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Sisseton

[sis-i-tuh n, -tn]
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noun, plural Sis·se·tons, (especially collectively) Sis·se·ton.
  1. a member of a North American Indian people belonging to the Santee branch of the Dakota.
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Historical Examples

  • The Indian escaped and fled to the Sisseton camp where he was received and protected.

    The Spirit Lake Massacre

    Thomas Teakle

  • I was to return to Sisseton with the Indians who had come over to our annual Conference.

    Mary and I

    Stephen Return Riggs

  • Our churches on the Sisseton reservation were only a little more than 200 miles away.

    Mary and I

    Stephen Return Riggs

  • An application is considered for forming a new church on the Sisseton reserve.

    Mary and I

    Stephen Return Riggs

  • On this bar an old Sisseton was fishing as the white men's boat floated into sight.