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COME INDIANS. The Come Indians are known from a single Spanish document of 1683 in which they are identified only as "the people who eat." Since no native name is given, they cannot be related to other known groups. Their area seems to have been somewhere east of the Pecos in west central Texas.


Charles W. Hackett, ed., Pichardo's Treatise on the Limits of Louisiana and Texas (4 vols., Austin: University of Texas Press, 1931–46).

Thomas N. Campbell


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

Thomas N. Campbell, "COME INDIANS," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 27, 2015. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.