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Fournier | Metis, Ojibway, Salteaux, Mixed-heritage: Cree | 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 lists: Surname Anchor Posts, Metis (ON)
  • Regions:  Alberta, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Western Canada
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Ojibway, Salteaux, Mixed-heritage: Cree
  • Associated surnames:  Asham, Belguard, Bell. Brazeau / Creole, Chevrette, Corbiere, Cote, Daniels, Dubien (Desbiens ?), Groslouis, Henri / Pied-blanc, Labatte, Lacouture, Larose, Mercredi, Methot / Methode, Nakinos, Pelletier, Sanderson, Sayer, Simon Leblanc, Tanascon, Tanguay, Vallee, Vasseur, Vivier.
  • Misc.:  – There are Algonquin Fourniers who descend from Antoine Fournier and Marianne Simon / Leblanc (daughter  of Benjamin Simon and Marie Louise Commandant)  [Source: Jean-Guy Paquin].



The Territories  |  Fourniers in St. Pierre   (1901)


Qu’Appelle   |  Indian Agency  (1911) 

The Territories  |  Assiniboia E.  | Muskowpehung & File Hills   (1901)


Algoma |  Spanish River (1881)

Nipissing  |  Spanish A2 (1901)   Apr 2022

Thunder Bay & Rainy River | Nipigon House Post (1911)


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

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

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

CARI   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]

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

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

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

GIRO   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

H …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

N …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

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

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

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

T …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  

V  …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]    [MB]



Main Index: Canadian Census Extracts by Region & by Nation

Index: Canadian Marriage Extracts in Alphabetical Order

Index: First Nations and Metis Surname Lists


Caughnawaga Census 1921 | Households 101 – 120

… Of Mounties and Caughnawaga – (1)

French Canadian Pioneers: The Fourniers of Quebec


HBC Fort Pelly (63/64), Servants/Free Traders [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

January 2, 2021 - Posted by | . | , ,

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