Chief Navajo stallion
Red Roan, spotted blanket
Foaled 1944 he was a descendant of the Marcus Crowley Appaloosas. Marcus bought a leopard mare named Esther from Bert Babcock Both of these men were early Appaloosa breeders. From Esther's descendants came Chief Navajo T-690. Although the connection to Esther was known by owners of Chief Navajo's offspring, his sire and dam are listed as unknown in the ApHC Stud Books.Chief Navajo was, more or less, the foundation of two lines of Appaloosas: the Absarokee and the Timberline (Ulrich) line.
Owned by Wyatt Haskell, Three Forks, Montana
Transferred from Tentative T-690