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Francis | Metis, Abenaki, BC First Nations, Chippewa, Iroquois, Malecite, Mi’kmaq Ojibway, 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 NOTES  |  FRANCIS


  • Surname lists:  Surname Anchor Posts
  • Regions:  Alberta, British Columbia, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Territories
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Abenaki, BC First Nations, Chippewa, Iroquois, Malecite/Maliseet, Mi’kmaq, Ojibway, Saulteaux
  • Associated surnames: Abenaquis / Abenaki, Alexander, Arihotako, Augustine, Barnaby, Bear, Bernard, Caplin, Cardinal, Christmas, Dedam, Desrosiers, Deveau / Devoue, Doherty, Dusome, Francis, Ganansis, Hardy / Hardey, Harry, Herne, Iskwekanep, Jerome, Joe, King, Kaponicin Wabe / Wabey, Knockwood, Kweensensis, Labobe, Labrador, Lazare, Leborgne, Leclair, Levi / Levy, Lockwood, Lolar, Marble, McDonald, McEwen, Michel, Millier, Morrison, Munroe,  Narvie / Narvey, Nichols, Nicolas, Nocoot, Norby,  Oake, Onakarakete, Paschal, Paul, Perley, Pictou, Polches / Polchies, Rossignol, Sabastian / Sebastien, Sacobie, Sappier, Saulis / Solis, Sawatis, Skidders  / Karonhiakenhenhions, Sark, Sock, Solomon, Somerville, Tennase, Thomas, Thompson, Toby, Two Young Men, Wallace / Wallis, Ward, Williams, Wilson.
  • Misc.: – 1. Sometimes, Francis is an anglicized form of the French surname  Francois.

CENSUS DISTRICTS  |  FRANCIS


ALBERTA

The Territories  |  Edmonton  AG-2  (1901)

BRITISH COLUMBIA

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

Comox-Atlin  |  Atlin 51  (1911)

Kootenay | Kootenay Reserves (1911)

Kootenay  |  Lower Kootenay Reserve (1911)  June 2021

Yale-Cariboo  |  William Lake Agency  June 2021

MANITOBA

Dauphin  |  Manitowapak  (1911)

Marquette  |  Birtle Agency  (1921)

Marquette  | Waywayseecappos  (1911)

Provencher |  Portage La Prairie (1921)

Provencher  |  Rossean I. R.  (1911)

NEW BRUNSWICK

Carleton  |  Woodstock I.R.  (1911)

Kent  |  Weldford   (1901)

Kent  |  Weldford  (1911)

Kent  | Richibucto  (1921)

Northumberland  |  Alnwick  (1901)

Northumberland  |  Alnwick  (1911)

Norton  |  Kings   (1901)

Restigouche & Madawaska  | Edmunston I.R. (1921)

Victoria  |  Perth (1901)

Victoria & Carleton  |  Perth Tobique (1921)

Victoria-Madawaska  | Tobique (1911)

Westmorland  |  Fort Folly I.R.  (1921)

Westmorland  |  Moncton   (1901)

York  |  Kingsclear F-1  (1901)  July 2021

NOVA SCOTIA

Annapolis | Middleton  (1901)

Annapolis, Middleton (1911)

Antigonish & Guysborough | Indian Reserve  (1921)

Cape Breton | Grand Narrows (1901)

Cape Breton | South & Richmond  |  Chapel Island (1921)

Colchester  |  Millbrook (1921)

Colchester  |  Truro  (1901)

Cumberland | 44  (1921)

Digby-Annapolis | Reserve (1921)

Kings | Cornwallis  (1911)

Kings  |  Norton  (1901)

Kings  |  Horton Township I.R.  (1921)

Northumberland  |  Glenelg (1921)

Pictou | Fisher Grant (1901)

Pictou  |  Indian Reserve (1921)

Richmond  |  Red Islands (1911)

Queens County  | Reserve 40 (1921)

Shelburne  |  Milton  (1901)

ONTARIO

Muskoka & Parry Sound  |  Wallbridge & Brown (1901)

Nipissing  | May, Salter & Township 116 P(1)-2   June 2021

PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND

Lennox Island | Reserve (1881)

Prince  |  Lot 12 (1891)  July 2021

Prince East  |  29 j-1 1901)   July 2021

Prince | Prince West (1901)

Prince | Lennox Island (1911)

Queen’s West Lot 65 h-1 (1901)  July 2021

QUEBEC

Bonaventure | Mann  (1921) 

Huntingdon  |  St Regis  (1911)

Huntingdon  |  St. Regis I.R.  (1921)

THE TERRITORIES

Assiniboia  |  Crooked Lake Agency (1901)

Assiniboia East  |  East Pelly Agency (1901)

Assiniboia East  |  Muskowpehung & File Hills (1901)

Mackenzie D-4 | Dene, Metis (1901)

Northwest Territories  |  Attawapiskat  (1911)

Unorganized Terr.  |  Athabaska  (1901)

Unorganized Territories  |  Keewatin c-2  (1901)  June 2021

Yukon  |  Wheaton (1911)


MARRIAGES  |  FRANCIS


AION    [CDN Marriage Extracts]

ASAI    [CDN Marriage Extracts]

B …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]

BENA   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NB]

C …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB]

CARI    [CDN Marriage Extracts]

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

F  ….   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [BC-NB-QC-SK]

H  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [SK]

JACQ     [CDN Marriage Extracts]

KANA     [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]

L  …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NB]

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

LESO   [CDN Marriage Extracts]

MARB    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NS]

MCCU    [CDN Marriage Extracts]

MICE   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  

MOBE  [CDN Marriage Extracts [Western Canadian Metis Scrip]

N …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NB]

NICH   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NB]

OKAN   [CDN Marriage Extracts]

P  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [Western Canadian Metis Scrip]

PETE  [CDN Marriage Extracts] [NS]

PIGE    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NB]

ROBE   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [SK]

S …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NB]

SNOW   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NB]

T …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NB]

W  …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

WHE– Z |    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [BC]


RELATED POSTS  |  FRANCIS


INDEXES & LISTS

List of Iroquois Confederacy Surnames (ON, QC)

Index: The Iroquois Confederacy in Canadian Census Records

Six Nations Modern Surnames: Akwesasne, Kahnawake, Kanehsatake, Ohsweken, Tyendinaga, Wahta

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

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

OTHER POSTS

The Francis Family of St-Regis | Francois Xavier Otenhakte and Catherine Korokwas

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