Chatot Indians - A tribe or band which French settled south of Ft. St. Louis, Mobile Bay, Alabama, in 1709. Bienville wishing to change his settlement, ” selected a place where the nation of Chatot were residing, and gave them exchange for it a piece of territory fronting on Dog River, 2 leagues farther down”.1. According to Baudry des Lozieres2 the Chatot and Tohome tribes were related to the Choctaw and spoke the French and Choctaw languages.
MLA Source Citation:Hodge, Frederick Webb, Compiler. The Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico. Bureau of American Ethnology, Government Printing Office. 1906. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 22 November 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/chatot-tribe.htm - Last updated on Oct 8th, 2014
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