Famous Goshutes

The Goshute people were one band of many Shoshone Indians
living in the Great Basin Region. The term “Gosiute” means “Kusiutta,” which describes their original dusty, well-traveled look.

Famous Goshute chiefs and leaders.

Chief Antelope Jack

Wilson Bonnemont

Fish Springs Charlie

Alex Clover


Dick Egan

Tom Egan

Chief Greenjacket (1814-1874)was a chief of a local tribe of Goshute Indians that lived south of the current town of Vernon, Utah.

Egan Jack

Sleepy Jim

Wes Johnson

Joe Lucky

Tommy Muggins

Johnny Pete

Webb Pete

Johnny Syme

Trim Thicket

Annie’s Tommy

Chief Tonobuka

Joe Trim

Chief White Horse