ISUCHO INDIANS. The Isucho Indians were one of twenty Indian groups that joined Juan Domínguez de Mendoza on his expedition from El Paso to the vicinity of present San Angelo in 1683–1684. Since Mendoza did not indicate at what point the Isuchos joined his party, it is not possible to determine their range or affiliations. However, the Indians between the Pecos and the San Angelo area were being hard pressed by Apache Indians at this time, and it seems likely that the Isuchos ranged between these two localities.
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