Irene Ternier Gordon

Writer and Historical Researcher


Welcome to my website. I am an author and researcher with a particular interest in Western Canadian history and the fur trade.  Click What’s New for information about the book I am presently writing. Its working title is Alexander Ross and His Country-Born Family. I hope to have it published in summer 2020.

My publication credits include:

Letitia Hargrave: Mistress of York Factory

Laird of Fort William: William McGillivray and the North West Company

People of the Fur Trade: from Native Trappers to Chief Factors

Tecumseh: Diplomat and Warrior in the War of 1812

A People on the Move: The Métis of the Western Plains

Sir Robert Borden: The shy guy who challenged an empire

The Battle of Seven Oaks and the Violent Birth of the Red River Settlement

Grey Owl: The Curious Life of Archie Belaney

Marie-Anne Lagimodière: The Incredible Story of Louis Riel’s Grandmother


To order books directly from me, go to the Book Orders page.

For more information about me and my work, click onto any of the links on the navigation bar.

My books are also available in some book stores and in gift shops in museums across the Prairies.

Part of the Saskatchewan Archaeological Society Display taken at Wanuskewin Heritage Park near Saskatoon in September 2012.
Photo by Rachelle Ternier.

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