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F- Unknown Location Indian Villages, Towns and Settlements

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

Far Indians. A general term used by English writers about the beginning of the 18th century to designate the Indians of any tribe remote from the English settlements of the n. Atlantic coast. It was applied more especially to the tribes of the upper great lakes and to the Shawnee before their removal from the S. The word occurs also as “Farr.” (J. M.)

French Indians. A term used by early English writers to designate the tribes in the French interest, especially the Abnaki and their congeners on the New England frontier.


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Indian Tribes North of MexicoIndian Bands, Gens, & Clans

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Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico, Frederick Webb Hodge, 1906

MLA Source Citation:

Hodge, Frederick Webb, Compiler. The Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico. Bureau of American Ethnology, Government Printing Office. 1906. Web. 30 August 2016.
- Last updated on Oct 15th, 2013

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