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State recognized tribes are American Indian Tribes and Heritage Groups that are recognized by the individual states. This article lists those tribes with links to the states that recognize them and links to some of the tribes.

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State Recognized Tribes

State recognized tribes are American Indian Tribes and Heritage Groups that are recognized by the individual states. There are other Tribes that are Federally recognized tribes

Alabama | California | Connecticut | Delaware | Georgia | Louisiana | Maryland | Massachusetts |Montana | New Jersey | New York | North Carolina | South Carolina | Texas| Vermont | Virginia | Washington

Alabama

Cher-O-Creek Intra Tribal Indians
Cherokee Tribe of Northeast Alabama
Cherokees of Southeast Alabama
Echota Cherokee Tribe of Alabama
Ma-Chis Lower Creek Indian Tribe of Alabama
Mowa Band of Choctaw Indians
Piqua Shawnee Tribe
Star Clan of Muscogee Creeks
United Cherokee Ani-Yun-Wiya Nation

California

Juaneno Band of Mission Indians

Connecticut

Eastern Pequot Tribal Nation
Schaghticoke Tribal Nation

Delaware

Lenape Indian Tribe of Delaware
Nanticoke Indian Association, Inc.

Georgia

Georgia Tribe of Eastern Cherokee

Louisiana

Addai Caddo Tribe
Biloxi-Chitimacha Confederation of Muskogee
Choctaw-Apache Community of Ebarb
Clifton Choctaw
Four Winds Tribe Louisiana Cherokee Confederacy
Grand Caillou/Dulac Band
Isle de Jean Charles Band
Louisiana Choctaw Tribe
Pointe-Au-Chien Indian Tribe
United Houma Nation

Maryland

Piscataway Indian Nation
Piscataway Conoy Tribe

Massachusetts

Nipmuc Nation

Montana

Little Shell Tribe of Chippewa Indians

New Jersey

Nanticoke Lenni-Lenape Tribal Nation
Powhatan Renape Nation
Ramapough Lunaape Nation

New York

Tonawada Band of Seneca
Tuscarora Nation
Unkechaug Nation

North Carolina

Cohaire Intra-Tribal Council, Inc.
Haliwa-Saponi Indian Tribe
Lumbee Tribe
Meherrin Nation
Occaneechi Band of the Saponi Nation
Sappony
Waccamaw-Siouan Tribe

South Carolina

Beaver Creek Indian
Edisto Natchez Kusso Tribe of South Carolina
Pee Dee Nation of Upper South Carolina
Pee Dee Indian Tribe of South Carolina    www.peedeeindiantribeofsc.com   
Santee Indian Organization
The Waccamaw Indian People
Wassamasaw Tribe of Varnertown Indians

Texas

Lipan Apache Tribe

Vermont

Elnu Abenaki Tribe
Nulhegan Band of the Coosuk Abenaki Nation
Koasek Abenaki Tribe
Mississquoi Abenaki Tribe

Virginia

Cheroenhaka (Nottoway)
Chickahominy Tribe
Eastern Chickahominy Tribe
Mattaponi
Monacan Nation
Nansemond
Nottoway of Virginia
Pamunkey
Patawomeck
Rappahannock
Upper Mattaponi Tribe

Washington

Chinook Indian Tribe

Sources:

National Conference of State Legislatures [1]

Federal Register, October 1, 2010 (Volume 75, Number 190)(Page 60810-60814) Federalism and the State Recognition of Native American Tribes: A Survey of State-Recognized Tribes and State Recognition Processes Across the United States; Santa Clara Law Review, Volume 48 (2007); by Alexa Koenig and Jonathan Stein National Congress of American Indians Newspapers and state government websites


 

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