Remains of Indian woman and grandson reburied

The remains of an Indian woman and her grandson believed to have died in the late 1800s were reburied in Wyoming on Friday.

The remains were uncovered accidentally during a construction project. The woman is believed to have been 56 to 59 years old while her grandson could have been 6 months to 1 year old.

Tribal members attended the reburial ceremony, which was held in Cheyenne.

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