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Battleford

 -  1883 -1914

Religious Entity: Anglican

The Battleford school was Canada’s first industrial residential school. It opened in 1883, under Anglican administration. During the 1885 rebellion, the school closed and the building was later occupied by troops. An 1890 inspection concluded that the school had no fire protection and a sanitation system that was an invitation for an epidemic. By 1910 the farm was not productive and the school could not attract or keep qualified teachers; four years later the school was closed.


Remembering the Following Students:

NameDate of Death (Year/Month/Day)
Albert Sylvestre1927-09-19 or 1927-09-20
Aldina Kewaskunikere1909-10-17
Alex Byhette1951-08-14
Alex Grandfarandca. 1937
Alex Opikew1927-09-19 or 1927-09-20
Alfred Laliberte1927-09-19 or 1927-09-20
Alice Garr1961-10-12
Antoine Derocher1927-09-19 or 1927-09-20
Claire Lariviereca. 1945
Elise Durocher1947-05-04
Emile Didgereca. 1937-03-01
Emilie Dazay1948-04-06
Ernest Bishop1927-09-19 or 1927-09-19
Eva Francois1952-04-19
Francois Deneyozare1943-05-03
Françoise Billetteca. 1933-08-01
Frank Kimberly1927-09-19 or 1927-09-20
Freddy Bishop1927-09-19 or 1927-09-19
Hermas Piche1942-07-02
J Darazelca. 1937-12-01
Jean Baptiste Blackbird1952-02-23
Jeanne D’arc Naurayica. 1937
Jimmy Piwapiskus1927-09-19 or 1927-09-20
Joseph Sayees1927-09-19 or 1927-09-20
Josette Couillonneur1945-02-13
Jules Couillonneur1927-09-19 or 1927-09-20
Lazarus Charlesca. 1896
Leon Gunn1935-11-01
Leon Mongrandca. 1937
Louis Betcheldekdhica. 1937
Magloire Billette1935-12-10
Marcel Awikotsaceca. 1937
Marie Adeline Piche1954-10-04
Marie Alexandrine Opikokew1945-01-30
Marie Christine Dawatzareca. 1937-03-01
Marie Eulalie Piwapsiskusca. 1937
Marie Suzanne Opikokewca. 1937-06-01
Martel Lenaigre1927-09-19 or 1927-09-20
Moise Larivere1927-09-19 or 1927-09-20
Nephirin Morin1927-09-19 or 1927-09-20
Octavie Didzereca. 1937-03-01
Patrick Gro Ventre1927-09-19 or 1927-09-20
Paul Nezcrocheca. 1937-03-01
Ralph Calah1884-05-26
Raphael Corrigal1927-09-19 or 1927-09-20
Rodrique Piwapiskus1927-09-19 or 1927-09-20
Sampson Whitehead1891-11-11
Samuel Gardner1927-09-19 or 1927-09-20
Simon Sayees1927-09-19 or 1927-09-20
Therese Lariviereca. 1937
Therese Piwapiskusca. 1937
Thomas Alcrow1927-09-19
Victoria Pewapiskusca. 1937
AlbertNot known
Albert SmithNot known
Alexander SakepukawNot known
Angus StoverNot known
Annie PeyachewNot known
Benjamin CrowNot known
Caroline BirdNot known
Cecil BritonNot known
Christina MartellNot known
CrookedneckNot known
Delia McintyreNot known
Edward DraycottNot known
Edward PooyarNot known
Edwin HarwinNot known
Emily BirdNot known
Emma HigginsNot known
Evelyn SharpeNot known
Fanny HallNot known
Flora DobbsNot known
George PaulNot known
Harriot PanbrunNot known
Henri SukkumanNot known
Hugh KingNot known
James CrainNot known
Jane ParkerNot known
Jessie ChamberlainNot known
John KennedyNot known
John MerastyNot known
John MoosominNot known
Joseph [Laflsur]Not known
Joseph CharlesNot known
Joseph HopeNot known
Joseph ThunderbearNot known
Lazarus CharlesNot known
Lizette FiddlerNot known
Lydia WhiteheadNot known
Margaret BirdNot known
Mary Ann BlackNot known
Mary BarnesNot known
Mary Jane HeadNot known
Patrice PirchetoNot known
Peter PetersonNot known
Peter SmithNot known
Philip ArmstrongNot known
Richard WhitecapNot known
Robert LightfootNot known
Sarah BritonNot known
Sarah ThomasNot known
Solomon SteersmanNot known
Sophia WhitecapNot known
Victoria WardNot known
William ArmstrongNot known
William ChevaiseNot known
William MillieNot known
William SteersmanNot known