Chief Joc-O-Sot

Chief Joc-O-Sot (HMBQ4)

Location: Cleveland, OH 44115 Cuyahoga County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 29.849', W 81° 40.954'

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(The Walking Bear)


Distinguished Indian chief
Brave in war ... valiant in peace
Algonquin Nation ... Osaukee Tribe
Bear Clan

Born Saukeenuk, IA, 1810
Died Cleveland, 1844

After the Black Hawk War where Joc-O-Sot received the wound that finally caused his death, he was the ambassador of the Indians to the great white father, President Tyler. On his return journey he died in Cleveland.

This monument in everlasting bronze and granite takes the place of the original stone damaged by vandals in 1907.

It is erected by the Western Reserve Early Settlers Association with the cooperation of Chief Thunderwater and other Indian friends.

July 21, 1940.
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HM NumberHMBQ4
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Year Placed1940
Placed ByThe Western Reserve Early Settlers Association
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Date Added Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 6:32am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 443028 N 4594209
Decimal Degrees41.49748333, -81.68256667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 29.849', W 81° 40.954'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 29' 50.94" N, 81° 40' 57.24" W
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Area Code(s)216, 440
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1025-1147 Sumner Ave, Cleveland OH 44115, US
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