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Pembina Metis Scrip Claims

Amiot, Jean Baptiste - Concerning his claim as a child - Address, Willow Bunch - Born, Pembina in 1857 - Father, Joseph Amiot Sr., (Mtis) - Mother, Marianne Pangman, (Mtis) - Married, 1878 at Cypress Hills to Sarah Delorme - Scrip for $240 - Claim 1567 Bellegarde, Joseph; address: Dunsuth, North Dakota; claim no. 498; born: 1873 at Pembina, North Dakota; father: Augustin Bellegarde (Mtis); mother: Magdeleine Ferguson (Mtis); file ref. 951229 Blondeau, Simon - Concerning his claim as a head of family - Address, Fort Qu'Appelle - Born, Pembina River, spring of 1827 - Father, Blondeau, (Mtis) - Mother, Laframboise, (Mtis) - Married, spring of 1850 to Francoise Desjarlais at St. Boniface, Manitoba - Children living, ten (names on declaration) - Children deceased, one - Scrip for $160 - Claims 2 and 148 Bruneau, Catherine - Concerning her claim as a head of family - Address, St. Albert P.O. [Post Office] - Born, Pembina River, North West Territories, 1840 - Father, Baptiste Bruneau, (Mtis) - Mother, Marguerite Marie, (Cree Indian) - Married, May 2, 1856 at Lac Ste. Anne to Joseph Powatis and 1876 at St. Albert to Thomas Logan - Children living, four (names on declaration) - Children deceased, one - Scrip for $140 - Claim 958 Caplette, Roger; heir to his deceased son, Hilaire Caplette; claim no. 1245; born: 12 July, 1878, at Wood Mountain; died: 1897 at Pembina; address: St. James, Manitoba; father: Roger Caplette (Mtis and deponent); mother: Virginie Lambert (Mtis); scrip cert.: form F, no. 1815 Caplette, Roger; heir to his deceased son, Albert Caplette; claim no. 1254; address: St. James, Manitoba; born: July 1884 at Dakota; father: Roger Caplette (Mtis and deponent); mother: Virginie Lambert (Mtis); died: Little over a month old at Pembina; file ref. 918321 Caplette, Roger; heir to his deceased daughter, Marie Ann Caplette; claim no. 1256; born: 1885 near Wood Mountain; died: two and a half months old, at Pembina; address: St. James, Manitoba; father: Roger Caplette (Mtis and deponent); mother: Virginie Lambert (Mtis); file ref. 918321 Cardinal, Philomnee; address: Lac la Biche; claim no. 603; born: 1853 at Pembina River; father: Alexis Cardinal (Mtis); mother: Nancy Quintal (Mtis); married: 1871 at Lac la Biche to Jules Desjarlais; children living: 6 (names on application); children deceased: 1, not baptised; scrip for $240.00. Deschamps, Joseph - Concerning his claim as a head of family - Address, Edmonton Born, 1816 at Pembina, North West Territories - Father, Joseph Deschamps, (Mtis) Mother, Marie Breland, (Mtis) - Married, 1840 at St. Boniface to Rose Berger - Children

living, three (names on declaration) - Children deceased, three - Scrip for $160 - Claim 446 Deschenaux, Celina - Concerning her claim as a child - Address, Fort Saskatchewan Born, November, 5, 1862 at Pembina, USA - Father, Pierre Deschenaux, (Mtis) Mother, Josephte Courchene, (Mtis) - Married, 1879 at Fort Saskatchewan to Joseph Edouard Brazeau - Children living, one, Joseph Edouard - Children deceased, one, George - Scrip for $240 - Claim 980 Deschenaux, William - Concerning his claim as a child - Address, St. Albert - Born, 1860 at Pembina - Father, Pierre Deschenaux, (Mtis) - Mother, Josephte Courchne, (Mtis) - Scrip for $240 - Claim 961 Desjarlais, Charles - Concerning his claim as a child - Address, Wolseley - Born, winter of 1850 at Pembina Mountain - Father, Antoine Moral Desjarlais, (Mtis) - Mother, LaLouise Vallee, (Mtis) - Claim 118 Fisher, Alfred - Concerning his claim as a Mtis child - Address, Fort Qu'Appelle P.O. [Post Office] - Born, February 11, 1860 at Pembina River - Father, Alexander Fisher, (Mtis) - Mother, Susanne Desjarlais, (Mtis) - Scrip for $40 - Claim 81 Fosseneuve, Baptiste alias Lacroche; address: Cumberland House; claim no. 1782; born: 1815 at Pembina; father: Baptiste Fosseneuve (Mtis); mother: Josephte Lasavagesse (Mtis); maried: 1831 at St. Boniface to Julie Morand, and 1851 at St. Franois Xavier to Josephte Lafrenire; children living: Baptiste, Julie, Louison, Marguerite, Philomne, Mlanie and Franois; children deceased: Franois, 2 unnamed twins, Esther and Josephte; scrip for $160.00 Gosselin Jr., Joseph - Concerning his claim as a Mtis child - Address, Fort Qu'Appelle - Born, February 23, 1865 at Pembina Mountain - Father, Joseph Gosselin, (Mtis), deceased - Mother, Marie Valle, (Mtis) - Scrip for $240 - Claim 153 Gosselin, Sara - Concerning her claim as a child - Address, St. Laurent, P.O. [Post Office] - Born, January, 1868 at Pembina, USA - Father, Alexander Gosselin, (Mtis) Mother, Marie Champagne, (Mtis) - Scrip for $240 - Claim 1291 Houle, Alexander - Concerning his claim as a head of family - Address, Willow Bunch Born, 1847 at Pembina - Father, Charles Houle, (Mtis), deceased - Mother, Catherine Ducharme, (Mtis) - Married, May 1870 to Marguerite Davis at Qu'Appelle - Children living, six - Children deceased, four - Scrip for $160 - Claim 1584 Houle, Ambroise - Concerning his claim as a child - Address, Pincher Creek - Born, 1859 at Pembina Mountain - Father, Antoine Houle, (Mtis) - Mother, Genevive Laverdure, (Mtis) - Claim 1467

