Geronimo

Events

Geronimo Born

June 26, 1829

Geronimo gets married to Alope at 17

1847

Geronimo's wife, 3 children, and mother are killed

1851

Geronimo led Apaches into Mexico for revenge

1852

Geronimo led Apache indians in raids on white settlers

1857 - 1886

Apaches are moved to reservation

1872

Geronimo capture and jailed in San Carlos

1876

Geronimo escapes from San Carlos

1878

Geronimo surrender to General Miles at Skeleton Canyon and sent to Florida

1886

Geronimo and other Apaches are moved to Fort Sill, Oklahoma

1894

Geronimo became an attraction at Tran-Mississippi and International Exhibition in Omaha, Nebraska

1898

Geronimo's autobiography is published

1906

Geronimo Dies

February 17, 1909