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First Nations, French Canadians & Acadians

They Passed Through Kahnawake: Edouard Bougie and Juliette Anctil

Index: They Passed Through Kahnawà:ke

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The couple Edouard and Juliette Bougie who are found living in Caughnawaga at the time of the 1921 census. might be the couple Edouard Bougie (son of Philias Bougie and Amanda Guillemet) and Juliette Anctil (daughter of Cyprien Anctil and Delima Tremblay) who were married in Notre-Dame-du Perpetual-Secours on May 21st, 1919 in Montreal. Continue reading

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Renfrew North | Golden Lake, South Algona, I. R. Beaver Lake | Algonquin (1911)

 

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 Index: Native – First Peoples – Metis [Canadian Marriage Extracts]  – contains many of the same surnames as well as others. Continue reading

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They Passed Through Kahnawake: Joseph Gervais and Corona Lemire

Index: They Passed Through Kahnawà:ke

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This couple were living in Caughnawaga in 1921 with their children Herne, Rene, Aime, Annette and Simone. They were French Canadians. Continue reading

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Caughnawaga Census 1921 | Households 281 – 300

HOUSEHOLD 281   Iroquois

Dorion Isidore,  28    Dorion Mariea, 25

Dorion Paul, 4       Dorion Rene, 1

HOUSEHOLD 282   Iroquois

Dawny Frank, 26    Dawny Marguerite, 19

Dawny Frank, 1     Dawny Doris, 1

HOUSEHOLD 283  Iroquois

Phillips Joseph,  35   Phillips Marguerite, 25

Phillips Monique, 2

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They Passed Through Kahnawake: Anastas Brault & Germaine Cabana

Index: They Passed Through Kahnawà:ke

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In 1921 Anastas Brault (son of Louis Brault and Marie-Virginie Carey) was living in Caughnawaga with his wife Germaine Cabana (daughter of Adelard Cabana & Marie Dame) and their infant son Gerard Brault.

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Chemong I.R. | Ojibway (1911)

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

 

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French Canadian Pioneers: The Cartiers of Quebec

Index: Early French Canadian Pioneers   

 

QUEBEC SURNAMES: Cartier + des Granches, Filiau, Garnier, Gauthier, Mongeon LOCATIONS: Neuville, Beauport, St-Malo, Sillery, Montreal | Vintage postcard of Port Cartier, Quebec - Cinema Cartier

 

Guillaume Cartier | Marie-Étiennette Garnier

January 18th, 1685, Neuville

[Occ. Miller]  [Baptismal record] Continue reading

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