Klyne, William - Concerning his claim as a child - Address, Troy - Born, 1850 at Pembina - Father, Francois Klyne, (Mtis), deceased - Mother, Esther Harry, (Mtis) Married, 1880 at Wood Mountain to Emerise Poitras - Children living, two - Scrip for $240 - Claim 1551 Lacerte, Narcisse; heir to his deceased daughter, Marie Anne Lacert; claim no. 1260; address: Willow Bunch; born: 7 Nov., 1870 at Estevan & White Lake; died: 2 months old at Pembina; father: Narcisse Lacerte (Mtis & deponent); mother: Julie Capellette (Mtis); scrip cert.: form F, no. 1820. Laframboise, Caroline; address: Maple Creek; claim no. 25; born: June, 1867 at Pembina; father: Jean Baptiste Laframboise (Mtis); mother: Elise Thomas (Mtis); married: Fall, 1884 at Maple Creek to Emilien Pelletier; children living: William; scrip for $240.00. Laverdure, Baptiste; address: St. Peter's Mission, Montana; claim no. 1367; born: 1845 near Pembina; father: Pierre Laverdure (Mtis); mother: Catherine Charrette (Mtis); file ref. 947475. Laverdure, Marie Ann, ne Azure; address: St. Peter's Mission; claim no. 1369; born: August, 1850 at Pembina Fort; father: Charles Azure (Mtis); mother: Nancy Grant (Mtis); file ref. 947471. Letendre, Helene - Concerning her claim as a child - Address, St. Laurent - Born, January 17, 1867 at Pembina Mountain - Father, Andre Letendre, (Mtis), deceased Mother, Catherine Godon, (Mtis) - Scrip for $240 - Claim 1315 Le Vasseur, Joseph; address: Sandy Bay, Westbourne; claim no. 1436; born: 1825 at Pembina; father: [unknown] Le Vasseur (French Canadian); mother: Koe-koink (Indian); married: 1844 at Pembina to Philomene Okapeh-wessek; children living: Messe-Neguane-peek; Sarah; John George; Augustin; Michel; Marie; Alexandre; Anny; Catherine; Marguerite and George; children deceased: Nettahwe-ke-jik; no name given for second child; scrip for $160.00. Le Vasseur, Michel; address: Sandy Bay, Westbourne P.O; claim no. 1459; born: 1860 at Pembina; father: Joseph Le Vasseur alias Kekonsins (Mtis); mother: Philomene English alias Okapeh-wessak (Mtis); married: 1880 at Sandy Bay to Genevieve Bone or Boulne; children living: Joseph; Julie and Marie; scrip for $240.00. Le Vasseur, Sarah; address: Kenesota; claim no. 1665; born: 1852 at Pembina; father: Joseph Le Vasseur (Mtis); mother: Philomene English (Mtis); married: 1881 at "The Crossing", "Big Grass"; "Marsh" to Patricia DeCresnes; children living: Albert; children deceased: Michel and Cuthbert.

