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Lafleur | Metis, Mixed-heritage: Cree, French, Iroquois | 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 in no way complete!






  • Surname lists: MetisIroquois,  Surname Anchor Posts
  • Regions: Alberta, Ontario, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Western Canada
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Mixed-heritage: Cree, French, Iroquois
  • Associated surnames: Alcros,  Beauchamp, Bourassa,  Bouvier,  Boyer, Burnstick, Callingbull, Catarat / Catarae, Cross-the-River,  Courtoreille, Desjardins,  Duchene, Genaille / Chenaille, Corrigal, Giasson, Grant / Hudson, Grosse Tete, Guilbeault, Guindon, Halcro / Halcrow, Jourdain, Karakon / Philips, Lagimoniere / Lagimodiere,  Laliberte, Lefebvre / Kwaiatonni, Lizotte, Maigates, Marie dit Legeard, Maskegon, McCallum,  Meraste, Mercredi,  Montreuil, Morin, Nuorinen, Payette, Pepin, Perras, Piwabisk, Plante / Skawennetsi,  Rice / Soniatarowane, Roy, Savard, Scott, Vadney.
  • Misc.:  1. Western Metis Lafleurs descend from the French Canadian couple Baptiste Lafleur and Marie Forcier  who settled in Red River Country in 1831. 2. The Lafleur surname was introduced to Kahnawa:ke through the mixed marriages of descendants of the couple  Stephen Lafleur and Louise Perras.





Lac La Biche  |  Territories (1901)

St. Albert  | Territories  (1901)

Lafleur in Crooked Lake | Saskatchewan (1901)

Edmonton I.R. (1911)



Carlton | Territories (1901)

Lafleur in Crooked Lake | Saskatchewan (1901)

Canoe River, Ile a la Crosse  (1911)

Green Lake I.R. |  Territories (1911)

Lafleurs in Fort Vermillion  |  Athabaska  (1901)

Indian Reserve |  Saskatchewan (1911)  March 2021





AION    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [SK]


BLAN   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [SK-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


BRAS   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB]


C …   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [AB]


COON   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]


DELM   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [SK]


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


G …    [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]


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


H  …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [Western Canada Metis Scrip]


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


J …     [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]


L …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB-ON-QC-SK-Western Canada Metis Scrip]


MARB    [CDN Marriage Extracts] [SK]


MEGA   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


MOBE   [CDN Marriage Extracts  [ON]


P  …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [Western Canada Metis Scrip]


PIGE   [CDN Marriage Extracts]


R  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]


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


S …    [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]


SIMO   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


SNOW   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


T …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]    [Western Canada Metis Scrip]


W …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB]






List of Iroquois Confederacy Surnames 

List of Metis Surnames (Ontario)

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



A – L | Six Nations Modern Surnames: Akwesasne, Kahnawake, Kanehsatake, Ohsweken, Tyendinaga, Wahta

They Passed Through Kahnawake: David and Henriette Lafleur, Stephen Lafleur and Louise Perras

Hormidas Perras & Mathilda Macomber | They Passed Through Kahnawake

An Acadian In Caughnawaga [Kahnwa:ke]: Charles-Gedeon Giasson/Chiasson

French Canadian Pioneers: The Lafleurs of Quebec






December 2, 2020 - Posted by | . |

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