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'''Ancestral Homeland:''' St. Lawrence Valley, and Canada  
 
'''Ancestral Homeland:''' St. Lawrence Valley, and Canada  

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Wyandot (Huron-Wendat) dwellers of the Peninsula or Islanders-1880.jpg

Ancestral Homeland: St. Lawrence Valley, and Canada

Various Spellings: Wyandot, Wyandotte, Wiandot

Tribal Headquarters[edit | edit source]

Wyandotte Nation
64700 East Highway 60
Wyandotte, OK 74370
Phone: 1.918.678.2297
Fax: 1.918.678.2944

History[edit | edit source]

Brief Timeline[edit | edit source]

  • 1752: smallpox epedimic
  • 1832,1836, and 1842 Removed from Ohio
  • 1843: Wyandot removal to Kansas, They were the last Indian tribe to leave Ohio.
  • 1857: moved to Oklahoma
  • 1888 to 1890: land were allotted
  • 1959: Wyandot Tribe of Oklahoma terminated, Tribal membership 1,157, Tribal land (Acres) 94.36
  • 1978: regained federal recognition

Reservations[edit | edit source]

Additional References to the History of the Tribe[edit | edit source]

Additional details are given in John Swanton's The Indian Tribes of North America.

Ohio History Central article on the Wyandot Indians


Records[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Bland Cemetery, Wyandotte, Oklahoma

Huron Indian Cemetery, Kansas City, Kansas, as surveyed in 1892

Rolls[edit | edit source]

1843 Muster Roll of Wyandot Indians who left Upper Sandusky, Ohio in 1843

1870 Tribal Roll of the Wyandot in Kansas and elsewhere.

1874 Voter List by clan

Treaties[edit | edit source]

1785-1843 -- See tribal web site for details.

  • 1785 January 21, at Fort McIntosh 
  • 1789 January 9, at Fort Harmer 
  • 1795 August 3, at Greenville 
  • 1803 August 7, at Vincennes, with the Eel River 
  • 1805 July 4, at Fort Industry 
  • 1807 November 17, at Detroit, with the Ottawa 
  • 1808 November 25, at Brownstown, with the Chippewa, Ect., 
  • 1814 July 22, at Greenville 
  • 1815 September 8, at Spring Wells 
  • 1817 September 29, on the Miami 
  • 1818
  • 1818
  • 1832 January 19, at St. Mary's 
  • 1836 April 23, 
  • 1842 March 17, at upper Sandusky 
  • 1843 December 14, with the Delawares 
  • 1850 April 1, at Washington 
  • 1855 January 31, at Washington 
  • 1867: February 3,with the Seneca, Mixed Seneca and Shwanee, Quapaw, Etc.,

Important Web Sites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]


Bibliography[edit | edit source]

  • Guide to Federal Records in the National Archives; Record Group 75, Records of the Bureau of Indian Affairs.
  • Hodge, Frederick Webb. Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, 1906 Available online.
  • Klein, Barry T., ed. Reference Encyclopedia of the American Indian. Nyack, New York: Todd Publications, 2009. 10th ed. WorldCat 317923332; FHL book 970.1 R259e.
  • Malinowski, Sharon and Sheets, Anna, eds. The Gale Encyclopedia of Native American Tribes. Detroit: Gale Publishing, 1998. 4 volumes. Includes: Lists of Federally Recognized Tribes for U.S., Alaska, and Canada – pp. 513-529 Alphabetical Listing of Tribes, with reference to volume and page in this series Map of “Historic Locations of U.S. Native Groups” Map of “Historic Locations of Canadian Native Groups” Map of “Historic Locations of Mexican, Hawaiian and Caribbean Native Groups” Maps of “State and Federally Recognized U.S. Indian Reservations. WorldCat 37475188; FHL book 970.1 G131g.
Vol. 1 -- Northeast, Southeast, Caribbean
Vol. 2 -- Great Basin, Southwest, Middle America
Vol. 3 -- Arctic, Subarctic, Great Plains, Plateau
Vol. 4 -- California, Pacific Northwest, Pacific Islands
  • Sturtevant, William C. Handbook of North American Indians. 20 vols., some not yet published. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, 1978– .
Volume 1 -- Not yet published
Volume 2 -- Indians in Contemporary Society (pub. 2008) -- WorldCat 234303751
Volume 3 -- Environment, Origins, and Population (pub. 2006) -- WorldCat 255572371
Volume 4 -- History of Indian-White Relations (pub. 1988) -- WorldCat 19331914; FHL book 970.1 H191h v.4.
Volume 5 -- Arctic (pub. 1984) -- WorldCat 299653808; FHL book 970.1 H191h v.5.
Volume 6 -- Subarctic (pub. 1981) -- WorldCat 247493742; FHL book 970.1 H191h v.6.
Volume 7 -- Northwest Coast (pub. 1990) -- WorldCat 247493311
Volume 8 -- California (pub. 1978) -- WorldCat 13240086; FHL book 970.1 H191h v.8.
Volume 9 -- Southwest (pub. 1979) -- WorldCat 26140053; FHL book 970.1 H191h v.9.
Volume 10 -- Southwest (pub. 1983) -- WorldCat 301504096; FHL book 970.1 H191h v.10.
Volume 11 -- Great Basin (pub. 1986) -- WorldCat 256516416; FHL book 970.1 H191h v.11.
Volume 12 -- Plateau (pub. 1998) -- WorldCat 39401371; FHL book 970.1 H191h v.12.
Volume 13 -- Plains, 2 vols. (pub. 2001) -- WorldCat 48209643
Volume 14 -- Southeast (pub. 2004) -- WorldCat 254277176
Volume 15 -- Northwest (pub. 1978) -- WorldCat 356517503; FHL book 970.1 H191h v.15.
Volume 16 -- Not yet published
Volume 17 -- Languages (pub. 1996) -- WorldCat 43957746
Volume 18 -- Not yet published
Volume 19 -- Not yet published
Volume 20 -- Not yet published