Black Beaver

Black Beaver
The famous Delaware Indian Scout
1806-1880
Lived 1/2 mile NW of Anadarko, His gravesite was located near his home site before being moved to Ft. Sill, Comanche County, Ok
Fort Sill, OK. Old Post Cemetery, Chiefs Knoll
No GPS Location Mapped
Exploring Oklahoma History
Exploring Oklahoma History
Exploring Oklahoma History
Exploring Oklahoma History
National Register of Historic Places:

Black Beaver's Grave ** (added 1999 - Object - #73002256)
N of Anadarko, Anadarko
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Black Beaver
Area of Significance: Native American, Military, Exploration/Settlement
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1850-1874, 1875-1899
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Graves/Burials
Current Function: Funerary
Current Sub-function: Graves/Burials



Chiefs Knoll *** (added 1978 - Site - #78002229)
Also known as Post Cemetery
Macomb and Burrill Rds., Fort Sill
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Native American, Military
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1875-1899
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Defense, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery
Current Function: Defense, Funerary
Current Sub-function: Cemetery

Links:

http://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/tribes/delaware/delawarechiefs.htm http://www.archives.gov/research/native-americans/pictures/select-list-092.html http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=1210