Nakota (Assiniboine)

Pheasant Rump Nakota

Historical and Alternate Community Names

Croup de Pheasant, La Croup de Pheasant, Le Croup de Pheasant, Le Croupe de Pheasant, Reserve no. 068


General Information

Pheasant Rump Nakota are a Nakota First Nation located to the south-east of Regina, Saskatchewan. They are signatories to Treaty 4, which the group signed in 1878. As of 2022, Pheasant Rump Nakota has a population of 459. Pheasant Rump Nakota was amalgamated with White Bear First Nation in 1901, but the group regained independent status in 1990.

Ocean Man

Historical and Alternate Community Names

Great Seaman, Kicheekahmenin, Kichikahmenin, Kichikahmewins, Kichikamewin, Kickekamewin, Kickikahmenin, Kickikamewin, Kiskeekahmenum, Kitchikahmewin, Ocean Man, Reserve no.069, Red Ear, Red Ears, Striped Blanket 

Mosquito-Grizzly Bear’s Head-Lean Man

Historical and Alternate Community Names

Misketo (Mosquito), Musquito (Mosquito), Reserve no. 109 (Mosquito), Sahkemayo (Mosquito), Stony (Mosquito), Sukeman (Mosquito), Bear's Head (Grizzly Bear's Head), Grizzly Bear (Grizzly Bear's Head), Reserve no. 110 (Grizzly Bear's Head), Reserve no. 111 (Lean Man), Tibia (Lean Man)


Encompassed Communities

Mosquito, Grizzly Bear's Head, Lean Man.

Little Black Bear

Historical and Alternate Community Names

Black River, James Bird, Kuskeetewmuscoonusqua, Reserve no. 084


General Information

Little Black Bear is a Nêhiyaw (Cree) and Nakota First Nation located to the north-east of Regina, Saskatchewan.  They are signatories to Treaty 4, which the group signed in 1874.  As of 2022, Little Black Bear First Nation has a registered population of 643.

Carry the Kettle

Historical and Alternate Community Names

Carry Kettle, Jack, Jack Assiniboine, Man Who Took the Coat, Reserve no. 076, Reserve no. 077, The Man Who Took the Coat, The One That Fetched the Coat


General Information

Carry the Kettle is a Nakota First Nation located to the east of Regina, Saskatchewan. They are signatories to Treaty 4, which the group signed in 1877. As of 2022, Carry the Kettle First Nation has a registered population of 3,037.