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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.

 


CENSUS DISTRICTS  |  MORRISON


 

BRITISH COLUMBIA

Babine Kit wan’gah | First Nations, Denis, Kilkshun (1901)

 

MANITOBA

Selkirk  |  St. Andrew’s  (1901)  June 2021

 

NEW BRUNSWICK

Alnwick  |  Northumberland  (1901)

Alnwick  | Northumberland  (1911)

 

QUEBEC

Mann & Restigouche  |  Bonaventure  (1901)

Maria I.R.   | Bonaventure (1911)

Pontiac  |  Unorg. Territory (1901)

Restigouche I. R.  |  Bonaventure (1911)

 

Mann   | Bonaventure  (1921) 

Rupert House | Cree, First Nations, Mixed (1921)

 

 


MARRIAGES  |  MORRISON


 

B …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

 

BLAN   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

 

C …     [CDN Marriage Extracts] [QC]

 

CARI   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

 

CLOU   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [CO]

 

D  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [MB]

 

GIRO   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [MB]

 

LESO   [CDN Marriage Extracts]

 

MEGA   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

 

MOBE   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB-MB-QC-Western Canada Metis Scrip]

 

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

 

SAUN    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [BC]

 

SNOW   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [BC]

 

V  …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

 

 


RELATED POSTS  |  MORRISON


 

INDEXES & LISTS

List of Wabanaki Confederacy Surnames (NB, NS, PEI, QC)

List of Metis Surnames of Ontario

Index: The Cree in Canadian Census Records

Index: The Mi’kmaq in Canadian Census Records

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

 

OTHER POSTS

The Conversion of the Oka Indians (1877) | Kanenrakenhiate, Morrison, Mercier, Dougall, de Laronde, Matthewson, Rivet

 

 

 

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