Saulteaux First Nation of Saskatchewan


These Ojibway People are an only Ojibway People in central-western Saskatchewan, clinging to their Saulteaux Ojibway identity. Below are google earth photos of their land. They are better known as Jackfish Lake Saulteaux Ojibway's. All others are in fear of prophecy. Pelican Lake Saulteaux Ojibway's no longer accept being Ojibway, as do Sunchild Saulteaux Ojibway's and Witchekan Lake Saulteaux Ojibway's. Sunchild Saulteaux Ojibway's yet live in Saskatchewan. However, most relocated to O'Chiese/Sunchild Reserve in Alberta. They are descended from chief Big Bears Saulteaux Ojibway's and were originally known as Battleford Saulteaux Ojibway's. These Ojibway's led by chief Big Bear, lived from where Saddle Lake Reserve is in Alberta, to Sturgeon Lake First Nation in Saskatchewan. Big Bears Reserve is very large and originally had North Saskatchewan River as it's southern boundary, where South Saskatchewan Rivers mouth is. According to 2016's census, Saulteaux First Nation has an on-Reserve population of 499. They have two communities. Main one is located near Jackfish Lake. It has a population of 473. It has 142 dwellings with 133 lived in. Average household size is 3.7 persons per household. Around 150 speak Corrupted Ojibway Language which is what Lewis and Clark called Cree Language. At Birch Lake or Wig-waaz'o Ga-mi or Wig-waaz'o Ga-mi-ig or Birch Lake Place, if using a locative, their population is 26. At Moosomin, which is adjacent to Saulteaux Reserve, their population according to 2016's census, is 724. Their combined population is 1,223 according to 2016's census.



Saulteaux Road Closeup

Saulteaux Road Closeup

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Saulteaux Road Closeup

Saulteaux Road Closeup

Saulteaux Road Closeup

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