Keeseekoose

Historical and Alternate Community Names

Baptiste Mowais, Keeseekon, Keeseekonse, Keeseekoose, Keeseekouse, Keeshekonse, Keeshikonse, Keesickouse, Kiishekonse, Kiishiikonse, Kiishikonse, Kiishikouse, Kishiikonse, Kishikonse, Kisickouse, Reserve no. 066


General Information

Keeseekoose is an Anishinaabe (Ojibwe, Saulteaux) First Nation located to the north-east of Yorkton, Saskatchewan. They are signatories to Treaty 4, which the group signed in 1874. As of 2022, Keeseekoose has a registered population of 2,626.


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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.

 

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