Cherokee Indian Facts

The Cherokee Indians were a very large Native American tribe that originally settled in the southeast portions of the United States. They settled in North and South Carolina, Georgia, and Tennessee after migrating south from the Great Lakes region. The word Cherokee translates into "those who live in the mountains". Read on for facts about who these Native American Indians are and what makes them so historically significant, what their beliefs were, what clothing they wore, and how men and women's roles were defined.

Cherokee Indian Facts - Clothing

Cherokee Indian Facts- Weapons and Tools

Cherokee Indian Facts - Arts and Crafts

Cherokee Indian Facts - Shelter