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Cardinal | Metis, Cree, Iroquois, Mixed-heritage: French, Scottish | 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, Manitoba, Quebec, Saskatchewan, The Territories
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Cree, Iroquois, Mixed-heritage: French, Scottish
  • Associated surnames:  a) Adby, Akuesesua, Alexander / Alexandre, Amyot, Andrews, Arout, Ashini, Auger, Aulotte (b) Bisson, Blood, Bone, Boostram, Bottle, Boucher, Bourgon, Bourk / Bourque, Breast, Breland, Bright Eyes, Bruneau, Bull, Burns (c) Callahisson, Cantale, Carlson, Castor, Chalifoux, Christie, Connolly, Courteoreille, Cowan, Crane, Cunningham (d) Daniels, Decoine, Desjardins, Delorme, Delormier, De Marre, Denunare, Desjarlais, Desmarais, Dion, Dominic, Ducharme, Dumont, Durand (f) Favel, Flamand / Flammand, Fosser, Francis, Frederick (g) Gaudette, Gervais, Ghostkeeper, Gibbot / Gibeau Gladu (h) Haineault, Hamelin, Hope, Houle, Hunter, Huppe (j) Jacknife, Jackson, Janvier, John, Johnson, Johnstone, Jourdain (k) Klyne (l) Labonne, Laboucan, Ladouceur, Laframboise, Lambert, Lapp, Large, Larocque, Larose, Lemire, Lepine, Le Pretre / Lepretre, Lightening, L’Hirondelle, Logan, Longmore, Louis / Lewis (m) Macdonald, Makokis, Martel, Matest, Mayees, McGillis / Macquillis, McDonald, McIvor, McKenzie / MacKenzie / Mayatis, McKenzie, Mikoo, Moignon, Moijnow, Monias, Moon, Morning Owl, Moskiye, Mountain, Myra (n) Nadeau / La Corde, Nakwin, Nipissing (o) Oar, Okema, Oisto / Nabesis, Old Pan, Opikihagan (p) Parjur, Paul, Pfaneuf, Piche, Piochen, Poitras, Powder , Prince (q) Quinn,Quintal (r) Racette / Pelletier, Richard, Riguedel, Robillard, Robinson (s) Sans Regret / Sansregret Sepikmanis, Sauve, Sawan, Shawan / Nipissing, Sioui, Smith, Spencer, Stavely, Steinhauer, Stomp, Sunshine, Surprenant, Swain (t) Tappe, Thomas, Thunder, Tremblay, Trottier (v) Vanasse / Annase / Anas, Vivier (w) Wapisetkoan, Ward, Whitford / Whiteford [y] Youngchief
  • Misc.: –  The Cardinal surname is quite large and distributed across Canada so please consider the information below only a sampling of Cardinal marriage and census records.



Battle River | Indian Reserve (1921)

Edmonton | Indian Reserve 125 (1906)  

Edmonton | Indian Reserve 128 | (1906)  

Edmonton |  Indian Reserve  (1911)

Edmonton | Indian Reserve (District 75 )(1911)

Edmonton | 46 (1911)

Edmonton (City of) | Edmonton East  (1921)

Edmonton | Agency  (1901)

Edmonton  |  Townships 71 (1911)

Edmonton  | West   (1921)

Northwest Territories  |  Saddle Lake, Whitefish Lake  (1901)

Strathcona  |  Ermine, Skin, Samson, Bobtail I.R. (1906)

Strathcona | Hobbema Bobtail  (1911)

The Territories | Athabaska Landing  (1901)

The Territories  |  Pakan  (1901)

The Territories  |  Pincher Creek  (1901)

The Territories  |  Rabbit Hills (1901)

The Territories  | Saddle Lake  (1901)

The Territories | Whitford (1901)

Victoria | Chippewyan Lake  (1911)

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

Victoria (The Territories) | Lac La Biche (1901)

Victoria | Lac La Biche  (1911)

Victoria | Saddle Lake I. R.  (1911)

Victoria  | Townships 52  (1911) 

Victoria  |  Townships 59  (1911)  

Victoria | Townships 66 (1911)


Marquette | Waywayseecappos (1911)

Provencher  |  Ritchot h-1 (1901)


Laprairie-Napierville | Caughnawaga I.R.  (1921)


Prince Albert | Petaquakeys I.R. (1911)  

The Territories | Meota | Cree, Mixed (1901)

The Territories  |  Battleford  (1901)

The Territories  |  Battleford North  (1901)

The Territories  |  Battleford South  (1901)

The Territories  |  Carleton Agency  (1901)

The Territories  |  Duck Lake  (1901)

The Territories  |  Egg Lake  (1901)

The Territories | Meota (1901)

The Territories  |  Prince Albert West (1901)


Assiniboia East  |  Dauphinais (1901)

Northwest Territories  |  Fort Providence  (1911) 

Unorganized Territories  | Athabaska   a-2  (1901) 

Unorganized Territories  |  Athabaska  a-4  (1901) 

Unorganized Territories Athabaska A-6  (1901)


A  …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB]

AION [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB-SK]

ANAH     [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB]

ASAI   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]

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

BAST [CDN Marriage Extracts] [AB]

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

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

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

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

CARI    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [AB]

CLOU   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]

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

D  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [AB]

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

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

F  …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [AB]

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

H  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [AB]

HERY    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [AB]

J …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [AB]

JACQ    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [AB-QC]

KASA   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [SK]

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

LAHO    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [AB]

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

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

MARB  [CDN Marriage Extracts] [AB-SK]

MCCU   [CDN Marriage Extracts]    [AB]

MOBE   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [AB]

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

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

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

PIGE  [CDN Marriage Extracts] [AB]

R  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [-Western Canada Metis Scrip] 

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

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

SAUN   [CDN Marriage Extracts]

SIMO   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]

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

THOR    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [AB]

V  …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [AB]

W  …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [AB]

WHEE – Z    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [AB]



Main Index: Canadian Census Extracts by Region & by Nation

Index: Canadian Marriage Extracts in Alphabetical Order

Index: First Nations and Metis Surname Lists


French Canadian Pioneers | The Cardinals of Quebec

The Caughnawaga Troubles (1878) | Surnames:…  Cardinal, …

Caughnawaga Census 1921 | Households 81 – 100


Cardinal, Alexandre [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

Cardinal, Andre [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

Cardinal, Jacques “Moostahtip” [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

Cardinal, Michel (Okenase, Little Bones) [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

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