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Souris River Metis Scrip Claims

Beauchamp, Marie; for her deceased son, Abraham Beauchamp; claim no. 1257;
address: Willow Bunch; born: April 1881, near head of Souris River; father: Abraham
Beauchamp (Mtis); mother: Mary Beauchamp (Mtis and deponent); died: 1886 at
Wood Mountain; heir: His father, Abraham Beauchamp; scrip cert.: form F, no. 1813
Boyer, Ambroise - Concerning his claim as a child - Address, Fort Ellice - Born, Souris
River, July 1, 1859 - Father, Joseph Boyer, (Mtis) - Mother, Flicite Pattenaude, (Mtis)
- Married, 1881 at Wood Mountain to Emerance Bruyere - Children living, two - Scrip
for $240 - Claim 1492
Braconnier, William; address: Prince Albert; claim no. 910; born: 28 February, 1882 at
Souris River; father: Daniel Braconnier (Mtis); mother: Sara Ducharme (Mtis); scrip
cert.: form C, no. 1419 for $240.00
Daniel, Alexander; address: File Hills; claim no. 731; born: January, 1865 at Souris
River near Eastavan; father: William Daniel Senior (Mtis); mother: Isabella Mitchel
Lafontaine, Pierre alias Fagnant; address: Batoche; claim no. 1103; born: 1867 at
Souris River; father: Isidore Lafontaine, alias Fagnant (Mtis); mother: Henriette Ducep
(Mtis); scrip for $240.00.
Laframboise, Edouard; address: Batoche claim no. 1147; born: 1865 near Moose Head,
Souris River; father: Augustin Laframboise (deceased Mtis); mother: Louise Ledoux
(Mtis); married: Spring, 1886 at Duck Lake to Virginie Dumont; scrip for $240.00.
Laframboise, Jean Baptiste - Concerning his claim as a child - Address, Maple Creek Born, 1853 at Souris River - Father, Francois Laframboise Sr., (Mtis) - Mother, Marie
Trottier, (Mtis) - Married, 1880 at Milk River to LaRose Trottier - Children living, two,
Isidore and Louison - Scrip for $240 - Claim 196.
Montour, Justine; address: Batoche P.O. [Post Office]; born: 1865 at Souris River;
father: Abraham Montour Sr. (Mtis); mother: Marie Page (Mtis); married: September,
1886 at St. Laurent to Patrice Fleury; scrip for $240.00; claim no. 1159.
Paul, William St Mathe; address: Water Hen River; born: 1866 at Souris River; father:
St. Mathe Paul (Mtis); mother: Susan Gervais (Mtis); scrip for $240.00; claim no.
Pelletier, Edouard; for his deceased daughter, Lizette Pelletier; address: Touchwood
Hills; born: 1866 at Tete A la Biche, Souris River; died: 1867; father: Edouard Pelletier
(Mtis and deponent); mother: Catherine Rocheblanc (Mtis); file ref. 1668821; claim no.

Pelletier, Elizabeth - Concerning her claim as a child - Address, Wolseley, P.O. [Post
Office] - Born, winter of 1867 at Souris River - Father, Joseph Pelletier, (deceased,
Mtis) - Mother, Marguerite Primeau, (Mtis) - Scrip for $240 - Claim 1510.
Piche, Norbert; address: Fort Ellice; born: 1846 at mouth of Souris River; father:
Francois Piche alias Paulette; (Mtis); mother: Madeleine Houle (Mtis); married: 1871
at Wood Mountain to Rosalie Azure; children living: Joseph; Christine, Harriet and
Napoleon; children deceased: Alphonsine and Josephine; scrip for $240.00; claim no.
Rabasca, Joseph or Gariepy or Deschamps; address: Chateau, Montana; born: 1855 at
Souris River; father: Joseph Rabasca (Mtis); mother: Judique Cardinal (Mtis); file ref.
6073A on 497548; claim no. 1351.
Tate, Cuthbert; address: Maple Creek; born: 1863 at Souris River; father: Joseph Tate
(Mtis); mother: Marguerite Desjarlais (Mtis); scrip for $240; claim no. 43.

Compiled by Lawrence Barkwell

Coordinator of Metis Heritage and History Research
Louis Riel Institute