Loyer, Josephte; address: Water Hen River; claim no. 1636; born: 1800 at Grand Forks; father: Bottineau (Mtis); mother: Isabelle (Mtis); married: 1815 at Pembina to Pierre Fosseneuve and then to Antoine Blandion or Blayon and then to Baptiste Loyer or Mustoosh; children living: Baptiste Fosseneuve; Pierre Blayon and Sophie Blayon; children deceased: 7; scrip for $160.00. McKay, William Edward; address: Medicine Hat; born: 25 January, 1868 at Hudson Bay, Fort Pembina; father: Edward McKay (Mtis); mother: Caroline Cook (Mtis); scrip for $240.00; claim no. 37. Montour Jr., Abraham; address: Batoche; born: 1855 at Pembina; father: Abraham Montour Sr. (Mtis); mother: Marie Page (Mtis); married: 1880 at St. Laurent to Paranteau; children living: Raphael and Elizabeth; children deceased: Pierre; scrip for $240.00; claim no. 1156. Montour, Abraham; address: Batoche; born: 1832 at Red River; father: Bonhomme Montour (Mtis); mother: Marguerite Spence (Mtis); married: 1853 at Pembina River to Marie Page; children living: Abraham, Marie, Jean Baptiste, Justine, Clemence, Cecile, Daniel, Isidore and Alexandrine; children deceased: Victoire and Julienne; scrip for $160.00; claim no. 1160. Ouellette, Flicit - Concerning her claim as a child - Address, Willow Bunch via Moose Jaw - Father, Joseph Lafournaise, (Mtis) - Born, 1858 at Pembina - Mother, Suzanne Valle, (Mtis) - Married, 1879 at Wood Mountain to James Ouellette - Scrip for $240 Claim 1616 Page, Marie; address: Batoche; born: 1835 at Red Deer; father: Joseph Page (French Canadian); mother: Agathe Letendre (Mtis); married: 1853 at Pembina to Abraham Montour Sr; children living: 9; children deceased: 2; scrip for $160.00; claim no. 1150. Petit, Anglique - Concerning her claim as a child - Address, Battleford, P.O. [Post Office] - Born, 1867 at Pembina, USA - Father, Louis Petit, (Mtis) - Mother, Anglique Larocque, (Mtis) - Married, 1884 at Battleford to Joseph Hupp - Children living, one, Francois born 1884 - Scrip for $240 - Claim 1250. Plante, Antoine - Concerning his claim as a head of family - Address, Winnipeg, P.O. [Post Office] - Born, 1820 at Pembina - Father, Basile Plante, (Mtis) - Mother, Genevive Lacourse, (Canadian) - Married, 1855 to Anglique Dument - Children living, two, Antoine born 1856 and Judith born 1853 - Children deceased, two, died before transfer - Scrip for $160 - Claim 1474 St. Math (Jerome), Franoise - Concerning her claim as a child - Address, Willow Bunch - Born, 1858 at Pembina, (now Emerson) - Father, Jrome St. Math, (Mtis) Mother, Marguerite Larocque, (Mtis) - Married, 1877 at Milk River to Antoine Charbonneau - Children living, two - Children deceased, one - Scrip for $240 - Claim 1566

Sauv, Josephte - Concerning her claim as a head of family - Address, Duck Lake Born, 1828 at Pembina - Father, Franois St. Pierre, (Mtis) - Mother, Marie Laverdure, (Mtis) - Married, 1847 at Pembina to Norbert Sauv - Children living, ten (names on declaration) - Scrip for $160 - Claim 1322 Smith, Charlotte - Concerning her claim as a head of family - Address, Olga, USA Born, 1833 at Pembina - Father, Pierriche Pelletier, (Mtis) - Mother, Agathe Azure, (Mtis) - Married, 1857 at Pembina to Joseph Smith - Children, details on husband's declaration - Scrip for $160 - Claim 1657 Smith, Joseph - Concerning his claim as a head of family - Address, Olga, Dakota Born, 1832 at Red River - Father, Louis Smith, (Mtis) - Mother, Adelaide Parenteau, (deceased Mtis) - Married, 1857 at Pembina to Charlotte Pelletier - Children living, six (names on declaration) - Children deceased, four - Scrip for $160 - Claim 1656 Affidavit of Thibeault, Helene nee Dayneault (wife of Francois Thibeault, (Mtis); address: Pembina, U.S.; applies on behalf of her minor children: Francois (born: 3 October 1860), Helene (born: 25 September 1862), Joseph (26 May 1868), and Adele (15 September 1870); claim no. 1790, 1791, 1792, and 1793; grant no. 4143. Wallace, Madeleine - Concerning her claim as a child - Address, Prince Albert - Born, 10 March, 1861 at Pembina - Father, Norbert Sauv, (Mtis) - Mother, Josephte St. Pierre, (Mtis) - Married, 1874 at St. Albert to Francis Wallace - Children living, four (names on declaration) - Scrip for $240 - Claim 1323.

Compiled by Lawrence Barkwell Coordinator of Metis Heritage and History Research Louis Riel Institute