Mandan Indian Bands, Gens and Clans
Many tribes have sub-tribes, bands, gens, clans and phratry. Often very little information is known or they no longer exist. We have included them here to provide more information about the tribes.
Histapenumanke. A Mandan band, the first, according to their mythology, to come above ground from the subterranean lake.
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. 10 September 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/mandan-indian-bands-gens-and-clans.htm - Last updated on Jul 18th, 2012
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