Grace Manaige

By David Schleper

Granddaughter of Oliver Faribault and Wakanyankewin

Grace ManaigeGrace Manaige, daughter of Charles A. Manaige and Pelagie Eliza Faribault Manaige, and granddaughter of Oliver Faribault and Wakanyankewin, was planning to marry. But she went to South Dakota to be with her sister, Isabelle, during the birth of a child.

It was a difficult delivery, as the baby came breech and couldn’t be turned. In order to save Isabelle, the doctor cut off an extremity of the baby, and the baby died.

When Grace returned home, she broke off the engagement with the man she was to marry. She said she would not go through that for a man!

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