From the Mazomanie Historical Society

From the Mazomanie Historical Society

Mazomani's own handwriting.

Mazomani – His Recorded Words


By Frank Wolf


The village of Mazomanie was named after the Wahpeton Dakota Sioux Indian leader named Mazomani. His name in the Siouan language means Walking Iron or Iron Walker. The village was named Mazomanie when it was platted on July 5, 1855. 



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