Wis-Ki-Ge-Amatyuk Family



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George Lee Shincis, daughter Denise, and wife Matilda Denise Shincis-Lettig

Amy Lettig

Mike Lettig Jr.
George Lee Shincis, his daughter Denise Shincis, and his wife, Matilda Shincis. (Burnett clan) Denise Shincis-Lettig, daughter of George & Matilda Shincis (Absentee Shawnee & Potawatomi/Yakima) Amy Lettig, daughter of Denise Shincis-Lettig and Mike Lettig. Amy is Potawatomi, Absentee Shawnee, & Yakima. (Burnett Clan). She is a great-great-great-granddaughter of Chief Abraham Burnett Mike Lettig Jr., son to Mike Lettig Sr. and Denise Lettig-Shincis and brother to Amy Lettig.Yakima/Potawatomi/
Absentee Shawnee
Auntie Flo Foster-Burnett and her sons, David and Joe Siblings David, Joleen and Joe David Vargas, son of Florence Foster
Aunt Flo Foster-Burnett and her two sons David and Joe Vargas-Burnett.
Left to right: Children
of Florence Foster:
David, Joleen
Joe Vargas
David Vargas, son of Florence Foster, and grandson of Rhodie Rose Burnett. Joe Vargas-Burnett with his wife, Ruth Ann Vargas-Burnett and their daughters Christina Ann (in the blue) and Candice Rose (in yellow).

Irma and Bob Casteneda-Burnett Irma and Bob Castendeda-Burnett (ends) with Steven Vargas-Burnett and his mother Jolene Vargas-Burnett
Auntie Irma and Uncle Bob Casteneda-Burnett. Bob is the oldest living son of Rhodie Rose Burnett who now lives on the Cuardelane Indian Reservation with his wife’s tribe. Auntie Irma, Steven Vargas-Burnett (son of Jolene Vargas-Burnett), Jolene Vargas-Burnett, Uncle Bob.
Three generations, Castaneda family
Three generations:
Don Castaneda, son of Rhodie Rose Burnett. On the right is Don’s daughter, Isabel. Isabel’s daughter, Arianna [center], is wrapped on a traditional cradle board.

Gary Sulser, Rosewita, and their daughter Kayla
Gary Wis-Ki-Ge-Amatyuk Jr., Rosewita, and their daughter, Kayla.

Gary does warrior dance
Gary Wis-Ki-Ge-Amatyuk Jr. does a warrior dance, known as a tail feather dance. The dance is performed in honor of warrior societies.
Gary Sulser Wiskegeamatyuk Jr.
Gary Wis-Ki-Ge-Amatyuk Jr.
, son of Gary Wis-Ki-Ge-Amatyuk Sr.

Kayla Brit- Ka-O-Ko-Mo-Quah-Wiskegeamatyuk


Lettig wedding party

Above, Left to right: Amy Lettig, Samantha Sanchey, Mike Lettig Jr., Denise Shincis-Lettig, Mike Lettig Sr. The toddler is Jalyn Lettig, daughter of Mike Lettig Jr.
Shincis-Sanchel family

Kayla Briët- Wahb-no-sah/Wis-Ki-Ge-Amatyuk family. She is the daughter of Gary Wis-Ki-Ge-Amatyuk Jr.

Shincis-Sanchey family (Burnett Family)
Above, back row, left to right:
John (w/ the cowboy hat), Earl, George, Roger, Carroll. Middle row: Denise, Kaye, Sandie, Cecil, (w/ white shirt). Front row: Willie, Matilda (“Aunt Tillie,” in black sweater), Angelie (center front), and Mari (right).


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Page compiled by Carol Yoho
Photos © 2006
Wis-Ki-Ge-Amatyuk Clan

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