Kinistin Saulteaux Nation

Historical and Alternate Community Names

Yellow Quill

Reserves, Settlements, and Villages

Kinistin 91, Kinistin 91A, Kinistin I.R. No 91, Treaty Four Reserve Grounds No. 77

General Information

Kinistin Saulteaux Nation is an Anishinaabe (Ojibwe, Saulteaux) Community located to the south-east of Melfort, Saskatchewan. They are signatories to Treaty 4, which the group signed in 1876. As of 2022, Kinistin Saulteaux Nation has a registered population of 1,126.

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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,

“Indigenous Saskatchewan Encyclopedia | University of Saskatchewan,” accessed November 29, 2022,

Library and Archives Canada, “Indexes of Western First Nations Bands: Languages, Agencies, Inspectorates, and Regional Offices,” August 18, 2022,