Piro Indians

By: Margery H. Krieger

Type: General Entry

Published: 1952

Updated: September 1, 1995

The Piro Indians, a Puebloan group from New Mexico, did not join the Pueblo revolt against the Spanish in 1680 but were removed by them to Socorro del Sur near present El Paso.

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, “Piro Indians,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed May 25, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/piro-indians.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

September 1, 1995