Ubakhea, California

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Ubakhea is a former Pomo settlement in Mendocino County, California, and a division of the Pomo people named for the settlement, recorded by George Gibbs in 1851. It was located in southern Mendocino County, near Sanel; its precise location is unknown.[1][2]

The Ubakhea band of Pomo are one of four bands of Pomo described by Gibbs as living between Sanel and the coast; the other three are Bochheaf, Tabahtea, and Moiya.[3]


  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Ubakhea, California
  2. ^ Hodge, Frederick Webb, ed. (1910), Handbook of American Indians North of Mexico, Part 2, Bulletin of the Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology, 30, p. 861
  3. ^ Barrett, Samuel Alfred (1908), The Ethno-geography of the Pomo and Neighboring Indians, University of California Publications in American Archaeology and Ethnology, 1, University of California Press, p. 178