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First Nations, French Canadians & Acadians

Index: First Nations Surname Lists | Canada

 

If you are trying to determine which surnames have been used by First Nations, Inuit and Metis individuals in Canada, then there are several steadily growing resources that may interest you on this site.

 

Surnames I’ve come across

in census, marriage records or other reputable sources – 

 

Iroquois Confederacy Continue reading

June 20, 2019 Posted by | . | , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Index: The Ojibwe, Ojibway, Chippewa & Saulteaux in Canadian Census Records

Core Index: First Peoples Genealogy and History

Main Index: Native/First Peoples/Metis Surnames | Census Extracts

This is my still-growing list of links which will eventually include extracts of census records of the Ojibwe, Ojibway, Chippewa and Saulteaux peoples who resided in Canada between 1881 and 1921.  It does not contain the Chippeweyan Dene nation. Continue reading

November 16, 2018 Posted by | . | , , , | Leave a comment

Selkirk, Fisher River | Cree, Mixed, Saulteaux, Ojibwe Ojibway (1911)

Main Index: Native/First Peoples/Metis Surnames | Census Extracts

 

This is part of a larger project to locate surnames carried by Canadian Natives, First Peoples and Metis. In this series of posts, I list surnames carried by Aboriginal (or part Aboriginal) individuals in the 1901 and 1911 census for the eastern provinces of Canada. Note:There are regular updates including external links (e.g. maps, encyclopedia) and added information (e.g. specific tribal affiliations).

The companion series – Native/First Peoples/Metis Surnames of Eastern Canada – Marriage Records contains many of the same surnames as well as others.

 

Continue reading

October 1, 2018 Posted by | . | , , , , , | Leave a comment

Clandeboye Agency, Selkirk | Anishinabe, Cree, Mixed, Saulteaux (1911)

Main Index: Native/First Peoples/Metis Surnames | Census Extracts

 

This is part of a larger project to locate surnames carried by Canadian Natives, First Peoples and Metis. In this series of posts, I list surnames carried by Aboriginal (or part Aboriginal) individuals in the 1901 and 1911 census for the eastern provinces of Canada. Note:There are regular updates including external links (e.g. maps, encyclopedia) and added information (e.g. specific tribal affiliations).

The companion series – Native/First Peoples/Metis Surnames of Eastern Canada – Marriage Records contains many of the same surnames as well as others.

Continue reading

September 25, 2018 Posted by | . | , , , , | Leave a comment

Cat Lake | Mixed, Saulteaux (1911)

Main Index: Native/First Peoples/Metis Surnames | Census Extracts

 

This is part of a larger project to locate surnames carried by Canadian Natives, First Peoples and Metis. In this series of posts, I list surnames carried by Aboriginal (or part Aboriginal) individuals in the 1901 and 1911 census for the eastern provinces of Canada. Note:There are regular updates including external links (e.g. maps, encyclopedia) and added information (e.g. specific tribal affiliations).

The companion series – Native/First Peoples/Metis Surnames of Eastern Canada – Marriage Records contains many of the same surnames as well as others.

Continue reading

September 25, 2018 Posted by | . | , , | Leave a comment

Waywayseecappos | Saulteaux, Cree, Sioux (1911)

Index: Native Surname Census Extracts

 

 

This is part of a larger project to locate surnames carried by Canadian Natives, First Peoples and Metis. In this series of posts, I list surnames carried by Aboriginal (or part Aboriginal) individuals in the 1901 and 1911 census for the eastern provinces of Canada. Note:There are regular updates including external links (e.g. maps, encyclopedia) and added information (e.g. specific tribal affiliations).

The companion series – Native/First Peoples/Metis Surnames of Eastern Canada – Marriage Records contains many of the same surnames as well as others.

Continue reading

February 22, 2018 Posted by | . | , , , | Leave a comment

Hobbema Bobtail | Chippewa, Cree, Stoney, Sarcee (1911)

Main Index: Native/First Peoples/Metis Surnames | Census Extracts

 

This is part of a larger project to locate surnames carried by Canadian Natives, First Peoples and Metis. In this series of posts, I list surnames carried by Aboriginal (or part Aboriginal) individuals in the 1901 and 1911 census for the eastern provinces of Canada. Note:There are regular updates including external links (e.g. maps, encyclopedia) and added information (e.g. specific tribal affiliations).

The companion series – Native/First Peoples/Metis Surnames of Eastern Canada – Marriage Records contains many of the same surnames as well as others. Continue reading

February 22, 2018 Posted by | . | , , , , | Leave a comment