PULIQUE INDIANS. The Pulique (Puilque, Pulica) Indians are known mainly from the first half of the eighteenth century, when they lived in the village of San Antonio de los Puliques on the south bank of the Rio Grande below the site of modern Presidio. In the late seventeenth century they were listed among "nations" that lived north of the Rio Grande in the same area. The identity of the Pulique Indians is not clear, but some writers have identified them as a branch of the Concho Indians. In the late eighteenth century the Puliques seem to have been absorbed by the Spanish-speaking population of northern Chihuahua.
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