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Cote | Algonquin, Metis, Saulteaux, 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 lists: Surname Anchor PostsMetis (ON)
  • Regions:  Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Western Canada
  • Ethnicity:  Algonquin, Saulteaux, Metis Mixed-heritage: French
  • Associated surnames: Bangs, Boucher, Boudrias, Brass, Budge, Catakas, Claveau, Cleary, Dekanti, Favel, Fidler, Forester, Fournier, Gregoire, Jourdain, Kee-toos-tee-ken, Kweesens, Lahache, Launiere, Leduc, Pakkenakewe, Precourt, Pizindagate, Pizindawate.
  • Misc.: –  The earliest Algonquin Cotes in the Maniwaki region were Joseph Cote (aka Pizindawatc) and his wives Annie Odjik Elisabeth Commandant, and Moise Cote (aka Pisindawatch) and his wife Cecile Pisindawatch  [Source: Jean-Guy Paquin] .



Brandon  |  Sifton  (1901)

Provencher  |  La Broquerie e-7  (1901)

Provencher  |  Township 5   (1911)


Simcoe East  | Tay M-4 (1901)


Chicoutimi & Saguenay  |  Bersimis  (1911) 

Wright  |  Maniwaki I.R., Kitigan, Zibi   (1911)


Mackenzie  |  Pelly Indian Reserve 

The Territories  |  Assiniboia E.   |  Pelly Agency  (1901)


B …  [CDN Marriage Extracts] [SK-Western Canada Metis Scrip]

BLAN    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [ON]

CARI    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC-SK]

COON    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [ON-SK-QC-Western Canada Metis Scrip]  

F  ….  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [Western Canada Metis Scrip]

KASA    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [SK]

L …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]

MICE   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

PIGE    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]



Main Index: Canadian Census Extracts by Region & by Nation

Index: Canadian Marriage Extracts in Alphabetical Order

Index: First Nations and Metis Surname Lists


French Canadian Pioneers: The Cotes of Quebec

March 4, 2021 - Posted by | . |

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