Hainai Indians

By: Margery H. Krieger

Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: July 1, 1995

The Hainai (Aynais, Aynay, Ainai, Ioni, and Ayonai) Indians, a Hasinai-Caddoan group that lived on the Neches and Angelina rivers, was the leading group in the Hasinai confederacy.

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
  • Tribes (Other)

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

Margery H. Krieger, “Hainai Indians,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed August 11, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/hainai-indians.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

July 1, 1995