"Sa-go-ye-wat-ha"Seneca Chief Red Jacket (ca. 1758-1830) lived in a cabin on this site when this area was part of the Buffalo Creek Reservation. Known for his great oratory and keen mind, Red Jacket was an eloquent advocate for the preservation of the Seneca way of life and the retention of indigenous lands. Belonging to the Wolf Clan, his Indian name means "He Keeps Them Awake".
|Placed By||West Seneca Historical Society|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at 7:36pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17T E 684389 N 4744636|
|Decimal Degrees||42.83208333, -78.74396667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 42° 49.925', W 78° 44.638'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||42° 49' 55.50" N, 78° 44' 38.28" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 4300-4306 Seneca St, West Seneca NY 14224, US|
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