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1901 Census

Census 1901 Placename Index

NWT Placenames on the 1901 Census
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Placename NWT Provisional District Sec Twp Rge W Meridian
Saltcoats Assiniboia East/Est 1 24 2 W 2
1888 and present location.Saltcoats 203-k(3) includes Saltcoats Village - the Section house, Station House, Stirling Agricultural Society, locations are all lots and block #s.
Saltcoats Assiniboia East/Est 1 24 2 W 2
1888 and present location. Saltcoats 203-k(3)-2 includes Saltcoats - Country - Tsp 20-Rge 2-W2, Tsp 23-Rge 1,-W2, Tsp 24-Rge 1-W2, Tsp 24-Rge 33-W1, Tsp 25-Rge 32-W1.
Saltown 19 20 11 W 2
See Kenlis for 1901 census information for Saltown Hamlet. Saltown est a P.O. at 14-20-12-W2 in 1892, and in 1899 it moved, and was located at 19-20-11-W2.
Saskatchewan Landing Assiniboia West/Ouest 35 19 15 W 3
1888 and present location.
Saskatoon 28 36 5 W 3
1884 Location. (Present location 33-36-5-W3)
Saskatoon (East/Est) Saskatchewan
Saskatoon 'Village' and Tsp 35-R 4-W3, Tsp 36-Rge 4,5-W3, Tsp 34-Rge 4,5, W3
Saskatoon (West/Ouest) Saskatchewan
Saskatoon 'Village' and CPR Section House and Tsp 36-Rge 5-W3, Tsp 37-Rge 5,6-W3.
Savelifka 30-30-W1 (Note moved to Manitoba) is mentioned on the 1901 census at Pelly 203-x(2)-1
Doukhobor Village Savoloka 15-31-1-W2 is mentioned on the 1901 census at Pelly 203-x(2)-1
Schmidtsburg Saskatchewan
This 1901 Census placename includes Tsp 41-Rge 6, Tsp 41-Rge 5, Tsp 42-Rge 6. West of the 3rd meridian. Hepburn at 13-41-6-W3 is the closest present day placename to the 1901 census location of Schmidtsburg which does not exist anymore.
1901 census placename of St. Leonard St. Lenard [sic] does not exist anymore, the location is SE of present day Senator at 16-46-25-W2. Senator is not on the 1901 census.
Seven Persons Assiniboia West/Ouest
This 1901 census location is in present day Alberta, a P.O. est 4-11-7-W4 in 1926. Schedule 2 also mentions Medicine hat, Pagan Creek, Winnifred Aus., Whitla, Dunmore Jct, as well as 7 persons.
Seward 14-16-W3 is enumerated at Swift Current. A P.O. est 1908 at 36-14-16-W3
Sheho Assiniboia East/Est 28 30 9 W 2
Sheho Lake previous name. 1892 Location and present location. There was a fountain at 27-30-10-W2 and Church 30-30-9-W2.
Sheho Lake
Sheho Lake from 1891-1892 then named Sheho. Sheho Lake mentioned on 1901 census at 27-30-9-W2
Shellbrook Saskatchewan
Present location is at 16-49-3-W3
Sherwood Assiniboia West/Ouest
1901 census covers the area of Tsp 16-Rge 20, Tsp 17-Rge 20, Tsp 15-Rge 20, Tsp 16-Rge 21 W of the 2nd meridian, including the location of Sherwood Public School. Sherwood does not exist anymore, it isclosest to the present day location Pinkie 21-17-20-W2 and Rowatt 18-16-19-W2 (South west of Regina)
The 1901 census location of Longlaketon does not exist anymore. The location is West of present day Silton 30-21-21-W2.
Sintaluta Assiniboia East/Est 34 17 11 W 2
Present location is at 33-17-11-W2 1885 Location listed here. Sintaluta is near Assinaboia Reserve 4-17-11-W2. Indian Head is listed as having families enumerated on page 8.
