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Researching Your Native American Ancestry in Mississippi

This project has a new coordinator. Contact the new coordinator LeFloris Lyon if you have any contributions.

Mississippi Indian Cession Map

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Mississippi was first inhabited by three major tribes:
Chickasaws in the north 
Choctaws in the central and south 
Natchez Indians in the southwest along the Mississippi River. 
Other tribes include:


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Last Update August 30, 2008

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