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Where did the Seminole Indian tribe live?
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Also asked, what region did the Seminole tribe live in?
The people of the Seminole tribe were Native Americans who originally lived in northern Florida. They retreated to southern Florida when American settlers moved into their territory. Today, they live in Florida and Oklahoma. The Seminole tribe was formed out of people from several other tribes in the 1700s.
One may also ask, what happened to the Seminole Tribe? By 1842, most Seminoles and Black Seminoles had been removed to Indian Territory west of the Mississippi River. During the American Civil War, most Oklahoma Seminole allied with the Confederacy, after which they had to sign a new treaty with the U.S., including freedom and tribal membership for the Black Seminole.
where was the Seminole tribe originally located?
Seminole history begins with bands of Creek Indians from Georgia and Alabama who migrated to Florida in the 1700s. Conflicts with Europeans and other tribes caused them to seek new lands to live in peace. Groups of Lower Creeks moved to Florida to get away from the dominance of Upper Creeks.
What was the climate where the Seminoles lived?
They lived in the Everglades of Florida. The climate was hot and humid. In the Everglades it is mostly swamps causing a lot of humidity. The Seminoles clothing consisted of breech cloths and skirts made of palmetto.