Bureau of Indian Affairs

INDEX TO FEDERAL ACKNOWLEDGMENT PETITIONERS BY STATE

(as of April 4, 2000)

Alphabetical Table of Contents by State

| Alabama  | Alaska | Arizona | Arkansas | California | Colorado | Connecticut | Delaware | Florida | Georgia | Idaho | Indiana | Kansas | Louisiana | Maine | Maryland | Massachusetts | Michigan | Minnesota | Mississippi | Missouri | Montana | Nevada | New Jersey | New Mexico | New York | North Carolina | North Dakota | Ohio | Oklahoma | Oregon | Rhode Island | South Carolina | Tennessee | Texas | Vermont | Virginia | Washington | Wisconsin |

ALABAMA 

007 Principal Creek Indian Nation East of the Mississippi
c/o Mr. Arthur R. Turner (904) 834-2728

P.O. Box 201 (Last Known Address)
Florala, AL 36442

Letter of Intent to Petition 11/09/1971
Declined to Acknowledge 06/10/1985 50 FR 14302; certified letter returned "not known" 10/1997.

013 Poarch Band of Creek Indians
(aka Creek Nation East of the Mississippi)

c/o Mr. Eddie L. Tullis (334) 368-9136
5811 Jack Springs Road FAX (334) 368-4502
Atmore, AL 36502 Chairman's FAX (334) 368-1026

Letter of Intent to Petition 05/15/1975
Acknowledged 08/10/1984 49 FR 24083

077 Cherokee Tribe of Northeast Alabama (formerly known as Cherokees of Jackson County, Alabama)
c/o Ms. Charlene Story (205)680-1957

P.O. Box 1618
Pinson, AL 35126
Contact person: Rev. Jeffrey Hitt, e-mail blkbear@gateway.net

Letter of Intent to Petition 09/23/1981

086 MOWA Band of Choctaw Indians
c/o Mr. Wilford Taylor (334) 829-5500

1080 W. Red Fox Road
Mt. Vernon, AL 36560

Letter of Intent to Petition 05/27/1983

Final Determination to Decline to Acknowledge pub'd 12/24/1997 62FR247:67398-67400; petitioner requested reconsideration from IBIA 3/23/1998 

087 MaChis Lower Alabama Creek Indian Tribe
c/o Mrs. Pennie Wright (205) 894-5631

Rt. 1, 708 S. John Street (Last Known Address)
New Brockton, AL 36351

Letter of Intent to Petition 06/27/1983
Declined to Acknowledge 08/18/1988 52 FR 34319
 

107 Cherokees of Southeast Alabama
c/o Mr. Raymond (Dick) Hull (334)756-2889

P. O. Box 717-0707
Dothan, AL 36302

Letter of Intent to Petition 05/27/1988 

141 The Langley Band of the Chickamogee Cherokee Indians
of the Southeastern United States (Phone Unknown)
c/o Mr. Marion Willis, Jr. (Last Known Address)

2105 Lorna Ridge Lane
Birmingham, AL 35216

Letter of Intent to Petition 04/20/1994; telephone disconnected; certified letter returned "no such number" 11/5/1997

205 Cherokee Nation of Alabama
c/o Winfred H. Watts, Jr. (205) 595-4588, (205) 595-4901

4901 Clairmont Avenue FAX (205) 595-3985
Birmingham, AL 35222

Letter of Intent to Petition 02/16/1999

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ALASKA
 

036 Tsimshian Tribal Council

c/o Mr. John Reece (907) 225-2961
P.O. Box 7162
Ketchikan, AK 99901

Letter of Intent to Petition 07/02/1978
 

156 Katalla-Chilkat Tlingit Tribe of Alaska

c/o Mr. Gary Patton (907) 338-3814
1001 Boniface Parkway, Suite 45P
Juneau, AK 99504

Letter of Intent to Petition 02/02/1995
 

177 Chilkoot Kaagwaantaan Clan

c/o Mr. Richard Young, Sr. (Phone Unknown)
P.O. Box 275
Haines, AK 99827

Letter of Intent to Petition 4/22/1997

206 Knugank Tribal Council, AK

c/o Mr. Dennis Olsen, Sr. (907) 842-3511; (Fax) (907) 842-3512
P. O. Box 571
Dillingham, AK 99576

Letter of Intent to Petition 01/07/1999
 

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ARIZONA
 

071 San Juan Southern Paiute

c/o Mrs. Evelyn James (602) 526-7143
P.O. Box 2656
Tuba City, AZ 86045

Letter of Intent to Petition 05/06/1980 (Alternate contact: DNA (602) 283-5265)

Acknowledged 3/28/1990 (Final Determination published 12/05/1989
54 FR 51502; correction 54 FR 53799; IBIA-90-53-A)

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ARKANSAS
 

118 Revived Ouachita Indians of Arkansas and America

c/o Mr. John D. Woodall (870) 867-4252
P.O. Box 34
Story, AR 71970-0034
Contact person: Andrew Rubly (870) 334-2894

Letter of Intent to Petition 04/25/1990
 

190 Western Arkansas Cherokee Tribe

c/o Mr. Paul Thomas Vickers (870) 481-6174
P.O. Box 1131
Midway, AR 72653

Letter of Intent to Petition 04/07/1998
 

191 Western Cherokee Nation of Arkansas and Missouri

c/o Lola Smith Scholl (870) 239-5174 FAX (870) 239-9974
Hwy. 351
Paragould, AR 72450

Letter of Intent to Petition 05/01/1998
 

204 Lost Cherokee of Arkansas & Missouri

c/o. W.K. Maxwell, Jr. (Phone Unknown)
108 South Fisher
Jonesboro, AR 72401
Contact person: Cliff Bishop, Rt. 1, Box 353, Bartlesville, OK 74003

Letter of Intent to Petition 02/10/1999

216 The Old Settler Cherokee Nation of Arkansas

c/o. Mr. Joe Bagby (Phone Unknown)
P. O. Box 82
Timbo, AR 72680

Letter of Intent to Petition 09/17/1999

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CALIFORNIA
 

002 Ione Band of Miwok Indians

c/o Mr. Nicolas Villa, Jr. (209) 274-2915
2919 Jackson Valley Road
Ione, CA 95640

Letter of Intent to Petition 1916

Status Clarified Administratively by Assistant Secretary 3/22/1994
 

021 Mono Lake Indian Community

c/o Mr. Jerry Andrews (760) 647-6471
P.O. Box 237
Lee Vining, CA 93541
Contact person: Dorothy Alther, California Indian Legal Services (760) 873-3581

Letter of Intent to Petition 07/09/1976
 

022 Washoe/Paiute of Antelope Valley

c/o Mr. Wesley G. Dick, Sr. (916) 495-2824
P.O. Box 35
Coleville, CA 96107

Letter of Intent to Petition 07/09/1976
 

022A Antelope Valley Paiute Tribe

c/o Ms. Andrea Erickson (916) 495-2434
P.O. Box 119
Coleville, CA 96107
Contact person: Dorothy Alther, California Indian Legal Services (760) 873-3581

Letter of Intent to Petition 07/09/1976
 

024 United Maidu Nation

c/o Ms. Clara J. LeCompte (530) 257-9691
P.O. Box 204
Susanville, CA 96130
Contact person: Lorena Gorbet (530) 284-7007

Letter of Intent to Petition 01/06/1977
 

047 Kern Valley Indian Community (760) 379-2081

c/o Mr. Robert Robinson
P.O. Box 401
Weldon, CA 93283

Letter of Intent to Petition 02/27/1979
 

051 Death Valley Timbi-Sha Shoshone Band

c/o Ms. Dollie Jones (714) 786-2418
P.O. Box 206
Death Valley, CA 93621

Letter of Intent to Petition 04/09/1979

Acknowledged 01/03/1983 47 FR 50109
 

070 United Lumbee Nation of North Carolina and America

c/o Mrs. Eva Jones Reed (Phone Unknown)
P.O. Box 911
Exeter, CA 93221

Letter of Intent to Petition 04/28/1980

Declined to Acknowledge 07/02/1985 50 FR 18746
 

080 Coastal Band of Chumash Indians

c/o Mr. Bob Rivera (805) 965-0718
Santa Barbara Indian Center
610 Del Monte Avenue
Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Letter of Intent to Petition 03/25/1982
 

082 Southern Sierra Miwuk Nation

(formerly American Indian Council of Mariposa County, aka Yosemite)

c/o Mr. Bill Leonard (209) 966-0578 (w)
P.O. Box 1200 (209) 966-4296 (h)
Mariposa, CA 95338

