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PETICADO INDIANS. The Peticado (Petit Caddo) Indians, a Caddoan group, lived around Caddo Lake north of the Yatasi Indians in 1770. The name was given them by Athanase de Mézières.


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

Margery H. Krieger


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

Margery H. Krieger, "PETICADO INDIANS," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 26, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.