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<br> '''Ancestral Homeland:''' New York, Pennsylvania, and eastern Ohio  
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=== History  ===
 
=== History  ===
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'''Early -1600:''' Iroquois Confederacy established  
 
'''Early -1600:''' Iroquois Confederacy established  
  
'''1690's:''' Intertribal conflicts and disease  
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'''1690's:''' Inter tribal conflicts and disease  
  
 
'''1754:''' French and Indian War  
 
'''1754:''' French and Indian War  
  
'''1775 - 1783: '''Revolutionary War: Oneida tribes&nbsp;fought with the Colonies, [[Mohawk Indians|Mohawk]] and Iroquois tribes fought&nbsp;with the British,  
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'''1775 - 1783: '''Revolutionary War: Oneida tribes fought with the Colonies, [[Mohawk Indians|Mohawk]] and Iroquois tribes fought with the British,  
  
 
'''1798:''' Quakers established a mission and taught the [[Seneca Indians|Seneca]] to read and write.  
 
'''1798:''' Quakers established a mission and taught the [[Seneca Indians|Seneca]] to read and write.  
  
Benn, Carl:''The Iroquois in the War of 1812'' (Buffalo: University of Toronoto Press c1998, 2004) pages 272 [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F1390788 FHL Book 970.3Ir6]
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Benn, Carl:''The Iroquois in the War of 1812'' (Buffalo: University of Toronto Press c1998, 2004) pages 272 [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F1390788 FHL Book 970.3Ir6]  
  
 
1824-34: The Confederacy was under the jurisdiction of the [[Six Nations Indian Agency (New York)|Six Nations Agency]]  
 
1824-34: The Confederacy was under the jurisdiction of the [[Six Nations Indian Agency (New York)|Six Nations Agency]]  
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'''1831:''' Seneca and [[Cayuga Indians|Cayuga]] move to Indian Territory.  
 
'''1831:''' Seneca and [[Cayuga Indians|Cayuga]] move to Indian Territory.  
  
1935-80: The Confederacy was under the jurisdiction of the New York Agency
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1935-80: The Confederacy was under the jurisdiction of the New York Agency  
  
 
=== Reservations  ===
 
=== Reservations  ===
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Ohio History Central article on the [http://www.ohiohistorycentral.org/entry.php?rec=597&nm=Iroquois-Indians Iroquois]  
 
Ohio History Central article on the [http://www.ohiohistorycentral.org/entry.php?rec=597&nm=Iroquois-Indians Iroquois]  
  
=== Tribes That Were Part of the Iroquois Confederacy  ===
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=== [[Image:Tuscarora Indian, Oneida portraits.jpg|frame|right|320x280px|Tuscarora Indian, Oneida portraits.jpg]]Tribes That Were Part of the Iroquois Confederacy  ===
  
 
*[[Cayuga Indians|Cayuga]]  
 
*[[Cayuga Indians|Cayuga]]  
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*[[Seneca Indians|Seneca]]  
 
*[[Seneca Indians|Seneca]]  
 
*[[Tuscarora Indians|Tuscarora]]
 
*[[Tuscarora Indians|Tuscarora]]
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=== Records  ===
 
=== Records  ===
  
Deeds and Treaties. 1748-1825 {{FHL | film: 947103}} Item 2-3  
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The '''majority of records of individuals were those created by the agencies'''. Some records may be available to tribal members through the tribal headquarters.They were (and are) the local office of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, and were charged with maintaining records of the activities of those under their responsibility. Among these records are:<br>
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*[[American Indian Correspondence and Reports|Correspondence]]
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*[[American Indian Vital Records Supplements in Census Rolls|Vital records]]
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====Land and Property, and Treaties====
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Deeds and Treaties. 1748-1825 FHL film: 947103 Item 2-3
  
== Important Web Sites  ==
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=== Important Web Sites  ===
  
== References  ==
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=== Bibliography  ===
 
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:Volume 1 -- Not yet published  
 
