By 1853, Chief Trader George Deschambeault noted that "the number of Families at this place is surprising," and several decades later, in 1889, a chief factor reported that "the Halfbreeds
move or live depend on the HB Company for a living--as a rule they have large families.
Many of the halfbreeds
have a large acreage under cultivation and their crops were looking well.
We now have 21 head of purebred Highlands, as well as several halfbreeds
Youths are suspected of making off with one of the Capital of Culture halfbreeds
from its spot on Longmoor Lane, in Fazakerley, at about 11pm last night.
This spring, when my Indians, the halfbreeds
and the white men fought, I prevented further killing.