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Abraham | Chippewayan, Cree, Iroquois, Mi’kmaq | 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 NOTES  |  ABRAHAM


  • Surname lists: Surname Anchor PostsWabanaki
  • Regions:  Alberta, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Saskatchewan
  • Ethnicity:   BC First Nations, Chippewayan, Cree, Iroquois, Mi’kmaq, Sioux, poss. Montagnais
  • Associated surnames:  Agnes, Botte Hamelin, Charles, Cope, Karonhienhawi, Romain, Skugwit, Stanley, Hery Duplanty, Mispunas, Nelson, Paul, Sakowennenhawe, Stanley, Sylleboy, William
  • Misc.:  Abram & Abrams are two variations of Abraham

CENSUS DISTRICTS  |  ABRAHAM


ALBERTA

Calgary  |  Stony Indian Reserve  (1911)

Calgary West  |  Stoney Reserve   (1921)

Edmonton  |  Townships 71 (1911)

NWT  |  Lac La Biche, Saddle Lake, Whitefish Lake   (1901)

The Territories  |  Athabaska  (1901)

The Territories  |  St. Albert  (1901)

BRITISH COLUMBIA

Yale-Caribou  |  Kamloops Indian Agency  (1911) 

Yale-Cariboo  |  William Lake Agency  June 2021

MANITOBA

Macdonald  |  Ochre River (1901)   June 2021

NEW BRUNSWICK

Alnwick  |  Northumberland   (1901)

Alnwick  |  Northumberland   (1911)

PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND

Prince West  |  Lot 12   (1901)

QUEBEC

Natashquan  |  Chicoutimi & Saguenay  (1901)

Chateauguay  |  Sault St. Louis  (1901)

Chateauguay  |  Sault-St-Louis  (1911)

SASKATCHEWAN

The Territories  |  Cedar Lake   (1910)

The Territories  |  Pas Agency 4   (1901)


MARRIAGES  |  ABRAHAM


A  …  [CDN Marriage Extracts] [BC]

HERY    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

MICE   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [SK]

SNOW     [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NS]


RELATED POSTS  |  ABRAHAM


INDEXES

Main Index: Canadian Census Extracts by Region & by Nation

Index: Canadian Marriage Extracts in Alphabetical Order

Index: First Nations and Metis Surname Lists

December 28, 2020 - Posted by | . | , , , , ,

1 Comment »

  1. Hello, I’m looking for information on Abraham Obey and he was our great grandfather. We know he came from First Nations Mi”kmaq tribe New Brunswick . We did find birth date, death certificate but looking for what reserve he would have been from. Any help would be appreciated. His daughter was Ida Obey and she married my grandfather. Trying to find their native background which I always wanted to do. Thanks in advance

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    Comment by Abe Obey | August 20, 2021 | Reply


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