Download your Buffalo letter request form here.
You will need to send it into the BIA.
Please let us know if you have sent one to the BIA and are waiting on the letter.
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El Dorado Nisenan-MeWuk genealogy records.
To become a member of the Tribe you will need to fill out a Wopumnes Membership Application that will be reviewed by the enrollment committee.
The Wapumnes Shingle Springs Miwok are a very well documented Tribe
with a long established history in their ancestral territory of El Dorado County.
All members of the Wopumnes Nisenan-Mewuk Nation have verifiable ancestral lineage to the indigenous native signers of the 1934 IRA and Indian Census of 1870, 1880, 1890, 1900, 1910, 1920 for El Dorado County.