:Volume 1 -- Not yet published  
:Volume 2 -- Indians in Contemporary Society (pub. 2008) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/234303751&referer=brief_results WorldCat 234303751]<br>
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:Volume 2 -- Indians in Contemporary Society (pub. 2008) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/234303751&referer=brief_results WorldCat 234303751]<br>  
:Volume 3 -- Environment, Origins, and Population (pub. 2006) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/255572371&referer=brief_results WorldCat 255572371]<br>
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:Volume 3 -- Environment, Origins, and Population (pub. 2006) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/255572371&referer=brief_results WorldCat 255572371]<br>  
:Volume 4 -- History of Indian-White Relations (pub. 1988) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/19331914&referer=brief_results WorldCat 19331914]; {{FHL|248632|title-id|disp=FHL book 970.1 H191h v.4}}.<br>
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:Volume 4 -- History of Indian-White Relations (pub. 1988) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/19331914&referer=brief_results WorldCat 19331914]; {{FHL|248632|title-id|disp=FHL book 970.1 H191h v.4}}.<br>  
:Volume 5 -- Arctic (pub. 1984) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/299653808&referer=brief_results WorldCat 299653808]; {{FHL|248632|title-id|disp=FHL book 970.1 H191h v.5}}.<br>
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:Volume 5 -- Arctic (pub. 1984) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/299653808&referer=brief_results WorldCat 299653808]; {{FHL|248632|title-id|disp=FHL book 970.1 H191h v.5}}.<br>  
:Volume 6 -- Subarctic (pub. 1981) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/247493742&referer=brief_results WorldCat 247493742]; {{FHL|248632|title-id|disp=FHL book 970.1 H191h v.6}}.<br>
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:Volume 6 -- Subarctic (pub. 1981) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/247493742&referer=brief_results WorldCat 247493742]; {{FHL|248632|title-id|disp=FHL book 970.1 H191h v.6}}.<br>  
:Volume 7 -- Northwest Coast (pub. 1990) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/247493311&referer=brief_results WorldCat 247493311]<br>
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:Volume 7 -- Northwest Coast (pub. 1990) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/247493311&referer=brief_results WorldCat 247493311]<br>  
:Volume 8 -- California (pub. 1978) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/13240086&referer=brief_results WorldCat 13240086]; {{FHL|248632|title-id|disp=FHL book 970.1 H191h v.8}}.<br>
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:Volume 8 -- California (pub. 1978) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/13240086&referer=brief_results WorldCat 13240086]; {{FHL|248632|title-id|disp=FHL book 970.1 H191h v.8}}.<br>  
:Volume 9 -- Southwest (pub. 1979) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/26140053&referer=brief_results WorldCat 26140053]; {{FHL|248632|title-id|disp=FHL book 970.1 H191h v.9}}.<br>
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:Volume 9 -- Southwest (pub. 1979) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/26140053&referer=brief_results WorldCat 26140053]; {{FHL|248632|title-id|disp=FHL book 970.1 H191h v.9}}.<br>  
 
:Volume 10 -- Southwest (pub. 1983) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/301504096&referer=brief_results WorldCat 301504096]; {{FHL|248632|title-id|disp=FHL book 970.1 H191h v.10}}.  
 
:Volume 10 -- Southwest (pub. 1983) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/301504096&referer=brief_results WorldCat 301504096]; {{FHL|248632|title-id|disp=FHL book 970.1 H191h v.10}}.  
:Volume 11 -- Great Basin (pub. 1986) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/256516416&referer=brief_results WorldCat 256516416]; {{FHL|248632|title-id|disp=FHL book 970.1 H191h v.11}}.<br>
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:Volume 11 -- Great Basin (pub. 1986) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/256516416&referer=brief_results WorldCat 256516416]; {{FHL|248632|title-id|disp=FHL book 970.1 H191h v.11}}.<br>  
:Volume 12 -- Plateau (pub. 1998) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/39401371&referer=brief_results WorldCat 39401371]; {{FHL|248632|title-id|disp=FHL book 970.1 H191h v.12}}.<br>
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:Volume 12 -- Plateau (pub. 1998) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/39401371&referer=brief_results WorldCat 39401371]; {{FHL|248632|title-id|disp=FHL book 970.1 H191h v.12}}.<br>  
:Volume 13 -- Plains, 2 vols. (pub. 2001) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/48209643&referer=brief_results WorldCat 48209643]<br>
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:Volume 13 -- Plains, 2 vols. (pub. 2001) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/48209643&referer=brief_results WorldCat 48209643]<br>  
 
:Volume 14 -- Southeast (pub. 2004) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/254277176&referer=brief_results WorldCat 254277176]  
 
:Volume 14 -- Southeast (pub. 2004) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/254277176&referer=brief_results WorldCat 254277176]  
:Volume 15 -- Northwest (pub. 1978) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/256517503&referer=brief_results WorldCat 356517503]; {{FHL|248632|title-id|disp=FHL book 970.1 H191h v.15}}.<br>
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:Volume 15 -- Northwest (pub. 1978) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/256517503&referer=brief_results WorldCat 356517503]; {{FHL|248632|title-id|disp=FHL book 970.1 H191h v.15}}.<br>  
 
:Volume 16 -- Not yet published  
 
:Volume 16 -- Not yet published  
:Volume 17 -- Languages (pub. 1996) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/43957746&referer=brief_results WorldCat 43957746]<br>
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:Volume 17 -- Languages (pub. 1996) -- [http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/43957746&referer=brief_results WorldCat 43957746]<br>  
 
:Volume 18 -- Not yet published  
 
:Volume 18 -- Not yet published  
 
:Volume 19 -- Not yet published  
 
:Volume 19 -- Not yet published  

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Mohawk, John Norton, leader of six nations, lead Iroquois warriors from Grand River into battle against Americans, 1812. He was part Cherokee and part Scottish..jpg
To get started on American Indian Research


Ancestral Homeland: New York, Pennsylvania, and eastern Ohio

Contents

History

Brief History

Brief Timeline

Early -1600: Iroquois Confederacy established

1690's: Inter tribal conflicts and disease

1754: French and Indian War

1775 - 1783: Revolutionary War: Oneida tribes fought with the Colonies, Mohawk and Iroquois tribes fought with the British,

1798: Quakers established a mission and taught the Seneca to read and write.

