Buffalo in Erie County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Here rest Red Jacket's compatriots, first buried in the old Mission Cemetery, South Buffalo, thence removed to this spot Oct. 1894.
In memory of D-Ne-Ho-Geh-Weh Ely S. Parker Sachem Six Nations Military Sec 1863-65 Gen. Grant's Staff Brig. Gen. U.S.A. U.S. Com. Indian Affairs 1869-71 Born of Seneca parents 1828 Died Aug. 30, 1895
Gui-En-Gwah-Toh The Young King
Sa-Go-Ye-Wat-Ha Red Jacket Died Jan. 20 1830 Aged 78 Years
Ca-On-Do-Wau-Na Captain Pollard
Jish-Ja-Ga Little Billy
In memory of Hut-Goh-So-Do-Neh Lewis Bennet known as "Deerfoot" the famous Seneca Indian Runner 1830-1896 Erected by members of the New York Athletic Club
Erected 1890 by New York Athletic Club & Buffalo Historical Society
Location. 42° 55.386′ N, 78° 51.956′ W. Marker is in Buffalo, New York, in Erie County. Marker can be reached from Main Street (New York State Route 5) near Delaware Avenue. Marker(s) are just inside the Main/Delaware entrance to Forest lawn Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Buffalo NY 14214, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Park Lane Condominium (approx. ¼ mile away); Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901) (approx. 0.4 miles away); This Monument Honors the Soldiers and Sailors (approx. 0.4 miles away); Commemoration for African American Soldiers of the American Civil War (approx. 0.4 miles away); In Honor of Those Men and Women (approx. 0.4 miles away); Frederick Law Olmsted (approx. 0.4 miles away); Forest Lawn Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); To Honor the Memory of Our Dead (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Buffalo.
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