Anachorema Village

Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: November 1, 1994

The Anachorema Indian village was visited by René Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle, in 1687 and was located northeast of Fort St. Louis, possibly on the Colorado River.

Frederick Webb Hodge, ed., Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico (2 vols., Washington: GPO, 1907, 1910; rpt., New York: Pageant, 1959).


  • Peoples
  • Native American

Time Periods:

  • Spanish Texas

The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.

Anonymous, “Anachorema Village,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed September 21, 2021,

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

November 1, 1994

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