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Smith |   Metis, Mixed, BC First Nations, Chippewa, Cree, Iroquois, Mi’kmaq, Ojibway, Oneida, Peigan / Pilkani, Saulteaux | 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: Metis, Surname Anchor Posts.  
  • Regions:  Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Ontario, Quebec, Western Canada
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Mixed, BC First Nations, Chippewa, Cree, Iroquois, Mi’kmaq, Ojibway, Oneida, Peigan / Pilkani, Saulteaux
  • Associated surnames:  (a) Adamar, Alexander, Alexcee, Anderson, Andrews / Capot, Aquash, Augustine,  Azure  (b)  Baby, Bach / Saddle Back,  Badger, Ballendine,  Barnabe,  Bear,  Belcourt,  Berard, Bird, Blackeye   (c) Calder, Cardinal, Charles, Charlie, Collands, Commandant, Cook, Coppagog / Copegog, Crow Eagle   (d) Davis,  Delorme,  Desmarais, Ducharme, Dumas, Dumont, Duquette   (e)  Eagle  (f)  Favel,  Fields, Fidler / Fiddler, Finlayson, Firing Stoney, Fitzpatrick Konwantontion, Flett, Foulds, Fraser, Frese  (g)  Gladu, Going to Shoot, Greenbird  (h)  Halcrow, Hall, Hanuse, Horsethief / Ward, Hovel, Hubbard  (i)  Inkster,  Irwin, Isbister / Isbester  (j)  Johnstone  (k)  Kennedy  (l)  Laliberte, Lizotte, Logan  (m) Maracle, Massey, Matheson, McLeod, McKay, Mink, Mitchell, Montour, Moore, Mowat, Munroe (n) Napayo, Ninham, Norn   (o)  Olsen, Omand, Oswin (p)  Pamejewong, Paquin, Parenteau, Parisien,  Patrice, Pearson, Pelletier, Pepin, Peters, Picard, Pictou, Pollard, Primeau, Pruden  (r)  Robertson, Romain, Rose  (s)  Sabiston,  Salter, Salway, Sanderson, Saunderson,  Sandy, Saunders, Seneca, Sinclair, Solomon, Spence, Stevens, Stevenson, Swain  (t)  Taylor,  Thomas  (u)  Umphreville / Humphreville  (v)  Vivier  (w) Walker, Webster,  Weir,  Wells / Welsh, Whiteloon, Williams, Wilson,  Wolfchield, Woodman.
  • Misc.: – 





Athabaska Landing |  The Territories (1901)  

Athabaska |  The Territories (1901)

Lac La Biche, Saddle L., Whitefish L. |  The Territories (1901)

Pincher Creek  |  The Territories (1901)

Edmonton  44 |   The Territories (1911)

Cold Lake, Frog Lake, Long Lake | Victoria  (1911)

Townships 41  |  Strathcona | Cree (1911)

Fort Vermilion, Peace River  |  Edmonton West (1921)

Paigan Reserve |  Macleod  (1921)



Atlin 44 | Comox-Atlin (1911)

Atlin 46  | Comox-Atlin (1911)

Atlin 47  | Comox-Atlin (1911)

Atlin 48 |  Comox-Atlin (1911)

Atlin  49 | Comox-Atlin (1911)

Atlin 50 | Comox-Atlin (1911)

Atlin 51  |  Comox-Atlin (1911)

Babine Kit wan’gah |  Aboriginal Agencies (1901)

Cowichan Agency XX-1 |  Vancouver (1901)

Cowichan Agency XX-2  |  Vancouver Island (1901)

Fraser Agency B-2 | Aboriginal Agencies (1901)

Kamloops Indian Agency |  Yale-Cariboo (1911)

Lytton | Yale-Cariboo  (1911)

Okanagan  |  Yale-Cariboo (1911)

West Coast Agency E-1 |  Aboriginal Agencies (1901)

West Coast Agency E-2 | Aboriginal Agencies (1901)

West Coast Agency E-3 |  Aboriginal Agencies (1901)



Carlton |   Selkirk (1901)

Clandeboye Agency  |  Selkirk   (1911)

Cross Lake Post | NWT (1911)

Fisher River Indian Reserve  |  Selkirk (1911)

Jack Head, Fisher River, Peguis Hodgson |  Selkirk (1921)

St. Laurent  |  Selkirk (1901)

Ritchot  |  Provencher (1911)

Norway House  |  Northwest Territories (1911)



Bathurst   |  Gloucester (1901)

Colborne  |  Restigouche  (1901)

Dalhousie | Restigouche (1911)



Fort Resolution | Northwest Territories (1911)

