Saturday, May 9, 2009

Native American Burial near Sandusky Bay

Recently, two Native American burial ceremonies were held in Danbury Township of Ottawa County, overlooking Sandusky Bay. On Friday, May 8,2009, a chief of the Piqua Shawnee Tribe held a ceremony for the burial of the remains of a Native American female.On Thursday,May 7, a chief from the Wyandotte nation held his own ceremony.

An article describing the Danbury Site is found online at the website of the Ohio Archaeological Council. A blessing of the Native American burial ground was held in May, 2008.

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