Benn, Carl:The Iroquois in the War of 1812 (Buffalo: University of Toronto Press c1998, 2004) pages 272 FHL Book 970.3Ir6

1824-34: The Confederacy was under the jurisdiction of the Six Nations Agency

1832-34: The Confederacy was under the jurisdiction of the Michigan Superintendency

1835-80: The Confederacy was under the jurisdiction of the New York Agency

1831: Seneca and Cayuga move to Indian Territory.

1935-80: The Confederacy was under the jurisdiction of the New York Agency

Reservations

Superintendency

Michigan Superintendency

Additional References to the History of the Tribe

Ohio History Central article on the Iroquois

Tuscarora Indian, Oneida portraits.jpg
Tribes That Were Part of the Iroquois Confederacy









Records

The majority of records of individuals were those created by the agencies. Some records may be available to tribal members through the tribal headquarters.They were (and are) the local office of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, and were charged with maintaining records of the activities of those under their responsibility. Among these records are:

Land and Property, and Treaties

Deeds and Treaties. 1748-1825 FHL film: 947103 Item 2-3

Important Web Sites

References


Bibliography

  • Guide to Federal Records in the National Archives; Record Group 75, Records of the Bureau of Indian Affairs.
  • Hodge, Frederick Webb. Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, 1906 Available online.
  • Klein, Barry T., ed. Reference Encyclopedia of the American Indian. Nyack, New York: Todd Publications, 2009. 10th ed. WorldCat 317923332; FHL book 970.1 R259e.
  • Malinowski, Sharon and Sheets, Anna, eds. The Gale Encyclopedia of Native American Tribes. Detroit: Gale Publishing, 1998. 4 volumes. Includes: Lists of Federally Recognized Tribes for U.S., Alaska, and Canada – pp. 513-529 Alphabetical Listing of Tribes, with reference to volume and page in this series Map of “Historic Locations of U.S. Native Groups” Map of “Historic Locations of Canadian Native Groups” Map of “Historic Locations of Mexican, Hawaiian and Caribbean Native Groups” Maps of “State and Federally Recognized U.S. Indian Reservations. WorldCat 37475188; FHL book 970.1 G131g.
Vol. 1 -- Northeast, Southeast, Caribbean
Vol. 2 -- Great Basin, Southwest, Middle America
Vol. 3 -- Arctic, Subarctic, Great Plains, Plateau
Vol. 4 -- California, Pacific Northwest, Pacific Islands
  • Sturtevant, William C. Handbook of North American Indians. 20 vols., some not yet published. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, 1978– .
Volume 1 -- Not yet published
Volume 2 -- Indians in Contemporary Society (pub. 2008) -- WorldCat 234303751
Volume 3 -- Environment, Origins, and Population (pub. 2006) -- WorldCat 255572371
Volume 4 -- History of Indian-White Relations (pub. 1988) -- WorldCat 19331914; FHL book 970.1 H191h v.4.
Volume 5 -- Arctic (pub. 1984) -- WorldCat 299653808; FHL book 970.1 H191h v.5.
Volume 6 -- Subarctic (pub. 1981) -- WorldCat 247493742; FHL book 970.1 H191h v.6.
Volume 7 -- Northwest Coast (pub. 1990) -- WorldCat 247493311
Volume 8 -- California (pub. 1978) -- WorldCat 13240086; FHL book 970.1 H191h v.8.
Volume 9 -- Southwest (pub. 1979) -- WorldCat 26140053; FHL book 970.1 H191h v.9.
Volume 10 -- Southwest (pub. 1983) -- WorldCat 301504096; FHL book 970.1 H191h v.10.
Volume 11 -- Great Basin (pub. 1986) -- WorldCat 256516416; FHL book 970.1 H191h v.11.
Volume 12 -- Plateau (pub. 1998) -- WorldCat 39401371; FHL book 970.1 H191h v.12.
Volume 13 -- Plains, 2 vols. (pub. 2001) -- WorldCat 48209643
Volume 14 -- Southeast (pub. 2004) -- WorldCat 254277176
Volume 15 -- Northwest (pub. 1978) -- WorldCat 356517503; FHL book 970.1 H191h v.15.
Volume 16 -- Not yet published
Volume 17 -- Languages (pub. 1996) -- WorldCat 43957746
Volume 18 -- Not yet published
Volume 19 -- Not yet published
Volume 20 -- Not yet published

 

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