Miami Indian Villages and Towns

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Among the Miami villages were:

Choppatee’s village
Little Turtle’s Village
Missinquinieschan (Piankashaw)
Piankashaw (Piankashaw)
Raccoon’s village
Seek’s village
St Francis Xavier (mission, with others)
Thorntown (Eel River Miami)

Osage. A former Miami village on Wabash river, just west, of the Mississinewa, in Miami county, Ind. It was so called from its being the residence of an Osage Indian domiciliated among the Miami, and whose name appears in treaties as Osage and Osage the Neutral (J. P. Dunn, inf’n, 1907). In 1838 the site was included in an individual reserve granted to Richardville, the Miami chief.

MLA Source Citation:

Hodge, Frederick Webb, Compiler. The Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico. Bureau of American Ethnology, Government Printing Office. 1906. Web. 31 January 2015. - Last updated on Oct 14th, 2013


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