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Samuel Big Bear

 

Samuel Big Bear

Date of Birth: December 25, 1889, in Winnebago, Nebraska

Date of Death: December 21, 1959, in Winnebago, Nebraska (69 years old)

Source:

Information obtained from Samuel Big Bear's grand-niece. She got the

information from the tribal offices in Nebraska.   He had played at Carlisle

in 1911, and graduated in 1913.   His gravestone has a birth date of 1890.

 

Teams:

1922 Oorang Indians (NFL)

College:

Carlisle Indian