The term was used by the Shawnee Orator at Missiweakiwa in 1759, when it became clear that the French war effort collapsed during the Seven Years` War (French and Indian War). The Shawnee had sided with the French against the English, but the Shawnee would bury “the bloody Hatchet” with the English. The languid “everything” languishing is decent, but a better gift to someone like Oasis, if the Gallagher brothers ever bury the hatch. (Salt Lake Tribune) Although the funeral of the rabbit ceremonies is thought to have taken place long before Christopher Columbus, the only recordings received came from European accounts. French Jesuit relations of 1644 described the Iroquois, when visiting Quebec, wanted to “unite all the nations of the earth and throw the hat into the depths of the earth to the point that it will never be seen again in the future.” Although Delhi`s austerity government and the centre still buried the door, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday thanked Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu at the inauguration ceremony. (The Indian Express) “The great thing we consider with the brothers is how to strengthen and weaken their enemy. I think the brothers should repel the envoys of the Utawawas, Twibtwies and the more distant Indians, and also send back some prisoners of these nations, if you have any, to bury the Hatchet and make an alliance, so that they may throw away all the French who are among them. Exactly 50 years after the Battle of Little Bighorn in 1926, Sioux Indian Chief Bull and General Edward Settle Godfrey buried the hatch on the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Garryowen, Montana. Near this site, Custer shared his troops and began his attack on the Sioux, Arapahoe and Cheyenne, who were camping in the Petit Bighorn Valley.  Karl Rhomberg, Commissioner of Levee, seemed ready to bury the hatch and thanked the Council for the payment of the demolition. (Quad City Times) An early mention of the practice is a real hat burial ceremony.
 Samuel Sewall wrote in 1680 “about the disaster that the Mohawks caused; What happened to Commander Pynchon in Albany, where they met the Sachem, they came to an agreement and buried two axes in the ground; another for English for herself; which ceremony is more important and more binding for them than all the articles of peace that are with them a major weapon.  At the same time that the hatch was buried, the chiefs went through the ceremony to wash the color of their bodies, as a sign of the hostilities that ended.