STURGEON CREE

SWAN RIVER CREE : Click for BASQUIA CREE or SUSUHANA CREE

 

Sturgeon Cree Territory: From west of central Lake Winnipeg across in Saskatchewan.

Sturgeon Cree Divisions: Sturgeon and Cowintou.

The Sturgeon Cree were decimated by the smallpox epidemic of 1781. Subsequently, Saulteaux and Assiniboine migrated into their territory from the east and merged with the survivors to form a new identity, Plains Cree.

 

Portals
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Gordon First Nation : part of whose membership is Sturgeon Cree
Punnichy, Saskatchewan

 

Little Black Bear's Band : part of whose membership is Sturgeon Cree
Goodeve, Saskatchewan

 

Muscowpetung Saulteaux First Nation : part of whose membership is Sturgeon Cree
Fort Qu'Appelle, Saskatchewan

 

Piapot First Nation : part of whose membership is Sturgeon Cree
Zehner, Saskatchewan

 

Wuskwi Sipihk Nation : part of whose membership is Sturgeon Cree
Birch River, Manitoba WIKIPEDIA

 

 

Sturgeon Cree Population
Canada (2010) - 5,400

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