Historical and Alternate Community Names
Gabriel Coté, Fort Pelly Indians, Mee May, The Pigeon, Reserve no. 064
Reserves, Settlements, and Villages
Cote Indian Reserve No. 64, Treaty Four Reserve Grounds No. 77
Coté First Nation is a Nêhiyaw (Cree) and Anishinaabe (Ojibwe, Saulteaux) Community located to the north-east of Yorkton, Saskatchewan. They are signatories to Treaty 4, which the group signed in 1874. As of 2022, the Coté First Nation has a registered population of 4,239.
- Coté First Nation Website
- A Brief History of the Coté First Nation Community
- A Brief Summary of Cree Cultural History in Western Canada
- A Brief Summary of the Anishinaabe Cultural History in Western Canada
- Cree Justice and Legal Traditions
- Trapping, Traplines, and Northern Lifeways
- Residential School List
- Day School List
Support Services and Programs Available to Community Members
- Works Consulted
Government of Canada; Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada; Communications Branch, “First Nation Profiles,” fact sheet; resource list, November 14, 2008, https://fnp-ppn.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/fnp/Main/Search/SearchFN.aspx?lang=eng.
“Indigenous Saskatchewan Encyclopedia | University of Saskatchewan,” accessed November 29, 2022, https://teaching.usask.ca/indigenoussk/index.php.
Library and Archives Canada, “Indexes of Western First Nations Bands: Languages, Agencies, Inspectorates, and Regional Offices,” August 18, 2022, https://library-archives.canada.ca/eng/collection/research-help/indigenous-heritage/pages/bands-western-canada.aspx.