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Oxford House First Nation


Located 587 kilometers or 365 miles northeast of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Oxford House First Nation is an Ojibway Misipawistik Ojibway Reserve community. This community has an on-Reserve population of 1,950 according to 2016's census. They have 377 dwellings with 334 lived in. Average household size is 5.7 persons per household. They are Northern Ojibways who are also known as Muskegos. Around 1,320 speak Corrupted Ojibway Language which is what Lewis and Clark called Cree Language, at Oxford House First Nation. This community is an Ojibway community. Read Treaty 5 text. We also know that Northern Ojibway Territory extended to Nelson River and much further north. According 1832's Edinburgh Encyclopedia, Ojibway People gave rise to Chipewyan People, Copper People, Cree People and Dogrib People. Staff at HBC named Northern Ojibway People "Nakawawuck or Nekawawuck and Lake Indians." Andrew Graham wrote in 1771, that Ojibway's forced their way to York Fort (aka York Factory) in 1762 or during Pontiac's War. They were there to prevent white expansion inland. They did trade now and then according to Andrew Graham who also wrote that Northern Ojibway People commanded all lakes (thus why they were named Lake Indians) from York Fort Rivers (Nelson River and Hayes River), well inland to Lake Winnipeg.



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