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The Moctobi Indians were a small tribe of Mississippi, kinfolk of the
Their language was never recorded, but may have been a southern Siouan language like Biloxi.
The Moctobi do not exist as a distinct tribe today.
Most Moctobi people were probably absorbed into the Choctaw tribe, where their
descendants still live.
Moctobi Tribe History:
Article on the Moctobi tribe from the Handbook of American Indians.
Indian Tribes of Mississippi:
Historical information about the many pre-Columbian tribes of Mississippi, including the Moctobi.
Indian Tribes of the Lower Mississippi Valley:
Book on the history of the Gulf and Mississippian tribes, including a chapter on the Moctobi.
Links, References, and Additional Information
Moctobi Social Studies Resources:
Moctobi links pages.
Information about the Moctobis and their language in Spanish.
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