on December 12, 1854), Wyandotte was incorporated as a city, and granted a charter by the State of Michigan, on December 12, 1866, with the first city election held in April 1867, thus making it the oldest incorporated city in Wayne County other than Detroit.
The site where Wyandotte sits today in the 18th century was a small village called by the native Indians "Maquaqua" and by the local French "Monguagon".
The center of the village was nearly parallel to Biddle Avenue between Oak Street and Eureka Road near the river and its sandy beach, which was a welcome feature to the local tribesmen, as their main mode of transportation to the fort in Detroit was by birch bark canoe.
The tribe was considered peaceable and friendly with the British, the remaining French in the area, and the newly arrived Americans.
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The name "Muskegon" is derived from the Ottawa tribe term "Masquigon," meaning "marshy river or swamp".
Wyandotte is a sister city to Komaki, Japan, and each year delegates from Komaki come to Wyandotte to tour the city.
Founded as a village in 1854 (deeded by John Biddle to Eber Ward, et al.
Wow, this is really interesting how Michigan laws treat 17-year-old runaways.
They are not an “adult”, not a “juvenile” and also not a “child” under Michigan law.