Fort Folly First Nation

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The Fort Folly First Nation is a Mi'kmaq First Nation located near the village of Dorchester, New Brunswick, Canada.

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Population[edit]

The First Nation had a total of 111 people registered as of October 2008, of which 29 lived on their own reserve.

Governance[edit]

The current Chief of the First Nation is Joseph Knockwood. The Councillors of the First Nation are Rebecca Knockwood and Jennifer Knockwood. Their term expires in 2011. The band is a member of the North Shore Micmac District Council and the Atlantic Policy Congress of First Nation.

Reserve[edit]

The First Nation has one reserve, Fort Folly 1. The reserve has an area of 56.1 hectares (139 acres). This reserve came into existence in 1840, under the New Brunswick Indian Act.

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Coordinates: 45°53′32″N 64°29′44″W / 45.89222°N 64.49556°W / 45.89222; -64.49556