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

Dekanoagah (between the rapids. Hewitt) . A village, inhabited by Seneca, Nanticoke, Conoy, and remnants of other tribes, placed by Gov. Evans (Day, Penn., 391, 1843) in 1707 on Susquehanna r., about 9 m. from Pequehan, the Shawnee village on the E. side of  the Susquehanna, just below Conestoga cr., in Lancaster co., Pa.


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 August 2016.
https://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/d-pennsylvania-indian-villages-towns-and-settlements.htm
- Last updated on Oct 14th, 2013

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