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Antoine | Metis, Algonquin, BC First Nations, Beaver, Chippewa, Chipewyan, Cree, Dakota, Montagnais, Shuswap, Slavey, BC First Nations, Mixed-heritage: Algonquin, French | 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, Metis (ON)
  • Regions:  Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, Saskatchewan
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Algonquin, BC First Nations, Beaver, Chippewa, Chipewyan, Cree, Dakota (some American-born), Montagnais, Shuswap, Slavey, BC First Nations (various), Mixed-heritage: Algonquin, French
  • Associated surnames: Alec, Arnouse, Augustine, Bigwind, Bird, Boivin, Commandant, Connelly, Corticedo, Dominique, Francois, Gabriel, Gaspard, Green, Gregoire, Ignace, Jacco, Jack, Jim, John, Johns, Just, Magdalene, Manikush, McLean, Mitchell, Moisie, Morin, Nanotech, Paul, Payesi, Pierre, Porter, Prince, Ritaskiet, Saul, Simpson, Snake, Stoby, Stoney, Vital, Young.
  • Misc.: – 
  • Two Algonquin Antoine lineages in the Maniwaki region descend from: Francois Antoine (aka Nijikwissens / Nipissingue) and Elizabeth Chawan, and Jean Paul Antoine (aka Nijkwiwesens / Janbone / Jawbone) and Marie Lucie Chawan  [Source: Jean-Guy Paquin]



Edmonton  |  District 46   (1911)

The Territories  |  Edmonton Agency  (1901) 

Victoria |  Township 66 (1911)


Aboriginal Agencies  |  Fraser Agency B-2 (1901)

Comox-Atlin  |  Atlin Indian Villages  (1911)

Kootenay  |  Lower Kootenay Reserve  (1911) 

Unorganized Territory  |  Mackenzie D-2  (1901)

Yale-Caribou  |  Kamloops Indian Agency (1911)

Yale & Cariboo  |  Cariboo  (1901)

Yale-Cariboo  |  Okanagan  (1911)

Yale-Cariboo  |  William Lake Agency (1911)

Yale & Cariboo  |  Yale West (1901)


Brandon  |  Woodworth (1901)

Brandon  |  Oak Lake Indian Reserve    (1911)

Provencher  |  Rossean Indian Reserve    (1911)


Addington  | Bedford 

Addington  |  Antoines in Denbigh, Abinger & Ashby    (1901)

Lambton West  |  Walpole Island I.R.  (1911)

Middlesex West  |  Caradoc Indian Reserve    (1921)

Middlesex  West  |  Chippewa Indian Reserve   (1911)

Middlesex South  |  Westminster  (1901)    Apr 2022

Nipissing  |  Mattawan Town 0(1)-1  (1901)  

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

Nipissing  |  Whitefish River(1901) 

Renfrew North  |  Mattawa (1881)  newly indexed

Thunder Bay and Rainy River  |  Long Lake Post  (1911)


Chicoutimi & Saguenay  |  Ouiatchouan  (1901)

Pontiac  |  Abitibi …   (1901)

Pontiac  |  Nedelec Indian Reserve (1911)

Pontiac  |  Opasatika  (1911) 

Pontiac  |  Timiskaming  (1901)

Pontiac  |  Temiskaming Indian Reserve …    (1921)

Pontiac  | Unorg. |   z-2   (1901) 

Pontiac |  Unorg z-4  (1901)  newly indexed


Battleford  |  Fond du Lac  (1911)

Battleford  |  Indian Reserves  (1911)


Unorg. Terr.  |  Mackenzie D-5  (1901)  


AION   [CDN Marriage Extracts] 

ANAH   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [BC-ON-QC-SK]

BENA    [CDN Marriage Extracts] [BC]

BLAN   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

CLOU    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON-QC]

G  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [BC]

GIRO   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [BC-ON]

I …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]

JACQ   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]

M …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

MICE   [CDN Marriage Extracts]

MOBE   [CDN Marriage Extracts]

N …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB]

PIGE   [CDN Marriage Extracts] 

R …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [BC]

S …  [CDN Marriage Extracts] [BC]

SIMO    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [BC]

SNOW    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [BC]

V  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [BC]

WHE–Z    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [BC]



Main Index: Canadian Census Extracts by Region & by Nation

Index: Canadian Marriage Extracts in Alphabetical Order


French Canadian Pioneers: The Antoines of Quebec


Chief Antoine, Fort Simpson, Image [Archives Canada]

Chief Antoine, Liidlii Kue First Nation (Dene) men at Fort Simpson, Northwest Territories [Archives Canada]

February 19, 2021 - Posted by | . | , ,

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