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CHICONY

CHICONY (?–?). Chicony (She-co-ney) was the principal chief of the Comanche Indiansin 1836, when Alexander Le Grand was sent by the Texas government to make a treaty with the Comanches. Chicony refused to make the treaty and swore eternal enmity to the white man.

BIBLIOGRAPHY: 

Henderson K. Yoakum, History of Texas from Its First Settlement in 1685 to Its Annexation to the United States in 1846 (2 vols., New York: Redfield, 1855).

L. W. Kemp

Citation

The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

L. W. Kemp, "CHICONY," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/fch27), accessed July 30, 2014. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.