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Taylor | Metis, Chippewa, Cree, Dakota, Iroquois, Mi’kmaq, Mississaugas, Slavi 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, New Brunswick, Northwest Territories, Ontario, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Yukon
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Chippewa, Cree, Dakota, Iroquois, Mi’kmaq, Mississaugas, Slavi    Mixed-heritage: Scottish
  • Associated surnames:  Aientas, Akwirahes, Amos, Armit, Bannerman, Beaubien, Beaupre, Beddome, Bigwind, Bird, Birston, Boucher, Bouvette, Bremner, Brown, Bruce, Capitaine, Carlson, Chisholm, Cooper, Coppaway, Cox, Cromartie, D’Ailleboust / Diabo, Dewan, Donald, Doxtator, Dumont, Gervais, Godin, Hathaway, Hardisty, Harper, Hogue, Howard, Hurteau, Inkster, Isbister, Jacob, Kanonwakenrat, Karonhienhowi, Keith, Kennedy, Kirkness, Konwaseronni, Konwawi, Lacroix,  Ladouceur, Lambert, Lafrance, Laronde, Matt, McCue, McDonald, McSwayn, Mowatt, Onwaientatenni, Patenaude, Picard, Prince, Sakohentetha, St. Denis, Sawyer, Setter, Slater, Smith, Smoke, Sokohtowane, Spence, Spencer, Stevens, Sunday, Tekahawakwa, Thomas, Tsonatiooha, Whetung, Williams, Young.
  • Misc.:  – 



Edmonton Indian Reserve 120 | (1906) 

The Territories  |  Athabaska Landing (1901)

The Territories  | Athabaska a-4  (1901)

The Territories  |  Creuzot  (1901)

The Territories  |  Lac Sainte-Anne  (1901)

The Territories  |  Whitford   (1901)

Victoria  |  Cold Lake   (1911)

Victoria  |  Grand Rapids (1911)  June 2021



Aboriginal Agencies  |  Fraser Agency B-1 | (1901)

Yale & Cariboo  |  Kamloops Indian Agency   (1911)



Brandon  |  Oak I. R.  (1911)

Brandon  |  Oak River I.R.   (1921)

Macdonald  |  Portage La Prairie k-13  June 2021

NWT  |  Norway House  (1911)

Selkirk  |  St. Andrews L-7  June 2021

Selkirk  |  St. Laurent  (1901)



Northumberland  |  Alnwick   (1911)

Northumberland  |  Burnt Church, Eelground, Red Bank  (1921)



Northwest Territories  |  Fort Providence  (1911)  July 2021

NWT  |  Island Lake   (1911)



Algoma East  |  Severn Post  (1911)

Algoma West  |  English River  (1911)

Brant  |  Tuscarora E-2   (1901)

Bruce North  |  Cape Croker I.R. |  Bruce North (1911)

Middlesex West  |  Caradoc I.R.    (1921)

Middlesex West  | Chippewa I.R.  (1911)

Nipissing  | May, Salter & Township 116 P(1)-2   June 2021

Nipissing  |  Moose Fort  (1911)

Peterborough West  |  Chemong I.R.   (1911)

The Territories  |  Keewatin C-4 (1901)

Thunder Bay & Rainy River   |  Nipigon House Post (1911)



Chateauguay  |  Sault St. Louis    (1901)

Laprairie & Napierville  |  Sault St. Louis  (1911)

Laprairie-Napierville  |  Caughnawaga I.R.   (1921)



The Territories  | Battleford North (1901)

The Territories  |  Battleford South  (1901)

The Territories  |  Brancepeth  (1901)

The Territories  |  Bresaylor  (1901)

The Territories  |  Butler  (1901)

The Territories  |  St Leonard  (1901)

SK  |  Battleford  (1921)



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



Territory  |  Moose Head Village (1911)

Territory  |  Rampart House  (1911)



A …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


AION     [CDN Marriage Extracts] 


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


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


BAST   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


BENA    [CDN Marriage Extracts]


BLAN   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]


BRAS   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


C …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


CARI   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]


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


DELM    [CDN Marriage Extracts] [SK]


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


G …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]


GIRO    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]


H …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB-QC-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


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


I …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


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


MCCU   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NWT]


MOBE   [CDN Marriage Extracts  [Western Canada Metis Scrip]


OKAN   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


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


S …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]


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


SIMO   [CDN Marriage Extracts]


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


T …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [MB-ON-QC-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


THAN   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB-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



Memories of Caughnawaga by Reader Anita Ferroni



Taylor, George [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

HBC Fort Pelly (63/64), Servants/Free Traders [Gabriel Dumont Institute]



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