Manzanita Band of Diegueno Mission Indians of the Manzanita Reservation

Manzanita Band of Diegueno Mission Indians of the Manzanita Reservation

About Manzanita Band of Diegueno Mission Indians of the Manzanita Reservation

The Manzanita Band of Diegueno Mission Indians of the Manzanita Reservation is a federally recognized tribe of Kumeyaay Indians, who are sometimes known as Mission Indians. The Manzanita Reservation is a federal Indian reservation located in southeastern San Diego County, California, near Boulevard, within ten miles north of the US-Mexico Border. The reservation is 3,579 acres large with a population of approximately 69. It was established in 1893. In 1973, 6 out of 69 enrolled members lived on the reservation. The Manzanita Band is headquartered in Boulevard. They are governed by a democratically elected tribal council. Leroy J. Elliott is their current tribal chairperson.'

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