Letter of Intent to Petition 04/24/1982

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CALIFORNIA--CONTINUED
 

083 Shasta Nation

c/o Mr. Roy V. Hall, Jr. (916) 842-5654
P.O. Box 1054
Yreka, CA 96097

Letter of Intent to Petition 05/28/1982
 

084a Juaneno Band of Mission Indians

c/o Mr. David Belardes (714) 493-0959
3172 Via Belardes
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675

Also:

c/o Ms. Jean Frietze (949) 488-3484
31877 Del Obispo, Suite 106A
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675-3209

Letter of Intent to Petition 08/17/1982
 

084b Juaneno Band of Mission Indians

c/o Ms. Sonia Johnston (714) 841-0441 (evening)
P.O. Box 25628 (714) 852-9555 ext. 334 (work)
Santa Ana, CA 92799

Letter of Intent to Petition 3/8/1996
 

085 Tolowa Nation

c/o Ms. Charlene Storr (707) 464-7332
P.O. Box 213
Fort Dick, CA 95538

Letter of Intent to Petition 01/31/1983
 
 

090 North Fork Band of Mono Indians

c/o Mr. Ron Good (209) 299-3729
133 Sierra
Clovis, CA 93643

Letter of Intent to Petition 09/07/1983
 

092 Dunlap Band of Mono Indians

Mono Tribal Council of Dunlap
c/o Mr. Benjamin Charley (209) 338-2545
P.O. Box 44
Dunlap, CA 93621
Contact person: Florence Dick (209) 228-5895 (w)/(209) 338-2482 (h)

Letter of Intent to Petition 01/04/1984
 

093 Nor-Rel-Muk Nation

(formerly Hayfork Band; formerly Nor-El-Muk Band of Wintu Indians)
c/o Mr. Raymond Patton (916) 628-5175
P.O. Box 673
Hayfork, CA 96041

Letter of Intent to Petition 01/05/1984
 

096 San Luis Rey Band of Mission Indians

c/o Mr. Russell Romo (213) 623-1234
2302 Carriage Circle
Oceanside, CA 92056
Contact person: Carrie Lopez, Project Manager (760) 757-5673

Letter of Intent to Petition 10/18/1984
 

097 Wintu Indians of Central Valley, California

c/o Mr. Bill George (916) 223-4262
P.O. Box 835 (Last Known Address)
Central Valley, CA 96109

Letter of Intent to Petition 10/26/1984; certified letter returned by P.O. 10/1997
 

098 Wintoon Indians

c/o Mr. Ed Grant (916) 365-0859
1566 Pinon Ave. (Last Known Address)
Anderson, CA 96007

Letter of Intent to Petition 10/26/1984; certified letter returned by P.O. 10/1997
 

099 Chukchansi Yokotch Tribe

c/o Ms. Karen Tex Morris (209) 689-3318
P.O. Box 329
Raymond, CA 93653

Letter of Intent to Petition 05/09/1985
 

104 Yokayo Tribe of Indians

c/o Mrs. Dorene Mitchell (707) 462-4074
1114 Helen Avenue
Ukiah, CA 95482

Letter of Intent to Petition 03/09/1987; certified letter returned by P.O. 10/1997
 

106 Wukchumni Council

c/o Ms. Martha Tapleras (209) 625-2449
36787 Road 197 (Last Known Address)
Woodlake, CA 93286
Contact person: Susan Weese, 145 Perez Ave., Visalia, CA 93291

Letter of Intent to Petition 02/22/1988; certified letter undeliverable 10/1997
 

109 Choinumni Council

c/o Ms. Mae Davidian (209) 233-9781
2428 N. Thesta (Last Known Address)
Fresno, CA 93725
Contact person: Anna Alec, 2428 South Cedar Ave., Fresno, CA 93725

Letter of Intent to Petition 07/14/1988; certified letter undeliverable 10/1997
 

110 Coastanoan Band of Carmel Mission Indians

c/o Mr. Anthony Miranda (818) 210-6922
4624 North Durfee Avenue
El Monte, CA 91097
Contact person: Vincent J. Zarate, (626) 444-3191

Letter of Intent to Petition 09/16/1988

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CALIFORNIA--CONTINUED
 

111 Ohlone/Costanoan Muwekma Tribe aka Muwekma Indian Tribe: Costanoan/Ohlone Indian Families of the San Francisco Bay

c/o Ms. Rosemary Cambra (408) 441-6473
226 Airport Parkway, Suite 630 FAX (408) 441-1841
San Jose, CA 95110

Letter of Intent to Petition 05/09/1989
 

112 Indian Canyon Band of Coastanoan/Mutsun Indians

c/o Ms. Ann Marie Sayers (408) 637-4238
P.O. Box 28
Hollister, CA 95024-0028

Letter of Intent to Petition 06/09/1989
 

116 Salinan Nation aka Salinan-Chumash Nation

c/o Ms. Jenni Mousseaux (408) 338-7880
P.O. Box 610546
San Jose, CA 95161
Contact person: Mr. Joseph Ballesteros

Letter of Intent to Petition 10/10/1989
 

120 Amah Band of Ohlone/Costanoan Indians

c/o Marion Martinez (Phone Unknown)
26206 Coleman Avenue
Hayward, CA 94544
Contact person: Mr. Charles (Charlie) Higuera, 1316 Buena Vista Ave., Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Letter of Intent to Petition 09/18/1990
 

128 Tsnungwe Council

c/o Mr. Paul Ammon (Phone Unknown)
P.O. Box 373
Salyer, CA 95563
Contact person: Dena Magdaleno, (916) 629-3356

Letter of Intent to Petition 09/22/1992
 

131 Esselen/Coastanoan Tribe of Monterey County

(formerly Esselen Tribe of Monterey Council)

c/o Ms. Joan P. Denys (Phone unknown)
1024 Chippendale Way
Roseville, CA 95661

Letter of Intent to Petition 11/16/1992; withdrawn 11/15/1996
 

132 Ohlone/Costanoan - Esselen Nation

c/o Ms. Loretta Wyer (408) 455-8315
P.O. Box 7383
Spreckels, CA 93926

Letter of Intent to Petition 12/03/1992
 

136 Chukchansi Yokotch Tribe of Mariposa CA.

c/o Ms. Lynda L. Appling (209) 742-7060
4962 Watt Road
Mariposa, CA 95338-9743

Letter of Intent to Petition 05/25/1993
 

137 Wintu Tribe of Northern California

c/o Mr. Gene A. Malone (530) 243-1766
P.O. Box 71036
Project City, CA 96079
Contact person: Caleen Sisk-Franco (530) 343-2041

Letter of Intent to Petition 08/25/1993
 

139 Salinan Tribe of Monterey County

c/o Ms. Donna Haro (800) 997-8999
P.O. Box 2166
Concord, CA 94521

Letter of Intent to Petition 11/13/1993
 

140 Gabrielino/Tongva Nation

c/o Mr. Anthony Morales
P.O. Box 693
San Gabriel, CA 91778
Contact person: Mary Anne Moore, (626) 961-1387

Letter of Intent to Petition 03/21/1994
 

140A Gabrielino/Tongva Indians of California Tribal Council

c/o Mr. John C. Lassos (310) 390-4798
5450 Slauson Avenue, Suite 151 FAX (562) 920-9449
Culver City, CA 90230

Letter of Intent to Petition 8/14/1997
 

143 Costanoan-Rumsen Carmel Tribe

c/o Tony Cerda (909) 464-2074 days
3929 Riverside Drive (909) 622-1564 evenings
Chino, CA 91710

Letter of Intent to Petition 08/24/1994
 

147 Costoanoan Ohlone Rumsen-Mutsen Tribe

c/o Mr. Patrick Orozco (408) 728-8471
644 Peartree Drive
Watsonville, CA 95076

Letter of Intent to Petition 12/07/1994
 

154 Federated Coast Miwok

c/o Mr. Greg Sarris (213) 851-8889
Contact person: Tim Campbell (707) 763-6143 days;
(415) 878-5117 evenings; FAX 707-762-7681

