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In Memoriam

The spirits of our ancestors are with us always, inspiring and encouraging us as a Tribe. We pay tribute to them every day in our hearts and thoughts. Here, you can learn the important contributions that several ancestors made to us and the world at large.

Medicine Woman Gladys Tantaquidgeon

Pipe Carrier Ernest Gilman

Chief Ralph Sturges

“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
“Never forget it”
– Emma Baker
Blue
Represents the sky and spirit
“We want people to feel that the Mohegans are about the future…”
– Melissa Tantaquidgeon Zobel
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