Kahnawake

First Nation

Also Known as :
Mohawks Of Kahnawá:ke
Closest City/Town :
Kahnawake
Province :
Quebec
Name of Current Chief :
Kahsennenhawke Sky Deer
Band Number :
70
Tribal Council :
Unaffiliated
Cultural affiliation :
Mohawk

Description:

The Mohawks of Kahnawá:ke (Kahnawákeró:non) are an ancient people with a vibrant culture and rich history. We are one of the eight communities that make up the Mohawk (Kanien:keha'ka) Nation and have historic, political and cultural ties based on Honor, Trust and Respect to the Oneida, Seneca, Onondaga, Cayuga and Tuscarora Nations of the Northeastern part of North America.