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Belair | Metis | 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,  Metis (ON)
  • Regions:  Ontario
  • Ethnicity:  Metis
  • Associated surnames: Beaulieu, Boyce, Chaput, Dalbec, Germain, Laporte, Laronde, McCoy, McQuarry / McQuarrie, O’Winton, St. Eloi.
  • Misc.:  
  • The Metis Nation of Ontario recognizes one Metis Belair root couple – Onesime Belair and Suzanne Laronde. This line descends through their offspring: Celina Belair (m. Leon Chaput, Joseph Mardoc McQuarry), Matilda Belair (m. John Boyce), Alphonsine Belair (m. Isidore Beaulieu), Marie Margaret Belair (m. George Boyce), Suzanne Belair (m. Adolphis Chaput), Rosa Belair (m. Treffle Malbec dit Bellaire).


Nipissing  |  Belairs in Bonfield (1901)  Note: identified as French


BAST   [CDN Marriage Extracts]    [ON]

BLAN   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [ON]

CARI    [CDN Marriage Extracts]    [ON]

LAHO    [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [ON]

MARB   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   [ON]

MCCU   [CDN Marriage Extracts]   



Main Index: Canadian Census Extracts by Region & by Nation

Index: Canadian Marriage Extracts in Alphabetical Order


French Canadian Pioneers: The Belairs of Quebec

D.Thibault & E. Scholastique Rice | Rice Family of Caughnawaga Visual Dictionary

May 22, 2021 - Posted by | . | , ,

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