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Pamlico Tribe

The Pamlico Indians were a small Algonquian tribe of North Carolina, speakers of a Carolina Algonquian dialect. The Pamlicos no longer exist as a distinct tribe. After colonization the Pamlico people suffered from European disease and warfare, and the survivors merged together with other North Carolina tribes. Most Pamlico descendants live among the Lumbee Indians today. Other people of Pamlico descent live in different communities in North Carolina.

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Pamlico Language Links

Christanna Algonquian Language Tree:
    Theories about Pamlico language relationships compiled by Linguist List.
Carolina Algonquian:
    Our resources about the Carolina Algonquian language, including Pamlico.

Pamlico Culture and History Links

Algonquian Indians of North Carolina:
    Homepage of a Native American heritage organization promoting Carolina Algonquian culture.
Pamlico Tribe History:
    Article on the Pamlico tribe from the Indian Tribes of North America.
Carolina Native Americans: The Pamlico Indians:
    Article about the history of the Pamlico tribe.
NC-Pedia: Pamlico Indians:
    Information about the Pamlico presence in North Carolina.
North Carolina Map:
    Tribal map showing the location of the Pamlico and other North Carolina peoples.
Wikipedia: Pamlicos: * Britannica: Pamlico Native American People:
    Encyclopedia articles on the Pamlico Indians.
Four Directions: Pamilco:
    Timeline and links about Pamlico history.

Books for sale on the Pamlico Indians
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A Vocabulary of Roanoke:
    Carolina Algonquian dictionary for sale.
The Only Land I Know: A History of the Lumbee Indians:
    Interesting history of the Pamlico and other Carolina Indian peoples, by a Native author.

Links, References, and Additional Information

Pamlico Tribe:
Pamlico links page.
Los Pamlico:
Information about the Pamlicos and their language in Spanish.

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