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Scott | Metis, Algonquin, BC First Nations, Chipewyan, Chippewa, Iroquois, Ojibway, Mixed inc. Scottish, Chippewa, Cree | 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 Surnames[ON]
  • Regions:  Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Territories
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Algonquin, BC First Nations, Chipewyan, Chippewa, Iroquois, Ojibway, Mixed-heritage inc. Scottish, Chippewa, Cree
  • Associated surnames:  Blais, Bruce, Commandant, Crowe, Fisher, Larocque, Macons, McDougall, Moore, Sauve, Setter, Small Legs, Smith, Stove, Tchanana / Chanana, Thompson.
  • Misc.: –  1. One Metis lineage of Scots descends from Orkneyman William Scott and Metisse woman Ann Setter. 2. The Algonquin Scott lineage descends from Thomas Scott and Cecile Tchanana / Chanana through their son Jean-Baptiste / John Scott and his wives Catherine Commandant / Constant and Angelique McDougall (Source: Weskarini, Jean-Guy Paquin). 3. Jean Baptiste / John Scott and Angelique McDougall were an early Algonquin couple in the Maniwaki region [Source: Jean-Guy Paquin]. 4. Hudson’s Bay Company has service records for several individuals with the Scott surname (scroll down for links). Note: HBC service records relate to employees who worked in traditional indigenous territories and who may or may not have started mixed-heritage families.



Atlin | Comox-Atlin 48 (1911)

Atlin | Comox-Atlin 49 (1911)

Yale-Cariboo | Lytton (1911)  Scotty


Selkirk, Fisher River Indian Reserve  (1911)


Algoma | Lake Superior XX-7 (1901)

Algoma | McIrvine  (1901)

Algoma | Nipigon (1901)

Brant | Tuscarora (37) (1921)

Brant | Indian Reserve 38 (1921)

Brant South  |  Tuscarora (1881)    Feb 2022

Brant South | Tuscarora E-3 (1901)

Haldimand | Indian Reserves (52)  (1911)

Simcoe East, Tay M-6 (1901) Apr 2022

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

Thunder Bay & Rainy River | White Dog Post  (1911)


Battleford | Fond du Lac (1911)

The Territories | Battleford North  (1901)

The Territories | Halcro  (1901)

The Territories | Pas Agency 4  (1901)

The Territories | Pas Agency 5 (1901)


Assiniboia East | Touchwood Agency AG-6 1901)

Northwest Territories | Atawapiskat  (1911)

Northwest Territories | Cross Lake Post (1911)

Northwest Territoresi | One Man’s Lake  (1911)

Unorganized Territories | Keewatin C-1 (1901)

Unorganized Territories | Keewatin C-6  (1901)

Unorganized Territories | Mackenzie D-2  (1901)

Yukon | Wheaton  (1911)  Scotty


BENA [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON]

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

MOBE [CDN Marriage Extracts [Western Canada Metis Scrip]

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

SIMO [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


Six Nations Modern Surnames


Scott, Alan Roberts [Hudson’s Bay Archives] 

Scott, David B. [Hudson’s Bay Archives]

Scott, J. Eugene [Hudson’s Bay Archives]

Scott, John [Hudson’s Bay Archives]

Scott, Thomas  [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

Scott, Thomas, death of, Image [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

Scott, Wm. , Humboldt Postal Service, Image [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

Scott, William (m. Ann Setter) (1815-1874)   [Red River Ancestry]

Scott, William A. [Hudson’s Bay Archives]

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