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JOTARS INDIANS. The Jotars Indians were mentioned by Athanase de Mézières in 1779 as living in a locality northwest of Nacogdoches with the Kichai and Nasoni Indians, from whom an epidemic had spread to the Tawakonis, Caddos, and other groups.


Frederick Webb Hodge, ed., Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico (2 vols., Washington: GPO, 1907, 1910; rpt., New York: Pageant, 1959).

W. E. S. Dickerson


The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

W. E. S. Dickerson, "JOTARS INDIANS," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 24, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.