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Christie | Cree, Metis, 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:  
    • Alberta, Ontario, Saskatchewan, The Territories
  • Ethnicity:  
    • Metis, Cree, Ojibway Mixed-heritage: Scottish
  • Associated surnames:  Cardinal, Fenton, Groat, Macfarlane, Madwekamigos, Isbister, Sinclair.
  • Misc.: – 
    • 1. John Christie and his wives Mary Akato and Angelique Simon Madwekamigos are recognized as Root Ancestors by the Metis Nation of Ontario. 2. Scroll down to External Links below for more information about the Red River Ancestors.



Algoma | Fort William (1881) *some ident. as French, but they were Metis

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

Fort William and Rainy River | Indian Reserve (1921)

Lake Superior | XX-7 (1901)



Saskatchewan | Duck Lake Agency (1901)

Unorg. Terr. | Mackenzie d-5 | (1901)




C …   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [AB]

CARI [CDN Marriage Extracts] [Western Canada Scrip]

F  … [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON]

GIRO [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON]

MCCU [CDN Marriage Extracts] [Western Canada Scrip]





Gov. G.A. Christie & Anne Thomas [Red River Ancestors]

March 15, 2022 - Posted by | . | , ,

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