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== Tribes and Bands of Massachusetts  ==
 
== Tribes and Bands of Massachusetts  ==
  
Mahican, Mashpee, Massachuset, Nauset, Nipmuc, Penobscot,&nbsp;Pennacook, Pocomtuc, Wampanoag&nbsp;
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Mahican, Mashpee, Massachuset, Nauset, Nipmuc, Penobscot,&nbsp;Pennacook, Pocomtuc, Wampanoag&nbsp;  
  
 
== Reservations  ==
 
== Reservations  ==
  
*Gay Head Reservation
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*Gay Head Reservation  
 
*Hassenamisco Reservation  
 
*Hassenamisco Reservation  
*Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe
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*Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe  
 
*Wampanoag Reservation
 
*Wampanoag Reservation
  
 
== Family History Library  ==
 
== Family History Library  ==
  
== Web Sites  ==
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== See Also:  ==
 
 
=== See also===
 
  
 
[[Massachusetts History|Massachusetts-History]] for a calendar of events  
 
[[Massachusetts History|Massachusetts-History]] for a calendar of events  

Revision as of 20:26, 17 December 2008

Name of Massachusetts originates from an Indian word meaning "at or about the great hill"

The following list of tribes is compiled from:

  • Hodge, Frederick Webb. Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico.  Washington D.C.: Smithsonian Institutuion, 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 Massachusetts

Mahican, Mashpee, Massachuset, Nauset, Nipmuc, Penobscot, Pennacook, Pocomtuc, Wampanoag 

Reservations

  • Gay Head Reservation
  • Hassenamisco Reservation
  • Mashpee Wampanoag Tribe
  • Wampanoag Reservation

Family History Library

See Also:

Massachusetts-History for a calendar of events

Massachusetts_Military for a list of forts

Category:Massachusetts