COOTAJANAM INDIANS. The Cootajanam (Cootajan) Indians, apparently Coahuiltecan in speech, lived along the lower Rio Grande. In the middle eighteenth century they were reported to have had settlements on the north bank of the river in the area of present Cameron and Hidalgo counties.
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