Letter of Intent to Petition 02/08/1995

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CALIFORNIA--CONTINUED
 

158 Fernandeno/Tataviam Tribe

c/o Mr. Edward A. Ortega (818) 361-0680
11640 Rincon Avenue
Sylmar, CA 91342

Letter of Intent to Petition 04/24/1995
 

159 Wadatkuht Band of the Northern Paiutes of the Honey Lake Valley

c/o Mr. Harold Dixon (916) 257-4908
P.O. Box 541
Susanville, CA 98130

Letter of Intent to Petition 01/26/1995
 

163 Ish Panesh United Band of Indians (formerly Oakbrook Chumash People aka Ish Panesh Band of Mission Indians, Oakbrook Park Chumash)

c/o Mr. John Valenzuela (805) 492-8076 daytime
2060-D Avenida de los Arboles 317 FAX (805) 492-7996
Thousand Oaks, CA 91362-1356 (805) 492-5446 evening

Letter of Intent to Petition 05/25/1995
 

165 Tinoqui-Chalola Council of Kitanemuk and Yowlumne Tejon Indians

c/o Delia "Dee" Dominguez (626) 339-6785
981 N. Virginia
Covina, California 91722

Letter of Intent to Petition 01/16/1996
 

175 Ani Yvwi Yuchi

c/o Mr. Joe Lenwood Henderson (Phone Unknown)
58757 Santa Barbara Drive
Yucca Valley, CA 92284

Letter of Intent to Petition 7/31/1996
 

176 Coastal Gabrieleno Diegueno Band of Mission Indians

c/o Mr. Jim (Ernie) Velasquez (909) 788-0431
5776 42nd Street
Riverside, CA 92509

Letter of Intent to Petition 3/18/1997
 

186 Calusa-Seminole Nation

c/o Mr. Nokus Wayne Harjo Bowen (Phone Unknown)
343 Soquel Avenue #93
Santa Cruz, CA 95062

Letter of Intent to Petition 04/28/1998
 

193 The Displaced Elem Lineage Emancipated Members (DELEMA)

c/o Richard J. Steward (Phone unknown)
4343 Whistler Avenue
Santa Rosa, CA 95407

Letter of Intent to Petition
 

197 Konkow Valley Band of Maidu

c/o Mr. Alfred E. Clark (530) 534-9943
360 B Grand Avenue FAX (530) 534-4506
Oroville, CA 95965

Letter of Intent to Petition 8/20/1998
 

201 Gabrieleno Band of Mission Indians of California

c/o Ms. Susan Frank (909) 845-3606
P.O. Box 3022
Beaumont, CA 92223

Letter of Intent to Petition 11/3/1998
 

202 T'Si-akim Maidu

c/o Mr. Donald E. Ryberg (Phone Unknown)
P.O. Box 3951
Quincy, CA 95972

Letter of Intent to Petition 11/16/1998

209 Sierra Foothill Wuksachi Yokuts Tribe

c/o Marie Dominguez (Phone Unknown)
34845 Maxon Road, #108
Sanger, CA 93657

Letter of Intent to Petition 5/11/1999

210 Costanoan Tribe of Santa Cruz and San Juan Bautista Missions

c/o Ms. Quirina Cynthia Luna (Phone Unknown)
704 Wessmith Way
Madera, CA 93638-2172

Letter of Intent to Petition 5/11/1999

222 Traditional Choinuymni Tribe (East of the Kings River)

c/o Ms. Angie Osborne (Phone Unknown)
2787 N. Piedra Rd.
Sanger, CA 93657

Letter of Intent to Petition 3/29/2000

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 COLORADO
 

026 Munsee Thames River Delaware

c/o Mr. William Lee Little Soldier (Phone Unknown)
P.O. Box 587
Manitou Springs, CO 80911

Letter of Intent to Petition 07/22/1977

Declined to Acknowledge 01/03/1983 47 FR 50109
 

133 Council for the Benefit of the Colorado Winnebagoes

c/o Ms. Janice E. Stott (Phone Unknown)
P.O. Box 31397 (Last Known Address)
Aurora, CO 80041

Letter of Intent to Petition 01/26/1993; certified letter returned "attempted, not known" 11/5/97

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CONNECTICUT
 

035 Eastern Pequot Indians of Connecticut
c/o Ms. Mary E. Sebastian (860) 535-1868
391 Norwich Westerly Road FAX (860) 535-8026
PO Box 208
North Stonington, CT 06359
Contact person: Lawrence E. Wilson, III

Letter of Intent to Petition 06/28/1978
 

038 The Mohegan Tribe of Indians of the State of Connecticut

c/o Mr. Ralph W. Sturges (860) 848-6100
27 Church Lane
Uncasville, CT 06382

Letter of Intent to Petition 07/12/1978

Final Determination to Acknowledge Published 3/15/1994 FR 59 12140
 

042 Western (Mashantucket) Pequot Indians

c/o Mr. Richard A. Hayward (203) 536-2681
Indiantown Road, P.O. Box 160
Ledyard, CT 06339

Letter of Intent to Petition 01/15/1979

Legislative Recognition 10/18/1983 P.L. 98-134
 

079 Schaghticoke Indian Tribe

c/o Ms. Paulette Crone-Morange (203) 459-2531
601 Main Street Fax: (203) 459-2535
Monroe, CT 06468

Letter of Intent to Petition 12/14/1981
 

081 Golden Hill Paugussett Tribe

c/o Mr. Aurelius H. Piper (203) 393-2227
Suite 236 FAX (203) 393-0582
1440 Whalley Avenue
New Haven, CT 06515

Letter of Intent to Petition 04/13/1982

Final Determination to decline published 9/26/96; reconsidered final determination issued 5/24/99; to receive amended proposed finding under all seven mandatory criteria
 

113 Paucatuck Eastern Pequot Indians of Connecticut

c/o Ms. Agnes E. Cunha (203) 572-9899
P.O. Box 370
North Stonington, CT 06359

Letter of Intent to Petition 06/20/1989
 

129 The Mohegan Tribe & Nation

c/o Attorney Stuart Einhorn (860) 886-9225
88 Sherman Street FAX (860) 887-5336
Norwich, CT 06360
Ms. Eleanor Fortin, Chairperson

Letter of Intent to Petition 10/06/1992
 

179 The Nehantic Tribe and Nation

c/o Mr. Jerry A. Walden (Phone Unknown)
231 West Main St.
Chester, CT 06412

Letter of Intent to Petition 9/5/1997
 

195 The Southern Pequot Tribe

c/o Ransford L. Collins (Phone Unknown)
97 Fog Plain Road
Waterford, Connecticut 06385

Letter of Intent to Petition 7/7/1998

207 Pequot Mohegan Tribe, Inc.

c/o Van Thomas Green (Phone Unknown)
387 High Street, Suite 3-B
Middleton, Connecticut 06457

Letter of Intent to Petition 4/12/1999

213 Poquonnock Pequot Tribe

c/o Mr. Paul A. Davis (860)464-1322
P. O. Box 250
Ledyard, Connecticut 06339

Letter of Intent to Petition 7/7/1999

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DELAWARE
 

040 Nanticoke Indian Association

c/o Mr. Kenneth S. Clark, Sr. (302) 945-2475
Route 4, Box 107-A KClarkSr@bellatlantic.net
Millsboro, DE 19966

Letter of Intent to Petition 08/08/1978; requested petition be placed on hold 3/25/1989

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FLORIDA
 

010 Creeks East of the Mississippi (904) 587-2116
P.O. Box 123 (Last Known Address)
Molino, FL 32577

Letter of Intent to Petition 03/21/1973 (Petnd as part of #008 Lwr Muscogee Creek, Cairo GA)

Declined to Acknowledge 12/21/1981 46 FR 51652, see also 47 FR 14783
 

032 Florida Tribe of Eastern Creek Indians

c/o Mr. John C.B. Thomas (904) 835-2078
P.O. Box 3028
Bruce, FL 32455

Letter of Intent to Petition 06/02/1978
 

032a Apalachicola Band of Creek Indians

c/o Ms. Mary Blount (904) 224-3007
104 West 4th Ave. FAX (904) 224-5014
Tallahassee, Florida 32303

Letter of Intent to Petition 01/17/1996
 

043 Tuscola United Cherokee Tribe of Florida and Alabama, Inc.

c/o Mr. H. A. Rhoden (407) 349-5257
P.O. Box 49
Geneva, FL 32732

Letter of Intent to Petition 01/19/1979; withdrawn at petitioner's request 11/24/1997
 

089 Seminole Nation of Florida [aka Traditional Seminole]

c/o Mr. Danny Billie (406) 449-2006
Indian Law Resource Center
602 N. Ewing Street
Helena, MT 59601
Contact person: Robert T. Coulter

