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Ashbow Burial Ground

Many eighteenth century Christianized Mohegans were buried at Ashbow Burial Ground. Among them, is famed culture-keeper Martha Uncas. A house was built atop this burial ground in the mid-twentieth century and removed by the Tribe when it restored the burial ground in 2000.

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“This heart is not mine, but yours.”
– Sachem Uncas
2003
Became first Native American tribe in the US to own a professional sports team
“We are no longer the little old tribe that lives upon the hill. We are now the nation that lives upon the hill.”
– Ralph Sturges
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