The Mohawk people are the most easterly tribe of the Haudenosaunee, or
Iroquois Confederacy. The name means "People of the Flint Place." They are an
Some Mohawk people believe that in ancient times, before they joined the
Iroquois Confederacy, their ancestors used to eat enemies they had killed in
Facts about the Mohawk Indian Tribe. A list of interesting facts about these famed
American Indian warriors known for their unique hair style.
Mohawk, Iroquoian-speaking North American Indian tribe and the easternmost
tribe of the Iroquois Confederacy. Their name for themselves is Kahniakehake, ...
Mohawk (Mohawk: Kanien'kehá:ka, “People of the Flint”) are Aboriginal peoples
in North America. They are the easternmost member of the Haudenosaunee ...
They called themselves Kaniengehaga, 'people of the place of the flint.' In the
federal council and in other intertribal assemblies the Mohawk sit with the tribal ...
Mohawk Clothing. In the Mohawk tribe the men wore breech cloths and leggings.
The women in the tribe wore a wraparound shirt with shorter leggings than the ...
Mohawk Nation. The Mohawk Indian tribe was one of the original members of the
Iroquois Confederation, or Kanonsionni in their own language "people of the ...
The Mohawk tribe of Indians were one of many tribes that were part of the
Iroquois Confederation and inhabited the area around the Great Lakes and parts
It was this reputation in battle that earned them the “Mohawk” name. Originally,
their tribe name was “Kanienkeh,” but white men who faced them in battle ...