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Collard | Innu Montagnais, Mixed-heritage: Montagnais, 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: Surname Anchor Posts
  • Regions:  Quebec
  • Ethnicity:  Montagnais, Mixed heritage: Montagnais, French
  • Associated surnames:  Andre, Bacon, Bellefleur, Canape, Copeau, Desterres, Estlo, Fontaine, Hervieux, Labbe, Moreau, Nanipou / Nanipu, Nokutash, Paul, Riverin, Rousselot, Shetiaban, Simon, St. Onge, Vachon, Vallee, Vollant / Volant.
  • Misc.:  My marriage database contains both Innu Montagnais First Nations individuals as well as mixed Montagnais / French marriages as listed in a study by the Communauté Métisse du Domaine du Roy et de la Seigneurie de Mingan.  Some mixed French/Montagnais descendants self-identify as Metis (see Etienne Rivard’s discussion paper).





Chicoutimi & Saguenay  |  Bersimis  (1901)

Chicoutimi & Saguenay  |  Bersimis  (1911)

Chicoutimi – Saguenay  |  Bersimis  (1921)





B …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


BAST   [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]


C …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


CLOU    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


COON    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]


DELM   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


E …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


F  …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]


H…    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


L …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


NICH   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


PETE    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


R  …     [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]


ROBE    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [QC]


S …     [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


SIMO    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]


V ..     [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]






Main Index: Canadian Census Extracts by Region & by Nation

Index: Canadian Marriage Extracts in Alphabetical Order

Index: First Nations and Metis Surname Lists



French Canadian Pioneers: The Collards of Quebec




December 23, 2020 - Posted by | . | , ,

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