Catujano Indians


By: Thomas N. Campbell

Type: General Entry

Published: 1976

Updated: June 1, 1995


In the late seventeenth century the Catujano (Catajane, Catuxane) Indians, apparently a Coahuiltecan-speaking people, ranged from northeastern Coahuila across the Rio Grande into the southwestern part of the Edwards Plateau in Texas. They do not seem to have survived into the eighteenth century.

Herbert Eugene Bolton, ed., Spanish Exploration in the Southwest, 1542–1706 (New York: Scribner, 1908; rpt., New York: Barnes and Noble, 1959). Frederick Webb Hodge, ed., Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico (2 vols., Washington: GPO, 1907, 1910; rpt., New York: Pageant, 1959).
Categories:
  • Peoples
  • Native American
  • Tribes (Other)

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

Thomas N. Campbell, “Catujano Indians,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 29, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/catujano-indians.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

1976
June 1, 1995