First Nations of Canada

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Three resources that may be helpful in the search for your Canadian Indian ancestry include:  
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*Join the&nbsp;[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Canada-First-Nations-Genealogy-Research-Community/296714040355341?sk=wall Facebook] or [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Join_a_Skype_Research_Community Skype] Canada First Nations Genealogy Research Community!&nbsp;
 
*A reference work that provides a history of the major Indian tribes of [[Canada|Canada]] is  
 
*A reference work that provides a history of the major Indian tribes of [[Canada|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) &nbsp;{{FHL|103372|title-id|disp=www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp}}
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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}}  
 
*A list of Native Tribes of Canada can be viewed at http://www.dickshovel.com/trbindex.html  
 
*A list of Native Tribes of Canada can be viewed at http://www.dickshovel.com/trbindex.html  
 
*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)]]  
 
*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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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, see the links below:

Research Tools

Rsources 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 

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