G- Louisiana Indian Villages, Towns and Settlements

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A complete listing of all the Indian villages, towns and settlements as listed in Handbook of Americans North of Mexico.

Grosse Tête (Fr.: big head). A former Chitimacha village in Louisiana.

Guasco. A province, possibly Caddoan, visited in 1542 by Moscoso, of De Soto s army, who there found much maize; situated probably in s. w. Arkansas or N. w. Louisiana. See Gentl. of Elvas (1557) in French, Hist. Coll. La., n, 1906 1850.

 

Louisiana Indian Villages

Indian Tribes North of MexicoIndian Bands, Gens, & Clans

 

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Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico, Frederick Webb Hodge, 1906



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Hodge, Frederick Webb, Compiler. The Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico. Bureau of American Ethnology, Government Printing Office. 1906. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 22 October 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/g-louisiana-indian-villages-towns-and-settlements.htm - Last updated on Oct 15th, 2013


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