Extinct Tribes F-G
Extinct Tribes, Forgotten Names, or Alternate Names of North American Indians
An alphabetical list of extinct native american indian tribes of the United States F to G.
Each tribal profile explains who they were, where they lived, how they lived, an account of first contact with Europeans, population if known, and a brief explanation of what happed to them.
Links to tribal profile pages are at the bottom of the page.
Believed to be Extinct or Absorbed Into Other Tribes
Possibly Extinct? Some May be Canadian tribes?
FACULLIES, 100 in 1820; on Stuart Lake, W. Rocky Mount.: lat. 540, lon. 125° W. FALL, so called from their residence at the falls of the Kooskooskee See ALANSARS. FIVE NATIONS, Mohawks, Senecas, Cayugas, Onondagas, and Oneidas; which see.
FLAT-HEADS, (Tutseewas,) on a large river W. R.; on S. fork Columbia r.
FOLLES AVOINES, the French so called the Menominee.
FOND DU LAC, roam from Snake River to the Sandy Lakes.
FOWL-TOWNS, (Seminoles,) 12 m. E. Fort Scott; about 300 in 1820.
FOXES, (Ottagamies,) called Renards by the French ; dispossessed by B. Hawk’s war
GANAWESE, on the heads of Potomac River; same as Kanhaways, probably.
GAYHEAD, Martha’s Vineyard; 200 in 1809; in 1820, 340.
GRAND RIVER, on Grand r., N. side L. Ontario ; Mohawks, Seneca, and oth.; 2,000.
GROS VENTRES, W. Mississippi, On Maria River, in 1806; in 1834, 3,000.