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Bernard |  Metis, Algonquin, Chippewa, Maliseet, Micmac, Mixed heritage: Abenaki, Cree, Iroquois, 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  |   BERNARD


  • Surname lists: Surname Anchor Posts,  Metis (ON)
  • Regions:  Alberta, New Brunswick, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Western Canada
  • Ethnicity:  Metis, Algonquin, Chippewa, Maliseet, Micmac, Mixed heritage: Abenaki, Cree, Iroquois, French
  • Associated surnames:  Anahawattum, Atemakekat, Barnaby / Barnabe, Basile / Bazil, Buckshot, Caplin, Chalifoux, Charette, Christmas, Cloud, Collins, Commandant, Condo, Croteau, Daigle, D’Ailleboust/Diabo, Didime / Dedame, Denys, Doucet, Dube, Ducharme, Francis, Gabriel, Ginnish, Googoo, Ishpatao, Jerome, Jocks, Julian, Kistenawattum, Knockwood, Labove, Lafford, Lambert, Langlois, Laporte, Larry, Legros, Lewis, Malle, Martin, Menikapau, Messier, Mestenepeo, Mestokosho, Meuse, Mickosihave, Moonias, Morrison, Murphy, Murray / Merry, Nicholas, Nocout, Nolin, Papineau, Paul, Perrier, Pictou, Racine, Recollet, Sacobie, Sappier, Saulis / Solis, Saulteau, Showanon, St. Louis, Sylleboy, Tanaskon, Tionatak8weinte / Nelson, Toney, Tremblay, Whiteduck, Whiteford, Whitford.
  • Misc.: –  1. These are five early Algonquin Bernard couples from the Maniwaki region: Charles Bernard Elisabeth Vanasse, Charles Bernard (aka Racine / Louis) & Elisabeth VanasseJean-Baptiste Bernard Anne Kaiataiesha (aka Simon). Matthew / Mathias Bernard Christine Anne Partridge, Paul Bernard (aka Narrison) & Catherine Papineau [Source: Jean-Guy Paquin].   32. The Metis Nation of Ontario recognizes Nelson Bernard and Marie Catherine Papineau as a root ancestor couple. Their line descends through their offspring:  Cecelia Bernard  (m. Samuel Whiteduck),  Jean-Baptiste Bernard (m. Elizabeth Unknown surname), Marie Catherine Bernard (Alfred Salter). Marie Elizabeth Genevieve Bernard (m. Louis Decaire), Marie Josephte Bernard (m. Andrew Landon), Mary Ann Bernard (m. Charles Langlois),  Mathieu Bernard (m. Marie Nash), Paul Bernard (m. Anastasia Therese Benoit Francois),
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CENSUS DISTRICTS  |  BERNARD


ALBERTA

Edmonton East | City of Edmonton (1921)

Victoria  |  Grand Rapids (1911) 

Victoria  |  Saddle Lake I. R.  (1911)

NEW BRUNSWICK

Carleton  |  Woodstock I.R.  (1911)

Gloucester  |  Bathurst   (1911)

Northumberland | Alnwick  (1881) 

Northumberland  |  Alnwick   (1911)

Bernard in Northumberland  |  Northesk  (1881)   Mar 2022

Bernards in Northumberland  |  Glenelg (Parish (1921)   Mar 2022

Restigouche & Madawaska  |  Edmunston I.R.  (1921)

Bernard in Victoria  |  Madawaska  (1881)   Mar 2022

Victoria-Madawaska  |  Tobique (1911)

Victoria  |  Perth  (1901)

Victoria & Carleton  |  Perth Tobique 44 (1921)

Victoria & Carleton  |  Perth Tobique 45  (1921)

Victoria-Madawaska  |  Tobique  (1911)

Westmorland | Fort Folly I.R.  (1921)

Bernard in Westmorland  |  Dorchester  (1881)   Mar 2022

Bernard in Westmoreland  |  Moncton (City)  Penitentiary  (1921)

Bernard in Westmorland  |  Shediac  (1881)  Mar 2022

NOVA SCOTIA

Antigonish | Micmac Indian Reserve (1911)

Antigonish & Guysborough  |  Indian Reserve (1921)

Bernards in Cape Breton  |  Grand Narrows  (1881)   Mar 2022

Cape Breton |  Grand Narrows (1901)

Cape Breton North |  Indian Reserve  (1911)

Cape Breton North & Victoria  |  North Sydney Indian Reserve (1921)

Cape Breton South & Richmond | Indian Reserve  (1921)

Colchester  |  Truro (1901)

