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Family History

Collection by Donna Thane

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Catherine 'Kate' McBeth/ McBeath-McKay (Métis), photographed c. Born 1852 to Adam McBeath and Mary McKenzie; married 1873 to Thomas McKay (Métis farmer and political figure at Prince Albert SK); Canadian French, Fur Trade, Shia Islam, Canada, Political Figures, Prince Albert, Red River, First Nations, Interesting Stuff

Slideshow: Women of Red River

Photograph Notes: Unidentified woman with infant, photographed 1858: Humphrey Lloyd Hime/Library and Archives Canada/C-000728, Mikan 3192431, “Ojibwa woman with child in carrier basket”…

Mistawasis or Big Child (Cree), Joseph McKay (Metis) - before 1938 Black Canadians, Native American Tribes, Native Americans, Canadian History, Our Legacy, Red River, Historical Pictures, Old West, First Nations

Gentleman Joe McKay and Mistawasis on Horses - SAIN Photographs

A photographic equestrian portrait of "Gentleman" Joe McKay and Mistawasis.

Ancestry of the Red River, Manitoba, Canada. Monet, Canadian History, Western Canada, Red River, Knights Templar, Julie, Native Indian, First Nations, Light Table

Thomas Sinclair (1810-1870)

Ancestry of the Red River, Manitoba, Canada.

Ancestry of the Red River, Manitoba, Canada. Monet, Canadian History, Western Canada, Red River, Knights Templar, Julie, Native Indian, First Nations, Light Table

Thomas Sinclair (1810-1870)

Ancestry of the Red River, Manitoba, Canada.

William McKay. Courtesy Hudson's Bay Company Archives, Archives of Manitoba 1987/363-E-700-Mc/160. "[A]rriving in time to join Mr. M'Kay at dinner, [I] had the pleasure of sharing in some fresh buffalo tongues which he had lately brought back with him from the plains, where some of his people were still engaged in a hunt." The Fort Ellice factor lent the party his dog, Pointer, for the trip. Canadian History, American History, Ancestry Tree, Western Canada, Hudson Bay, Red River, Lent, First Nations, Family History

William McKay. Courtesy Hudson's Bay Company Archives, Archives of Manitoba 1987/363-E-700-Mc/160. "[A]rriving in time to join Mr. M'Kay at dinner, [I] had the pleasure of sharing in some fresh buffalo tongues which he had lately brought back with him from the plains, where some of his people were still engaged in a hunt." The Fort Ellice factor lent the party his dog, Pointer, for the trip.

 Born 1832 to James Sinclair and Elizabeth Maria Bird; married 1826 to Dr. Her reminiscences were published in W. Healy, Women of Red River Canadian History, Native American History, Fur Trade, Red River, Canada, Photomontage, First Nations, Wild West, Tom S

Slideshow: Women of Red River

Photograph Notes: Unidentified woman with infant, photographed 1858: Humphrey Lloyd Hime/Library and Archives Canada/C-000728, Mikan 3192431, “Ojibwa woman with child in carrier basket”…

 Born 1839 to HBC Chief Factor John Ballenden and Sarah McLeod; in Scotland in 1851 and afterwards lived in Sedgeley, Staffordshire England with relatives. Fur Trade, Canadian History, Western Canada, Red River, First Nations, Rocky Mountains, North America, Family History, Portrait

Slideshow: Women of Red River

Photograph Notes: Unidentified woman with infant, photographed 1858: Humphrey Lloyd Hime/Library and Archives Canada/C-000728, Mikan 3192431, “Ojibwa woman with child in carrier basket”…

Our Legacy-Angus McKay (on left) in his garden at Lac Laronge Ancestry Tree, Our Legacy, Red River, Old West, Family History, Genealogy, Scrapbooking, Canada, Culture

Our Legacy

Our Legacy-Angus McKay (on left) in his garden at Lac Laronge

Ancestry of the Red River, Manitoba, Canada. Ancestry Tree, Shia Islam, Canadian History, Red River, New Life, Family History, Ottoman, Genealogy

Thomas Sinclair (1810-1870)

Ancestry of the Red River, Manitoba, Canada.

 Daughter of William Sinclair Sr. Ran the family post office and store. Reportedly, Mary’s “ability to add up columns of figures and balance accounts was remarkable. Canadian French, Mixed Race, Canada, Red River, First Nations, Post Office, Columns, Family History, American Indians

Slideshow: Women of Red River

Photograph Notes: Unidentified woman with infant, photographed 1858: Humphrey Lloyd Hime/Library and Archives Canada/C-000728, Mikan 3192431, “Ojibwa woman with child in carrier basket”…

Ancestry of the Red River, Manitoba, Canada. Red River, Family History, Museum, Portrait, Thumbnail Image, Women, Art, Art Background, Headshot Photography

Thomas Sinclair (1810-1870)

Ancestry of the Red River, Manitoba, Canada.

 Paul’s (Middlechurch) Western Canada, My Ancestors, Red River, Historical Society, First Nations, Family History, American Indians, Bird, People

Hon. Dr. Curtis James Bird, St. Paul’s (Middlechurch)

Links to Existing Biographies: Dictionary of Canadian Biography Manitoba Historical Society Lawrence Barkwell Preliminary Biographical Notes: Date of Birth: 1 February 1837/1838[1] Place of Birth: …

Slideshow: Women of Red River Forty Eight, Red River, Ancestry, Family History, Jon Snow, Families, Mary, Indian, Portrait

Slideshow: Women of Red River

Photograph Notes: Unidentified woman with infant, photographed 1858: Humphrey Lloyd Hime/Library and Archives Canada/C-000728, Mikan 3192431, “Ojibwa woman with child in carrier basket”…

Slideshow: Women of Red River Who Runs The World, Red River, Ancestry, Family History, Mary, Portrait, Illustration, Women, Headshot Photography

Slideshow: Women of Red River

Photograph Notes: Unidentified woman with infant, photographed 1858: Humphrey Lloyd Hime/Library and Archives Canada/C-000728, Mikan 3192431, “Ojibwa woman with child in carrier basket”…