DNA confirms South Dakota man is great-grandson of Sitting Bull

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    Hunkpapa Lakota medicine man and holy man

Groundbreaking research proves a South Dakota man is the closest living descendant of legendary Native American leader, Sitting Bull. 73-year-old Ernie LaPointe is Sitting Bull's great-grandson. The family connection was confirmed using a new method that analyzes DNA fragments.

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