Keyoh Holder, Sally Sam at ancestral village of Susk’uz

Posted on September 27, 2015

Each extended family had their own village on their Keyoh. Susk’uz is the name of the village where Sally’s grandparents lived in pit houses. Susk’uz is also the location of Sally’s family’s grave yard. Susk’uz was the family’s main village site, along with a number of camps on the Maiyoo Keyoh. Other families had their own village and country or territory called a keyoh. Each family have historic rights to hunt, trap and fish with exclusive use and occupancy of their territory, use by others is by permission.