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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 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.





Renfrew North  |  Mattawa | Algonquin (1881)





DOKIS  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]  


G …    [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON]


GIRO   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]


LAHO   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [SK]


MCCU   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON]






List of Metis Surnames of Ontario

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



French Canadian Pioneers: The Lapensees of Quebec



Lapensee, Seraphin [Red River Ancestors]





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