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<br> Native Americans, or American Indians, in Canada are often known as the First Nations of Canada.  
 
<br> Native Americans, or American Indians, in Canada are often known as the First Nations of Canada.  
  
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Resources that may be helpful in the search for your Canadian Indian ancestry include:  
 
Resources that may be helpful in the search for your Canadian Indian ancestry include:  
  
*Join the&nbsp;[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Canada-First-Nations-Genealogy-Research-Community/296714040355341?sk=wall Facebook] or [[Join_a_Skype_Research_Community|Skype]] Canada First Nations Genealogy Research Community!&nbsp;
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*Join the&nbsp;[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Canada-First-Nations-Genealogy-Research-Community/296714040355341?sk=wall Facebook] or [[Join_a_Skype_Research_Community|Skype]] Canada First Nations Genealogy Research Community!
*A reference work that provides a history of the major Indian tribes of [[Canada|Canada]] is
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*List of [http://www.dickshovel.com/trbindex.html Tribes of Canada].
**Jenness, Diamond. ''Indians of Canada''. Ottawa, Canada: National Museum of Canada, 1967. Seventh Edition. Family History Library Catalog book&nbsp;{{FHL|103372|title-id|disp=970.1 J435i}}&nbsp;(no film) &nbsp;{{FHL|103372|title-id|disp=www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp}}
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*[[Finding the Tribe or Band of a Canadian Aboriginal (American Indian)|Finding the Tribe or Band of a Canadian Aboriginal (American Indian)]]  
*A list of Native Tribes of Canada can be viewed at http://www.dickshovel.com/trbindex.html  
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*An online guide: [http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/the-public/005-1143-e.html Aboriginal Peoples—Guide to the Records of the Government of Canada].
*Another Wiki article that may be helpful is [[Finding the Tribe or Band of a Canadian Aboriginal (American Indian)|Finding the Tribe or Band of a Canadian Aboriginal (American Indian)]]  
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*A list of Annual Reports 1864-1990, including Canadian government agencies responsible for Indian affairs over the years, can be found at [http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/databases/indianaffairs/index-e.html Library and Archives of Canada]  
*An online ''Guide Researching Your Aboriginal Ancestry at Library and Archives Canada.''&nbsp; Canadian Genealogy Center [http://www.genealogie.gc.ca/o2/020501/doc/guide-02-2004_e.pdf http://www.genealogie.gc.ca/o2/020501/doc/guide-02-2004_e.pdf]
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*A reference work that provides a history of the major Indian tribes of Canada is: Jenness, Diamond. ''Indians of Canada''. Ottawa, Canada: National Museum of Canada, 1967. Seventh Edition. Family History Library Catalog book&nbsp;{{FHL|103372|title-id|disp=970.1 J435i}}&nbsp;(no film)
 
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A list of Annual Reports, including Canadian government agencies responsible for Indian affairs over the years, can be found at [http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/databases/indianaffairs/index-e.html Library and Archives of Canada]  
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*Maps  
 
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*Migration  
 
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*Military Records  
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*[[First Nations Military Records|Military Records]]
 
*Citizenship  
 
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Native Americans, or American Indians, in Canada are often known as the First Nations of Canada.

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For additional information about the Indians in each of the Provinces and Territories, see the links below:

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  • 1796 May 31, at New York with the Seven Nations of Canada 

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