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Anderson | Cree, Metis, Mohawk, Saulteaux, Tuscorara, Mixed heritage/English, Mixed heritage/Scottish | Surname Anchor Post

Index:  Indigenous, Metis & Mixed-Heritage Surname Anchor Posts

Each of these posts is dedicated to one surname that is carried by someone connected to indigenous, Metis or mixed-heritage people in Canada.  Please be aware that it’s a synthesis of the information I’ve collected in my personal research throughout the years and is by no means complete!


  • Surname lists: Surname Anchor Posts,  IroquoisMetis (ON)
  • Regions: Alberta, Manitoba, NFLD & Labrador, Ontario, Saskatchewan
  • Ethnicity: Cree, Metis, Mohawk, Saulteaux, Tuscorara, Mixed heritage/English, Mixed heritage/Scottish
  • Associated surnames: Alexcee, Ballendine Rocheblanc, Beaudry, Birston, Burnham, Brass, Cook, Corrigal, Daniels, Demit, Ducharme, de Moran/Demoran, de Muy, Desmarais, Ducharme, Erasmus, Favel, Gill, Halcrow, Hill,  Hourie, House, Isbister, Johnson, Kipp, Lachlin, Laliberte, Landre, McKay, Miller, Montour, Moore, Mt. Pleasant, Norquay, Park, Paquin, Pocha, Prudent, Rupert, Sanderson, Sandison, Saunders, Setter, Sinclair, Smith, Swain, Tait/Tate, Thomas, Truthwaite, Venn, Whitford/Whiteford
  • Misc.: 1. The Tuscarora (Ontario) Anderson surname was introduced by 19th century Irish settlers George and Mary Anderson. 2.  Red River Andersons descend from several couples including: James Anderson (Scottish, Orkney Islands) and his Metis wife Elizabeth Isbister, Norwegian Anthony John Anderson and and his second wife Caroline Sayer, James Anderson (Scottish, Shetland Islands) and Elizabeth Isbester (Metis). 3. Anderson is on the list of Wabanaki surnames, however I haven’t run across it yet.



Edmonton |  Edmonton East  (1921)

Edmonton West  |  Indian Reserve  (1921)

The Territories  |  Lac Sainte-Anne   (1901)

The Territories  |  Logan    (1901)

The Territories  |  Macleod     (1901)

The Territories  |  Pakan    (1901)

Victoria  |  Townships 59   (1911)


Yale & Caribou  |  Yale West   (1901)

Yale-Caribou  |  Kamloops Indian Agency  (1911) 


Macdonald  |  Westbourne   (1901)

Selkirk  |  Berens River Agency    (1901)

Selkirk  |  St. Andrews L-7  June 2021

Selkirk  |  St. Laurent  (1901)

Selkirk  |  St. Clements  (1901)

Selkirk | Fisher River I. R.  (1911)

The Territories  |  Assiniboia E.  |  Touchwood  (1901)


Algoma  |  Unorg. Territory  M(3)-2 (1901)

Brant  |  Tuscarora E2    (1901)

Brant  |  Tuscarora (26) (1911)

Brant  |  Tuscarora 36   (1921)

Brant  |  Tuscarora 37   (1921)

Nipissing  |  Moose Factory    (1901)


Humboldt District  |  Gordon, Muskow-ekwum I. R.   (1906)

Prince Albert  |  Duck Lake I.R.  (1911)

Saskaskatchewan District  |  Subdistrict 42A   (1906)

The Territories |  Carlton     (1901)

The Territories |  Duck Lake Agency    (1901)

The Territories |  Egg Lake   (1901)

The Territories |  Grand Rapids    (1901)

The Territories |  Prince Albert East   (1901)

The Territories |  Prince Albert West   (1901)

The Territories |  St. Catherine  (1901)

The Territories |  Sturgeon Lake   (1901)


Unorganized Territories  | Athabaska A-1  (1901)  June 2021

Unorganized Territories  |  Athabaska a-4  (1901) 

Unorganized Territories  |  Athabaska A-8  (1901)  June 2021

Unorganized Territories  |  Keewatin C-1  (1901)  June 2021

Unorganized Territories  |  Keewatin C-6  (1901)   June 2021

Unorganized Territories  |  Keewatin C-6  (1901)  June 2021

Unorganized  Territories  |  Mackenzie D-4  (1901)  May 2021


ANAH   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [AB-MB-NFLD&LBRD-ON-QC-Western Canada Scrip]

B …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [MB]

CLOU   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [Western Canada Metis Scrip]

COON   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [Western Canada Metis Scrip]

D ….   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [Western Canada Metis Scrip]

DELM   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [Western Canada Metis Scrip]

DOKIS   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [Western Canada Metis Scrip]

E …     [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [Western Canada Metis Scrip]

HERY   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [Western Canada Metis Scrip]

JACQ   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]

L  …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [MB-Western Canada Metis Scrip]

LAHO   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [Western Canada Metis Scrip]

LESO   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB]

MCCU   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [Western Canada Metis Scrip]

MOBE   [CDN Marriage Extracts [ON]

OKAN   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [MB]

P  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [MB]

PIGE   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [Western Canada Metis Scrip]

ROBE   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [Western Canada Metis Scrip]

S … [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [Western Canada Metis Scrip]

SIMO …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [Western Canada Metis Scrip]

T … [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [Western Canada Metis Scrip]

THAN   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [MB-Western Canada Metis Scrip]

WHE-Z   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [Western Canada Metis Scrip]



Main Index: Canadian Census Extracts by Region & by Nation

Index: Canadian Marriage Extracts in Alphabetical Order

Index: First Nations and Metis Surname Lists


Anderson, Henry [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

Anderson, Thomas [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

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