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The Sokoki Indian Tribe

"Sokoki" is the name of one of the important bands or subgroups of the Abenaki tribe, located in what is now Vermont. The name Sokoki is a corruption of the band's name in their own language, Ozogwakiak, which means "breakaway people." Descendants of the Sokoki Abenakis live in many places today, but especially in Vermont.

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Sokoki Tribe Resources

Here is the homepage of a Sokoki Abenaki community in Vermont:
St. Francis/Sokoki Abenaki Nation.

And here are links to our webpages about the Sokoki tribe and language:
 Abenaki language
 Abenaki history
 Sokoki Facts for Kids
 Abenaki legends and myth
 Abenaki words
 Eastern Woodlands Indians

Books about the Sokoki

Here are a few good books about the Sokoki and related Abenaki bands:
 The Western Abenakis of Vermont
 The Original Vermonters
 The Language of Basket Making

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