North Spirit Lake First Nation

This Ojibway Kasba Reservation settlement is located in northwestern Ontario. According to a 2016 census, population of North Spirit Lake First Nation is 293. They have 91 dwellings with 78 lived in. Average household size is 3.7 persons per household. Around 130 speak Ojibway Language at North Spirit Lake First Nation. This community is an isolated one which depends on a winter road for supplies to be brought in. It is located along southwestern shores of large North Spirit Lake. In Ojibway Language, they pronounce this community as "Ish-pi Man-i-to Ga-mi." Kewaydin does not mean north in Ojibway. Above (non locative) or "Ish-pi," means North. Translated, North Spirit Lake means North Ghost Lake. This First Nation history is not very well known.

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