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Nadeau |  Metis, Mixed heritage: French | Surname Anchor Posts

Index:  Indigenous, Metis & Mixed-Heritage Surname Anchor Posts

Each of these posts is dedicated to one surname that is carried by someone connected to indigenous, Metis or mixed-heritage people in Canada.  Please be aware that it’s a synthesis of the information I’ve collected in my personal research throughout the years and is by no means complete!






  • Surname lists: Metis, Surname Anchor Posts
  • Regions:  Alberta, Quebec
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Mixed heritage: French
  • Associated surnames:  Arnault, Bourdon, Cardinal, Daze, Firestone, Forcier, Gladeau (Gladu ?), Jocks, Laliberte, Marchand, Moignan, Nipissing, Picard, Poisson Blanc, Young.
  • Misc.:  1. Pierre dit Lacorde Nadeau and Josephte Cardinal  (m. 1857) are an early recognized Western Canadian Metis couple.  2. Some Quebec Nadeaus in my marriage records intermarried with the Montagnais.  3. The Nadeau surname appears in recognized Ontario Metis lineages.





Athabaska Landing  (1901)





ANAH  …  | Native – First Peoples – Metis [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB]


F  ….  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB]


JACQ   [CDN Marriage Extracts]


LAHO   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [Western Canada Metis Scrip]


MARB   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [Western Canada Metis Scrip]


MOBE    [CDN Marriage Extracts  [Western Canada Metis Scrip]


N …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB-QC]


WHE– Z    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB]





List of Metis Surnames (Ontario)

Index:  Indigenous, Metis & Mixed-Heritage Surname Anchor Posts





November 29, 2020 - Posted by | . |

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