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Bellegarde | Metis, Cree,  Mixed-heritage: Cree, French | 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  |  BELLEGARDE


 

  • Surname lists: Surname Anchor Posts.  
  • Regions:  Saskatchewan, Western Canada
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Cree,  Mixed-heritage: Cree, French
  • Associated surnames: Amyotte, Baron, Bonneau, Cardinal, Delorme, Desjandons, Dumont, Fayant, Ferguson, Fidler,  Gaudry, Hamelin, Jodan (Jordan ?), Julie, Klyne, Landry, Laverdure, Leveille, McKay, Pastemins / Missinyahukan,  Parisien, Pelletier, Poitras, Racette.
  • Misc.: – 1. One Red River Metis lineage begins with the couple Louis Bellegarde (son of Alexis Bellegarde and Marguerite Dufort) and Elizabeth Cardinal (daughter of Jeremy Cardinal and Marie Louise Adam) through their offspring: Alphonsine Bellegarde (m. Joseph Poitras), Francois Bellegarde (m. Euphrosine Laverdure), Louis Bellegarde (m. Mary Moreau), and Pierre Bellegarde (m. Marie Fidler).  2. Please scroll down for External Links.

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Lapensee | Metis | 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  |  LAPENSEE


 

  • Surname lists: Metis, Surname Anchor Posts.  
  • Regions:  Ontario, Saskatchewan
  • Ethnicity:  Metis
  • Associated surnames: Cadotte, Dorion, Dupuis, Dusome, Gendron, Green, Grisdale, Laframboise, McIntyre.
  • Misc.:  1.  One Red River Metis lineage descends from Seraphin Lapensee and Philomene Therrien through their  son:  Adolphe Lapensee and his three wives Catherine Cadotte, Marie Linklater, Catherine Cook. Other offspring include: Clara / Flora Lapensee (m. Joseph Lalonde), Ernest Lapensee (m. Marguerite-Marie Carriere)Felicite Lapensee (m. Azarie Pigeon), Ferdinand Lapensee (m. Cecile Chatelain), Joseph Lapensee (m. Lorette Tierney), Marie-Anne Lapensee (m. Raoul Perron), Orphyr Lapensee (m. Beatrice Lalonde). 2. Please see below for External Links. 3. Alternative spellings of Lapensee include Lapensie (common) and census record misspellings/typos such as: Lapanser, Lapensier, Laponsee etc.

 

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Villebrun | Metis, Mixed-heritage: Ojibway, Cree, French | 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  |  VILLEBRUN

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Lizotte | Metis, Mixed-heritage: French | 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  |  LIZOTTE

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