem., but unmarked.
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis ("Phthisis Pulm.")

McFarland, Charles. (Tlingit? of Sitka)
Died: 1901-07-18
Buried: Chemawa Cem., A-14
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

McNeil, Pauline. (Aleut)
Died: 1927-04-14
Buried: Chemawa Cem., H-06
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

Meeker, Bertha. (Puyallup)
Died: 1904-06-24
Buried: Chemawa Cem., A-25
Reported Cause: Endocarditis & Acute Gastritis
Date of death on modern cemetery marker (1904-02-06) is apparently incorrect.

Meeker, Fred. (Puyallup)
Died: 1888-01-01
Buried: Unknown
Reported Cause: Unknown
He may have died after being sent home; more research is needed.

Meeker, Joseph. (Puyallup)
Died: 1888-05-01
Buried: Unknown.
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis ("Consumption")
He may have died after being sent home; more research is needed.

Merculief, Teranty. (Aleut)
Died: 1918-06-18
Buried: Chemawa Cem., G-28
Reported Cause: Pneumonia

Michael, Charlie. (Kootenai)
Died: 1911-01-01
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Unknown

Miles, John. (Aleut)
Died: 1907-10-28
Buried: Chemawa Cem., C-24
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

Mitchell, Arthur. (Tsimshian)
Died: 1901-04-29
Buried: Chemawa Cem., A-10
Reported Cause: Pneumonia

Mitchell, Elmer. (Tsimshian)
Died: 1903-02-24
Buried: Chemawa Cem., F-17
Reported Cause: Scarlet Fever

Mitchell, Leslie. (Unknown)
Died: 1896-01-06
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis ("Consumption")
May have not been a student; see spreadsheet.

Moore, Blanche. (Recorded as "Digger")
Died: 1918-10-23
Buried: Chemawa Cem., G-20
Reported Cause: Spanish Flu

Moore, Ephraim. (Rogue River)
Died: 1903-05-20
Buried: Chemawa Cem., A-23
Reported Cause: Meningitis

Mulcupsee, Ignace. (Coeur D'Alene)
Died: 1922-06-24
Buried: Remains returned home.
Reported Cause: Pericarditis

Murphy, Mary. (Cree)
Died: 1918-10-28
Buried: Chemawa Cem., G-17
Reported Cause: Spanish Flu

Nappo, Tillie. (Shoshone)
Died: 1905-02-24 or 02-26
Buried: Chemawa Cem., B-17
Reported Cause: Pneumonia

Nashoalook, Alex. (Recorded as "Eskimo")
Died: 1922-07-04
Buried: Chemawa Cem., H-25
Reported Cause: Surgery

Nekite (or Neketi), Henry. (Tlingit)
Died: 1914-09-11
Buried: Chemawa Cem., E-23
Reported Cause: Unknown

Nelson, Peter. (Tlingit)
Died: 1914-11-27
Buried: Chemawa Cem., E-25
Reported Cause: Unknown
Name is "Pelca" on grave marker.

Newton, Louisa (or Louise). (Tlingit)
Died: 1905-03-09
Buried: Chemawa Cem., B-18
Reported Cause: Unknown

Normandin, Amelia. (Flathead)
Died: 1924-12-12
Buried: Remains returned home.
Reported Cause: Unknown

Nye, Cecelia. (Yakama)
Died: 1918-10-25
Buried: Remains returned home.
Reported Cause: Spanish Flu

Nystrum, Fred. (Chilcat)
Died: 1926-12-20
Buried: Chemawa Cem., H-08
Reported Cause: Pulmonary Hemorrhage

Olafson, Adolph. (Tlingit)
Died: 1905-12-25
Buried: Chemawa Cem., B-22
Reported Cause: Unknown

Orson, Samuel. (Nez Perce)
Died: 1888-03-19
Buried: Unknown. Possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Unknown

Oscar, Jesse. (Tsimshian)
Died: 1903-12-25
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Pneumonia

Osuk, Mabel. (Recorded as "Eskimo")
Died: 1923-04-30
Buried: Chemawa Cem., H-21
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

Pais, Mary. (Blackfeet)
Died: 1928-01-13
Buried: Chemawa Cem., H-02
Reported Cause: Pneumonia

Parsons, Alice. (Nez Perce)
Died: 1919-04-11
Buried: Remains returned home.
Reported Cause: Peritonitis

Perkins (Unknown)
Died: 1891-03-01
Buried: Chemawa Cem., E-13
Reported Cause: Unknown
May not have been a student; see spreadsheet.

