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Morrison | Cree, Mi’kmaq, Kispiox (Gitskan) Jerome | 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 NOTES  |  MORRISON


 

  • Surname lists: Wabanaki,  Surname Anchor PostsMetis
  • Regions:  British Columbia, New Brunswick, Ontario, Quebec
  • Ethnicity:  Cree, Mi’kmaq, Kispiox (Gitskan)
  • Associated surnames:  Barnabe / Barnaby, Basque, Bonaventure, Caplan / Caplin, Clement, Condo / Condeau, Cunningham, Dafoe, Duffy, Gray, Green, Linklater, McLeod, Metallic, Moore, Paris, Paul, Paul Larocque, Robinson, Sanderson, Shaw, Smith, Sook, Stevens, Vicaire.
  • Misc.: 1. In Quebec, Morrison is spelled Morrisson. 2.  One early Morrisson settler in Western Canada was William White-Bear Morrison.  3.  One Western Metis lineage descends through the offspring of Orkneyman James Morrison and his wife Frances Sanderson who was said to be of mixed heritage.

 

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Copage | Mi’kmaq | Surname Anchor Post

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 NOTES  |  COPAGE

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Augustine | Mi’kmaq, Ojibwa, BC First Nations | Surname Anchor Post

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 NOTES  |  AUGUSTINE

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