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<center>''[[Canada|Canada]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Indians of Canada|Indians of Canada]]''</center>
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Native Americans, or American Indians, in Canada are often known as the First Nations of Canada.  
 
Native Americans, or American Indians, in Canada are often known as the First Nations of Canada.  
  
=== Provinces and Territories  ===
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=== <center>Provinces and Territories</center> ===
  
 
For additional information about the Indians in each of the Provinces and Territories, click on the links below:  
 
For additional information about the Indians in each of the Provinces and Territories, click on the links below:  
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*[[Indians of Saskatchewan|Saskatchewan]]  
 
*[[Indians of Saskatchewan|Saskatchewan]]  
 
*[[Indians of Yukon Territory|Yukon]]
 
*[[Indians of Yukon Territory|Yukon]]
 
 
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== <center>Research Tools</center>  ==
  
== History  ==
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Three resources that may be helpful in the search for your Canadian Indian ancestry include:
  
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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*A reference work that provides a history of the major Indian tribes of [[Canada|Canada]] is
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**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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*A list of Native Tribes of Canada can be viewed at http://www.dickshovel.com/trbindex.html
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*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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*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]
  
== Records  ==
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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]
  
 
'''Treaty'''  
 
'''Treaty'''  
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*[http://digital.library.okstate.edu/kappler/Vol2/treaties/sev0045.htm 1796] May 31, at New York&nbsp;with the Seven Nations of&nbsp;Canada&nbsp;
 
*[http://digital.library.okstate.edu/kappler/Vol2/treaties/sev0045.htm 1796] May 31, at New York&nbsp;with the Seven Nations of&nbsp;Canada&nbsp;
  
== Bibliography ==
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=== <center>Things you can do</center> ===
  
Three resources that may be helpful in the search for your Canadian Indian ancestry include:  
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In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need to be done. You can help by:<br>
  
*A reference work that provides a history of the major Indian tribes of [[Canada|Canada]] is
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*A list of Native Tribes of Canada can be viewed at http://www.dickshovel.com/trbindex.html
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*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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*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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[[Category:Canada]] [[Category:Indians_of_North_America]]
 
[[Category:Canada]] [[Category:Indians_of_North_America]]

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Canada Gotoarrow.png Indians of Canada


Native Americans, or American Indians, in Canada are often known as the First Nations of Canada.

Provinces and Territories

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



Research Tools

Three resources that may be helpful in the search for your Canadian Indian ancestry include:

A list of Annual Reports, including Canadian government agencies responsible for Indian affairs over the years, can be found at Library and Archives of Canada

Treaty

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

Things you can do

In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need to be done. You can help by:


News and Events
  • Add news items

 

Topics
  • Archives and Libraries
  • Biographies
  • Cemeteries
  • Census
  • Church Records
  • Court Records
  • Cultural Groups
  • Health Records
  • History
  • Land and Property
  • Language & Languages
  • Maps
  • Migration
  • Military Records
  • Citizenship
  • Newspapers
  • Obituaries
  • Oral History
  • Periodicals
  • Probate Records
  • School Records
  • Treaties
  • Tribes of Canada
  • Vital Records
AANDC
Did You Know?
  • Add information