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I Am Native American (sioux)

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    Hau

    I am hanhepi wi wakiyela (moondove). That is the name given to me by my Grandfather, a Holy Man/Wisdom Keeper. I am what a lot of you know as a "breed". I am one-half Lakota and one-half Irish. For many years I felt that I did not really belong anywhere. But with my Grandfather's...
    Shamansdaughter Shamansdaughter 46-50, F 2 Responses Mar 22, 2012

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    Want to Learn More

    My grandfather was full and my father was half so i guess that makes me 1/4. I didn't get to learn much about my heritage b/c my father and grandfather both died in my early teens. I'd love to learn more about my heritage, i wish i was full but that can't be changed but i can...
    acrow100 acrow100 18-21, F Sep 24, 2009

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    I Think Im Lost...

    Well I found this site in another random attempt to find my father. But he is full-blood Sioux and so far I have only seen posts from people who are half breeds like myself. Im not sure what else there is to say.....Im white and native american but Im not white or native american...
    Mandy92580 Mandy92580 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 5, 2012

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    Amichelseaoramichris Amichelseaoramichris 18-21, T May 23

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    Lakota Prayer

    I love these words, I read them often. I find them grounding and uplifting ... I hope you do too  Wakan Tanka, Great Mystery, teach me how to trust my heart, my mind, my intuition, my inner knowing, the senses of my body, the blessings of my spirit. Teach me to...
    SolitaireDiamond SolitaireDiamond 51-55, F 1 Response Jul 21, 2013

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    Three Quarters Sioux

    Sad, but I don't know any about the culture. I know I just am. Wish I new more to connect with others. Please be kind and teach instead of looking away.
    NoClueNow NoClueNow 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 17, 2012

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    I was not raised with this culture.

    I actually grew up thinking I was part Cherokee instead. I used to think, "Ok. Who am I to argue with that?" I learned later that the people who raised me were not my parents and while I have not met my biological parents (I wouldn't know where to start), I have heard that the...
    AKLady15 AKLady15 26-30, F Dec 9, 2014

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    Long Walk 2

    Greetings. Anyone who wants to read or post news that the mainstream media does not cover is welcome to do so on the EP group... "I dig The Underground news". Here is todays news. www.earthcycles.net/ peaceout
    PeaceOnEarth PeaceOnEarth 46-50, F Feb 17, 2008

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    I'm Santee my great great grandmother was full

    blood. I got my Indian name Krazy Wolf because I had pet wolf dogs in my past.
    BCRichWarBeast BCRichWarBeast 51-55, M Jun 18

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    Found Out Not Too Long Ago

    That I am 1/4 Sioux but I don't know if I will ever be able to officially claim it since my mother was adopted. My mother had passed away in 2005, and I had to eventually go through the heartbreaking task afterward of going through her things. I found lots of court papers and...
    staticz staticz 36-40, F 1 Response Jun 26, 2010

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    About Half

    I'm about half sioux.... wish I was more but this is some thing i have no way to change...
    longgun longgun 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 2, 2008

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    I am Blackfeet Lakota Sioux (Unregistered)

    and Seminole (Unregistered) Native American Indian Woman. My name is TȞATÉ MAKȞÁMANIYAŊ WÓIHAŊBLE SÚŊ (Wind Walking Dream Weaver) windwalkingdreamweaver.weebly.com/
    WindWalkingDreamWeaver WindWalkingDreamWeaver 41-45, F 2 Responses Dec 3, 2014

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    I want to feel cherished,

    embraced and respected, now and forever <3
    SolitaireDiamond SolitaireDiamond 51-55, F 3 Responses May 5, 2014

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    I am 1/4 Native American (Sioux)

    but I'm 3/4 Mexican American
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 18

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    About 1/16 I Think

    My great great grandmother was full blooded Sioux.   I have only ever saw one picture, and it was a very old oil painting my great grandfather had of his mother.  She was a beautiful woman and I wish I looked like her.  The only thing I got from her was high...
    sajajo sajajo 36-40, F 3 Responses Sep 13, 2008

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    How Am British and Part Sioux

    My great-great grandfather was a Sioux chief but came over from America to Liverpool. He was suppose to go back to his tribe but he met my great-great grandmother and he stayed. They got married in a Catholic ceremony and had a daughter, my great-grandmother, who according to my...
    RosesAreBlue RosesAreBlue 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 1, 2009

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    Past Life Sioux Shaman

    I had a psychic reading recently, and was told that I had a strong connection to on of my Spirit Guides, who is a Native American ( Lakota). His name is Bear, or Mahto. I actually talk to him and my other guides, but when I got my reading, I was told I was a Shaman in the 1800s...
    whisperingangels whisperingangels 51-55, F 7 Responses Apr 19, 2011

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    I am not Sioux but I no how to reach the triple

    office. I have all the numbers to each Indian tribe n the chiefs. if u ask if I'm native yes! I'm five tribes Cherokee Navaho chip black feet black crow
    jojom543 jojom543 36-40, F Nov 10, 2014

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    Adopted

    Hello! I am 27 years old & was adopted when I was 3 weeks old. I grew up with wonderful adoptive parents, whom I conside my "real" parents & always will. In fact, my adoptive father is a quarter Cherokee. I never knew anything about my heritage until last year. I did a lot of...
    TheLostLady TheLostLady 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 1, 2011

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    I Want To Understand My Heritage

    On my mother's side of the family I have a lot of French blood and maybe some Irish, but I would say that is it. It's my father's side of the family that holds a lot more diverse blood. Including Sioux indian. My father's mother has mostly Scotish blood and she married my father...
    Healy10 Healy10 16-17, F Dec 8, 2012

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    These Virtues Sing To Me ...

    I recently came across this very beautiful graphic.I am doing my best to learn to live by all of them, as my grandfather would have wished for me <3
    SolitaireDiamond SolitaireDiamond 51-55, F 1 Response Nov 23, 2013

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    This Is Funny

    it is funny cuz i got away with it, it was someones birthday and i went to school with face paint on, and my teacher got mad at me so she sent me down to the office, so i went and everything, and they told me i was getting a saturday school, so i decided to mess with them, i told...
    redbuck7393 redbuck7393 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 6, 2010

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