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The following list of tribes is compiled from:  
 
The following list of tribes is compiled from:  
  
*Hodge, Frederick Webb. ''Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico.'' Washington D.C.: Smithsonian Institution, Bureau of Ethnology, Bulletin #30 1907.  
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*Hodge, Frederick Webb. [http://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/handbook_american_indians.htm ''Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico,''] Washington D.C.: Smithsonian Institution, Bureau of Ethnology, Bulletin #30 1907.  
 
*Swanton, John R. [http://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/illinois/index.htm ''The Indian Tribes of North America'']. Smithsonian Institution Bureau of Ethnology, Bulletin #145
 
*Swanton, John R. [http://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/illinois/index.htm ''The Indian Tribes of North America'']. Smithsonian Institution Bureau of Ethnology, Bulletin #145
  
Mahican, Mashpee, Massachuset, Nauset, Nipmuc, Penobscot, Pennacook, Pocomtuc, [[Wampanoag Indians|Wampanoag]]  
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Mahican, Mashpee, Massachuset, Nauset, Nipmuc, Penobscot, Pennacook, Pocomtuc, [[Wampanoag Indians|Wampanoag]]
  
 
== Reservations  ==
 
== Reservations  ==

Revision as of 19:31, 9 May 2009

The name Massachusetts originates from an Indian word meaning "at or about the great hill"

Tribes and Bands of Massachusetts

The following list of tribes is compiled from:

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