PENTLATCH

PUNTLEDGE - PUNTLATSH

 

Pentlatch Territory: Central east of Vancouver Island in British Columbia.

During the 1800's, the Pentlatch, were invaded and occupied by the Laich-kwil-tach Division of the Kwakwaka'wakw. Previous attacks by the Haida had already weakened the Pentlatch as had the smallpox epidemic of 1862.

 

Portals
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CHUACHUATL DIVISION:

Qualicum First Nation : part of whose membership is Pentlatch
Qualicum Bay, British Columbia

 

PUNTLEDGE DIVISION:

K'ómoks First Nation : part of whose membership is Pentlatch
Comox, British Columbia

 

Pentlatch Population
Canada (2018) - 160

S A L I S H COAST