Hoh Indians

Hoh Indians. Significance unknown.

Hoh Connections. The Hoh spoke the Quileute language and were often considered part of the same tribe, constituting one division of the Chimakuan linguistic stock and more remotely connected with the Salishan family.

Hoh Location. On Hoh River on the west coast of Washington.

Hoh Population. Mooney (1928) estimates 500 in the Hoh and the Quileute together in 1780. In 1905 the Hoh numbered 62. Connection in which they have become noted.-The name Hoh is preserved in that of the Hoh River.


Collection:
Swanton, John R. The Indian Tribes of North America. Bureau of American Ethnology, Bulletin 145. Washington DC: US Government Printing Office. 1953.

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