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Forgotten for decades, students discover and mark the graves of some of Ohio’s first black settlers

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Forgotten for decades, students discover and mark the graves of some of Ohio’s first black settlers

Forgotten for decades, students discover and mark the graves of some of Ohio’s first black settlers

A group of 8th graders studying North Olmsted's history made a shocking discovery: an unmarked mass grave for an untold number of the area's first African American settlers.

Thanks to the students, the grave site now has a donated granite stone to forever recognize these long-forgotten lives.


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