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Cherokee history - Wikipedia

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Cherokee history draws upon the oral traditions and written history of the Cherokee people, who are currently enrolled in the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, Cherokee Nation, and United Keetoowah ...

Cherokee History | Cherokee NC | Cherokee North Carolina | Blue ...

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Early Cherokee History took place in North Carolina and throughout the ... with an estimated population of 25,000 prior to the arrival of European explorers.

The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians | Cherokee, NC

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Unfortunately, despite the Cherokee's efforts to adapt to European culture, the federal government of the United States decided it was no longer important to ...

Cherokee

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Feb 28, 1996 ... The southern Appalachian Mountains: including western North and South ... European epidemics introduced into the southeastern United States in 1540 by ... eastern Cherokee lived on or near the North Carolina reservation.

Cherokees facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles ...

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There is also a Cherokee reservation in North Carolina for the Eastern Band of ... used by Europeans and eventually accepted and adopted by Cherokees in the ...... is spoken in North Carolina; and the Western or Upper dialect in Oklahoma.

The Cherokee and the Trail of Tears - North Carolina Digital History

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Cherokee culture thrived for thousands of years in the southeastern United States before European contact. When the Europeans settlers arrived, the Indians ...

Cherokee women - North Carolina Digital History - Learn NC

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The Cherokees originally lived in villages built along the rivers of western North ... Europeans also were astonished that women were the heads of Cherokee ...

Cherokee Indians | New Georgia Encyclopedia

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The Cherokees, one of the most populous Indian societies in the Southeast during the ... inhabited the mountainous South long before the arrival of Europeans and Africans. ... The first signs of trouble with the Cherokees began in western Virginia. .... avoided forced removal and remained in the mountains of North Carolina.

UNC Press :: The Encyclopedia of North Carolina

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The Cherokee thrived in North Carolina well into the late eighteenth century, but ... in the western part of the state, were the only Indian tribe in North Carolina fully ... Since the Indians did not have the immune system the Europeans had built ...

North Carolina American Indian History Time Line | NC Museum of ...

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This results in European contact with native peoples in the Caribbean and .... The French and Indian War intensifies as the Cherokee raid the western Piedmont.

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History and Culture of the North Carolina Eastern Band of Cherokee ...

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No one knows exactly how long the Cherokee have lived in Western North Carolina. ... At the time the first Europeans came in the 1500s, the Cherokee were a ...

Cherokee - Great Smoky Mountains National Park (US National ...

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By the time European explorers and traders arrived, Cherokee lands covered a ... "Trail of Tears," a small group of Cherokees in western North Carolina had already ... Permission for the Oconaluftee Cherokees to remain in North Carolina had ...

Cherokee DNA - Access Genealogy

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Aug 29, 2016 ... The North Carolina Cherokees were chosen because after 180 years in the ... The European DNA contained a much higher level of DNA test markers ... that the Cherokees had always lived in western North Carolina, and ...