A Canadian Family

First Nations, French Canadians & Acadians

Jocks & McComber | Kahnawake

Query by Glenn McDonald

On one of your posts, I followed a link that showed native marriages from the 1900’s. On 8/5/1901 Louis Jocks married Anne McComber in st. Francois Xavier parish, in Caughnawaga
How can I get more detail of this marriage, trying to trace my ancestry to Louis Jocks? Are the parish records available online? Appreciate all your posts! Continue reading

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Labrador Rigolet | Inuit, Mixed (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). The companion series – Native/First Peoples/Metis Surnames of Eastern Canada – Marriage Records  – contains many of the same surnames as well as others.

Continue reading

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North West Post | Inuit, Innu, Mixed (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). 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 each individual surname to reach its 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 34: Labrador, Northwest Territories (1911)

Includes: North West River Post

[Mixed]

 


 

Baikie –   Best  –  Blake   –  Broomfield

 

Chaulk  –  Goudie  –  Groves –  Hope

 

  McLean  –  Mesher  –  Michelin  –  Montague

 

Oliver  –  Pallicer  –  Pardy

 

Rich  –  White

 

 


 

Related Posts: 

 

External Links

Enumeration District 34: Labrador, Northwest Territories (1911)

North West Post

Sheshatshiu – Wikipedia   (Innu near North West Post)

NunatuKavut

 

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Theriault Isaac /Landry Philomene N.B. 1899 | Evelyn in Montreal

Anna Baillargeon said:

Am looking for my Theriault line-
Great-Grandparents are Isaac Theriault and Philomene Landry-married Jan. 9, 1899 in Grande-Anse, NB. Would like to trace it back to Jehan (Jean) our direct ancestor.Thanks.

Information (excerpts from correspondence)

You series of messages seems to be discussing the following lines for which there is complete information (dates,deaths,marriages etc.)in Fidele Theriault’s fine book ‘Les Familles de Caraquet’ which you absolutely have to consult if that’s where your family is from. Here is a brief summary of what he has: Continue reading

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William Chiasson, Caraquet N.B. | Evelyn in Montreal

Jessica Morneau said:

I’ve been trying to find information about the Chiasson side of my family tree for days, and then I finally came across this site. I was just wondering if anyone had information about William Chiasson and his wife, I think it was Jillette; they would have been born somewhere in the 1800’s and I believe they lived in Caraquet N.B. If anyone has information about these people and any information going farther back then that I would really appreciate it. Continue reading

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Nathaniel Mann and Minnie Lewis | Evelyn in Montreal

Dennis Brownley said:

Looking for information on Nathaniel Mann and Minnie Lewis with Twin daughters Agnus and Sara and youngest son Gordon.
Gordon was my grandfather and married Margaret Stamp.Gordon was listed as being born in West Flamborough,Would love any help I can get

 

Information

Nathanial Mann’s parents were John Mann and Harriet Elizabeth Mann
Nathanial married Minnie Lewis on March 16th, 1882 in Wentworth (Ontario).
Her parents were Charles Lewis and Elizabeth Lewis.
They were Methodists.

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Dase/Cardin/Kouikibagarsic | Evelyn in Montreal

Michel Rivard says:

Looking for any information as to the ancestors of Rosalie Cardin. She was baptised in 1851 Sault Ste. Marie, MI, USA. May have been born in Canada. Her parents are Basil Cardin and Rosalie Dase. Grand parents may be Paul Dase and Marie Kouikibagarsic.

Information 

Yes,  they are the grandparents. Basile Cardin (son of Basile Cardin and Francoise Richer) was married to Rosalie Dase (daughter of Paul Dase and Marie Kouikibagarsic) in Sault-Ste-Marie (Algoma, Ontario, Canada) in Holy Name of Mary Parish on July 16th, 1847

 

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