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SEPTEMBER 2019 – over 900 new  First Nations/Metis/metis Marriages (Quebec & Alberta)

 


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 Main Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers Continue reading

October 15, 2019 Posted by | . | | 37 Comments

Index: The Inuit in Canadian Census Records

Core Index: First Peoples Genealogy and History

Main Index: Native/First Peoples/Metis Surnames | Census Extracts

 

 

This is where I am placing links for extracts of census records for the Inuit in Canada between 1881 and 1921.

The Inuit people’s traditional lands lie in the Arctic in what is now known as Greenland, Alaska (U.S.A.) and northern Canada (Nunavut, northern Quebec, Labrador). Though they are still known as Eskimos in other countries, those who live in Canada wish to be known as the Inuit people. The Canadian government recognizes them as one of three aboriginal groupings in Canada: First Nations, Inuit and Metis. Continue reading

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Main Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec

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Early French Canadian Pioneers of Quebec is a series of micro-posts listing many of the founding pioneer couples of Quebec – also known as the Habitants of Nouvelle France. This list began with ancestors in my own family tree and then was further developed in response to requests from others I have worked with. Most recently, I have French-Canadian surnames surnames that appear in the extracts from indigenous people, Metis or mixed individuals cited in censusmarriage or other documents. THIS DOESN’T NECESSARILY MEAN THAT THE INDIVIDUALS IN THE CENSUS DESCEND FROM THOSE PARTICULAR FRENCH CANADIAN LINES.  Continue reading

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Keewatin – C5 | Ojibway, Cree, Mixed (1901)

Main Index: Native/First Peoples/Metis Surnames | Census Extracts

This is part of a larger project to locate surnames carried by Natives, First Peoples and Metis in Eastern Canada. In this series of posts, I list surnames carried by Aboriginal (or part Aboriginal) individuals in the 1901 and 1911 census for the eastern provinces of Canada. Note: There are regular updates including external links (e.g. maps, encyclopedia) and added information (e.g. specific tribal affiliations). The companion series – Native/First Peoples/Metis [Marriage Records]scontains many of the same surnames as well as others.

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East Pelly Agency | Cree, Salteaux (1901)

Main Index: Native/First Peoples/Metis Surnames | Census Extracts

This is part of a larger project to locate surnames carried by Natives, First Peoples and Metis in Eastern Canada. In this series of posts, I list surnames carried by Aboriginal (or part Aboriginal) individuals in the 1901 and 1911 census for the eastern provinces of Canada. Note: There are regular updates including external links (e.g. maps, encyclopedia) and added information (e.g. specific tribal affiliations). The companion series – Native/First Peoples/Metis [Marriage Records]scontains many of the same surnames as well as others.

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Ungava 1 | Cree, Inuit (1901)

Main Index: Native/First Peoples/Metis Surnames | Census Extracts

This is part of a larger project to locate surnames carried by Natives, First Peoples and Metis in Eastern Canada. In this series of posts, I list surnames carried by Aboriginal (or part Aboriginal) individuals in the 1901 and 1911 census for the eastern provinces of Canada. Note: There are regular updates including external links (e.g. maps, encyclopedia) and added information (e.g. specific tribal affiliations). The companion series – Native/First Peoples/Metis [Marriage Records]scontains many of the same surnames as well as others.

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October 17, 2019 Posted by | . | , | Leave a comment

Ungava 2 | Inuit (1901)

Main Index: Native/First Peoples/Metis Surnames | Census Extracts

This is part of a larger project to locate surnames carried by Natives, First Peoples and Metis in Eastern Canada. In this series of posts, I list surnames carried by Aboriginal (or part Aboriginal) individuals in the 1901 and 1911 census for the eastern provinces of Canada. Note: There are regular updates including external links (e.g. maps, encyclopedia) and added information (e.g. specific tribal affiliations). The companion series – Native/First Peoples/Metis [Marriage Records]scontains many of the same surnames as well as others.

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October 17, 2019 Posted by | . | , | Leave a comment

Lake La Ronge | Cree, Mixed (1901)

Main Index: Native/First Peoples/Metis Surnames | Census Extracts

This is part of a larger project to locate surnames carried by Natives, First Peoples and Metis in Eastern Canada. In this series of posts, I list surnames carried by Aboriginal (or part Aboriginal) individuals in the 1901 and 1911 census for the eastern provinces of Canada. Note: There are regular updates including external links (e.g. maps, encyclopedia) and added information (e.g. specific tribal affiliations). The companion series – Native/First Peoples/Metis [Marriage Records]scontains many of the same surnames as well as others.

Continue reading

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