Letter of Intent to Petition 08/05/1983

Referred to SOL for determination 5/25/1990
 

117 Oklewaha Band of Yamassee Seminole Indians

c/o Mr. Norman Buford (352) 546-1386
P.O. Box 521
Orange Springs, FL 32682

Letter of Intent to Petition 02/12/1990

218 Creek-Euchee Band of Indians of Florida

c/o Chris Sewell (Phone Unknown)
P.O. Box 157
Bristol, FL 32321

Letter of Intent to Petition 11/23/1999

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GEORGIA
 

008 Lower Muskogee Creek Tribe - East of the Mississippi, Inc.

c/o Mrs. Marian S. McCormick (912) 762-3165
Route 2, Box 370
Whigham, GA 31797

Letter of Intent to Petition 02/02/1972

Declined to Acknowledge 12/21/1981 46 FR 51652
 

027 Cherokee Indians of Georgia, Inc.

c/o Mr. James Young Bear Reynolds (912) 436-1605
1809 Fulton Avenue
Albany, GA 31705
Contact person: Tammy Shiver

Letter of Intent to Petition 08/08/1977
 

029 Southeastern Cherokee Confederacy, Inc.

c/o Mr. William Rattlesnake Jackson (912) 787-5722
Route 4, Lot #120, Will Hatcher
Albany, GA 31705

Letter of Intent to Petition 03/09/1978

Declined to Acknowledge 11/25/1985 50 FR 39047

INFORMATIONAL NOTE:

Name change 1/31/1996: American Cherokee Confederacy, c/o Mr. William Rattlesnake Jackson, Rt. 4, Box 120, Albany, GA 31705; Phone (912) 787-5722.
New address 1/31/1996: Southeastern Cherokee Confederacy, c/o Ms. Vivian Lawson, PO Box 367, Ochloknee, GA 31773; Contact A.G. Lynch, 179 Joe Coleman Rd., Omega, GA 31775; Phone (912) 528-4262
 

041 Georgia Tribe of Eastern Cherokees, Inc.

c/o Mr. Thomas Mote (706)867-9325
P.O. Box 607 FAX (706) 867-9325
75-A Enota Street
Dahlonega, GA 30533
Contact person: Mae Cain, Rt. 7, Box 660, Dahlonega, GA 30555

Informational note: Another group using this name, headed by Mr. William Dover and Mr. Charles Thurmond, has not filed any petition for Federal acknowledgment.

Letter of Intent to Petition 01/09/1979

041A Cane Break Band of Eastern Cherokees

c/o Mrs. Mary Ann Cain (Phone Unknown)
Route 3, Box 750 (Last Known Address)
Dahlonega, GA 30533

Letter of Intent to Petition 01/09/1979; rejoined #041, notification 7/16/1997
 

[164] SouthEastern Indian Nation

c/o Mr. Jerry Laney (912) 439-6422 days
P.O. Box 43007 (912) 787-5180 evenings
Albany, Georgia 31704

Incomplete Letter of Intent to Petition 01/05/1996; requested removal from petitioning process 11/10/1997

208 The Yamassee Native American Moors of the Creek Nation

c/o Mr. Malachi York (706)474-0098
P.O. Box 707; FAX (706)484-1923
Milledgeville, GA 31061

Letter of Intent to Petition 04/24/1999
 

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IDAHO
 

055 Delawares of Idaho, Inc.

c/o Mr. Charles Creech Sr. (208) 334-3100
P.O. Box 4012
Boise, ID 83711
Contact person: Ladean Denning

Letter of Intent to Petition 06/26/1979

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INDIANA
 

066 Miami Nation of Indians of the State of Indiana, Inc.

c/o Mr. Raymond O. White, Jr. (317) 473-9631
P.O. Box 41
Peru, IN 46970

Letter of Intent to Petition 04/02/1980

Declined to Acknowledge 08/17/1992 57 FR 27312
 

123 Upper Kispoko Band of the Shawnee Nation

c/o Mr. Augustus J. Rosemont (317) 457-5376
617 S. Washington Street (Last Known Address)
Kokomo, IN 46901

Letter of Intent to Petition 04/10/91; certified letter returned undeliverable 10/30/97

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KANSAS
 

033 Delaware-Muncie

c/o Mr. Clio M. Church (913) 566-3515
Box 274 - 221 W. C. St.
Pomona, KS 66076
Contact person: Clio Caleb Church

Letter of Intent to Petition 06/19/1978

142 Wyandot Nation of Kansas

c/o Ms. Janith English (913) 743-4934
5412 Tomahawk Rd. FAX (913) 677-4503
Prairie Village, KS 66208

Letter of Intent to Petition 05/12/1994
 

160 United Tribe of Shawnee Indians

c/o Mr. Jimmie D. Oyler (913) 583-3236
P.O. Box 505
De Soto, KS 66018

Letter of Intent to Petition 07/06/1995

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LOUISIANA
 

001 Tunica-Biloxi Indian Tribe of Louisiana

c/o Mr. Earl J. Barbry, Sr. (318) 253-9767
P.O. Box 331
Marksville, LA 71351

Letter of Intent to Petition 09/07/1978

Acknowledged 09/25/1981 46 FR 38411
 

030 Clifton-Choctaw Indians aka Clifton Choctaw Reservation Inc.

c/o Mr. Roy L. Tyler (318) 793-4254 daytime
1146 Clifton Rd. (318) 793-2046 evening
Clifton, LA 71447
Contact person: Theresa Clifton Sarpy, FAP Manager (318) 793-4253

Letter of Intent to Petition 03/22/1978
 

037 Choctaw-Apache Community of Ebarb, Inc.

c/o Mr. Tommy W. Bolton (318) 645-2744
P.O. Box 858
Zwolle, LA 71486

Letter of Intent to Petition 07/02/1978
 

045 Jena Band of Choctaws

c/o Mr. Jerry D. Jackson (318) 992-2717
P.O. Box 14
Jena, LA 71342-0014

Letter of Intent to Petition 02/02/1979

Proposed Finding 10/31/1994 FR 54496

Acknowledged 8/29/95
 

056 United Houma Nation, Inc.

c/o Ms. Brenda Dardar (504) 475-6640
Route 1, Box 95-A FAX (504) 475-7109
Golden Meadow, LA 70357

Letter of Intent to Petition 07/10/1979

Proposed Finding 12/22/1994 59 FR 66l8

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LOUISIANA--CONTINUED
 

056A Biloxi, Chitimacha Confederation of Muskogees, Inc.

c/o Mr. Reginald T. Billiot (504) 446-5707
1112 Daisy Street e-mail reggie@ampersand.net
Houma, LA 70363

Letter of Intent to Petition 10/24/1995 (separated from United Houma Nation)
 

056B Point au Chien Indian Tribe

c/o Mr. Charles Verdin (Phone Unknown)
793 Aragon Road
Montegut, LA 70377

Letter of Intent to Petition 7/22/1996 (separated from United Houma Nation)
 

138 Caddo Adais Indians, Inc.

c/o Mr. Rufus Davis, Jr. (318) 472-8680
4500 Hwy. 485 (318) 472-9779 evenings
Robeline, LA 71469

Letter of Intent to Petition 09/13/1993
 

166 Apalachee Indian Tribe

c/o Mr. Charles E. Stuckey
220 Stovall Road
Alexandria, Louisiana 71303
Contact person: Anthony J. Caruso (318) 383-9999; Marvin F. Haynes, (318) 239-0493

Letter of Intent to Petition 01/22/1996
 

166a Apalachee Indians of Louisiana

c/o Mr. Gilmer Bennett (318) 473-4412
P.O. Box 84
Libuse, Louisiana 71348

Letter of Intent to Petition 2/5/1996

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MAINE
 

103 Aroostook Band of Micmacs

c/o Ms. Mary Philbrook (207) 764-1972
P.O. Box 772 FAX (207) 764-7667
Presque Isle, ME 04769

Letter of Intent to Petition 11/29/1985

Legislative Recognition 11/26/1991

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MARYLAND
 

028 Piscataway-Conoy Confederacy and Sub-Tribes, Inc.

c/o Ms. Mervin A. Savoy (301) 609-7625
P.O. Box 1484 FAX (301) 609-9317
LaPlata, MD 20646 (301) 743-2235 evenings

Letter of Intent to Petition 02/22/1978
 

149 Accohannock Indian Tribal Association, Inc.

c/o Mr. Rudy Hall (410) 623-2660
P.O. Box 404 (410) 957-1683 evenings
Marian, MD 21838 mapperti@shore.intercom.net
Contact person: Brandy L. Evans, Federal Acknowledgment Officer

