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Some Bellevilles of St Liguori (Montcalm) | 1/2

Looking for information about my Belleville ancestors. My great-grandfather was Adelore Belleville (1870-1927). I think he was born in Saint-Liguori (Quebec) and his parents were Jean and Eveline Belleville. Adelore immigrated to Michigan, USA.  David Gustafson

St-Liguori Montcalm Quebec - historic village



The following is the only family that I have found in that area and period of time containing some of the names you’ve mentioned. If you are able to confirm that this is your family I can help you climb your family tree.  Perhaps you have the name of Adelor’s wife, or others who moved to the States with him? Continue reading

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Severn Post | Cree, Mixed (1911)

Main Index: Native/First Peoples/Metis Surnames | Census Extracts


This is part of a larger project to locate surnames carried by Natives, First Peoples and Metis in Eastern Canada. In this series of posts, I list surnames carried by Aboriginal (or part Aboriginal) individuals in the 1901 and 1911 census for the eastern provinces of Canada. Note: There are regular updates including external links (e.g. maps, encyclopedia) and added information (e.g. specific tribal affiliations). The companion series – Native/First Peoples/Metis Surnames of Eastern Canada – Marriage Records contains many of the same surnames as well as others. Continue reading

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