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Whitford | Metis, Beaver, Cree,  Mixed-heritage: Cree, English | 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
  • Regions:  Alberta, Saskatchewan, Western Canada
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Beaver, Cree,  Mixed-heritage: Cree, English
  • Associated surnames: Anderson, Anehay, Bangs, Bead, Bernard, Bird, Blayonne / Blagnon, Bull, Cabe, Campbell, Cardinal, Cayen, Chalmerson, Chartrand, Collins, Cook, Daniels, Desjarlais, Desmarais, Erasmus, Fagnan, Fraser, Gilles, Gladu, Gouin, Graham, Greenwood, Henderson, Isbister, Kennedy, Lafontaine, Lingan, McGillis, McIvor, Monkman, Mousseau, Munroe, Norn, Paquin, Robillard, Sanderson, Sinclair, Snake, Spence, Tait, Tatay, Wallace.
  • Misc.:  1. Scroll down for External Links to Whitford fur trader biographies and genealogical notes. 2. Whitford spelling var. = Whiteford.



Edmonton  | 42  (1911)

Edmonton East | City of Edmonton (1921)

The Territories  |  Edmonton East (1901)

The Territories  |  Edmonton West  (1921)

The Territories  |  Logan (1901)

The Territories  |  Mountain Mill (1901)

The Territories  |  Pakan (1901)

The Territories  |  Saddle Lake (1901)

The Territories  |  Wetaskiwin  (1901)

The Territories  |  Whitford (1901)

The Territories  |  Mountain Mill  (1901)

The Territories  |  Tail Creek (1901)


Macdonald  |  Ochre River  (1901)  June 2021


The Territories  |  Battleford (1901)

The Territories  |  Birch Hills (1901)

The Territories  |  Brancepeth (1901)

The Territories  |  Prince Albert East  (1901)

The Territories  |  Prince Albert West (1901)

The Territories  |  Willowbunch (1901)  May 2021


Assiniboia  |  East End  (1901)


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

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

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

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

D …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB]

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

E …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB]

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

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

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

MCCU  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [SK]

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

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

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

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

T …  [CDN Marriage Extracts] 

WHE– Z   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB-SK-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


Whitford, Donald [HBC Archives]

Whitford, James [Red River Ancestry]

Whitford, James Jr. [HBC Archives]

Whitford, James François Sr., [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

Whitford, James Peter [HBC Archives]

Whitford, James Peter [Red River Ancestry]

Whitford, Peter [HBC Archives]

Whitford, Samuel [HBC Archives]

Whitford, James Junior [HBC Archives] 

April 23, 2021 - Posted by | . | ,

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