The Wahkiakum Indians were a small tribe of Washington State, relatives of the
They were also known as the Wackiakum or Wahkiaku.
Their language was never well recorded, but seems to have been most closely
related to Cathlamet.
The Wahkiakum no longer exist as a distinct tribe. They merged into the Cathlamet tribe in the
19th century, and today most Wahkiakum descendants live on the intertribal
Siletz Reservation in Oregon.
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