Pecos Indian Bands, Gens and Clans

Many tribes have sub-tribes, bands, gens, clans and phratry.  Often very little information is known or they no longer exist.  We have included them here to provide more information about the tribes.

Alawahku. The Elk clan of the Pecos tribe of New Mexico. Hewett in Am. Anthrop., vi, 431, 1904.

Amu (Arúۥ ). The Ant clan of the Pecos tribe of New Mexico. Hodge, field notes, B. A. E., 1895.

Fwaha. The Fire Clan of the former pueblo of Pecos, N. Mex.

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Gyuungsh. The Oak clan of the former pueblo of Pecos, N. Mex.

Hayah (Hä-yäh). The Snake clan of the Pecos tribe of New Mexico. Hewett in Am. Anthrop., vi, 439, 1904.

Iana (Īa′na). The Corn clan of the pueblo of Taos, N. Mex.


Topics:
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Collection:
Hodge, Frederick Webb, Compiler. The Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico. Bureau of American Ethnology, Government Printing Office. 1906.

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