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Native American tribe buries remains, 150 years after massacre (22 photos)

By Wendy Leonard, Deseret News

Published: Saturday, May 25 2013 4:45 p.m. MDT

Shosone Indian remains are laid to rest at the Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. The remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah.

Shosone Indian remains are laid to rest at the Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. The remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News)

Sage is lighted as Shosone Indian remains are laid to rest at the Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. The remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah.

Sage is lighted as Shosone Indian remains are laid to rest at the Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. The remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News)

Shosone Tribal Elder Larry Neaman speaks as Indian remains are laid to rest at the Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. The remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah.

Shosone Tribal Elder Larry Neaman speaks as Indian remains are laid to rest at the Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. The remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News)

Shosone Indian remains are laid to rest at the Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. The remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah.

Shosone Indian remains are laid to rest at the Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. The remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News)

Shosone Indian remains are laid to rest at the Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. The remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah.

Shosone Indian remains are laid to rest at the Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. The remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News)

Sage is lighted as Shosone Indian remains are laid to rest at the Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. The remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah.

Sage is lighted as Shosone Indian remains are laid to rest at the Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. The remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News)

Shosone Indian remains are laid to rest at the Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. The remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah.

Shosone Indian remains are laid to rest at the Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. The remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News)

Tribal historian Patty Timbimboo-Madsen, right, waves burning sage around Gwen Davis as Shosone Indian remains are laid to rest at the Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. The remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah.

Tribal historian Patty Timbimboo-Madsen, right, waves burning sage around Gwen Davis as Shosone Indian remains are laid to rest at the Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. The remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News)

The Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. Shosone Indian remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah and laid to rest.

The Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. Shosone Indian remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah and laid to rest. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News)

The Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. Shosone Indian remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah and laid to rest.

The Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. Shosone Indian remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah and laid to rest. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News)

The Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. Shosone Indian remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah and laid to rest.

The Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. Shosone Indian remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah and laid to rest. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News)

Shosone Indian remains are laid to rest at the Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. The remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah.

Shosone Indian remains are laid to rest at the Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. The remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News)

Sage is lighted as Shosone Indian remains are laid to rest at the Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. The remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah.

Sage is lighted as Shosone Indian remains are laid to rest at the Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. The remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News)

Shosone Tribal Elder Larry Neaman speaks as Indian remains are laid to rest at the Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. The remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah.

Shosone Tribal Elder Larry Neaman speaks as Indian remains are laid to rest at the Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. The remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News)

Shosone Indian remains are laid to rest at the Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. The remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah.

Shosone Indian remains are laid to rest at the Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. The remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News)

Shosone Indian remains are laid to rest at the Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. The remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah.

Shosone Indian remains are laid to rest at the Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. The remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News)

Sage is lighted as Shosone Indian remains are laid to rest at the Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. The remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah.

Sage is lighted as Shosone Indian remains are laid to rest at the Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. The remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News)

Shosone Indian remains are laid to rest at the Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. The remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah.

Shosone Indian remains are laid to rest at the Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. The remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News)

Tribal historian Patty Timbimboo-Madsen, right, waves burning sage around Gwen Davis as Shosone Indian remains are laid to rest at the Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. The remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah.

Tribal historian Patty Timbimboo-Madsen, right, waves burning sage around Gwen Davis as Shosone Indian remains are laid to rest at the Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. The remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News)

The Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. Shosone Indian remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah and laid to rest.

The Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. Shosone Indian remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah and laid to rest. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News)

The Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. Shosone Indian remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah and laid to rest.

The Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. Shosone Indian remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah and laid to rest. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News)

The Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. Shosone Indian remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah and laid to rest.

The Washakie Cemetery near Plymouth, Utah Saturday, May 25, 2013. Shosone Indian remains were returned from the Smithsonian and the State of Utah and laid to rest. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News)