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Stevens, Stephens (&var.) | Algonquin, BC First Nations, Blackfoot, Chippewa, Cree, Malecite, Metis, Mi’kmaq, Sioux, Mixed-heritage: Cree, Scottish, English, French | 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, Wabanaki, Metis [ON]
  • Regions:  Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Quebec, Saskatchewan, The Territories
  • Ethnicity:  Algonquin, BC First Nations, Blackfoot, Chippewa, Cree, Malecite, Metis, Mi’kmaq, Sioux, Mixed-heritage: Cree, Scottish, English, French
  • Associated surnames:  Adaks, Amikons / Omikons, Baptiste, Brascoupe, Buckshot / Piskweiasitc, Cadotte, Capaistik, Cayer, Chawanipinesi, Chartrand, Commandant / Commanda, Constant, Corrigal, Cremer, Dicaire / Diquerre, Dokis, Etienne, Folster, Foulds, Fox, Gloade, Goulais, Gray, Green, Harper, Isbister, Joe, John, Johnson, Kaboosa, Kakedjiwanokwe, Kawabanokete, Kelly, Lackie / Leckie, Leclerc, Makatenini, McKenzie / Mackenzie, McLeod, Meenish / O’Connor, , Metsijak, Michamikokwe, Mikonini, Miitcikititc, Mongons, Moody, Moore, Morrison, Nakatenini, Nocoute / Noucoutre, Otickweiabanokwe, Orvis, Pawis, Pilon,  Pinakisikoque, Pisanawatch, Piskweiasitc, Plante, Pool, Primeau / Primeault, Prince, Ralph, Robertson, Robinson, Rourke, Shawaniprenesi, Smith, Swensen, Taylor, Thomas, Toney, Turner, Ward, Whiteduck, Work, Young.
  • Misc.: –  1. Stevens appears on CBU’s list of “Common Mi’kmaw Surnames” for Nova Scotia. 2. Red River Ancestry has notes on two early Metis couples: Englishman Richard Stevens and his life partner Mary Meenish / O’Connor, and their son Robert Stevens and his wife Ann Creamer.



Calgary | Stony Indian Reserve (1911)  Stevens, Stephen

Calgary | West Stoney Reserve  (1921)  Stevens

The Territories | Blood Reserve  (1901)  Stevens


Aboriginal Agencies | Babine Agency  (1901)  Steven, Stevens

Burrard | Cassiar (Stikine) (1901) Stevens, Stephens

Comox-Atline | Atlin 48  (1911)  Stevens

Yale-Cariboo | Lytton  (1911)  Stephen

Yale-Cariboo | Okanagan |  (1911)  Stephen


Marquette | Unorg Marquette S-6  (1901)  Stephen


Kings & Albert | South Western  (1911)  Stevens


Antigonish | Heatherton  (1901) Stephen

Antigonish | Micmac I.R.  (1911)  Stephen, Stephens

Antigonish & Guysborough | Indian Reserve (1921) Stephen

Cape Breton North-Victoria | Cape Breton North Indian Reserve (1911)  Stephen

Cape Breton North-Victoria | Middle River  (1911) Stephen

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

Cape Breton South & Richmond | Indian Reserve (1921)  Stephen

Cape Breton South & Richmond | Chapel Island I.R. , Barra Head (1921)  Stephen

Colchester | Millbrook I.R.  (1921) Stevens

Colchester | Truro (1901)  Stevens

Cumberland | Cumberland County I.R. (1921)  Stephen

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

Hants | Indian Reserve (1921)  Stevens

Hants | Shubenacadie 0-1 (1901 Stephens

Kings | Cornwallis I.R.  (1911)  Stephens

Queens-Shelburne | Shelburne I.R. (1921) Stephen

Richmond | Red Islands  (1911)  Stephen


Nipissing | Indian Reserve  (1911)  Stevens

Bruce North | Amabel (1881) Stephens Feb 2022

Bruce North | Amable (Saugeen) I.R. (1901)  Stevens, Stephens

Nipissing | Anglin  (1911) Stevens

Nipissing | Beaucage I.R.  (1901)  Stevens

Nipissing, Cartier M | Chippewa, Mixed-heritage: Abenaki, French (1901) Apr 2022

Nipissing | Geneva Lake Z  (1901) Stevens Apr 2022

Nipissing | Widdifield (Township) (22) (1921) Stevens Mar 2022

Ontario South | Scugog I.R.  (1921) Stevens Mar 2022

Ottawa (City), Ottawa Ward  (1881) Feb 2022

Renfrew North | Algona South (1881) Feb 2022


Pontiac-Temiscamingue-Abitibi | Rupert House  (1921)  Stephen, Stephens

Wright | Maniwaki I.R. | (1911)  Steavens, Stevens

Wright | Maniwaki I.R.  (1921)  Steven


Battleford | Indian Reserves  (1911)  Stephen

The Territories | Birch Hills  (1901)  Stevens

The Territories | Brancepeth  (1901)  Stevens

The Territories | Halcro (1901)  Stevens

The Territories | Humboldt Indian Reserve  (1911)

The Territories | Island Lake (1901) Stevens

The Territories | Kirkpatrick (1901) Stephens

The Territories | St Leonard (1901) Stevens


Northwest | Albany  (1911)  Stephen

Northwest | Attawapiskat (1911) Steven

The Territories | Unorg. Keewatin C-1 (1901) Stephen

The Territories | Unorg. Keewatin – C5 (1901) Stephen

Yukon | Selkirk Pelly Crossing (1911)  Stephen

Yukon | Wheaton  (1911)  Stephen


AION [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC] Stephen

BRAS [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC] Stevens, Stephen

C …  [CDN Marriage Extracts] [Western Canada Metis Scrip] Stevens, Stephens

CARI [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON-QC-Western Canada Metis Scrip] Stevens, Stephen

CLOU  [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON-QC] StevenStephen

DELM   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC] Stephens

DOKIS [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON] Steven

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

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

JACQ [CDN Marriage Extracts] [BC-NB] Stevens, Stephan

K  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts][ ON]Steven

KASA [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC] Steven

L  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [BC]Stevens

LAUG   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [BC-Western Canada Metis Scrip]Stevens

M … | [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]Stephen

MCCU [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC-Western Canada Metis Scrip]Stevens / Stephen

MEGA [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]Stevens, Stephen

MICE [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]   Stephen

MOBE [CDN Marriage Extracts [BC]  Stephen

N …  [CDN Marriage Extracts   [QC]  Stephen

NICH [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC] Stevens

OKAN | CDN Marriage Extracts[ QC] Stephen

P  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON] Stevens

PIGE [CDN Marriage Extracts] [BC-ON-QC-Western Canada Metis Scrip]  Steven, Stevens, Stephen, Stephens

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

SIMO [CDN Marriage Extracts] [Western Canada Metis Scrip]Stevens

SNOW [CDN Marriage Extracts] [BC-ON-QC-Western Canada Metis Scrip]  Stephan, Stephen, Stevens

T … [CDN Marriage Extracts] [Western Canada Metis Scrip]  Stevens

THAN [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [Western Canada Metis Scrip]    Stephen

WHEE – Z [CDN Marriage Extracts] [Western Canada Metis Scrip] Stevens


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

Wabanaki Confederacy


Stevens, Richard [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

Stevens, Robert [Red River Ancestry] 

December 7, 2021 - Posted by | . | , , , , ,

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