Slavanka 4-32-2-W2 is mentioned on the 1901 census at Pelly 203-x(2)-1
Slavesraka Company No. 1
Mulock - See Kamsack lists on schedule 1 Slavesraka Company No. 1
Mulock - See Kamsack lists on schedule 2 Slavianka 25-29-1-W2
Slavianka Company No. 2
Mulock - See Kamsack lists on schedule 1 Slavianka Company 2
Sled Lake
Sled Lake included on schedule 2 for Montreal Lake, Sk
Kamsack lists on schedule 2 Smirinovka 29-30-W1
Smyronoffka 25-31-2-W2 is mentioned on the 1901 census at Pelly 203-x(2)-1
South Qu'Appelle
1882-1884 Troy. 1884-1902 Qu'Appelle Station. 1902-1911 South Qu'Appelle. 1911- Qu'Appelle. See Qu'appelle 1901 census.
Spasofka 30-2-W2 (Note moved to Manitoba) is mentioned on the 1901 census at Pelly 203-x(2)-1
Spasorka 34-31-W1 is mentioned on the 1901 census at Pelly 203-x(2)-2
Doukhobor Village Spavorka is mentioned on the 1901 census at Pelly 203-x(2)-1
Spicer Assiniboia West/Ouest
In 1909 a P.O. named Spicer was est. at 2-15-25-W2, which later changed name to Tilney in 1912. This 1901 census return includes the area Tsp 15-Rge 26,27,28-W2, Tsp 14-Rge 27.28-W2, Tsp 16-Rge 27-W2 and #34 Spicer Polling Division.
Spirit Lake Athabaska, Unorganized Territories / Territoires Non Organis"s
Spirit Lake is SW of Dunvegan, North of Grand Prairie, Ab (The present day border of the 4th Meridian between Alberta and Saskatchewan was not the same border used between 1901 provisional districts)
Spring Creek Assiniboia East/Est
In 1908, a P.O. named Spring Creek was est. at 22-12-32-W1
Spring Hill
See 1901 census placename of Grande Coul"e [actual spelling is Grand Coulee Spring Hill 15-16-22-W2 is located on schedule 2.
Spring Valley
Spring Valley at 30-11-25-W2 is the closest present day location to the 1901 census placename of Dirt Hills
Springdale Assiniboia West/Ouest
NE 16-16-19-W2 Springdale does not exist anymore. This location is east of Rowatt 18-16-19-W2 and West of Richardson 32-16-18-W2 (S.E. of Regina)
Spy Hill Assiniboia East/Est 18 19 30 W 1
1888 Location. (Present location is at 2-19-31-W1)
St Catharines
St. Catharines actual spelling on 1901 census. See St. Catherine
St Catherine Saskatchewan
St. Catharines [actual] includes the area of Tsp 48-Rge 1-W3, Tsp 49-Rge1-W3, Tsp 47-Rge 28-W2, Tsp 47-Rge 27-W2, Tsp 49-Rge 2-W3. Also included are the location of St. Catharines School and St. Catharines Church. St. Catharine does not exist anymore, the location is the Prince Albert Area, specifically close to present day Buckland 32-48-27-W2 and Holbein 49-2-W3.
St Isidore de Bellevue
See 1901 census placename Bellevue
St Joseph Assiniboia West/Ouest
St. Joseph Colony present location is at 5-18-16-W2. St. Joseph Includes Tsp 17,18-Rge 16-W2 which includes McLean Village 12-18-16-W2
St Leonard Saskatchewan
St. Lenard [actual] includes the area of Tsp 46- Rge 24, Tsp 46-Rge 25, Tsp 46-Rge 26. West of the 2nd Meridian. St. Lenard does not exist anymore. It is closest to the present day location of Fenton at 32-46-25-W2 and is SE of Senator at 16-46-25-W2. The 1901 census includes John Smith Band.
St Louis Saskatchewan 11 45 27 W 2
Present location is at 34-45-27-W2 Previous name Boucher 1888-1897.
St Mary Assiniboia West/Ouest 14 15 17 W 2
1895 Location. Kronau also mentioned on 1901 census. Kronau p.o. closed, and P.O. for the area used the St. Mary's location.