Letter of Intent to Petition 01/18/1995
 

167 Federation: Moorish Science Temple of America, Inc.

c/o Mr. Jerome Graham-Bey (410) 233-5475
1814 Ashburton Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21216

Letter of Intent to Petition 01/23/96; determined ineligible to petition 5/15/1997

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MASSACHUSETTS
 

015 Mashpee Wampanoag Indian Tribal Council, Inc.

c/o Mr. Russell M. Peters (508) 477-0208
PO Box 1048 (617) 232-0097
Mashpee, MA 02649

Letter of Intent to Petition 07/07/1975
 

[Formerly combined 069, Nipmuc Nation (separated May 22, 1996)]

069A Nipmuc Nation (Hassanamisco Band)

c/o Mr. Walter Vickers (508) 865-9800
156 Worcester - Providence Road, Suite 32 FAX (508) 865-9988
Sutton Square Mall
Sutton, MA 01590

Letter of Intent to Petition 04/22/1980

Proposed finding in progress
 

069B Chaubunagungamaug Band of the Nipmuck Nation, Webster/Dudley

c/o Mr. Edwin Morse Sr. (413) 436-5596
280 Keys Road FAX (413) 436-0406
West Brookfield, MA 01585

Letter of Intent to Petition 04/22/1980; separated from 69A 5/31/1996

Proposed finding in progress
 

076 Wampanoag Tribal Council of Gay Head, Inc.

c/o Mrs. Gladys A. Widdiss (617) 645-9265
State Road
Gay Head, MA 02535

Letter of Intent to Petition 07/06/1981

Acknowledged 04/11/1987 52 FR 4193
 

151 Cowasuck Band-Abenaki People

c/o Mr. Paul W. Pouliot (508) 528-7629
160 Daily Drive
Franklin, MA 02038-2951

Letter of Intent to Petition 01/23/1995
 

153 Pocasset Wampanoag Indian Tribe

c/o Mr. Robert Page (Phone Unknown)
900 Milldale Road
Cheshire, CT 06410

Letter of Intent to Petition 02/01/1995

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MICHIGAN
 

003 Grand Traverse Band of Ottawas and Chippewa

c/o Mr. Joseph C. Raphael (6l6) 271-3538
Route 1, Box 135
Suttons Bay, MI 49682

Letter of Intent to Petition 05/05/1935

Acknowledged 05/27/1980 45 FR 19322
 

006 Lac Vieux Desert Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians

c/o Mr. John McGeshick (906) 358-4577
P.O. Box 249 - Choate Road FAX (906) 358-4785
Watersmeet, MI 49969

Letter of Intent to Petition 06/01/1971

Legislative Clarification of Recognition 09/08/1988 P.L.100-420
 

009 Huron Potawatomi, Inc. (aka Nottawaseppi Huron Potawatomi Band)

c/o Ms. Shirley A. English, Chairperson (616) 729-5151
2221 1-1/2 Mile Road FAX (616) 729-5920
Fulton, MI 49052

Letter of Intent to Petition 03/11/1972

Acknowledged 3/21/1996
 

009A Match-e-be-nash-she-wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians of Michigan

(formerly Gun Lake Village Band & Ottawa Colony Band of Grand River Ottawa Indians)

c/o Mr. D.K. Sprague (616) 681-8830
P.O. Box 218
Dorr, MI 49323
Contact person: Mr. William Church

Letter of Intent to Petition 06/24/1992

Proposed Finding pub'd 7/16/1997; Final Determination pub'd 10/23/98; City of Detroit requested reconsideration before IBIA 1/19/99
 

064 Consolidated Bahwetig Ojibwas and Mackinac Tribe

c/o Mr. Mike Wright (906) 635-9521
P.O. Box 697 (Last Known Address)
Sault St. Marie, MI 49783

Letter of Intent to Petition 12/04/1979; certified letter returned "attempted not known" 11/5/1997
 

075 Potawatomi Indians of Indiana and Michigan, Inc.

c/o Mr. Joseph Winchester (616) 424-5553
43237 Town Hall Road
Dowagiac, MI 49047

Letter of Intent to Petition 05/03/1981

MERGED with 078

Legislatively acknowledged March 1994
 

078 Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians

c/o Mr. Robert Moody, Jr., Chairman (616) 782-8998
43237 Town Hall Road
P.O. Box 180 FAX (616) 782-6882
Dowagiac, MI 49047

Letter of Intent to Petition 11/23/1981

Legislatively acknowledged 09/21/1994
 

101 Burt Lake Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians, Inc.

c/o Mr. Carl Frazier (616) 529-6113
P.O. Box 206
Brutus, MI 49716
Contact person: Gary Schawa, Executive Director

Letter of Intent to Petition 09/12/1985

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MICHIGAN--CONTINUED
 

115 Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians

c/o Mr. Frank Ettawageshik (616) 348-3140
P.O. Box 246 FAX (616) 348-2589
Petoskey, MI 49770

Letter of Intent to Petition 09/27/1989

Legislatively acknowledged 09/21/1994
 

125 Little River Band of Ottawa Indians

c/o Mr. Bob Guenthardt (616) 723-8288
P.O. Box 314 FAX (616) 723-8761
Manistee, MI 49660-0314

Letter of Intent to Petition 06/04/91

Legislatively acknowledged 09/21/1994
 

126 Lake Superior Chippewa of Marquette, Inc.

c/o Mr. Donald Bressette (906) 226-7188
P.O. Box 1071
Marquette, MI 49855
Contact person: Glen D. Bressette, Sr. (906) 249-1907

Letter of Intent to Petition 12/13/1991
 

135 Swan Creek Black River Confederated Ojibwa

Tribes, Inc.

c/o Mr. Gerald Gould (517) 799-0006
1220 Court Street
Saginaw, MI 48602
Contact person: Robin Spencer (517) 673-7045 evenings

Letter of Intent to Petition 05/04/1993
 

146 Grand River Bands of Ottawa Indians

(formerly Grand River Band Ottawa Council)

c/o Mr. Joseph Genia and Mr. Ron Yob (616) 458-8759
P.O. Box 2937
Grand Rapids, MI 49501-2937

Letter of Intent to Petition 10/16/1994
 

183 The Chi-cau-gon Band of Lake Superior Chippewa of Iron County (906) 265-4339

c/o Mr. George McGeshick, Sr.
932 West Minkler
Iron River, MI 49935

Letter of Intent to Petition 02/12/1998
 

186 Mackinac Bands of Chippewa and Ottawa Indians

c/o Charles M. Brown (906) 643-7800
Brown and Brown Law Office FAX (906) 643-7157
132 North State Street
St. Ignace, MI 49781
Head of group: Barbara Chambers

Letter of Intent to Petition 5/13/1998

219 Ooragnak-Indian Nation

c/o Mr. William Blake (248) 557-8948
8181 Deadstream Rd.
Honor, MI 44640
Alternate Address:
20905 Greenview
Southfield, MI 48075

Letter of Intent to Petition 12/1/1999

221 Maconce Village Band of Ojibwa

c/o Ernest I. Young (810) 725-0284
6300 Church Road
Ira Township, MI 48023

Letter of Intent to Petition 3/7/2000

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MINNESOTA
 

046 Kah-Bay-Kah-Nong (Warroad Chippewa)

c/o Mr. James Boucha (Phone Unknown)
Box 336 (Last Known Address)
Warroad, MN 56763

Letter of Intent to Petition 02/12/1979; certified letter returned "attempted not known" 10/30/1997
 

169 Mendota Mdewakanton Dakota Community

c/o Mr. Robert A. Brown (Phone Unknown)
P.O. Box 50835
Mendota, MN 55150

Letter of Intent to Petition 4/11/1996

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MISSISSIPPI
 

199 Mississippi Band of Chickasaw Indians

c/o David Tomby
P.O. Box 3251
Jackson, Mississippi 39207
Contact person: Hallison Young, Professional Corporation Attorneys and Counsellors, P.O. Box 1427, Detroit, MI 48231

Letter of Intent to Petition 9/15/1998

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MISSOURI
 

100 Northern Cherokee Tribe of Indians of Missouri and Arkansas

c/o Mr. Carl Griggs (816) 885-7779
578 E. 7 Hwy.
Clinton, MO 64735
Contact person: Gail Buzzard (816) 694-3656

Letter of Intent to Petition 07/26/1985
 

100A Sac River and White River Bands of the Chickamauga-Cherokee Nation of Arkansas and Missouri Inc.

