Discover your family's story.

Enter a grandparent's name to get started.

Start Now

Siletz Tribe

Discover your
family's story.

Enter a grandparent's name to get started.

choose a state:
Start Now

Siletz Indians. A former Salishan tribe on a river of the same name in north west Oregon.  It was the southernmost Salishan tribe on the coast.  Latterly the name was extended to designate all the tribes on the Siletz Reservation in Oregon which belong to the Athapascan, Yakonan, Kusan, Takilman, Shastan and Shahaptian linguistic families.


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 July 2016.
https://www.accessgenealogy.com/native/siletz-tribe.htm
- Last updated on Feb 11th, 2012

This page is part of a larger collection. Access the full collection at Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico.

Pin It on Pinterest

Shares

Share This

Share this post with your friends!