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Shamattawa First Nation


Located in far northeastern Manitoba, not too far from western shores of Hudson Bay, is this Ojibway Misipawistik Reserve community known as Shamattawa First Nation. According to 2016's census, on-Reserve population of Shamattawa First Nation is 1,019. They have 203 dwellings with 179 lived in. Average household size is 5.7 persons per household. Around 450 speak Corrupted Ojibway Language which is what Lewis and Clark called Cree Language. Their Reserve was set aside in either 1940's of 1950's. They use to live close to or at Hudson Bay. 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 Cree People, Chipewyan 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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