The Tribes that make up the Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde are Chasta, Rogue River, Umpqua, Molalla and Kalapuya.
On November 22, 1983 Grand Ronde’s federal recognition as a tribal nation was restored when the Grand Ronde Restoration Act was signed into law. Every year since then, we have gathered as a Tribe, a community, and a family to celebrate this historic day.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Confederated Tribes may refer to a number of associations of Indigenous peoples in the American part of the Pacific Northwest: Confederated Tribes of the Chehalis Reservation. Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation.
The Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde Community of Oregon includes 26 Tribes and Bands from Oregon.
The Chinook Indians, relatives to the Clatsop tribe, lived in the Northwest along the banks of the Columbia River and the coast of the Pacific Ocean. The Chinooks were superb canoe builders and navigators, masterful traders, skillful fishermen and planters.
The name of the community is a variation of the French Grande Ronde or ” Grand Round” which could be in reference to the large round up of Native Americans peoples in the area who were settled on what was known as the Grand Ronde Indian Reservation, or possibly referencing the shape of the valley in which the community
February 23, 1856, Indian Agent George Ambrose began moving 325 “Indian Refugees” from the Table Rock Reservation in Southern Oregon to the Grand Ronde Reservation in the Willamette Valley. Known as the Rogue River Trail of Tears, this journey required the Natives to leave their homelands and travel, on foot, north.
It is operated by the Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde Community of Oregon, and was created to “enhance economic self-sufficiency opportunities for the Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde, its members and surrounding communities; to promote economic diversification by the Tribes: to support a variety of housing,
Terms of Office. The terms of office for all Tribal Council Members including the President and Vice President shall be four (4) years except as provided for in Article VIII, Section 3.
There are nine federally recognized tribes with reservation lands in Oregon. Those nine tribes have about 24,500 members, according to the latest Blue Book figures. They range in size from the Burns Paiute Tribe, with 349 members, to the Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde, with 5,200 members.
The three tribes of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation have an enrollment of nearly 3,000 members. The Umatilla Reservation covers 157,982 acres, about 8% of Umatilla County. City: Pendleton, population 14,660.
The Umatilla lived in the Umatilla River and adjacent parts of the Columbia River drainages in northeastern Oregon. They now live on the Umatilla Indian Reservation in the same area with the Wallawalla Cayuse.
Confederated Tribes of Coos, Lower Umpqua and Siuslaw Indians. Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde. Confederated Tribes of Siletz. Confederated Tribes of Umatilla Reservation. Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs. Cow Creek Band of Umpqua Indians. Coquille Indian Tribe. Klamath Tribes.