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Loyer | Metis, Ojibwa, Mixed-heritage: Chippewa, Cree, 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:  Alberta, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Western Canada
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Ojibwa, Mixed-heritage: Chippewa, Cree, French
  • Associated surnames: Arcand, Collins, Courteoreille, Dauphinais, Deschambault / Deschambeault, Desjarlais, Dick, Laderoute, Laframboise, Lahaie, Lavallee, L’Hirondelle / L’Hyrondelle, Loyer,  Nipissing / Nepissing, Nippesangue, Paquett, Richard.
  • Misc.: – 






Edmonton   |  Indian Reserve   (1911)

The Territories  | St. Albert   (1901)

The Territories  |  St. Pierre   (1901)



Selkirk  |  St. Laurent |  Selkirk (1901) 

Macdonald  |  Oak Point  (1911)  April 2021



Egg Lake |  The Territories  (1901)





ANAH    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB]


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


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


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


DELM   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB]


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


LAUG    [CDN Marriage Extracts]


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


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


P …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB]


R  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [AB-Western Canada Metis Scrip]






Main Index: Canadian Census Extracts by Region & by Nation

Index: Canadian Marriage Extracts in Alphabetical Order

Index: First Nations and Metis Surname Lists



The Loyers of Quebec





January 4, 2021 - Posted by | . | , ,

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