Mi'kmaq
The Mi'kmaq (also Micmac, L'nu and Mi'kmaw)(/ˈmɪkmæk/; [miːɡmax]), are a First Nations band, indigenous to Canada's Atlantic Provinces and the Gaspé Peninsula of Quebec. They call this region Mi'kma'...
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Mi'kmaq people
The Mi'kmaq (also Micmac, L'nu and Mi'kmaw)(/ˈmɪkmæk/; [miːɡmax]), are a First Nations band, indigenous to Canada's Atlantic Provinces and the Gaspé Peninsula of Quebec. They call this region Mi'kma'...
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Abenaki
The Abenaki (Abnaki, Wabanaki, Waponahki) are a Native American tribe and a First Nations band government. They are one of the Algonquian-speaking peoples of northeastern North America. The Abenaki li...
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Chrétien Le Clercq
Father Chrétien Le Clercq (born 1641), a Franciscan Récollet, and a zealous Roman Catholic missionary to the Mi'kmaq on the Gaspé peninsula in the mid-17th century, was also a distinguished historiogr...
French and Indian War
The French and Indian War (1754–1763) was the North American theater of the worldwide Seven Years' War. The war was fought between the colonies of British America and New France, with both sides suppo...
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Northeast Coast Campaign (1723)
The Northeast Coast Campaign (1723) occurred during Father Rale's War from April 19, 1723 – January 28, 1724. In response to the previous year, in which New England attacked the Wabanaki Confederacy ...
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Elsipogtog First Nation
The Elsipogtog First Nation /ɛlzɪˈbʊktʊk/, formerly called the Big Cove Band, is a Mi'kmaq First Nations band government in New Brunswick, Canada. The First Nation's territory comprises Richibucto R...
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Grand Council (Mi'kmaq)
The Grand Council (also known as Santé Mawiómi) is the traditional senior level of government for the Mi'kmaq people, based in present-day Canada, until passage of the Indian Act in 1876, requiring el...
Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia
Annapolis Royal is a small Canadian town located in the western part of Annapolis County, Nova Scotia, and was known as Port Royal until the Conquest of Acadia in 1710 by Britain.The town was the cap...
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Membertou First Nation
The Membertou First Nation is a Mi'kmaq First Nation located in the tribal district of Unama'ki, also known as Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia. As of 2012, the Mi'kmaq population is 814 on-Reserve, an...
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Chapel Island (Canada)
Chapel Island in Nova ScotiaChapel Island is an island in Bras d'Or Lake on Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, Canada. Its name in the Mi'kmaq language is Mniku but other names such as Vachlouacadie ("p...
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Battle of Norridgewock
The Norridgewock Raid occurred in contested lands being fought over by England, France and the Wabanaki Confederacy, during the colonial frontier conflict referred to as Governor Dummer's War. Despite...
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Potlotek First Nation
The Chapel Island First Nation, also known as Potlotek First Nation is a Míkmaq First Nation reserve in northeastern Nova Scotia. It is situated on Chapel Island in Bras d'Or Lake. As of 2012, the Mi...
Raid on Dartmouth (1749)
The Raid on Dartmouth (1749) occurred during Father Le Loutre’s War on September 30, 1749 when a Mi’kmaq militia from Chignecto raided Major Ezekiel Gilman's sawmill at present-day Dartmouth, Nova Sc...
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Pierre Basquet
Pierre Basquet (fl. 1841–52) was, most likely, a Maliseet by birth who became part of the Mi'kmaq community in the Restigouche area.Basquet was involved in work with Moses Henry Perley who was New Bru...
Buctouche 16
Buctouche 16 is a Mi'kmaq reserve in Canada located in Kent County, New Brunswick.Its population in the 2011 Census was 85.
Partridge Island (Nova Scotia)
64°20′18″W / 45.36694°N 64.33833°W / 45.36694; -64.33833Partridge Island is a significant historical, cultural and geological site located near the mouth of Parrsboro Harbour ...
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Expulsion of the Acadians
The Expulsion of the Acadians, also known as the Great Upheaval, the Great Expulsion and Le Grand Dérangement, was the forced removal by the British of the Acadian people from the present day Canadian...
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Burnt Church Crisis
The Burnt Church Crisis was a conflict in Canada between the Mi'kmaq people of the Burnt Church First Nation and non-Aboriginal fisheries in New Brunswick and Nova Scotia between 1999 and 2002.
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Siege of Grand Pre
The Siege of Grand Pre happened during Father Le Loutre’s War and was fought between the British and the Wabanaki Confederacy and Acadian militia. The siege happened at Fort Vieux Logis, Grand Pre (pr...
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Penobscot
The Penobscot (Panawahpskek) are a Northeastern American Indian tribe in Maine and First Nations band in the Maritime Provinces of Canada. The Penobscot Nation, formerly known as the Penobscot Tribe o...
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Battle at Chignecto
The Battle at Chignecto happened during Father Le Loutre’s War and was fought by 700 troops made up of British regulars led by Charles Lawrence, Horatio Gates, Rangers led by John Gorham and Captain J...
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Father Rale's War
Father Rale's War (1722–1725), also known as Lovewell's War, Governor Dummer's War, Greylock's War, the Three Years War, the 4th Anglo-Abenaki War or the Wabanaki-New England War of 1722–1725, was a ...
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Silas Tertius Rand
Silas Tertius Rand (May 18, 1810 – October 4, 1889) was a Canadian Baptist clergyman, missionary, ethnologist, linguist and translator. His work centred on the Mi'kmaq people of Maritime Canada and h...
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We'jitu Isidore
We'jitu Isidore, (ca. 1656 - ca. 1769) was a Kji-Saqamaw ("grand chief") of the Mi'kmaq of the provinces of New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia and Quebec. We'jitu "was a great India...
Metepenagiag Mi'kmaq Nation
Metepenagiag (pronounced MET-EHH-PE-NAH-GHEE-AH) also known as Red Bank is a Mi'kmaq First Nations band government in New Brunswick, Canada on the other side of the Miramichi river from Sunny Corner....
Wabanaki Confederacy
The Wabanaki Confederacy (Wabenaki, Wobanaki - translated roughly as 'People of the First Light' or 'People of the Dawnland') are a First Nations and Native American confederation of five principal N...
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Eel Ground First Nation
The Eel Ground Band or Eel Ground First Nation is a Mi'kmaq First Nations community of 977 people located on the Miramichi River in northern New Brunswick, Canada. The community comprises three reser...
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