Nacisi Indians

By: Margery H. Krieger

Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: September 1, 1995

The Nacisi (Nacassa, Nahacassi) Indians, probably a Caddoan group, lived on the Red River in Louisiana. In 1790 they had moved out of that area and were under the jurisdiction of the Nacogdoche Indians in Texas

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, “Nacisi Indians,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed September 27, 2021,

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

September 1, 1995