This table is intended to indicate the location of certain native groups at the time of colonization. Colonial boundaries were irrelevant to their way of life.
|Connecticut||Pequot, Mohegan (Mohican)|
|Delaware||Nanticoke, Lenni Lenape (Delaware)|
|Maryland||Conoy, Assateague, Susquehannock, et al.|
|Massachusetts||Wampanoag, Nauset, Massachuset, et al.|
|Maine*||Micmac, Abenaki (Abnaki/Wabanaki)|
|New Hampshire||Pennacook, Abenaki|
|New Jersey||Lenni Lenape (Delaware)|
|New York||Iroquois, Algonquian|
|North Carolina||Hatteras, Cherokee, Catawba, et al.|
|Pennsylvania||Shawnee, Seneca, et al.|
|Rhode Island||Narragansett, Nipmuc, et al.|
|South Carolina||Yamasee, Catawba, Cherokee|
|Virginia||Powhattan, et al.|
*Maine developed as part of Massachusetts and was not an original colony. However, to complete the picture of the geographical dispersal of the Original Inhabitants of the New World, the area now known as Maine, and its Natives, are included here.
See Indian Wars Time Table.
See also Native Americans Cultural Regions map.