Peters, Fred. (Klickitat)
Died: 1895-05-18
Buried: Probably near his home in Woodland, WA
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis ("Adenitis, Tuberculous")
Note: Included in this list although he was technically not in school custody; he died the day after being sent home from the school hospital. See spreadsheet.

Petite, Harry. (Grand Ronde)
Died: 1927-01-22
Buried: Remains returned home.
Reported Cause: Croup, Myocarditis

Phillips, Ebenezer. (Wylackie)
Died: 1909-07-09
Buried: Chemawa Cem., D-12
Reported Cause: Unknown

Pippen, Lawrence. (San Juan Islands)
Died: 1890-03-09
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis ("Consumption")

Piute, Junior. (Paiute / Yakima Res.)
Died: 1890-03-02
Buried: Chemawa Cem., C-03
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis ("Consumption")

Polty, Abraham Teludah. (Recorded as "Eskimo")
Died: 1924-02-03
Buried: Chemawa Cem., H-18
Reported Cause: Peritonitis

Poniton (or Poynton), Christina. (San Poil)
Died: 1895-12-11
Buried: Unknown; Possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

Potter, Edith. (Yuki-Nomlaki)
Died: 1918-10-20
Buried: Chemawa Cem., G-21
Reported Cause: Spanish Flu

Poyne, Nellie. (Athabascan)
Died: 1913-01-08
Buried: Chemawa Cem., E-19
Reported Cause: Unknown

Preston, Belle
Died: 1887-05-31
Buried: Unknown; Possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis or "Congestion of lungs"; "Pneumonia Bronch."

Price, Ellen. (Nez Perce)
Died: 1888-04-07
Buried: Chemawa Cem., B-08
Reported Cause: Possibly Tuberculosis

Pugh, Maggie (Sound Agency)
Died: 1894-04-18
Buried: Unknown; Possibly Chemawa Cem. 
Reported Cause: Scrofulous Tuberculosis

Quimby, Adeline. (Hoopa)
Died: 1918-10-22
Buried: Chemawa Cem., G-23
Reported Cause: Spanish Flu

Rice, Frank. (Spokane)
Died: 1888-02-28
Buried: Chemawa Cem., B-09
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis (Scrofula)

Riggs, Lucinda. (Klamath)
Died: 1901-06-02
Buried: Chemawa Cem., A-12
Reported Cause: Peritonitis

Romer, Matilda. (Unknown)
Died: 1902-07-14
Buried: Chemawa Cem., A-19
Reported Cause: Meningitis

Ross, Lucy. (S'Klallam)
Died: 1891-06-22
Buried: Chemawa Cem., D-08
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis ("Consumption")

Rua, Kenneth. (Unknown)
Died: 1940-09-16
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Tonsilitis Septic
May not have been a student? See spreadsheet.

Rukivishkoff, Andrey. (Aleut)
Died: 1924-10-25
Buried: Chemawa Cem., H-15
Reported Cause: "Cardiac insufficiency"

Ryan, William 
Died: 1921-11-23
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Unknown

Safford, Levi. (Recorded as "Digger")
Died: 1897-03-09
Buried: Chemawa Cem., F-07
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis
Name on grave marker is "Lena."

Sanderson, Nellie. (Hoopa & Modoc)
Died: 1907-01-11
Buried: Chemawa Cem., C-15
Reported Cause: Typhoid

Sanderville, William. (Blackfeet-Piegan)
Died: 1918-10-18
Buried: Remains returned home to Browning, MT.
Reported Cause: Spanish Flu

Santiago, Sophia. (Nisqually)
Died: 1888-04-14
Buried: Chemawa Cem., B-06
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis ("Consumption")

Schulzhagen, Jennie. (Chinook Tlingit?)
Died: 1907-07-04
Buried: Chemawa Cem., C-22
Reported Cause: Drowned in Willamette River

Scott, Louis. (Shasta)
Died: 1907-02-14
Buried: Chemawa Cem., C-16
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis, Meningitis

Seidner, Adolf. (Eel River)
Died: 1916-10-25
Buried: Chemawa Cem., F-25
Reported Cause: Heart failure / Tubercular Pneumonia

Sewokia, Amy. (Wasco)
Died: 1884-06-06
Buried: Remains returned home
Reported Cause: Unknown

Seymour, Lawrence (Unknown)
Died: circa 1890
Buried: Chemawa Cem., C-02
Reported Cause: Unknown
Date of death is an estimate. May not have been a student; see spreadsheet.

