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First Nations, French Canadians & Acadians

Index: The Territories, North West Territories & Yukon [Native – First Peoples – Metis]

Core Index: First Peoples Genealogy and History

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

Index NWT, Territories, Yukon First Nations - Cree, Sioux, Mixed, Ojibway

 

This is where I’m indexing links to Canadian census returns for The Territories, the Northwest Territories and the Yukon.

Today Canada has ten provinces and three territories. The territories working from west to east are the Yukon (north of British Columbia and east of Alaska), the Northwest Territories (north of British Columbia, Alberta and Saskatchewan) and Nunavut (north of Manitoba).

Consulting census records for this geographical area is a little complicated because of the constantly changing political boundaries. In 1901, for census purposes, there was just one big area in Canada’s north and centre  called  “The Territories”. It was subdivided into five areas: Alberta, Assiniboia East, Assiniboia West, Saskatchewan and the Unorganized Territory.

As non-First Nations peoples moved in to the southernmost parts of Canada, the provinces of Alberta and Saskatchewan were carved out of the Territories. When the provinces of British Columbia, Manitoba and Quebec were created they also absorbed much land from the Territories. So, if you are researching your ancestors in the 1911 period or later,  you may find them in the Northwest Territories, the Yukon,  Alberta,  Saskatchewan, or the northern parts of British Columbia  – Manitoba or other provinces.

 


1901


 

TERR AB | Athabaska Landing  (1901)

TERR AB  | Blackfoot Agency  (1901)  NEW

TERR AB  |  Edmonton  (1901)

TERR AB | Egg Lake (1901)

TERR AB  | Lac La Biche  (1901)

TERR AB  |  Saddle Lake, Whitefish Lake  (1901)

 

TERR ASS | Assiniboina Agency (AG-1)   (1901)  NEW

TERR AS | Big Stick Lake  (1901)  NEW

TERR  AS  Crooked Lake Agency (1901)  NEW

TERR AS Dauphinais  (1901)  NEW

TERR AS | Dunmore  (1901)  NEW

TERR AS | Estevan (1901)  NEW

FERR AS | Ferndale (1901)  NEW

TERR AS  | Foster (1901)  NEW

TERR AS | Josephsburg  (1901)  NEW

TERR AS | Kranzberg (1901)  NEW

 

TERR AS |  File Hills  (1901)  NEW

TERR AS | Moose Mountain  (1901)

TERR AS | Muskowpehung …   (1901)

TERR AS  |  Touchwood Agency  (1901)

TERR AS  | Wood Mountain | (1901)  NEW

 

TERR SK  |  Battleford (1901)

TERR SK  | Carleton Agency | (1901)

TERR SK | Cedar Lake  (1910)  NEW

TERR SK  | Colleston  (1901)  NEW

TERR SK | Devil Lake | Mixed (1901)  NEW

TERR SK  | Duck Lake  (1901)

TERR SK | Egg Lake 1901)  NEW

 

TERR SK | Colleston  (1901)  NEW

TERR SK | Grand Rapids  (1901)  NEW

TERR SK | Halcro  (1901)  NEW

TERR SK | Mistawasis (1901) NEW

TERR SK | Shellbrook  (1901)  NEW

TERR SK | St Leonard  (1901)  NEW

TERR SK | St Louis (1901)  NEW

TERR SK | St Michael  (1901)  NEW

TERR SK | Stony Lake  (1901)  NEW

 

TERR SK | Willoughby  (1901)  NEW

 

TERR UNORG. | Athabaska  (1901)

TERR UNORG | Keewatin C-4  (1901)  NEW

 

 


1911


 

NWT | Albany  (1911)

NWT | Attawapiskat , Winisk, Albany Fort (1911)

 

NWT  |  Beaver House | Ojibway (1911)

NWT  |  Cat Lake | Mixed, Saulteaux (1911)

NWT  |  Charlton Island  (1911)

NWT  |  Churchill  (1911)

NWT | Cross Lake Post  (1911)

 

NWT  |  Egg Island | Inuit (1911)

 

NWT  |  Fort Hope, Keewatin  (1911)

NWT  |  Fort Resolution  (1911)

NWT  |  Fort Smith  (1911)

 

NWT  |  Grand Rapids  (1911) 

 

NWT |  Keewatin  (1911)

 

NWT | Island Lake  (1911)

 

NWT  |  Lac du Brochet  (1911)

NWT  | Lac Seul  (1911)

 

NWT  |  Martins Falls | Fort Hope, Keewatin | NWT (1911)

NWT  |  McKenzie Delta | Inuit (1911)

 

NWT  |  Nelson House  (1911)

NWT  | Norway House (1911)

 

NWT  | One Man’s Lake | Ojibway (1911)

NWT | Oxford House  (1911)

 

NWT | Split Lake  (1911)

 

NWT  | The Pas, Cumberland, Chemawawin …  (1911)

NWT  | Trout Lake Post  (1911)

 

NWT  | York Factory | Port Nelson, Fort Churchill  (1911)

NWT  | York Factory | Cree, Mixed (1911)

 

YUKON   (1911)

YUKON  (1911)

YUKON  (1911) (1911)

YUKON  (1911)

YUKON | Selkirk Pelly Crossing  (1911) 

YUKON | Wheaton | First Nations (1911)  

 

 


1921


 

under construction  🙂

 

Yukon | Pelly River, Ross River, Pelly Banks, McMillan | prob. Cree (1921)  NEW

 

 

 


 

Related Indexes

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

Index: Native/First Peoples/Metis Surnames | Marriage Extracts

Core Index: First Peoples Genealogy and History

 

 

 

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