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Loyer | Metis, Ojibwa, Mixed-heritage: Chippewa, Cree, | 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.



  • Regions:  
    • Alberta, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Western Canada
  • Ethnicity:  
    • Metis, Ojibwa, Mixed-heritage: Chippewa, Cree
  • Associated surnames:
    • Arcand, Chausse (Upd. 2023), Chartrand (Upd. 2023), Collins, Courteoreille,
    • Dauphinais, Deschambault / Deschambeault, Desjarlais, Dick
    • Gaucher (Upd. 2023)
    • Laderoute, Laframboise, Lahaie, Lavallee, L’Hirondelle / L’Hyrondelle
    • Nipissing / Nepissing, Nippesangue
    • Paquet, Richard, Thompson (Upd. 2023)
    • Vanasse (Upd. 2023).
  • Misc.: – 




Edmonton   |  Indian Reserve   (1911)

Terr. | St. Albert   (1901)

Terr.  |  St. Pierre   (1901)


Selkirk  |  St. Laurent  (1901) 

Macdonald  |  Oak Point  (1911)


Terr.  |  Egg Lake   (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]

THAN   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  2023



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