Ointemarhen Indians

By: Margery H. Krieger

Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: August 1, 1995

The Ointemarhen Indians, who are otherwise unidentified, were mentioned to Henri Joutel in 1687 by the Ebahamo Indians and were said to live between Matagorda Bay and 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
  • Tribes (Other)

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

Margery H. Krieger, “Ointemarhen Indians,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 17, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/ointemarhen-indians.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

August 1, 1995