(formerly Northern Chickamauga Cherokee Nation of Arkansas and Missouri)

c/o Mr. Donald E. Coones (417) 654-4003
205 West 2nd Street
Fair Play, MO 65649

Letter of Intent to Petition 09/05/1991
 

100B Northern Cherokee Nation of the Old Louisiana Territory

c/o Ms. Beverly Baker Northup (573) 443-8424
1012 Old Highway 63 North
Suite 201
Columbia, MO 65201

Letter of Intent to Petition 02/19/1992
 

155 Amonsoquath Tribe of Cherokee

c/o Mr. Martin Wilson (573) 323-4579
HCR 1, Box 127 (573) 323-8076 evenings
Van Buren, MO 63965

Letter of Intent to Petition 02/17/1995
 

192 Cherokee Nation - Southern Band of the Eastern Cherokee Indians of Arkansas and Missouri

c/o John W. Anderton (Phone unknown)
917 Washington Avenue
P.O. Box 918
Seneca, MO 64865

Letter of Intent to Petition 5/11/1998

214 The Wilderness Tribe of Missouri

c/o Mr. Dophes Barton (Phone Unknown)
Route 2, Box 2232
Alton, MO 65606

Letter of Intent to Petition 5/11/1998

217 Ozark Mountain Cherokee Tribe of Arkansas and Missouri

c/o Terry D. Smith (Phone Unknown)
P. O. Box 271
Melbourne, AR 72556
Alternate Address:
R.R. 2, Box 2717
Alton, MO 65606

Letter of Intent to Petition 10/19/1999

220 Saponi Nation of Missouri (Mahenips Band)

c/o Mr. John Trullinger (Phone Unknown)
3446, cr. 4990
Willow Springs, MO 65793-9728

Letter of Intent to Petition 12/14/1999

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MONTANA
 

031 Little Shell Tribe of Chippewa Indians of Montana

c/o Mr. Tim Zimmerman (406) 771-8722
P.O. Box 1374 FAX (406) 771-0409
Great Falls, MT 59403

Letter of Intent to Petition 04/28/1978

Proposed Finding in progress
 

172 Ahon-to-ays Ojibwa Band aka Rocky Boy Ojibway Band

c/o Mr. Robert Gopher (406) 452-3779/761-1245
1601 2nd Avenue North, 4th Floor West
PO Box 3612
Great Falls, MT 59403

[Incomplete letter of intent to petition 2/1/1996]

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NEVADA
 

105 Pahrump Band of Paiutes

c/o Mr. Richard W. Arnold (702) 647-5842 (w)
P.O. Box 341 (702) 727-6559 (h)
Pahrump, NV 89041

Letter of Intent to Petition 11/09/1987

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NEW JERSEY
 

058 Ramapough Mountain Indians, Inc.

c/o Mr. Ronald Van Dunk (201) 529-1171
200 Rte. 17 So.
P.O. Box 478
Mahwah, NJ 07430-0478

Letter of Intent to Petition 08/14/1979

Proposed Finding 12/08/1993 FR 58 64662; Final Determination to decline pubd in Federal Register 2/6/96; request for reconsideration to IBIA; decision affirmed 7/18/97; in litigation
 

127 Nanticoke Lenni-Lenape Indians

c/o Mr. Kenneth W. Ridgeway (609) 455-6910
P.O. Box 544 (609) 935-9119 evenings
18 East Commerce Street FAX: (609) 455-5338
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
Contact person: Rose Marie Ridgeway

Letter of Intent to Petition 01/03/1992
 

171 Powhatan Renape Nation

c/o Mr. Walter Kenova Bradby (609) 261-4747
Rankokus Indian Reservation FAX (609) 261-7313
P.O. Box 225 powhatan@powhatan.org
Rancocas, New Jersey 08073-0225

Letter of Intent to Petition 04/12/96

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NEW MEXICO
 

005 Piro/Manso/Tiwa Indian Tribe of the Pueblo of San Juan de Guadalupe

c/o Mr. Louis Roybal (505) 527-1699
P.O. Box 16243
Las Cruces, NM 88004

Letter of Intent to Petition 01/18/1971
 

114 Canoncito Band of Navajos

c/o Mr. Tony Secatero (505) 836-4221
P.O. Box 3398
Canoncito, NM 87026

Letter of Intent to Petition 07/31/1989

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NEW YORK
 

004 Shinnecock Indian Tribe of New York (formerly Shinnecock Tribe,aka Shinnecock Nation of Indians)

c/o Messrs. Kevin C. Eleazer, (516) 283-6143
Bradden N. Smith, and Peter E. Smith, Chairman
P.O. Box 59
Southampton, NY 11969

Letter of Intent to Petition 02/08/1978
 

162 Montauk Indian Nation (aka Montaukett Indian Nation of New York)

c/o Mr. Robert Pharoah (Phone unknown)
1052 Hempstead St.
Sag Harbor, New York 11963

Letter of Intent to Petition 07/31/1995
 

173 Western Mohegan Tribe & Nation of New York

c/o Mr. Ronald A. Roberts (518) 642-2751
Route 22, PO Box 32 FAX (518) 642-3201
Granville, New York 12832

Letter of Intent to Petition 1/27/1997
 

188 Montaukett Tribe of Long Island

c/o Robert D. Cooper (516) 324-2654
P.O. Box 126, Austin Drive
East Hampton, New York 11937-0126

Letter of Intent to Petition 3/16/1998

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NORTH CAROLINA
 

034 Hatteras Tuscarora Indians

c/o Mr. Vermon Locklear (919) 521-4905
Route 4, Box 61 - 1415 Cabinet Shop Rd.
Maxton, NC 28364
Contact person: Leola Locklear

Letter of Intent to Petition 06/24/1978

Determined ineligible to petition (SOL opinion of 10/23/1989)
 

039 Coree (aka Faircloth Indians)

c/o Mr. Jerry Lee Faircloth, Sr. (919) 225-0164
137 Neal Drive
Atlantic, NC 28511

Letter of Intent to Petition 08/05/1978
 

044 Cherokee Indians of Robeson and Adjoining Counties

c/o Mr. Fermon Locklear (910) 843-4156
Route 2, Box 272-A
Red Springs, NC 28377
Contact person: Lisa Locklear (910) 843-1867

Letter of Intent to Petition 02/01/1979

Determined ineligible to petition (SOL opinion of 10/23/1989)
 

049 Hattadare Indian Nation

c/o Mr. James N. Lowery (919) 893-2512
Route 1, Box 85-B
Bunnlevel, NC 28323

Letter of Intent to Petition 03/16/1979
 

063 Haliwa-Saponi Indian Tribe, Inc.

c/o Mr. W. R. Richardson (919) 586-4017
P.O. Box 609
Hollister, NC 27844
Contact person: Barry Richardson

Letter of Intent to Petition 11/27/1979
 

065 Lumbee Regional Development Association Inc.

c/o Adolph Blue, Chairman (910) 521-8602
P.O. Box 68 (910) 521-4271 evenings
Pembroke, NC 28372-0068
Contact person: James Hardin, Manager

Lumbee Tribe of Cheraw Indians

c/o Dr. Dalton Brooks (910) 521-9999
P.O. Box 3058
Pembroke, NC 28372

Letter of Intent to Petition 01/07/1980

Determined ineligible to petition (SOL opinion of 10/23/1989)

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NORTH CAROLINA--CONTINUED
 

070A Kaweah Indian Nation, Inc.

c/o Mr. Malcolm Webber (Phone Unknown)
Route 1, Box 99 (Last Known Address)
Oriental, NC 28571

Letter of Intent to Petition 04/28/1980; certified letter returned by P.O. 10/1997

Declined to Acknowledge 06/10/1985 50 FR 14302
 

073 Tuscarora Indian Tribe (Drowning Creek Reservation)

c/o Mr. Huel Cummings (919) 844-3827
Route 2, Box 108
Maxton, NC 28364

Letter of Intent to Petition 02/25/1981

Determined ineligible to petition (SOL opinion of 10/23/1989)

Group formally dissolved, notification to BIA 02/19/1997
 

074 Coharie Intra-Tribal Council, Inc.

c/o Mr. Romie G. Simmons (910) 564-6909
7531 North U.S. 421 Highway
Clinton, NC 28328

Letter of Intent to Petition 03/13/1981
 

088 Waccamaw Siouan Development Association, Inc.

c/o Ms. Priscilla Jacobs (910) 655-8778
7275 Old Lake Road (910) 655-8571 evenings
P.O. Box 221
Bolton, NC 28423
Contact person: Sabrina Jacobs

