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Oklahoma American Indian Nations

Tribe/Nation Last Location before Permanent Relocation to Indian Territory Date of Permanent Relocation Current Tribal Headquarters
Absentee Shawnee Tribe Missouri, Arkansas, Oklahoma, Texas 1854, 1859 Shawnee
Alabama Quassarte Tribal Town Georgia 1836 Wetumka
Apache Tribe Oklahoma, Texas 1867 Anadarko
Caddo Tribe Oklahoma, Texas 1872 Binger
Cherokee Nation Tennessee, Georgia, North Carolina, Alabama 1835 Tahlequah
Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes Nebraska, Kansas 1869 Concho
Chickasaw Nation Mississippi, Alabama 1837 Ada
Choctaw Nation Mississippi 1830 Durant
Citizen Potawatomi Nation Kansas 1867 Shawnee
Comanche Nation Texas, Kansas, Oklahoma 1867 Lawton
Delaware Nation Texas 1859 Anadarko
Delaware Tribe of Indians Kansas 1867 Bartlesville
Eastern Shawnee TribeOhio 1831Seneca, Missouri
Ft. Sill Apache TribeArizona, New Mexico1892Apache
Iowa Tribe of OklahomaKansas1883Perkins
Kaw Nation of OklahomaKansas1872Kaw City
Kialegee Tribal TownAlabama1832Wetumka
Kickapoo Tribe of Oklahoma Kansas, Texas 1883 McLoud
Kiowa Tribe Texas, Oklahoma1867Carnegie
Miami NationKansas1867Miami
Modoc Tribe California, Oregon1874Miami
Muscogee (Creek) Nation Georgia, Alabama1832Okmulgee
Osage Tribe Kansas1870Pawhuska
Otoe-Missouria TribeKansas, Nebraska1881Red Rock
Ottawa TribeKansas1862Miami
Pawnee Nation of Oklahoma Nebraska1876Pawnee
Peoria Tribe of Indians of Oklahoma Kansas1857Miami
Ponca NationNebraska1877White Eagle
Quapaw Tribe of OklahomaArkansas1833Quapaw
Sac & Fox NationKansas1867Stroud
Seminole Nation Florida1832Wewoka
Seneca-Cayuga Tribe of Oklahoma Ohio1831-1832Miami
Shawnee TribeKansas1869Miami
Thlopthlocco Tribal TownAlabama1832Okemah
Tonkawa TribeTexas1859Tonkawa
United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians in OklahomaNorth Carolina 1835 Park Hill
Wichita and Affiliated TribesOklahoma, Texas1859Anadarko
Wyandotte NationKansas1867Wyandotte
Yuchi (Euchee) Tribe of Indians Georgia1832Sapulpa

Oklahoma's Indian Nations as of August 2002*

Information source for tribes and locations: Oklahoma Indian Affairs Commission website. Historic information supplied by the Oklahoma Historical Society.