Indians of Georgia

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The following list of the tribes of Georgia is compiled from:

  • Hodge, Frederick Webb. Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico. Washington D.C., Smithsonian Institution, Bureau of Ethnology, Bulletin #30 1907.
  • Swanton, John R. The Indian Tribes of North America. Smithsonian Institution Bureau of Ethnology, Bulletin #145.

Tribes and Bands of Georgia

Apalachee, Apalachicola, Catawba, Chatot, Cherokee, Chiaha, Chickasaw, Creek, Guale, Hitchiti, Kasihta, Oconee, Okmulgee, Osochi, Sawokli, Shawnee, Tamathli, Timucua, Yamasee, Yuchi

Reservations

Reservations were established with westward expansion as settlement occured. Tribes ceded land and were removed to restricted and reserved land.

Georgia Tribe of Eastern Cherokee

Tama Tribal Town


Agencies

Family History Library

For a complete list of available study the Family History Library Catalog search by Tribe and Locality

  • Office of Indian Trade 1795-1821 13 films - M1334  Film Family History Library  1st microfilm 1605523
  • Office of Indian Affairs, Supperintendent of Indian Trade. Letter book of the Creek trading house. 1795-1816, FHL film 1024433.

Web Sites

See also:

Georgia-History for a calendar of events

Georgia-Military for a list of forts