Rocky Boy Tribe
Chippewa Indians of
Lutsel K'e Dene First Nation & History
This mixed Anishinabe-Athabasacan-Inuit band or community, lives in the northwest territories. Their tribal history probably involved being members of the iron confederation. They signed the 1921 treaty 11 with canada. The lutsel ke dene Chippewan (chipewyans) reserve has few living on the first nation. The total enrolled population of the lutsel ke dene first nation is 703, with 6 living on reserve. It is very similar to the other first nations of the northwest territories. The great majority live off the land that is their first nations. Many of the Chippewan (chipewyans) speak anishinabe. The Chippewan (Chipewyan) are really Anishinabek who absorbed a great many non Algonquian Indians amongst them.