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Blewmouth Tribe

Blewmouth Indians, Blewmouths. Mentioned in a Georgia tract of 17401 apparently as a tribe west of the Choctaw. “According to the French Indians [Choctaw] there is a large city where a blue-lipped people live, of whom they have often heard it said that if any one tries to kill them he becomes insane”2 Nothing further is known of them.

Footnotes

  1. Force Tracts, I, 3, 1836 

  2. Brinton, Nat, Leg. Chahta-Muskokee Tribes, 10, 1870. 


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. 24 August 2016.
https://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/blewmouth-tribe.htm
- Last updated on Aug 10th, 2014

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