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Jersey City in Hudson County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Delaware Indian Burials

 
 
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By Bill Coughlin, November 7, 2011
1. Delaware Indian Burials Marker
Inscription.
Delaware Stockbridge Munsee
Tribe of Indians Band of Mohican Indians
Delaware Nation

Delaware Indian Burials
Uncovered on Ellis and Liberty Islands
Re-interred May 1, 2003

 
Location. 40° 41.984′ N, 74° 2.324′ W. Marker is in Jersey City, New Jersey, in Hudson County. Touch for map. Marker is located on the north end of Ellis Island. Marker is in this post office area: Jersey City NJ 07304, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The American Immigrant Wall of Honor (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Gibson: The Other Ellis Island Story (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Gibson: Uncovering the Past (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Gibson: Ammunition to Immigration (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Gibson: Oyster Banks to Batteries (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named The American Immigrant Wall of Honor (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Gibson: Defending the Approaches (about 300 feet away); Fort Gibson: The New York Harbor System (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jersey City.
 
More about this marker.
Delaware Indian Burials Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 7, 2011
2. Delaware Indian Burials Marker
The Seals of the Delaware Tribe – Lenni Lenape and of the Mohican Nation Stockbridge-Munsee Band appear at the top of the marker.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesNative Americans
 
Marker on Ellis Island image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 7, 2011
3. Marker on Ellis Island
Delaware Indian Burials Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 7, 2011
4. Delaware Indian Burials Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 7, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 495 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 7, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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