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Seated in Grafton Massachussetts, Nipmuc Nation is the state-acknowledged tribal government of the Nipmuc people.

With more than 500 citizens, Nipmuc Nation is one of the largest tribes in New England.

It is the mission of Nipmuc Nation to preserve and promote Nipmuc culture, language and values, while improving the quality of life for all our citizens and the generations to come.



Honoring our Elder who recently passed

Christopher "Quiet Bear" Montgomery

Christopher “Quiet Bear” Montgomery Nipmuc Indian, of Revere formerly of Boston passed away on January 22, 2015. He was the Beloved husband of the late Margaret (Pollard) and devoted father of Christopher and his wife Doris of MA, Erick of RI, Helena Montgomery of RI and the late Therese Williams. He is also survived by 4 loving grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Nipmuc Nation Tribal Council 25 Main St, South Grafton, MA 01560. Christopher retired from the Metropolitan Police Dept. (Revere). He was a WW II Navy Veteran, Commissioner of Indian Affairs for Worcester County and served on the Nipmuc Nation Tribal Council and Board of Elders for the Nipmuc Council.

The Nipmuc Nation Tribal Council and the People of the Nipmuc Nation extend their deepest sympathy to the family of Chris “Quiet Bear” Montgomery and please know that he will be deeply missed by all.

The Nipmuc Nation Tribal Council





This is a reminder for the enrolled citizens of the Nipmuc Nation. Tribal Council meetings are held on the third Saturday of the month at 11:00 a.m. at the Nipmuc Nation Tribal Office, 25 Main Street, South Grafton, MA.