Chief Naiche (ca. 1857-1919) was the final hereditary chief of the Chiricahua band of Apache Indians. Naiche's name, which in English means "meddlesome one" or "mischief maker", is alternately spelled Nache, Nachi, or Natchez. He was the youngest son of Cochise. Naiche died on March 16, 1919 in Mescalero, New Mexico.
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Apache Indian Blessing. This is for my Apache bloodlines, probably my favorite part of my lineage. I love my ancestors! !
Wife of Geronimo & Two Children, 1880s, Native American Apache Indian. All three, plus Geronimo's Mother-in-law where murdered by the enemy. Geronimo pledged to revenge their deaths, after he placed all their belongings and bodies in their TeePee and set it on fire. His grief ran very deep.
Naiche & his wife Ha-o-zinne. - In 1880, Naiche traveled to Mexico with Geronimo's band, to avoid forced relocation to the San Carlos Apache Indian Reservation in Arizona. They surrendered in 1883 but escaped the reservation in 1885, back into Mexico. They were captured in 1886, and Naiche and others were imprisoned in Fort Marion in St. Augustine, Florida.
Apache chiricahua, apache jicarilla, Western Apache, apache mescalero (Jonathan Smith)
Geronimo and fellow Apache Indian prisoners on their way to Florida by train by State Library and Archives of Florida, via Flickr
Apache Indian Girl You are viewing an original photograph of an Apache Indian Girl. The photo is by Curtis, and was taken in 1903. Curtis captioned the image, "Apache Youth" More Apache Indian Pictures
Apache Indian man - Andersen Roy (is ge-repind - geen link)