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First Nations, French Canadians & Acadians

Lafond | 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 lists:  Surname Anchor Posts
  • Regions:  Quebec, Saskatchewan, Western Canada
  • Ethnicity: Metis, Cree, Mixed-heritage: Cree, French
  • Associated surnames: Arcand, Asselin / Ascelin, Boucher, Crane, Durant, Gaudry, Kitchen, Laliberte, McKay, Miljure, Morin, Pepin, Pontbriand dit Sansregret, Primeau, Pritchard, Racette, Sanderson, Wolfe.
  • Misc.: –  1. Many Lafords are Lafonds. 2. Scroll down to External Links below for biographical notes on Jean Baptiste “Tchehasaso” La Fond of the Muskeg Lake Cree Nation Reserve and Basil Lafond (m. Isabelle Durand).



Battleford  |  Lafonds in Battleford (47) (1911)

The Territories  |  Battleford South   (1901)

The Territories  |  Carleton Agency  (1901)

The Territories  |  Flett Springs (1901)

The Territories  |  Muskeg Lake  (1901)

The Territories  |  Prince Albert North   (1901)

The Territories  |  Willoughby  (1901)

Prince Albert  |  Petaquakeys I.R.  (1911)  June 2021


ASAI …    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

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

KASA   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [SK]

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

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

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

MOBE     [CDN Marriage Extracts   [Western Canada Metis Scrip]

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

R  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [SK]

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



Index: The Cree in Canadian Census Records

Index: Saskatchewan Census Extracts [Native – First Peoples – Metis]

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


French Canadian Pioneers: The Lafonds of Quebec


Lafond, Basil [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

LaFond, Jean Baptiste [Gabriel Dumont Institute]

March 13, 2021 - Posted by | . |

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