TOPACOLME INDIANS. The Topacolme (Tapacolme, Tapalcolme) Indians, apparently a Concho group, lived in Trans-Pecos Texas in the late seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries. They seem to have lived on both sides of the Rio Grande in the vicinity of future Redford. Since a settlement of the Pescado Indians was known as Tapalcolme, it seems likely that Pescado was an alternate name for the Topacolmes.
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