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Bersimis Escoumins | Innu, Montagnais (1921)

Index: Native Surname Census Extracts


This is part of a larger project to locate surnames carried by Canadian Natives, First Peoples and Metis.. In this series of posts, I list surnames carried by Aboriginal (or part Aboriginal) individuals in the Canadian 1901, 1911 and/or 1921 census records. 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.


1. To reach the original census records for the district named below, you can click on the External Links at the bottom of the post.

2. You can also click on each individual surname to reach its listing in one of the census records (usually 1901 or 1911).

3. Surnames highlighted in orange also appear in the Marriage Records (although often spelled differently). 




Census Data:

Enumeration district: Quebec, Bersimis I.R., Sept Canton Unis, St Marcellin, Les Escoumains




Adley  – Andre


Bacon  – Bastien? –  Bellefleur

 Bellefleure  –  Benoit –  


Canape  – Chetisbern?  – Chetishen

Collard  – Crepeau 


Damien  – Denis

Etienne  –  Fontaine – Hervieux


Jacques  –  Jourdain



Labbe  –  Laugier


Mack  –  Matatash  –  McTavish

  Montreuil  –  Moreau  –  Moreault



  Nontrecape  –  Otiniasewapic


Paul  – Paulin

  Pare – Pereron?  –  Picard  –  Piestash

Pikutagan  – Proud


Regis – Renon

Resad  – Rivard  – Riverin

Rock  – Ross  – Rousselot


Shukushish – Simeon  –  Simon  –  Sternish


  St Onge


Tihutsch?  – Vachon



Related Posts:

First Peoples Genealogy and History

Index: Native Surname Census Extracts

Index: The Innu Montagnais Naskapi in Canadian Census Records


External Links:

Enumeration data: Chicoutimi & Saguenay, Bersimis Indian Reserve, Sept Canton Unis, St Marcellin, Les Escoumains



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