- General Facts:
- Genealogy: Traced through female lines 1
- Historical Government: Chiefs-Councils-Tribe-Confederacy 1
- Language: Iroquoian-all tribes in the League spoke similar dialects 1
- Modern Population: Approximately 70,000 2
- Also known as: Haudenosaunee or People of the Longhouse 2
- Tribes of the Iroquois League: Cayuga, Mohawk, Oneida, Onondaga, Seneca, and Tuscarora 2
- Iroquois Confederacy disbands but League continues: 1779 2
- Iroquois League founded (estimate): 1570 2
- Peace treaty signed with French: 1667 2
- Signed first treaty as "Five Nations": 1677 2
- Treaty of Ryswick places the League under British: 1697 2
- Tuscarora Tribe becomes sixth member of League: 1722 2
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