The Niantic, or in their own language, the Nehântick or Nehantucket, were a tribe
of Algonquin-speaking Native Americans, who were living in Connecticut and
Rhode Island during the early coloni...
Covers Niantic Indian clothing, houses, language, history and culture. ... The
Niantics are original people of Rhode Island and Connecticut. Most of their ...
There were originally many small American Indian tribes in the Connecticut area,
including the Mohegan, Pequot, Niantic, Nipmuc, Mattabesic, Schaghticoke, ...
The Niantic tribe is an Algonquian-speaking Native American group that
inhabited ... Rhode Island and the Western Niantics living in Niantic, Connecticut.
... Indians in the middle of Niantic village, and the Niantic Indian minister, Philip
Meaning People of the “point of land on a tidal river” (Trumbull, Indian Place ...
and Niantic River, and in parts of modern East Lyme and Waterford, Connecticut.
Jul 28, 2014 ... Western Niantic Indians. An Algonquian tribe formerly occupying the coast of
Connecticut from Niantic bay to the Connecticut river. De Forest ...
Niantic, Algonquian-speaking woodland Indians of southern New England. ...
coast of what is now Rhode Island and on the neighbouring coast of Connecticut.
Brief histories of the town of East Lyme, and of the Nehantic tribe. ... whose
territory stretched from the mouth of the river now named for them, the Niantic
River, westward to the Connecticut River. ... More about the Brothertown Indian
Indians, called the Niantic, occupied the area of southwestern Rh.ode Island and
southeastern Connecticut., The purpose of this paper is to determine if the ar-.
Aug 2, 1998 ... Descendants of 35 Connecticut families claiming to have ... Crescent Beach
section of East Lyme which reads, ''Niantic Indian Burying Ground ...