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Cameron | Metis, BC First Nations, Chippewa, Cree, Ojibway, Mixed-heritage | 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!


  • Regions:  
    • British Columbia, Manitoba, Ontario, Saskatchewan
  • Ethnicity:  
    • Metis, BC First Nations, Chippewa, Cree, Ojibway, Mixed-heritage
  • Associated surnames:  
    • Badger, Ballendine, Bear, Bell, Chatelain / Chastelain, Collins, Cook, Couture, Daigneault, Kippling, Lafontaine, Lesperance, Lewis, Linklater, Nolin, Partridge, Roberts, Sanderson, Sinclair, Solomon, Tait, Thom, Thorp
  • Misc.: – 
    • Scroll down to External LInks for further information about various Camerons.





Burrard | Cassiar (Stikine) (1901)

Comox-Atlin | Atlin 48  (1911)

New Westminster, Camerons in Coast of Mainland (1881)

Victoria (City), Camerons in Johnson Street Ward (1881)


Territories | Assiniboia a-1  (1901)

Macdonald | Portage La Prairie Swan Lake Band  (1921)

Macdonald | Swan Lake I.R. (1911)

Selkirk | Clandeboye Agency, Selkirk (1911)

Selkirk | Jack Head, Fisher River, Peguis Hodgson  (1921)


Algoma | Lake Superior XX-6  (1901)

Algoma | Rat Portage and Savanne Agency XX-2  (1901)

Algoma East  |  Shedden (Township) (Spanish Station, Spanish River) (32)   Mar 2022

Bruce North | Amabel (1881) Feb 2022

Bruce North | Saugeen I.R. (1911)

Bruce North | Saugeen Indian Reserve (Amabel) B-4 (1901)

Thunder Bay & Rainy River | Wabigoon  (1911)

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


Territories | Devil Lake (1901)

Territories | Duck Lake Agency (1901)

Territories | Pas Agency 4 (1901)

Territories Prince Albert West (1901)

Territories | Sturgeon River (1901)




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

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

CLOU  [CDN Marriage Extracts] [Western Canada Metis Scrip] Apr 2022

COON [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON]

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

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

LESO [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON]

NICH [CDN Marriage Extracts]

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

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

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

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



Index: Headstones of St-Constant Cemetery



Cameron, Duncan [Dictionary of Canadian Biography]

Cameron, James [Hudson’s Bay Company Archives]

Cameron, John Dugald (m. First Nations) [Hudson’s Bay Company Archives]

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