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Index: Kahnawake Biographical Information/Links

This is the index for a series of posts containing links to online information about individuals who have lived in, passed through or been in some way connected to the history of Kahnawake.

If you are a newcomer to historical research, please remember that, as Winston Churchill once said: history is written by the victors. Much of the information in these links is derived from 19th century documents which were written from a European and Christian perspective.

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Waswanipi | Cree (1911)

Index: Native Surname 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).

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).

 


 

HOW TO USE  

1. To reach the original census records for the district named below, you can click on the External Links at the bottom of the post.

2. You can also click on many of the individual surnames to reach that listing in one of the census records (usually 1901 or 1911).

3. Surnames highlighted in orange also appear in the Marriage Records (although often spelled differently). 

 


 

Census Data:

Enumeration district: Quebec, Yamaska, Waswanipi (1911)

[Cree]

 


 

Alex  – Apidjik  –  Apitcik

 

Cooper   –  Dixson–  Grant  –  Gull

 

Jean  –  Kaganash –   Keteen  –  Luc

 

Makisint  –  Mikisini  –  Moor  –  Morrison

 

Negashet –  Negashit –   Nimishine

 

Renouq  –  Smally  –  Teskanebins  –  Tserbrozq

 

    Ultereyes  –  Wishkavatcask

 

 


 

Related Posts

Index: The Cree in Canadian Census Records

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

Core Index: First Peoples Genealogy and History

 

External Links

Enumeration district: Quebec, Yamaska, Waswanipi (1911)

Cree First Nation of Waswanipi

Waswanipi, Quebec – Wikipedia

 

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Main Index: Native – First Peoples – Metis [Canadian Census Extracts]

Core Index: First Peoples Genealogy and History

Surnames: Mi'kmaq (Micmac), Malecite (Amelicite Maliseet), Inuit, Algonquin. Ojibway, Cree, Six Nations, Oneida, Iroquois, Mississauga, Tuscarora, Chippewa, Metis, Montagnais

This is part of a constantly updated larger project to locate surnames carried by Canadian Natives, First Peoples and Metis. In this series of posts, I list surnames found in various census documents ranging from the 19th to the 20th century. This is the  complete list of all census extracts organized by location. For specific First Nations see the indexes listed at the foot of this post.

The companion series –  Native / First Peoples / Metis Surnames of Canada – Marriage Records contains many of the same surnames as well as others.

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Oka | Iroquois Mohawk (1911)

Index: Native Surname Census Extracts

Index: The Mi’kmaq in Canadian Census Records

 

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 Surnames of Eastern Canada – Marriage Records contains many of the same surnames as well as others.

HOW TO USE  

1. To reach the original census records for the district named below, you can click on the External Links at the bottom of the post.

2. You can also click on many of the individual surnames to reach that listing in one of the census records (usually 1901 or 1911).

3. Surnames highlighted in orange also appear in the Marriage Records (although often spelled differently). 

 


 

Census Data:

Enumeration District 23: Oka Indian Reserve, Deux Montagnes, Quebec (1911) Continue reading

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Restigouche QC | Mi’kmaq (1911)

Index: Native Surname Census Extracts

Index: The Mi’kmaq in Canadian Census Records

 

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 Surnames of Eastern Canada – Marriage Records contains many of the same surnames as well as others.

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