Yamel 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.
Chamiwi. The Lakmiut name of a Yamel band on Yamhill cr., a w. tributary of Willamette r., and near Independence, Oreg.
Champikle. A Yamel band on Dallas (La Creole) cr., a w. tributary of Willamette r., Oreg.
Chinchal. A Yamel band that formerly lived on Dallas or., a w. tributary of Willamette r., Oreg.
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. 30 January 2015. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/yamel-indian-bands-gens-and-clans.htm - Last updated on Jul 18th, 2012
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