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Ferris | Metis, 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 NOTES  |  FERRIS


  • Surname lists: Surname Anchor Posts, Metis Surnames [ON]
  • Regions:  British Columbia, New Brunswick, Northwest Territories, Ontario, Quebec, Territories
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Cree
  • Associated surnames:  Belanger, Dufaut / Dufault, Good, Jacco / Jocko, Leclerc / Leclair, McDonnell / McDonald, McIsaac, Stiller, Wesley.
  • Misc.: –  1. The Metis Nation of Ontario recognizes Frederick Ferris and Mary Ann Nancy Good as a Root Ancestor couple. Their descendants continue through their offspring: John Ferris (m. Sarah Unknown surname) and Walter Ferris (m. Annie McDonnell). 2. Faries is a var. of Ferris.


CENSUS DISTRICTS  |  FERRIS


BRITISH COLUMBIA

Yale-Cariboo | Kamloops Indian Agency (1911)

NEW BRUNSWICK

Northumberland | Burnt Church, Eelground, Red Bank (1921)

NORTHWEST TERRITORIES

NWT | Attawapiskat (1911)

ONTARIO

Algoma East | Chapleau I.R. (1911)

Algoma East, Chapleau (Township) (66) (St. John’s Residential School?) | First Nations (1921) Farries Mar 2022

Nipissing | Cameron (1901)

Nipissing | Mattawan Town 0(1)-1 (1901)

Renfrew North | Alice and Fraser (1881)

QUEBEC

Ferris in Pontiac | Unorg. Terr. (1921)

TERRITORIES

Terr. | Keewatin C-1  (1901)


MARRIAGES  |  FERRIS


BAST [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON]

CARI [CDN Marriage Extracts]  Faries [ON]

DOKIS [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON]

F  …. [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON]

J …   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON]

JACQ [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON]

LAUG   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]

MCCU [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON]

SNOW [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON]



INDEXES

Main Index: Canadian Census Extracts by Region & by Nation

Index: Canadian Marriage Extracts in Alphabetical Order

Index: First Nations and Metis Surname Lists

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