Shaughnessy, Fred. (Recorded as "Eskimo")
Died: 1924-12-23
Buried: Chemawa Cem., H-16
Reported Cause: Pneumonia

Shelton, Liberty. (Hoopa)
Died: 1926-08-17
Buried: Chemawa Cem., I-07
Reported Cause: Fall from window while sleepwalking

Shurtleff, Rosa. (Wintone)
Died: 1895-05-08
Buried: Chemawa Cem., F-11
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

Sidwaller (Sidwalter?), Romulus. (Wasco)
Died: 1885-05-25
Buried: Unknown
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis ("Consumption"); or “Inflammation of brain.”

Simmons, Edgar Arthur. (Unknown)
Died: 1938-09-20
Buried: Remains returned home.
Reported Cause: Unknown

Simonson (or Simmons), Jessie. (Wylackie)
Died: 1899-04-25
Buried: Chemawa Cem., A-08
Reported Cause: Spinal meningitis

Sisk, David. (Wintone)
Died: 1895-11-05
Buried: Chemawa Cem., F-13
Reported Cause: Typhoid, Pneumonia

Skitus, William. (Wasco)
Died: 1883-03-01
Buried: Remains probably returned home to Warm Springs; see spreadsheet.
Reported Cause: Unknown

Smith, Sara. (Umpqua)
Died: 1906-11-24
Buried: Chemawa Cem., C-14
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

Smithers, Englebert. (Tsimshian)
Died: 1904-09-20
Buried: Remains returned home to Friday Harbor, WA.
Reported Cause: Tubercular Meningitis

Smokalem, Mary. (Puyallup)
Died: 1905-08-08
Buried: Chemawa Cem., B-21
Reported Cause: Glandular Tuberculosis

Snyder, Florence. (Recorded as "Eskimo")
Died: 1924-02-21
Buried: Chemawa Cem., H-17
Reported Cause: Unknown

Sooksoit, Phillip. (Warm Springs)
Died: 1907-09-12
Buried: Remains returned home.
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

Spencer, Isaac. (Nez Perce)
Died: 1918-10-18
Buried: Remains returned home.
Reported Cause: Spanish Flu

Squartsoff, Lycondra. (Aleut)
Died: 1918-01-06
Buried: Chemawa Cem., F-27
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

St Clair, Beatrice. (Win River)
Died: 1934-10-10
Buried: Remains returned home.
Reported Cause: Unknown

Star, Philip. ("Snake Paiute," Klamath Res.)
Died: 1886-12-28
Buried: Chemawa Cem., C-03
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis ("Consumption")

Stokes, William. (Hoopa)
Died: 1892-12-20
Buried: Chemawa Cem., E-10
Reported Cause: Unknown

Strom, Ole. (Quinault)
Died: 1926-10-30
Buried: Remains returned home.
Reported Cause: Football accident

Sutherland, Cora. (Coos Bay)
Died: 1892-01-02
Buried: Chemawa Cem., D-02
Reported Cause: Unknown

Sylvester, Frank. (Muckleshoot?)
Died: 1905-05-19
Buried: Remains returned home.
Reported Cause: Unknown

Temple, Eddie. (Hoopa)
Died: 1899-01-12
Buried: Chemawa Cem., F-01
Reported Cause: Influenza ("La grippe")

Thomas, Howard. ("Browning," i.e. Blackfeet?)
Died: 1937-11-29
Buried: Remains returned home.
Reported Cause: Unknown
May not have been a student; see spreadsheet.

Thomas, Margaret. (Clatsop/Coquille)
Died: 1888-05-15
Buried: Chemawa Cem., B-04
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis ("Consumption")

Thompson, Charles. (Nez Perce)
Died: 1885-03-13
Buried: Unknown
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis (Scrofula)

Thompson, George. (Siletz)
Died: 1933-01-28
Buried: Remains returned home.
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis.
Note: A former student at the time of death. He had graduated from Chemawa the previous year, but died in the Chemawa school hospital.

Toffard, Robert. ("Of Portland")
Died: 1918-10-27
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Spanish Flu?
Unclear if he was a student. 

