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merit of Venezuela ; situate upon the coast near
cape Blanco.

(CATABAW River. See Wateree.)

(Catabaw Indians, a small tribe who have one
town called Catabaw, situate on the river of that
name, hit. 44° S9' n, on the boundary line between
N. and S. Carolina, and contains about 450 inha
bitants, of which about 150 are fighting men.
They are the only tribe w hich resides in the state ;
144,000 acres of land . were granted them by the
proprietary government. These are the remains of
a forrnidalile nation, the bravest and most generous
enemy thp Six Nations had, butthey have degenera
ted sincp they have been surrounded by the whites.)

CATABUHU, a river of the province and
country of Las Amazonas: it rises near the equi
noctial line, runs s. e. and enters the Rio Negro.

CATACACHI, a settlement of the province and
corregimiehto of Caxamarca in Peru ; annexed to
the curacy of Santa Cruz, in which there is a
stream of water Avhich distils from some crevices,
and deposits in its bed a sort of white stone or
crystalline substance, which they call catachi^ and
which being dissolved in water, is accounted a spe
cific in the flux.

CATACAOS, a settlement of the province and
corregimiento of Piura in Peru.

CATACOCHA, a settlement of the province and
correghniento of Loxa in the kingdom of Quito.

CATACUMBO, a river of the province and
government of Maracaibo, which rises to the e. of
the city of Las Palmas, and runs e. increasing its
stream by many others which flow into it, until it
unites itself with the Sulia, to enter the lake of
Maracaibo; where, at its mouth, it extends itself
and forms a large pool of water called La Lagu
neta.

CATAGANE, a settlement of Canada, situate
on the side of lake Superior, close to the point of
Chagovamigon, (or more properly called Camanis
tigovan.)

CATAGUAR, a settlement of the province and
government of Cumaná ; situate to the e. of the
city of Cariaco.

CATALANA, an island of the gulf of Califor
nia
, or Mar Roxo de Cories ; situate near the
coast, between the islands of Monserrat and Santa
Cruz.

CATALINA, Santa, a settlement of the head
settlement and alcaldia mayor of Tezcoco in Nue
va Espana ; annexed to the settlement of Nuestra
Senora de la Purificacion. It contains 132 fami
lies of Indians.

CATALINA, Santa, another seUlement in the head settle
mentand district of Tepaxtlan, and alcaldia mar/or
of Cuercavaca, in Nueva España.

CATALINA, Santa, another settlement of the
head settlement and alcaldia mayor of Tepeaca in
the same kingdom.

CATALINA, Santa, another, with the distin
gnishing title of Martyr, in the head settlement and
ah aldia mayor of Zacatlan in the same kingdom.

CATALINA, Santa, anotlier settlement of the
head settlement of Teutalpan, and alcaldia mayor
of Zacatlan, in the same kingdom.

CATALINA, Santa, a small settlement of the
head settlement and alcaldia mayor of Juxtlahua
ca
in the same kingdom.

CATALINA, Santa, another, of the head set
tlement of Tantoyuca, and alcaldia mayor of
Tampico, in the same kingdom : it is of a hot tem
perature, and contains 80 families of Indians, who
apply themselves to the culture of the soil ; is 10
leagues to the e. of its head settlement.

CATALINA, Santa, another, of the province
and corregimiento of Omasuyos in Peru ; annexed
to the curacy of Huaicho.

CATALINA, Santa, another settlement of the
province and corregimiento of Cauta in Peru ; an
nexed to the curacy of Pari ; it has some hot me
dicinal baths.

CATALINA, Santa, a small settlement of the
district and jurisdiction of Valladolid in the pro
vince and bishopric of Mechoacan of Nueva
Espana.

CATALINA, Santa, another,' of the head set
tlement of Mistepeque, and alcaldia mayor of Ne
japa, in Nueva España: it is of a cold temperature,
situate at the foot of a mountain, with 60 families
of Indians, and is 4 leagues from its head settle
ment.

CATALINA, Santa, another, of the head set
tlement of Quiatoni, and alcaldia mayor of Teutit
lan, in Nueva España, with 20 families of Indians ;
and is one league n. of its head settlement.

CATALINA, Santa, another settlement of the
missions which were held by the regulars of the
company of Jesuits, in the province of Tepeguana
and kingdom of Nueva Viscaya, on the shore of
the river Las Nasas ; is 30 leagues to the n. w. of
its capital.

CATALINA, Santa, another settlement, with
the addition of Sera, of the province and govern
ment of Maracaibo, in the district of the city of
Pedraza ; situate on the shore of the river Pariva ;
is one of the missions which are held in Barinas bj
the religion of St. Domingo.

CATALINA, Santa, another, of the same pro

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