Hubert Skye – Six Nations of the Grand River Territory
Hired as a teacher in a Moose Factory residential school, Hubert Skye broke the rules and secretly taught children the Cayuga language.
He would spend 37 years teaching in schools throughout Six Nations and Ontario, and a lifetime preserving the Oh gweh hon weh language and culture.
Hubert was a devoted Faith Keeper of the Lower Cayuga Longhouse.
Hubert Skye protected and revitalized the language and culture of his people.