Pascua Yaqui Tribe, Arizona (Tribe)

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Various Names / Spellings: Pascua Yaqui, Yaqui,

Population: 1990: 34,000

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Tribal Headquarters

Pascua Yaqui Tribe
7474 S. Camino De Oeste
Tucson, AZ 85757
Phone 1-520-883-5000
FAX 1-520-883-5014


Brief Timeline

  • 1533: contact with Spanish
  • 1609-1610: conflict with Spanish
  • 1610: Peace treaty with Spanish
  • 1740: Yaqui revolt
  • 1767: Drive out Jesuits
  • 1880: Mexican force removal of Yaqui, sending them to work on plantaions in the Yucatan,
  • 1884-1910: Porfirio Diaz'a regime, the Yaqui population reduced from 20,000 to 3,000- many removed to Arizona
  • ----: some joined Pancho Villa in the Mexican Revoultion against Diaz

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