Letter of Intent to Petition 06/27/1983

Determined ineligible to petition (SOL opinion of 10/23/1989)

Determined eligible to petition (SOL letter of 6/29/1995)
 

091 Cherokee Indians of Hoke County, Inc. (aka Tuscarora Hoke Co.)

c/o Reverend Edgar Bryant (910) 875-0222
Route 1, Box 129-C
291 Missionville Rd.
Lumber Bridge, NC 28357

Letter of Intent to Petition 09/20/1983

Determined ineligible to petition (SOL opinion of 10/23/1989)
 

095 Indians of Person County (formerly Cherokee-Powhattan Indian Association)

c/o Mr. Otis K. Martin (910) 716-3100
P.O. Box 3265
Roxboro, NC 27573
Contact person: Ms. Julia M. Phipps, Council Member

Letter of Intent to Petition 09/07/1984

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NORTH CAROLINA--CONTINUED
 

102 Tuscarora Nation of North Carolina

c/o Mr. Leon Locklear (919) 844-3352
288 Tuscarora Road
Maxton, NC 28364

Letter of Intent to Petition 11/19/1985

Determined ineligible to petition (SOL opinion of 10/23/1989)
 

119a Meherrin Indian Tribe

c/o Mr. Calvin S. Hall (252)398-3321
P.O. Box 508
Winton, NC 27986
Contact person: Julius Hunter

Letter of Intent to Petition 08/02/1990
 

119b Meherrin Indian Tribe

c/o Ms. Patrina Brown (252) 358-0341
326 Blue Foot Road
Ahoskie, NC 27910

Letter of Intent to Petition 06/27/1995
 

148 Occaneechi Band of Saponi Nation

c/o Mr. Lawrence Dunmore, III (919) 304-3723
P.O. Box 356
Mebane, NC 27302
Contact person: Mr. Forrest Hazel, Acknowledgment Officer

Letter of Intent to Petition 01/06/1995
 

182 Eno-Occaneechi Tribe of Indians

c/o Mr. Cleophas Whitmore (Phone Unknown)
4031 Mary's Grove Church Road
Mebane, NC 27302

Letter of Intent to Petition 11/24/1997

215 Tuscarora Nation East of the Mountains

c/o Mr. Robert Michael Chavis (910)422-0603
780 Andrews Farm Road; Digital/Voice/Paging (910) 736-1587
Rowland, NC 28282-8080

Letter of Intent to Petition 09/08/1999

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NORTH DAKOTA
 

018 Little Shell Band of North Dakota

c/o Mr. Ron Kayance Delorme (701) 258-0501
207 E. Arbor Ave., #1030
Bismarck, ND 58504

Letter of Intent to Petition 11/11/1975
 

094 Christian Pembina Chippewa Indians

c/o Ms. Alice K. LaFountain (701) 244-0026
R Rt. 1 - Box 162
Belcourt, ND 58316
Contact person: Rev. David Hays

Letter of Intent to Petition 06/26/1984

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OHIO
 

048 Shawnee Nation United Remnant Band

c/o Mr. H. Pope (937) 592-4458
P.O. Box 162
Dayton, OH 45401

Letter of Intent to Petition 03/13/1979
 

050 North Eastern U.S. Miami Inter-Tribal Council

c/o Mr. Dennis Sanchez (330) 856-1880
29 Upland Avenue
Youngstown, OH 44505

Letter of Intent to Petition 04/09/1979
 

060 Alleghenny Nation Indian Center (Ohio Band)

c/o Ms. Edith V. McCartney (330) 453-6224
2501 Mahoning Road, N.E. e-mail: Allegheny2@aol.com
Canton, OH 44705

Letter of Intent to Petition 11/03/1979
 

124 Piqua Sept of Ohio Shawnee Indians

c/o Mr. Bryan Dabe (Phone Unknown)
P.O. Box 166
North Hampton, OH 45349

Letter of Intent to Petition 04/16/1991
 

178 Saponi Nation of Ohio

c/o Mr. James D. Keels (Phone Unknown)
P.O. Box 423
Rio Grande, OH 45674

Letter of Intent to Petition 9/25/1997
 

196 Shawnee Nation, Ohio Blue Creek Band of Adams County

c/o Ms. Cora Tula Watters (937) 544-2616
696 Black's Run Road
Lynx, Ohio 45650

Letter of Intent to Petition 8/5/1998

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OKLAHOMA
 

121 Yuchi Tribal Organization

c/o Mr. Melvin George
1006 E. Lee (918) 227-5833
Sapulpa, OK 74066

Letter of Intent to Petition 10/05/1990

Proposed Finding pub'd 10/24/95 (FR 60:54,506)

Final Determination in progress
 

203 Loyal Shawnee Tribe

c/o Mr. Dan Greenfeather (Phone Unknown)
P.O. Box 948
Talequah, OK 74465

Letter of Intent to Petition 10/14/98

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OREGON
 

017 Coos, Lower Umpqua, Siuslaw Tribe, Inc.

c/o Mr. Gregory Norton (503) 267-5454
455 South 4th St.
Coos Bay, OR 97420

Letter of Intent to Petition 10/01/1975

Legislative Restoration 10/17/1984 P.L. 98-481
 

029A Northwest Cherokee Wolf Band

Southeastern Cherokee Confederacy, Inc.

c/o Mr. Robert E. Ponder (503) 535-5406
P.O. Box 592 (Last Known Address)
Talent, OR 97540

Letter of Intent to Petition 03/09/1978

Declined to Acknowledge 11/25/1985 50 FR 39047
 

052 Tchinouk Indians

c/o Ms. Karleen Parazoo (503) 884-3844
5621 Altamont Drive
Klamath Falls, OR 97601

Letter of Intent to Petition 05/16/1979

Declined to Acknowledge 03/17/1986 51 FR 2437
 

072 Cow Creek Band of Umpqua Indians

c/o Ms. Sue Crispen Shaffer (503) 672-9405
2400 Stewart Parkway, Suite 300
Roseberg, OR 97347

Letter of Intent to Petition 06/25/1980

Legislative Recognition 12/29/1982 P.L. 97-391
 

180 Confederated Tribes - Rogue - Table Rock & Associated Tribes, Inc.

c/o Mr. John Newkirk (541) 826-4910
P.O. Box 1651
Medford, OR 97501

Letter of Intent to Petition 3/24/1997; confirmation letter of intent 6/19/1997

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RHODE ISLAND
 

059 Narragansett Tribe of Indians

c/o Mr. David Mars (401) 792-9700
P.O. Box 268
Charlestown, RI 02813

Letter of Intent to Petition 10/22/1979

Acknowledged 04/11/1983 48 FR 6177
 

145 Pokanoket Tribe of the Wampanoag Nation

c/o Mr. Paul Weeden (401) 253-7600
400 Metacom Avenue FAX (401) 253-5890
Bristol, Rhode Island 02809

Letter of Intent to Petition 10/05/1994
 

187 Pokanoket/Wampanoag Federation/Wampanoag Nation/Pokanoket Tribe/And Bands

c/o Ms. Bernice Young (Phone unknown)
77 Aquarius Drive
Warwick, Rhode Island 02889

Letter of intent to petition 1/5/1998
 

200 Seaconke Wampanoag Tribe

c/o Mr. Wilfred Greene (Phone Unknown)
347C Mishnock Road
Greenwich, RI 02817

Letter of Intent to Petition 10/29/1998

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SOUTH CAROLINA
 

023 Four Hole Indian Organization, Edisto Tribal Council

c/o Mr. Matthew Creel (803) 871-2126
1125 Ridge Road
Ridgeville, SC 29472
Contact person: Pearl Creel

Letter of Intent to Petition 12/30/1976
 

053 Santee Indian Organization (formerly White Oak Indian Community)

c/o Mr. Oscar Pratt (803) 496-3399
675 Bayview Street
Holly Hill, SC 29059

Letter of Intent to Petition 06/04/1979
 

130 Waccamaw - Siouan Indian Association

c/o Mr. Robert Wolf Eagle Scheidler (Phone Unknown)
2217 Hwy. 501 W. (Last Known Address)
Galivants Ferry, SC 29544

Letter of Intent to Petition 10/16/1992; certified letter "not deliverable" 11/5/1997
 

134 Chicora Indian Tribe of South Carolina

Formerly Chicora-Siouan Indian People

c/o Mr. Gene Martin (803) 264-3231
P.O. Box 232
Andrews, SC 29510
Contact person: Gary Deese