Fort McPherson |  Northwest Territories (1911)

Keewatin C-4 |  Unorganized Territories (1901)

Moose Head Village |  Yukon Territory (1911)

Wheaton |  Yukon Territory (1911)



Douglas & Falmouth I.R. |  Hants (1911)

Horton Township I.R.  |  Kings (1921)

Nyanza I.R. | Cape Breton North & Victoria (1921)



Caradoc, Delaware |  Middlesex West (1921)

Christian Island | Christian Island (1911)

Chippewa I.R.  | Middlesex West (1911)

Delaware (B-5) | Middlesex South (1901)

Indian Reserve 32  | Haldimand (1921)

Lake Superior XX-7 |  Algoma  (1901)

Oneida I.R.  | Haldimand & Monck (1901)

Oneida I.R. 42  |  Middlesex West (1901)

Pic I.R.  |  Thunder Bay &  Rainy River (1911)

Sarnia  |  Lambton West  |  Sarnia (1911)

Saugeen  |  Bruce North  (1911)

Sombra & Walpole Island |  Bothwell (1901)

Tiny N-7  |  Simcoe East  (1901)

Tuscarora E-1  |  Brant S. (1901)

Tuscarora E-2  |  Brant S.  (1901)

Tuscarora E-3  |  Brant S. (1901)

Tuscarora  26  |  Brant (1911)

Tuscarora  27  |  Brant (1911)

Tuscarora  35   |  Brant (1911)

Tuscarora  36  | Brant (1921)

Tuscarora  37  |  Brant (1921)

Wabigoon  | Thunder Bay & Rainy River (1911)

Walpole Island Indian Reserve  |  Lambton West (1911)



Michomis  |  Wright (1911)

Sault St. Louis  |  Laprairie (1881)

St Regis I.R.  |  Huntingdon (1901)

St Regis I.R.  |  Huntingdon (1911)

St Regis I.R.  |  Chateauguay-Huntingdon (1921)



Duck Lake Agency | The Territories (1901)

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

Grand Rapids  |  The Territories (1901)

Battleford  | Indian Reserves 50  |  Battleford  (1911)

Kirkpatrick |  The Territories (1901)

La Corne  |  The Territories (1901)

Montreal Lake | The Territories (1901)

Pas Agency |  The Territories (1901)

Prince Albert East  | The Territories (1901)

Prince Albert West |  The Territories (1901)

Saskatchewan  |  The Territories  (1906)

Willoughby |  The Territories (1901)



Mackenzie D-3 |  Unorganized Territories (1901)



Pelly River, Ross River, Pelly Banks, McMillan  (1921)





AION   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [BC]


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


ASAI    [CDN Marriage Extracts] 


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


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


BENA    [CDN Marriage Extracts] [AB]


C …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [MB]


CARI    [CDN Marriage Extracts] [BC]


CLOU    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


COON  [CDN Marriage Extracts]


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


F  …. [CDN Marriage Extracts] [AB]


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


HERY  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [BC-QC]


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


KASA  [CDN Marriage Extracts]


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


LESO   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


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


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


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


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


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


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


P  … [CDN Marriage Extracts] 


PETE   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [AB-QC]


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


ROBE  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]


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


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


SIMO   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [AB-ON-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


SNOW  [CDN Marriage Extracts]


T … [CDN Marriage Extracts][ON]


THAN   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB]


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


W  …  [CDN Marriage Extracts] [BC]


WHE– Z  [CDN Marriage Extracts]




List of Metis Surnames of Ontario

Index: The Iroquois Confederacy in Canadian Census Records

List of Wabanaki Confederacy Surnames (NB, NS, PEI, QC)

List of Iroquois Confederacy Surnames (ON, QC)

Main Index: Native – First Peoples – Metis [Canadian Census Extracts]

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



Caughnawaga Entertainers – The “Wild West”, Vaudeville And Hollywood Years

William Smith, son of Louis Smith – Caughnawaga Entertainer

Index: Kahnawa:ke Catholic Cemetery


Genealogical notes

Jean Baptiste Karontarirhon Stacey & Rosine Rice of Caughnawaga/Kahnawake (1/4)

Jean Baptiste Karontarirhon Stacey & Rosine Rice of Caughnawaga (3/4) | Sons: Louis m. Maggie Rice, Frank m. Cecile Jocks, Ignace m. Therese Dailleboust, Jacques Alex. m. Fabiane Perras

Jean Baptiste Karontarirhon Stacey & Rosine Rice of Caughnawaga (4/4) | Overview


External Links

Muskoday (aka John Smith) First Nation [Indigenous Saskatchewan Encyclopedia]

Chief Rita Smith 



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