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Lucier, Lussier | Metis, 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  |  LUCIER, LUSSIER


  • Surname lists: Surname Anchor Posts
  • Regions:  Manitoba, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Western Canada
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Mixed heritage: Cree, French
  • Associated surnames: Beauchamp, Belhumeur, Bird, Bouvet / Bouvette, Boyer, Brabant, Brazeau, Brown, Calder, Chartier, Deguire, Desjarlais, Ducharme / Descoteaux, Dumont / Dumond, Farquarhson, Favel, Gaudry, Lachevrotiere, Lagemodiere, Laplante, Lavallee, Laviolette, Munro.
  • Misc.: 
  • 1.  In western Canadian records, both the Lucier and Lussier spellings are commonly used (often by the same individual across different records).
  • 2.  Toussaint Lucier (m. Louise Brazeau) was involved in the  1885 North-West Resistance (formerly known as The North-West Rebellion).  The 1885 North-West Resistance included Metis and other indigenous peoples (Cree, Kainai, Piikani, Saulteaux and Siksika) and was in response to broken treaties, starvation and encroachment on their lands by new settlers in what are now Saskatchewan and Alberta. The resistance fighters were defeated and Canada’s federal government asserted its control over the area.    [Source: Veterans and Families of the 1885  Northwest Resistance, Lawrence Barkwell, Louis Riel Institute]. See External Links  below for more information. 


CENSUS DISTRICTS  |  LUCIER, LUSSIER


Manitoba

Macdonald  |  Portage La Prairie k-13 

Selkirk  |  Luciers in St. Francois-Xavier (1901)

Selkirk  |  Lusiers in St. Francois-Xavier (1901)

 

Saskatchewan

North Battleford [222-9] 45 (1921)   Aug 2022

The Territories  |  Carlton (1901)  Lucier

 

Quebec

Laprairie-Napierville  | Caughnawaga I.R.  (1921)  Lussier

 


MARRIAGES  |  LUCIER, LUSSIER


BAST [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [MB]   Apr. 2022

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

D …     [CDN Marriage Extracts]  

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 


RELATED POSTS  |  LUCIER, LUSSIER


INDEXES

Main Index: Canadian Census Extracts by Region & by Nation

Index: Canadian Marriage Extracts in Alphabetical Order

Index: First Nations and Metis Surname Lists

 

OTHER POSTS (not indigenous)

Index: Cimetière des Soeurs Grises  Lussier

Index: St-Constant Cemetery  Lussier

Index: Cimetiere de la paroisse de St-Joachim  Lussier

 

EXTERNAL LINKS

Lucier, Toussaint [Institut Gabriel Dumont]

North-West Resistance [The Canadian Encyclopedia]

Veterans and Families of the 1885  Northwest Resistance [Louis Riel Institute]

 

 

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