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Types of Indians

Apache
Apache

Apache Indians. The Apache Indians came from the Alaskan region, Canada, and portions of the American Southwest. Eventually the tribe migrated toward the United States further south, and divided itself into two basic regions, with the Rio Grande River serving as the dividing line.

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Cher-O-Creek Intra Tribal Indians
Cher-O-Creek Intra Tribal Indians

Cher-O-Creek Intra Tribal Indians The Cher-O-Creek, Intra Tribal Indians bloodlines are composed of more than one Native Blood of the Five Civilized Tribes indigenous to the State of Alabama, primarily Creek and Cherokee.

Cherokee
Cherokee

The Cherokee language is a Southern Iroquoian language and part of the Iroquoian language family. Today there are three federally recognized Cherokee tribes: the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians in North Carolina, the United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians in Oklahoma, and the Cherokee Nation in Oklahoma.

Cherokee (Tsalagi)
Cherokee (Tsalagi)

Language: Cherokee--more properly spelled Tsalagi--is an Iroquoian language with an innovative written syllabary invented by a Native Cherokee scholar. 22,000 people speak the Cherokee language today, primarily in Oklahoma and North Carolina.

Cherokee Tribe of Northeast Alabama
Cherokee Tribe of Northeast Alabama

The Cherokee Tribe of Northeast Alabama. The Cherokee Tribe of Northeast Alabama consists of over 3,000 members residing in the United States, Canada, Japan and Africa.

Chippewa
Chippewa

The Ojibwe, Ojibwa, or Chippewa are an Anishinaabeg group of indigenous peoples in North America. They live in Canada and the United States and are one of the largest Indigenous ethnic groups north of the Rio Grande.

Choctaw
Choctaw

The Choctaw (In the Choctaw language, Chahta) are a Native American people originally occupying what is now the Southeastern United States (modern-day Alabama, Florida, Mississippi, and Louisiana). Their Choctaw language belongs to the Muskogean language family group.

Echota Cherokee Tribe of Alabama
Echota Cherokee Tribe of Alabama

The Echota Cherokee Tribe of Alabama is a state-recognized Native American heritage group based in northern Alabama. It was among the first seven organizations to be granted state recognition under the laws of the state of Alabama in 1984.

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Ma-Chis Lower Creek Indian Tribe
Ma-Chis Lower Creek Indian Tribe

Heritage. Ma-Chis Lower Creek Indian Tribe of Alabama (Ma-Chis Nation) citizens are remnants of the "Creek Confederacy" as European Explorers knew it at the first contact with white settlers during the European expansion into what is now the southeastern part of the United States of America.

Mowa Band of Choctaw Indians
Mowa Band of Choctaw Indians

In 1979, the Choctaw in this area of Alabama organized as the MOWA Band of Choctaw Indians. "MOWA" is a contraction of Mobile and Washington, the two counties which this group inhabits. Its tribal office is located in McIntosh. The MOWA Band of Choctaw Indians achieved the honor of becoming the first State Recognized Tribe by the State of Alabama in 1979.

Navajo
Navajo

Navajo Indians The word Navajo comes from the phrase Tewa Navahu, meaning highly cultivated lands. The word Navajo comes from the phrase Tewa Navahu, meaning highly cultivated lands.

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Piqua Shawnee Tribe
Piqua Shawnee Tribe

The tribe consists of clans that live in several states and Canada. While the majority of the Piqua Shawnee Tribe live in Alabama, with members also living in Tennessee, Kentucky, Ohio, Indiana, Missouri, Texas, Maryland and South Carolina.

Rio Grand Keresan
Rio Grand Keresan

Keresan Family, Keresan People, Keresan Pueblos (adapted from K’eres, the aboriginal name). A linguistic family of Pueblo Indians including the inhabitants of several villages on the Rio Grande, in north central New Mexico, between the Rito de los Frijoles (where, before being confined to reservations, they joined the Tewa on the north) and ...

Sioux
Sioux

The Sioux /ˈsuː/ also known as Dakota, are groups of Native American tribes and First Nations peoples in North America. The term can refer to any ethnic group within the Great Sioux Nation or to any of the nation's many language dialects.

Star Clan of Muscogee Creeks
Star Clan of Muscogee Creeks

The Yufala “Star” Clan of Lower Muscogee Creek Indians takes its name from both the Muscogee word “Y’ufala” (Eagle), and the Star, which is found within the Tribal symbol. In the early 1970’s, the Tribe chose to relocate its headquarters in the Western sphere of their traditional area of influence.

United Cherokee Ani-Yun-Wiya Nation
United Cherokee Ani-Yun-Wiya Nation

Of the three federally recognized Cherokee tribes, the Cherokee Nation (CN) and the United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians (UKB) have headquarters in Tahlequah, Oklahoma. The UKB are mostly descendants of "Old Settlers," Cherokee who migrated to Arkansas and Oklahoma about 1817 prior to Indian Removal.

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Yupik
Yupik

The Yupik are a group of indigenous or aboriginal peoples of western, southwestern, and southcentral Alaska and the Russian Far East. They are Eskimo and are related to the Inuit and Iñupiat peoples.

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