Thlopthlocco, (thlop-thlock' -oh)
Tribal Town of Oklahoma is a Federally-recognized Native American tribe with over 1,000 members. We are proud to welcome you to explore our web site and learn more about our community initiatives as well as our culture and the ways we are attempting to preserve it.
THLOPTHLOCCO TRIBAL TOWN WAS FORMED NEAR THE END OF THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY AND WAS AN UPPER CREEK TOWN OF THE OLD CREEK CONFEDERACY THAT WAS SITUATED IN ALABAMA AND GEORGIA IN HISTORICAL TIMES. THLOPTHLOCCO TRIBAL TOWN WAS ONE OF THE FORTY-FOUR (44) OR MORE CREEK TRIBAL TOWNS THAT WERE FORCED TO MOVE TO INDIAN TERRITORY AFTER THE INFAMOUS REMOVAL TREATY OF MARCH 24, 1832 ALSO KNOWN AS THE TRAIL OF TEARS.