Towersap, Joseph. (Bannock)
Died: 1906-06-01
Buried: Chemawa Cem., B-24
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis; Hemoptysis

Turner, Agnes. (Modoc)
Died: 1906-04-19
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

Underhill, Willliam. (Unknown)
Died: 1918-10-18
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Spanish flu

Underville, George. (Unknown)
Died: 1892-01-02
Buried: Chemawa Cem., D-03
Reported Cause: Hemorrhage

Uttecht, Albert. (Aleut)
Died: 1925-06-05
Buried: Chemawa Cem., H-10
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis, Meningitis

Van Pelt, Seth. (Chetco)
Died: 1905-06-15
Buried: Chemawa Cem., B-19
Reported Cause: Pneumonia

Varner, Lizzie. (Oyster Bay)
Died: 1886-03-31
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Possibly Tuberculosis

Victor, Hugh. (Umatilla)
Died: 1883-03-08
Buried: Forest View Cem., Lot 215, Grave 4. Unmarked.
Reported Cause: "Sick for a long time"

Vielle, Jack. (Piegan-Blackfeet)
Died: 1918-10-16
Buried: Chemawa Cem., G-26
Reported Cause: Spanish Flu

Walters, Frank. (Shoshone)
Died: 1905-01-24
Buried: Chemawa Cem., A-01
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis or Measles? See spreadsheet
The modern grave marker apparently has an incorrect date of death (1905-10-24).

Walton, Charley. (Chinook)
Died: 1909-03-21
Buried: Chemawa Cem., C-13
Reported Cause: Drowned while running away from school

Wasson, Freddie. (Coos Bay)
Died: 1895-05-14
Buried: Chemawa Cem., F-12
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis and/or Whooping Cough

Watson, Ida. (Alsea Bay)
Died: 1891-12-14
Buried: Chemawa Cem., D-04
Reported Cause: Unknown

Waydelick, Francis. (Juneau)
Died: 1901-05-24
Buried: Chemawa Cem., A-11
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

Weeks, Rosa. (Klamath)
Died: 1885-08-05
Buried: Remains returned home to the Klamath Reservation.
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis ("Consumption")

Wellington, Charles. (Tlingit)
Died: 1924-01-18
Buried: Remains returned home.
Reported Cause: Measles

Wells, Charlie. (Recorded as "Eskimo")
Died: 1925-03-12
Buried: Chemawa Cem., H-14
Reported Cause: Pneumonia

Wheeler, Abe. (Kalapuya)
Died: 1909-04-27
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Unknown

Whitely, Nettie. (Unknown; possibly Warm Springs?)
Died: 1893-01-10
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Bronchitis

Wiggins, Henry. (San Juan Islands)
Died: 1901-04-29
Buried: Chemawa Cem., A-02
Reported Cause: Smallpox, or faulty smallpox vaccination; see spreadsheet.

Wiggins, Margaret (Maggie). (Sousa Island)
Died: 1897-01-07
Buried: Chemawa Cem., F-05
Reported Cause: Unknown

Wilcox, George. (Unknown)
Died: 1900-04-18
Buried: Chemawa Cem., A-04
Reported Cause: Cardiac Failure or Tuberculosis ("Consumption")

Wilson, Ella. (Nez Perce)
Died: 1887-07-08
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis ("Consumption")

Wilson (or Nelson?), Lucinda. (Shasta)
Died: 1904-05-19
Buried: Chemawa Cem., B-14
Reported Cause: Rheumatic or Intermittent fever
See spreadsheet for notes on name.

Wilson, Mary. (Nez Perce)
Died: 1887-06-05
Buried: Unknown; possibly Chemawa Cem.
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis ("Consumption")

Wilson, Raymond. (Suquamish)
Died: 1918-10-27
Buried: Chemawa Cem., G-13
Reported Cause: Spanish Flu

Winum, Emma. (Umatilla)
Died: 1883-12-20
Buried: She died en route to her home in Umatilla and was probably buried there; see spreadsheet.
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis

Woods, Augustine. (Skamockawa, i.e. Chinook?)
Died: 1892-01-15
Buried: Chemawa Cem., E-03
Reported Cause: Pneumonia

Woods, Ellen. (Walla Walla)
Died: 1909-11-16
Buried: Chemawa Cem., D-17
Reported Cause: Burns during an accident

Woods, Moses. (Skamockawa, i.e. Chinook?)
Died: 1892-02-02
Buried: Chemawa Cem., E-02
Reported Cause: Gangrene resulting from bed sores

Young, Lyle. (Siletz)
Died: 1934-09-13
Buried: Chemawa Cem., I-24
Reported Cause: Meningitis

Zambesi, Vera. (Shoshone)
Died: 1927-08-09
Buried: Chemawa Cem., H-04
Reported Cause: Tuberculosis
Named spelled "Jombose" on grave marker.