The Shakori Indians were a small tribe of North Carolina, allies of the
Their language was never recorded, but may have been a Siouan language similar
The Shakoris no longer exist as a distinct tribe. They merged together with their Catawba neighbors
in the 18th century. Most Shakori descendants still live among the Catawbas today, although like
other Carolina Siouan groups, there are probably people of Shakori descent among the
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