Meet descendants and learn more about where to find information on your Red River ancestors and their culture/history here. Includes fur traders, First Nations, Scots/Irish/Swiss Selkirk Settlers, and Metis.
Latest Activity: Feb 5
I am a descendant of John PRITCHARD (1777-1855) m. Catherine MCGILVRA. He came to the west c. 1800 with the XY Company and later worked for the North West Co. He joined the RRS in April of 1815,…Continue
Started by Elizabeth Campbell. Last reply by Elizabeth Campbell Feb 5.
Just posted a review I wrote a few years ago for the TLSARL Newsletter. Archie McDonald came out with the famous 1813 group and kept a journal as one of Selkirk's leaders at the RRS. The book is now…Continue
Started by Elizabeth Campbell. Last reply by Patti Flynn Heimsness Feb 4.
This discussion group is for anyone that would like to share information and family history on the Donald Gunn Line of the Red River Settlement.Continue
Started by Robert J. Park. Last reply by Robert J. Park Nov 7, 2013.
Hello All,I am a descendent of Alexander Murray and Elizabeth Murray, who came to York Factory in 1815 with their five children. One of them, my great-great-grandfather, was James Murray, who…Continue
Started by Bruce Andrew Doig. Last reply by Bruce Andrew Doig Nov 11, 2012.