A Timeline of Chiefs of Pikwakanagan

 

 

Chief Frank Baptiste Pesniwatch
September 1896-September 1899

 

Chief Matthew Bernard
May 1903 - October 1905
October 1909 - September 1911
October 1911 - January 1913
July 1914 - September 1925

 

 

Chief Angus Amikons

 

January 1913 - May 1914

                

 

 

Chief Paul Benoit

 

September 1925 - December 1928
December 1928 - March 1931     

 

 

 

Chief Peter Meness

 

June 1932 - May 1935
June 1935 - June 1938

 

 

 

Chief William Tenniscoe

 

June 1938 - June 1941
June 1941 - June 1944

 

 

Chief Samson Amikons

 

June 1944 - June 1947                      

 

 

 

Chief James Lavalley

 

June 1947 - September 1950

 

 

 

Chief Daniel Sarazin

 

September 1950 - September 1953
September 1953 - September 1955
September 1955 - September 1957
September 1957 - September 1959      

Chief Anna Whiteduck

 

September 1959 - September 1961

 

 

 

Chief Arthur Benoit

 

September 1961 - September 1963  

 

 

Chief William Commanda

 

September 1963 - September 1965
September 1965 - September 1967
September 1967 - September 1969
September 1969 - September 1971
September 1971 - September 1973
September 1973 - September 1975

 

 

Chief Dan Tennesco

 

September 1975 - September 1977
September 1977 - October 1978

 

 

Chief Clifford Meness

 

November 1978 - September 1979
September 1979 - September 1981
September 1981 - September 1983
September 1983 - September 1985
September 1985 - September 1987
September 1989 - September 1991
September 1991 - February 1993            

 

 

Chief Greg Sarazin

 

September 1987 - September 1989

 

 

 

Chief Robert Whiteduck
April 1993 - March 1995
April 1995 - March 1997
April 1997 - March 1999

 

           

 

 

 

 

Chief Lisa Ozawanimke

 

April 1999 - March 2001
April 2001 - March 2003

 

        

 

 

 

Current Chief

 

 

 

Chief Kirby Whiteduck

 

April 2003 - March 2005
April 2005 - March 2008
March 2008 –March 2011
March 2011-Present


 

        

Early Chiefs

There are no photos available for the following early chiefs of Pikwakanagan:

Chief Eneas Mukwa
Prior to 1875

Chief Seymour Eneas
April 1884- September 1888

Chief Nonnocheckaehick (Joseph Partridge)
September 1893-September 1896

Chief Narcissi Enias
September 1899-1900

Chief Joseph Partridge
August 1900-1903