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Christmas | Malecite, Mi’kmaq | Surname Anchor Posts

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,  Wabanaki
  • Regions:  Nova Scotia
  • Ethnicity:  Malecite, Mi’kmaq
  • Associated surnames: Bernard, Brooks, Cromwell, Dennis, Ducette / Doucette, Francis, Googoo, Gould, Herney, John,  Labove, Marshall, Martin, Nevins, Newell / Noel, Pictou, Richard, Robinson, Simon, Sylliboy.
  • Misc.:  Christmas is a rather rare surname in English. It is said that the Mi’kmaq Christmas surname might be an anglicization of the French surname Noel.





Carleton  |  Woodstock I.R.  (1911)

Kings & Albert  |  South Western  (1911)



Cape Breton  |  Grand Narrows (1901)

Cape Breton North  |  Indian Reserve  (1911)

Cape Breton North & Victoria  |  Grand Narrows, Eskasong  (1921)

Cape Breton South  |  Sydney I.R.   (1911)

Cape Breton South & Richmond  |  Indian Reserve   (1921)

Inverness  |  Whycocomagh  |  Inverness (1911)

Richmond  |  Red Islands  (1901)

Whycocomagh |  Inverness  (1921)





BENA   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NS]


BRAS    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [NS]


CARI   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [NS]


GIRO   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NS]


H  …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NS]


JACQ    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NS]


MARB  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NS]


N …    [CDN Marriage Extracts] [NS]


PETE   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [NS]


ROBE   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [NS]


SNOW   [CDN Marriage Extracts]






Main Index: Canadian Census Extracts by Region & by Nation

Index: Canadian Marriage Extracts in Alphabetical Order

Index: First Nations and Metis Surname Lists





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