Shabbona died and is buried in Morris, Grundy, Illinois, along with his wife and many other family members. Every time I have visited, his grave is filled with antlers, rocks, native flowers, and American flags.
|"Born 1775, this gentle man of peace|
& staunch friend of white settlers
died July 17, 1859 near Morris, Grundy Co., IL."
|stone marking family graves|
|Shabbona display at Grundy County Historical Museum|
Photographed at Evergreen Cemetery, Morris, Grundy, Illinois
© 2013 Sally Knudsen