Alphabetical Enumeration of Indian Tribes
- Hare-Foot, next S. of the Esquimaux, and in perpetual war with them.
- Hallibees, a tribe of Creeks, destroyed in 1813.
- Hannakallal, 600 in 1820 on Pacific, S. Columbia, next beyond the Luckkarso.
- Hassanamesits, a tribe of Nipmuks, embraced Christianity in 1660.
- Hihighenimmo, 1,300 in 1820, from mouth of Lastaw River, up it to the forks.
- Hellwits, 100 in. along the Columbia, from the falls upward on the N. side.
- Herring Pond, a remnant of Wampanoags, in Sandwich, Mass.; about 40.
- Hietans, (Camanches,) erratic bands; from Trinity to Brazos, and Red River.
- Hini, (Cadodachem) 200 in 1820, on Angelina r., between Red r. and Rio del Norte.
- Hitchittees, once on Chattahoochee r.; 600 now in Arkansas; speak Muskogee.
- Hohilpos, (Tushepahas,) 300 in 1820 above great falls on Clark’s River.
- Humas, (Oumas,) “Red nation,” in Ixsussees Parish, La., in 1805 below Manchak.
- Hurons, (Wyandots, Quatoghies,) adjacent, and N. gt. lakes; subd. by Iroq., 1650.
- Illinois, “the lake of men,” both sides Illinois r.; 12,000 in 1670; 60 towns in 1706.
- Ives, or Tachies, (Texas ?) branch Sabine ; 80 men in 1806; speak Caddo.
- Ioways, On Ioway River before Black Hawk’s war; 1,100 beyond the Mississippi.
- Iroquois, 1606, on St. Lawrence, below Quebec; 1687, both sides Ohio, to Miss.
- Isatis, sometimes a name of the Sioux before 1755.
- Ithkyemamits, 600 in 1820, on N. side Columbia, near the Cathlaskos.
- Jelan, one of the three tribes of Camanches, on sources Brazos, Del Norte, &e.
- Kadapaus, a tribe in N. Carolina in 1707.
- Kahunkles, 400 in 1820, W. Rocky Mountains; abode unknown.
- Kaloosas, a tribe found early in Florida long since extinct.
- Kanenavish on the Padoucas’ fork of the 1 latte; 400 in 1805.
- Kanhawas, Ganawese or Canhaways; on the River Kanhawa, formerly.
- Kansas, on the Arkansas River; about 1,000 in 1836; in 1820, 1,850.
- Kaskaskias (Illin.) on a river of same name flowing into the Mississ. 250 in 1797.
- Kaskayas, between sources of the Platte and Rocky Mountains; 3,000 in 1836.
- Katteka, (Padoucas) not located by travellers. See Padoucas.
- Keekatsa (Crows) both sides Yellowstone, above mouth Big Horn r. 3,500 in 1805.
- Kayche, E. branch Trinity River in 1806; once on the Sabine; 260 in 1820.
- Kiawas, on Padouca River, beyond the Kites; 1,000 in 1806.
- Kigene, on the shore of Pacific Ocean in 1821, under the chief Skittegates.
- Kikapoo, formerly in Illinois; now about 300, chiefly beyond the Mississippi.
- Killamuk, a branch of the Clatsops, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean; about 1,000.
- Killawat, in a large town on the coast of the Pacific, E. of the Luktons.
- Killaxthocles, 100 in 1820 at the mouth of Columbia River, on N. side.
- Kimoenims, a band of the Chopunnish on Lewis’s Ricer; 800 in 1820, in 33 clans.
- Kinai, about Cook’s Inlet, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean.
- Kites, (Staetans,) between sources Platte and Rocky Mountains; about 500 in 1820.
- Kiskakons, inhabited Michilimakinak in 1680; a Huron tribe.
- Knistenaux, on Assinnaboin River; 5,000 in 1812; numerous; women comely.
- Konagens, Esquimaux, inhabiting Kadjak Island, lat. 53°, lon. 152° W.
- Kook-koo-oose, on the coast of the Pacific, S. of the Killawats; 1 500 in 1835.
- Kuskarawaoks, one of six tribes on E. shore of Chesapeak in 1607; (Tuscaroras?).
- Lahanna, 2,000 in 1820, both sides Columbia, above the mouth of Clark’s River.
- Lapanne, See Apache.
- Lartielo, 600 in 1820 at the falls of Lastaw River, below Wayton Lake.
- Leaf, (Sioux,) 600 in 1820, on the Missouri, above Prairie du Chien.
- Leech River, about 350 in 1820 near Sandy Lake, lat. 46° 9′ N.
- Lenna Lenape, once from Hudson to Delaware River; now scattered in the West.
- Lipan, 800 in 1816, from Rio Grande to the interior of Texas; light hair.
- Loucheux, next N. of the Esquimaux, or S. of lat. 67° 15′ N.
- Lukawis, 800 in 1820 W. of the Rocky Mountains; abode unknown.
- Lukkarso, 1,200 in 1820, coast of Pacific, S. of Columbia r., beyond the Shallalah.
- Luktons, 20 in 1820, W. of the Rocky Mountains; abode unknown.
MLA Source Citation:Drake, Samuel Gardner. The aboriginal races of North America; comprising biographical sketches of eminent individuals, and an historical account of the different tribes, from the first discovery of the continent to the present period, and a copious analytical index. Philadelphia, C. Desilver. 1860. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 5 March 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/alphabetical-enumeration-of-indian-tribes.htm - Last updated on Nov 24th, 2013
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