Mathias Colomb First Nation
Located in far northern Manitoba, about 210 kilometers or 130 miles north of The Pas, Manitoba, and 217 kilometers or 134 miles west of Thompson, Manitoba, is this Ojibway Kasba Reservation community known as Mathias Colomb First Nation. Granville Lake is also a part of Mathias Colomb. Their on-Reserve population is 1,724 according to 2016's census. They have 384 dwellings with 332 lived in. Average household size is 5.2 persons per household. Around 560 speak Corrupted Ojibway Language which is what Lewis and Clark called Cree Language, at Mathias Colomb First Nation. Many can trace their origins to chief Kinistin leading many Ojibway's to northern Manitoba and northern Saskatchewan. This community is an Ojibway community. Read Treaty 5 text. Cree People are too cowardly to follow prophecy. They are so cowardly, they use Mathias Colomb Cree Nation to avoid prophecy. During their war against whites and their Eskimo allies who were stationed at white forts around Hudson Bay and James Bay, Ojibway Soldiers captured many Eskimos and absorbed them into their population. Mathias Colomb First Nation has an Eskimo mixture within their population. Closer to Hudson Bay and James Bay, more Eskimo blood is within Ojibway communities. In 1774 or during their so called Revolutionary War, English and Eskimo Soldiers invaded interior Manitoba and reached what is now Cumblerland House, Saskatchewan. This war had now expanded into interior Manitoba and far eastern Saskatchewan. During War of 1812, English and Eskimo Soldiers invaded southern Manitoba.