Dirt Hills, Saskatchewan Metis Scrip Claims

Amyotte, François; concerning the claims of his two deceased children: Adele and
Napoleon; address: Dunsuth; born: Napoleon: 1870 at Dirt Hills; Adele: 1879 at Dirt
Hills; father: François Amyotte (Métis and deponent); mother: Celina Boisclairor Bereau
(Métis); died: Napoleon: 8 April 1876; Adele: January, 1879; heir: their father, François
Amyotte, the deponent; scrip cert.: form D, no. 332 and form D, no. 334; claim no. 693
Flammand, Olivier; for his deceased son, Charles Flammand; claim no. 1154; address:
Green Lake; born: Dec., 1872 at Dirt Hills; father: Olivier Flammand (Métis &
deponent); file ref. 1321670 on 685268
Houle, Alexandre; heir to his deceased children: Pierre, born: 1886 at Dirt Hills; died: ?;
Alexandre, born: 1872 at Qu'Appelle; died: 1879; address: Loriette; father: Alexandre
Houle (Métis & deponent); mother: Marguerite Davis (Métis); scrip cert.: form D, no.
380, Alexandre; file ref. 966413; claim no. 772.
Larocque, St. Pierre; address: Glasgow, Montana; claim no. 113; born: Winter, 1878 at
Dirt Hills; father: Jean Baptiste Larocque (Métis); mother: Julie Lemire (Métis); scrip
cert.: form C, no. 36.
Poitras Jr., Gabriel - Concerning his claim as a head of family - Address, Turtle Mountain
- Born, 1847 at White Horse Plains - Father, Gabriel Poitras Sr., (Métis) - Mother,
Isabelle Mallaterre, (Métis) - Married, February, 1869 at Dirt Hills to Marie Anne Amiot Children living, five (names on declaration) - Children deceased, two - Scrip for $160.00
- Claim 1637
Poitras, Marie Anne - Concerning her claim as a head of family - Address, Turtle
Mountain - Born, May, 1847 at Lake Qu'Appelle - Father, Joseph Amiot, (Métis) Mother, Marie Anne Bastonnais, (Métis) - Married, February, 1869 at Dirt Hills to
Gabriel Poitras - Children living, five (names on declaration) - Children deceased, two Scrip for $160.00 - Claim 1638
Wells, Solomon; address: Battleford; born: 20 January, 1870 at Dirt Hills; father: John
Wells (Métis); mother: Julie Tanner (Métis); scrip for $240.00; claim no. 886.

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

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