St Michael Saskatchewan
St. Michael (St. Meichel) includes the area of Tsp 48-Rge 17-W3 and Tsp 46-Rge 18-W3. There is mention of Meeting Lake. This location is closest to the present day location of Jackfish Lake 22-48-17-W3 and is east of present day Vawn 2-48-19-W3.
St Raffael Assiniboia East/Est
St. Raffael includes Tsp 5-Rge 33, Tsp 5-Rge 34, Tsp 6-Tge 33, Tsp 6-Rge 34. West of the Prime or First Meridian. WPM. St. Raffael does not exist anymore. The location is closest to Present day Alida at 16-5-33-W1
See New Hastings On the 1901 census area are Stanley Sec 4-Tsp 14-Rge 30-W1, New Hastings Sec 31-Tsp 14- Rge 30-W1, Bellfield Sec12- Tsp 14-Rge 30-W1. None still exist. Present day Welwyn 35-15-30-W1 is N of this area, and Moosomin 32-13-32-W1 is SW
Steep Creek Saskatchewan 14 49 23 W 2
Present location is at 24-49-23-W2 1895 Location.
Stirling Assiniboia West/Ouest
The 1901 census for the Stirling area includes Tsp 18,19,20-Rge 19-W2 and Tsp 19-Rge 20-W2. Stirling does not exist anymore, it is close to present day place name of Victoria Plains 11-18-19-W2 and Albatross 22-18-20-W2 north of Regina.
Subsequent name Duck Lake
Stony Beach Assiniboia West/Ouest 24 18 24 W 2
Present location is at 30-17-23-W2 1893 Location
Stony Creek Saskatchewan
Stoney Creek [actual] HBC trading post c1880/1890 just South of Melfort 7-45-18-W2. (spelled Melford on 1901 census). 1901 census includes Tsp 45-Rge 12, Tsp 44-Rge 17, Tsp 45-Rge 17, Tsp 45-Rge 18, Tsp 44-Rge 18, Tsp 42-Rge 16. West of the 2nd meridian.
Stony Lake Saskatchewan 24 51 18 W 3
1908 Location and present location, other settlements are included in north Saskatchewan SW of Reindeer Lake such as Birch Lake, South Lake, etc.
Stoughton 28-8-8-W2 is the closest present day location to the 1901 placename of Alma which does not exist anymore.
Strassburg Assiniboia West/Ouest 12 24 22 W 2
(Present location of Strasbourg [current spelling] is at 25-24-22-W2) 1886 location
Striped Blanket Band no. 69
Administered by the Moose Mountain Agency. See 1901 census placename Moose Mountain Agency.
Strodiyuka 33-32-W1 is mentioned on the 1901 census at Pelly 203-x(2)-2
Stroidiyuka 34-31-W1 is mentioned on the 1901 census at Pelly 203-x(2)-2
Sturgeon Lake Saskatchewan 51 1 W 3
There is presently a Sturgeon Lake Indian Reserve at 15-51-1-W3 which is enumerated herein.
Sturgeon Lake See Voir Athabaska, Unorganized Territories / Territoires Non Organis"s

Sturgeon River Saskatchewan
In 1914, a P.O. named Sturgeon River was est. at 13-52-3-W3. c1888-1889 HBC post which is north of Prince Albert approx Tsp 51.c1798 independent trading post est.
Summerberry Assiniboia East/Est 7 17 8 W 2
1884 and present location.
Surprise Valley Assiniboia West/Ouest 3 22 W 2
1900 Location (No section given for P.O.) Surprise Valley does not exist anymore. 1901 census covers Tsp2-Rge 22, Tsp3-Rge 23, Tsp 2-Rge 23, Tsp 1-Rge 22, Tsp 1-Rge 23, Tsp 1- Rge 24. This is SW of present day Ceylon 11-6-20-W2 and SW of Radville 12-6-18-W2.
Swift Current Assiniboia West/Ouest 25 15 14 W 3
1883 P.O. est. Location is given for 1898. (Present location is at 25-15-14-W3) Swift current area enumerates 17-12-W3, 18-13-W3, 15-13-W3, 14-15-W3. Swift Current area enumerates also: Waldeck, Rush Lake, Seward.

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