Colchester  |  Millbrook Indian Reserve (1911)

Colchester  |  Millbrook Indian Reserve (1921)

Cumberland, Amherst (1881) 

Digby  |  St. Bernard (1881)

Halifax  |  Micmac Indian Reserve  (1921)

Inverness  |  Whycocomagh | Mi’kmaq (1911)

Inverness  |  Whycocomagh | Mi’kmaq (1921)

Pictou  |  Indian Reserve  (1911)

Pictou  |  Indian Reserve  (1921)

Sydney I.R. | Mi’kmaq (1911)

ONTARIO

Nipissing | Anglin |  (1911)  

Nipissing  |  Killarney G1  (1901)   Apr 2022

Peterborough East  |  Dudley, Dysart, Harcourt  (1881)  

Renfrew North | Algona South (1901)

Renfrew North |  Indian Reserves  (1911)

Renfrew North  | Golden Lake I.R.. South Algona (1921)

Bernard in Parry Sound  |  McConkey & Hard (1921)   Mar 2022

PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND

Prince |  Indian Reserve (1921)

Bernards in Prince  |  Lot 3  (1881)  Mar 2022

Bernards in Prince  |  Lot 4  (1881)   Mar 2022

Bernards in Prince  |  Lot 12 (1881)   Mar 2022

Prince  |  Lot 12 (1891) 

Prince West | Lot 12  (1901)

QUEBEC

Bonaventure, Mann (1881) 

Bonaventure  | Mann  (1921)

Bonaventure | Maria I.R.  (1921)

Bonaventure  |  Restigouche  Indian Reserve (1911)

Chateauguay  |  Sault St. Louis  (1901)

Chicoutimi & Saguenay  |  Unorg. Terr.  (1881)   Bernardish 

Laval-Deux-Montagnes  |  L’Annociation, Oka I.R.  (1921)

Nicolet  | Becancour  (1881)

Nicolet  |  Becancour I.R.  (1901)

Nicolet  |  Becancourt Wolinaki (1911)

Nicolet  |  Becancourt I.R. (1921)

Bernards in Ottawa  |  Egan and Maniwaki  (1881)   Mar 2022

Pontiac  |  Temiskaming I.R. (1921)

Bernard in Pontiac  |  Unorganized Territory (1881)  Mar 2022

Pontiac  |  Unorganized Territory (1901)

Temiscouata  |  Cacouna  (1921)

Wright  |  Maniwaki (1901)

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

Wright  |  Maniwaki I.R.  (1921)

Wright  |  Michomis  (1911)

Wright  |  Subdistrict 29 (1921)

SASKATCHEWAN

Assiniboia  |  Spy Hill (1901)  Barnard

Battleford  |  Canoe River, Ile a la Crosse  (1911)

Battleford  |  Fond du Lac  (1911)

Battleford  |  Indian Reserve  (1911) 

Battleford  |  English River, Clear L., Canoe L, La Plonge  (1911)


MARRIAGES  |   BERNARD


B …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NB-QC]

BENA  [CDN Marriage Extracts]    [AB-NB-NS-ON-PEI-QC-Western Canada Metis Scrip] 

CLOU  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

D …  [CDN Marriage Extracts] [NB-QC]

F …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NB]

G  …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NB]

JACQ   [CDN Marriage Extracts] 

KASA   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [PEI]

LAHO … [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NB-ON]

LAUG …   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB]

MEGA   [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [QC]

MOBE   [CDN Marriage Extracts  [AB-ON]

NICH    [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [AB-NB-QC]

PETE  [CDN Marriage Extracts] [NS]

S …  [CDN Marriage Extracts]  [NB-ON-QC]

THOR  [CDN Marriage Extracts] [NS]

WHE– Z  [CDN Marriage Extracts] [ON]


RELATED POSTS  |  BERNARD


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

French Canadian Pioneers: The Bernards of Quebec

EXTERNAL LINKS

Bernard, George, Chippewas, Rama Nation [Archives Canada]

Bernard, Mary, Whykokamagh, Cape Breton – Image [Archives Canada]

May 2, 2021 - Posted by | . | , ,

2 Comments »

  1. My great grandmother was a New Brunswick Bernard. Her line connects to the Wysote line down from the Boudot line.

    Liked by 1 person

    Comment by bullnterrier | May 3, 2021 | Reply

    • That’s interesting. It wasn’t until I started compiling the Bernard surname data that I realized how it was connected to so many different First Nations across Canada. Thanks for the comment. Evelyn

      Liked by 1 person

      Comment by Evelyn Yvonne Theriault | May 3, 2021 | Reply


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