Letter of Intent to Petition 02/10/1993
 

144 The Chicora-Waccamaw Indian People

c/o Mr. Harold Hatcher (803) 248-6790
1903 Oak Street Extension
Conway, SC 29526

Letter of Intent to Petition 10/05/1994
 

152 PeeDee Indian Association, Inc.

c/o Mr. David Locklear (803) 523-6790
P.O. Box 557
McColl, SC 29570

Letter of Intent to Petition 01/30/1995
 

184 Beaver Creek Band of Pee Dee Indians

c/o Mr. John Barry Chavis (Phone Unknown)
978 Seivern Road
Wagener, SC 29164

Letter of Intent to Petition 01/26/1998
 

198 Piedmont American Indian Association

c/o Mr. Howard E. (Gene) Norris
411 Tebblewood Drive
Simpsonville, SC 29680

Letter of Intent to Petition 8/20/1998

212 Pee Dee Indian Nation of Beaver Creek

c/o Mr. Leroy Lewis (Phone Unknown)
P. O. Box 396
Neeses, SC 29107

Letter of Intent to Petition 6/16/1999

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TENNESSEE
 

029B Red Clay Inter-tribal Indian Band, Southeastern Cherokee Confederacy, Inc.

c/o Mr. John F. Neikirk (615) 238-9346
7703 Georgetown Road
Ooltewah, TN 37363

Letter of Intent to Petition 03/09/1978

Declined to Acknowledge 11/25/1985 50 FR 39047
 

122 Etowah Cherokee Nation

c/o Mr. Hugh Gibbs (Phone Unknown)
P.O. Box 5454 (Last Known Address)
Cleveland, TN 37320-5454

Letter of Intent to Petition 12/31/1990; certified letter returned undeliverable 10/1997

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TEXAS
 

054 Texas Band of Traditional Kickapoo

c/o BIA Texas Field Office
PanAm Building 106, 352 Rio Grande Street
Eagle Pass, TX 78852

Letter of Intent to Petition 06/04/1979 (Contact BIA at (512) 773-1209)

Part of OK Kickapoo Tribe 09/14/1981 Petition Withdrawn
 

170 The People of LaJunta (Jumano/Mescalero)

c/o Mr. Jose Antonio Acosta (915) 580-5905
2111 Beverly
Odessa, TX 79761

Letter of Intent to Petition 3/26/1997
 

181 Tap Pilam: The Coahuiltecan Nation

c/o Mr. Stephen Casanova (Phone unknown)
P.O. Box 100113
San Antonio, TX 78201

Letter of Intent to Petition 12/3/1997
 

189 Comanche Penateka Tribe

c/o Mr. George H. Salazar (713) 926-5654
724 E. 11th Street, #17
Houston, Texas 77008

Letter of Intent to Petition 4/3/1998
 

194 Tribal Council of the Carrizo/Comecrudo Nation of Texas

c/o Juan B. Macias
5319 East 6th Street
Lubbock, Texas 79403

Letter of Intent to Petition 7/6/1998

211 Lipan Apache Band of Texas, Inc.

c/o Mr. Daniel Castro Romero, Jr. (Phone Unknown)
109 Clifford Court; e-mail: lipanchief@hotmail.com
San Antonio, Texas 78210

Letter of Intent to Petition 5/26/1999

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VERMONT
 

068 St. Francis/Sokoki Band of Abenakis of Vermont - Abenaki Tribal Council

c/o Mr. Homer St. Francis (802) 868-2559
Box 278
Swanton, VT 05488
Contact person: Carol Nepton

Letter of Intent to Petition 04/15/1980

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VIRGINIA
 

061 United Rappahannock Tribe, Inc.

c/o Mr. Captain Nelson
United Rappahannock Cultural Center Office (804) 769-0260
HCR 1 Box 2 (804) 769-1508 evenings
Indian Neck, VA 23148
Contact person: G. Anne Richardson

Letter of Intent to Petition 11/16/1979
 

062 The Upper Mattaponi Tribe, Inc. (formerly Upper Mattaponi Indian Tribal Association, Inc.)

c/o Mr. Edmond S. Adams Jr. (804) 746-2223 (home)
P.O. Box 183
King Williams, VA 23086
Contact person: Carmela L. Adams (804) 769-0833

Letter of Intent to Petition 11/26/1979
 

150 Ani-Stohini/Unami Nation

c/o Ms. Misty Dawn Thomas (540) 744-3640
P.O. Box 979 herbalist@TCIA.net
Fries, VA 24330
Alternate address: Rte. 1, box 335, Ivanhoe, VA 24350

Letter of Intent to Petition 07/08/1994
 

157 Mattaponi Tribe (Mattaponi Indian Reservation)

c/o Mr. Webster Custalow (804) 769-2245 (home)
1467 Mattapone Reservation Circle
West Point, VA 23181
Contact person: Carl Custalow, (804) 730-8101/(804) 769-4508 evenings

Letter of Intent to Petition 04/04/1995
 

161 Monacan Indian Tribe, Inc.

c/o Mr. Kenneth Branham (804) 929-1792
P.O. Box 1136 mnation538@aol.com
Madison Heights, VA 24572
Contact person: Ms. Karenne Wood, Chairman, Monacan Federal Recognition Committee (540) 371-6670

Letter of Intent to Petition 07/11/1995
 

168 Chickahominy Indian Tribe

c/o Mr. Arthur Leonard Adkins (804) 829-2186
8200 Lott Cary Road
Providence Forge, VA 23140

Letter of Intent to Petition 03/19/1996

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WASHINGTON
 

011 Steilacoom Tribe

c/o Mrs. Joan Ortez (Phone Unknown)
P.O. Box 419
Steilacoom, WA 98388

Letter of Intent to Petition 08/28/1974

Proposed Finding in progress
 

012 Snohomish Tribe of Indians

c/o Mr. William Matheson (425) 744-1855
144 Railroad Avenue, Suite 201 FAX (425) 744-1791
Edmunds, WA 98020

Letter of Intent to Petition 03/03/1975

Proposed Finding 04/11/1983 48 FR 15540

Comment period extended indefinitely at petitioner's request pending resolution of Samish litigation; reopened 1997
 

014 Samish Tribe of Indians

c/o Ms. Margaret Greene (206) 293-6404
P.O. Box 217
Anacortes, WA 98221

Letter of Intent to Petition 06/13/1975

Declined to Acknowledge 05/07/1987 52 FR 3709

Vacated by District Court decision February 1992

Final Determination to acknowledge 4/26/96
 

016 Cowlitz Tribe of Indians

c/o Mr. John Barnett (360) 577-8140
1417 15th Ave. #5
P.O. Box 2547
Longview, WA 98632-8594

Letter of Intent to Petition 09/17/1975

Proposed Finding pub'd 2/12/1997

Final Determination in progress
 

019 Jamestown Clallam

c/o Mr. William Ron Allen (206) 683-1109
1033 Old Blyn Hwy.
Sequim, WA 98382

Letter of Intent to Petition 01/22/1976

Acknowledged 02/10/1981 45 FR 81890
 

020 Snoqualmie Tribal Council
c/o Mr. Joseph Mullen, Chairman (425) 229-6900; FAX (425) 229-6542
P.O. Box 670
4609 Preston Fall City Road, SE
Fall City, WA 98024

Letter of Intent to Petition 02/05/1976

Proposed Finding 05/0/1993 58 FR 27162

Final Determination to Acknowledge pub'd 8/29/1997; final determination affirmed by IBIA 7/1/1999; acknowledged effective 10/6/1999
 

025 Duwamish Tribe

c/o Cecile Maxwell-Hansen (206) 226-5185
140 Rainier Ave. So. FAX (206) 226-5240
Renton, WA 98055

Letter of Intent to Petition 06/07/1977

Proposed Finding pub'd 6/28/1996
 

057 Chinook Indian Tribe/Chinook Nation

c/o Mr. Timothy Tarabochia (206) 777-8303
P.O. Box 228
Chinook, WA 98614

Letter of Intent to Petition 07/23/1979

Proposed Finding pub'd 8/22/1997
 

108 Snoqualmoo Tribe of Whidbey Island

c/o Mr. Ruel Cohn (509) 548-7212
P.O. Box 463
Coupeville, WA 98239-0463

Letter of Intent to Petition 06/14/1988

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WISCONSIN
 

067 Brothertown Indians of Wisconsin

c/o Ms. June Ezold (715) 542-3913
2848 Witches Lake Road
Woodruff, WI 54568

Letter of Intent to Petition 04/15/1980

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